Pixi MatteLast Liquid Lip giveaway

Pixi by Petra MatteLast Liquid Lip

Pixi by Petra always has some delicious treats for us and today I’m featuring their MATTELAST LIQUID LIPS. 6 shades altogether that make up some extremely pretty colors for you to enjoy.

Pixi MatteLast Liquid Lips

There are a few things to note with Pixi’s Liquid Lip products that make them unique. Pixi loves to use Rose Hip Seed Oil (and rose water and oils) in products and the MatteLast Liquid Lips contain this. There is full color payoff with these liquid lips and you are done in a single stroke.

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Pixi MatteLast Liquid Lip applicator

These are hydrating, long wearing and dry down pretty quickly. The applicator is unique and provides an even application. Now to show you what’s up for grabs (and what isn’t too).

• Prep: Gently exfoliate lips to smooth and condition
• Apply: Outline lips with the point of the applicator. Apply a thin layer to clean bare lips, allowing colour to set.

AU NATURELLE

This is the most natural looking of the 5 I have. I’d describe it as a dark peachy pink.

Au Naturelle (from pixibeauty.com)

Au Naturelle

MATTE BEIGE

Just as it sounds.

Matte Beige (from pixibeauty.com)

Matte Beige

PASTEL PETAL

On me this is a brown pink. It’s not a pastel once on my lips which makes me a little unhappy.

Pastel Petal

Pastel Petal (from pixibeauty.com)

REALLY ROSE

Really Rose is my favorite shade. If I were to buy a dark lip this would be the one.

Really Rose (from pixibeauty.com)

Really Rose

EVENING ROSE

A little darker than Really Rose, the darkest of the group

Evening Rose

Evening Rose

The one I don’t have but that looks beautiful is Prettiest Pink.

Prettiest Pink (from pixibeauty.com)

If you are a fan of matte lips than you can’t go wrong with Pixi by Petra MatteLast Liquid Lip. Not only are they cruelty free and paraben free but they are comfortable for a matte and long lasting. Of course oily foods aren’t a match for a long last as the color will break down. But reapplying after isn’t a problem.

Pixi by Petra MatteLast Liquid Lip

Here’s the rules for our GIVEAWAY  – first you must be an email subscriber of Beauty Info Zone. As many times as I say that I disqualify half a dozen people a week because there’s no proof of subscribing. Also you must comment. There are probably 4 people that are regulars that never comment so they never win even though Rafflecopter chose them. You can enter daily through Twitter too giving you more chances to win.

The giveaway is open through 7/19/18 at 11:59 p.m. EDT to US and Canada. You can win two of the 4 shades in the giveaway. I’ll be sending the two liquid lips to the winners and I’m often late on sending so forgive me if I am.

Put on your thinking cap so that in the comments you can tell me the order that you’d like to win: AuNaturelle, Matte Beige, Really Rose and Evening Rose. Good luck!  —  Marcia

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Also available at Target for $14 each

Isododecane, Trimethylsiloxysilicate, Cyclopentasiloxane, Dimethicone, Kaolin, Flavor (Aroma), Hydrogenated Polyisobutene, Synthetic Beeswax, Ethylhexyl Methoxycinnamate, Phenoxyethanol, Caprylyl Glycol, Hexylene Glycol, Tocopheryl Acetate, Rosa Rubigenosa Seed Oil. [+/- D&C Red 30 Aluminum Lake (CI 73360), Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891), Iron Oxides (CI 77499, CI 77492, CI 77491), Red 6 Lake (CI 15850), Red 7 Lake (CI 15850), F&DC Yellow 5 (CI 19140), D&C Red 28 Aluminum Lake (CI 45410), Mica (CI 77019)].

With Bombshell Cosmetics’ LipSense lips you’ll conquer the world and still have your lipstick on

Bombshell Cosmetics LipSense (Lauren Williamson)

Bombshell Cosmetics LipSense (Lauren Williamson)

What if we tell you that you can have lips that last up to 18 hours even if you kiss, eat, drink or sweat? What if we tell you that you can have lips that don’t smudge? And what if we tell you that the products we were sent by BOMBSHELL COSMETICS are  wax-free, vegan, cruelty free, gluten free, lead free and make you look and feel like a Bombshell? You can have all that and your choice of 70 shades with Bombshell Cosmetics’ LIPSENSE.

Lauren Williamson is a LipSense representative who has kindly sent three 3 different shades of their Long Lasting Lip Color plus glosses our way. She has completely convinced us that LipSense by SeneGence has improved exponentially over the years and is now a brand that we’ve fallen for. Check out our shades and our opinions.

