Sleek Matte Me Ultra Smooth Matte Lip Creams in Birthday Suit & Velvet Slipper

Sleek Matte Me Ultra Smooth Matte Lip Creams in Birthday Suit & Velvet Slipper

These two lip products were the result of an impromptu trip to Boots on my lunch hour after deciding last minute i wanted a nude lipstick for my night out that evening. On impulse, i picked up two of the Sleek Matte Me Ultra Smooth Matte Lip Creams.


Sleek Matte Me Ultra Smooth Matte Lip Creams in Birthday Suit & Velvet Slipper

Sleek Matte Me Ultra Smooth Matte Lip Creams in Birthday Suit & Velvet Slipper

I'd heard so many great things about the Sleek Matte Me Ultra Smooth Matte Lip Creams that it was the first stand i look at when looking for a new lip product and i think i picked these two out in less than 30 seconds. Impulsive? Yes. Worth It? Definitely.

Sleek Matte Me Ultra Smooth Matte Lip Creams in Birthday Suit & Velvet Slipper

Sleek Matte Me Ultra Smooth Matte Lip Creams in Birthday Suit & Velvet Slipper

The first shade i picked up was Birthday Suit - I've seen it do the rounds in blog posts so it was immediately the first lip product i thought of for a nude lip. It's a classic nude shade that is consider a dupe for the Kylie Lip Kit - i don't own any of them so i can't be sure but i have read on different site that it's a dupe for both Dolce K and Candy K? On me i find the nude has a slight orange tone to it, i don't know if it's affected by my own lip colour but once it dries, it does settle into a lovely nude shade.

This is really easy to apply; i sometimes struggle to get a neat application with doefat applicators but this glides over the lips easily. The product settles into the lips really well, it dries quickly and has a really nice matte finish. It actually feels pleasant to wear and isn't drying at all. In terms of staying power; this lasts on me for a good few hours before it needs reapplying but even then it fades down really nicely. I feel like this is shade I'm going to get a lot of use out of this as it's so easy to wear.

Sleek Matte Me Ultra Smooth Matte Lip Creams in Birthday Suit & Velvet Slipper

Sleek Matte Me Ultra Smooth Matte Lip Creams in Birthday Suit & Velvet Slipper

The second shade i picked up is Velvet Slipper because let's face it, i just can't resist the purple/plum shades. I believe this is one of the new additions to the range and i have to say it's such a gorgeous colour - despite intending on wearing a nude lip for my night out, i actually ended up wearing this.

Velvet Slipper is deep plum toned pink and it's so pretty. I feel like the formula is different between the two lip products as i found this one to have a slightly more tacky formula - it's still very wearable but i did find this took a little while to dry. That being said, once it did dry it didn't budge at all - even through drinking all night, it stayed in place with the colour fading down slightly.

These retail for £4.99 which is a really great affordable price, they're quality matte liquid lipsticks and their is quite an impressive range of colours available now - i have my eye on Old Hollywood next!

Have you tried the Sleek Matte Me Ultra Smooth Matte Lip Cream?
Natalie xx

3 comments:

  1. Ive not tried these yet but I love the shades x

    Zoe Mountford x

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  2. The Birthday Suit shade is gorgeous! And like I said on Instagram, the Velvet Slipper really suits you. Both look gorgeous :)

    Laura x | http://pale-girl-reviews.blogspot.com

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  3. These are two of my favourite Matte Me shades!

    Rachael xo | Girl Behind The Blue Door

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