Key Ingredients and Benefits

SD Alcohol 40 – used as a delivery system for the color technology; creates a germ and bacteria-free environment.
Paeonia Suffruticosa Root Extract – a natural calming plum flower herb.
Hypericum Perforatum Extract – also known as St John’s Wort, a natural herb used to elavate mood and treat depressions.
Tilia Cordata Flower Extract – a natural flower extract rich in flavonoids and a powerful anti-oxidant.
Isodonis Japonicus Extract – Fragrant plant extract that contains terpenes, shown to have medicinal properties to soothe skin.
Mica – an earth mineral used to give products sparkle and shine.
Titanium Dioxide – an inert earth mineral used as a thickening ingredient and sunscreen in cosmetics. It protects skin from UVA and UVB radiation and is considered to have no risk of skin irritation.

MARCIA IS LOVING BRAVO AND LUV IT

Bombshell Cosmetics Long Lasting Liquid Lip Colors, Moisturizing Gloss and OOPS Remover

Bombshell Cosmetics Long Lasting Liquid Lip Colors, Moisturizing Gloss and OOPS Remover

LipSense is a company that’s been around for a long time but they’ve changed for the better. I tried their products many many moons ago and didn’t care for them. Maybe it’s that I wasn’t used to long wear lipstick, maybe it was that I didn’t quite “get” liquid lipstick, or maybe it was that the colors were too dark for me. Whichever maybe it turned out to be, it’s all changed for me now. With 70 shades to choose from it was really hard to narrow it down. When I told Lauren that I liked a light natural lip she sent both Bravo and Luv It.

LipSense talks a lot about layering colors and having two shades is perfect for layering. BRAVO is a warm matte peachy nude that shows up quite nude on my pale lips. I’ve used it two ways: as a base for Luv It and over Luv It other times. I can see this becoming the perfect lipstick for my future purchases if they are darker than I normally wear.

Bombshell Cosmetics LipSense in Bravo

Bombshell Cosmetics LipSense in Bravo

LUV IT is a gorgeous pinky peach LipSense and it’s named appropriately for my taste. It’s a perfect shade for me since I never want my lips to be what you see first yet they are finished in a flattering color.

Bombshell Cosmetics LipSense in Luv It

Bombshell Cosmetics LipSense in Luv It

Bombshell Cosmetics Bravo (one coat) Luv It (two coats)

Bombshell Cosmetics Bravo (one coat) Luv It (two coats)

What you want to buy two of is their Gloss because you’ll want to apply this throughout the day. I have Moisturizing Gloss and it lives up to its name.

Bombshell Cosmetics LipSense Moisturizing Gloss

Bombshell Cosmetics LipSense Moisturizing Gloss

I don’t really like the feel of gloss so I don’t wear it often but this isn’t sticky and my hair isn’t attracted to it. It’s miraculous in that way. It really helps to keep your color fresh looking and your lips looking lively.

Bombshell Cosmetics LipSense

Bombshell Cosmetics LipSense

Then there’s OOPS to help remove your lips at the end of the day and to help if you make an OOPS when applying.

The only problem I’ve found with Bombshell Cosmetics is that these colors sell out quickly. I’m dying to buy Pink Champagne and another gloss (I want one in the house and one in my purse) so I’ve emailed Lauren ([email protected]) to find out when Pink Champagne will be available. I can’t wait to hear back from her.bombshell cosmetics business card

 

LISA LOVES FLEUR de LISA

Happily, Bombshell Cosmetics sent me the shade Fleur de Lisa…how appropriate!  I love the color, a shimmery medium pink. It’s definitely a shade I wear often, so the possibility of wearing this all day long without having to reapply sounded great to me.  Here is what I found:

Bombshell Cosmetics LipSense in Fleur de Lisa

Bombshell Cosmetics LipSense in Fleur de Lisa

Bombshell Cosmetics LipSense in Fleur de Lisa

Bombshell Cosmetics LipSense in Fleur de Lisa

  1.  Make sure your lips are truly dry.  One time I used this about fifteen minutes after putting on some lip cream, and it just didn’t wear well.  Clean and dry means clean and dry!
  2. With my shade, one coat was very light.  Two coats mean a pretty but still light pink.  Three coats was perfect for enough pigmentation, shimmer, and wear.
  3. Be sure to shake that bottle!!!  If it’s not well shaken, it doesn’t have as much pigmentation.Bombshell Cosmetics Lipsense
  4. Resist the urge to press your lips together in between applications.  It doesn’t take long to dry, and I get much better results when I am good about it.
  5. The hydrating lip gloss is fantastic.  It gives amazing slip without being sticky.  Love it…I even use it when I don’t wear the pink shade!Bombshell Cosmetics Lipsense
  6. With properly prepped lips, I got a good 8+hours of excellent wear time.  I have to say, this is one of the best long-wearing lip products I have ever used.  And if I get a little overzealous in my application, the Oops! Remover cleans up those edges quickly and easily.

    Now that you’ve seen 3 of the 70 shades, it’s time to visit Bombshell Cosmetics to find out more and when you can get a hold of these lovelies!  We think that Lipsense really makes sense – beautiful colors and excellent wear that doesn’t dry out lips.  What more could you ask for??  – Marcia and Lisa

    *sent for editorial consideration