Bold Lip Colours; Black, Blue & Green

Bold Lip Colours; Black, Blue & Green

Recently, there seems to be quite a craze of bright quirky lip colours and normally I'd turn a blind eye and avoid it like the plaque but I've found myself obsessed with wanting to try some of these bold, quirky lip colours so i found myself on Superdrug ordering myself some.


Bold Lip Colours; Black, Blue & Green

Bold Lip Colours; Black, Blue & Green

MUA Luxe Velvet Lip Lacquer in Splash
I never ever thought in a million years that I'd ever want a blue lipstick - it's definitely has a hint of green and looks more turquoise on than the blue it appears in the tube but it's so pretty. I personally feel like i really suit this shade and i never would have thought that, it's such an unusual shade but i really like it. I'm also really impressed with the formula of these Velvet Lip Lacquers as i honestly expected them to be a bit crap but they actually apply quite nicely, they dry comfortably and you barely feel like there's anything on the lips - not to mention, they smell really good!

Bold Lip Colours; Black, Blue & Green

Bold Lip Colours; Black, Blue & Green

MUA Luxe Velvet Lip Lacquer in Potent
This is exactly the same as Splash in terms of formula, except of course Potent is black. I don't know why but I've been wanting a black liquid lipstick for ages but i didn't want to spend too much just in case i never really wore it outside the house. I don't know if everyone would agree but i personally think i kinda suit it - it gives such a edgy, gothic element to your make up and paired with a really simple eye (winged linger, lots of mascara) i really like it. You definitely have to be really careful with the application because it's not the easiest colour to remove but i really like it - I'm just building up the courage to wear it out now.

Bold Lip Colours; Black, Blue & Green

Bold Lip Colours; Black, Blue & Green

MUA Luxe Liquid Metallic Lipstick in Flash
This isn't really a 'bold lip colour' in the same respect as the blue, black and green but it's quite unusual and quirky because it has a metallic finish. I have to say, I'm a little bit disappointed in this one - the quality is lovely; it's really creamy, pigmented, applies lovely and it sits nicely on the lips but i don't really see the metallic finish. To me, it just looks like a lip gloss. The colour also doesn't look that great on me - i don't know if that's just because I've gotten used to wearing much darker reds but i just don't know if I'll get a lot of wear out of this.

Bold Lip Colours; Black, Blue & Green

Bold Lip Colours; Black, Blue & Green

Lottie London Matte Liquid Lipstick in Queenie
Again, green is never a colour i would have ever thought to pick in a lip colour but i was really drawn to this. I really like the Lottie London Matte Liquid Lipsticks; they have a lovely formula, they're very smooth and creamy and settle nicely onto the lips. Queenie is a lovely green shade - it actually looks very similar to Splash from MUA (mentioned above) but obviously, it is a little more green toned. Again, i think i quite suit this colour and I'm considering wearing this at the end of the week for St Paddy's Day.

I'm really loving these really bold and quirky lip colours; obviously, they are not for everyone and i respect that - heck, i haven't even been brave enough to wear them outside my house yet but i love how different they are. I apologise for the many photos of my face but i just felt this post needed more than a swatch on my hand.

What do you think about the really bold and quirky lip colours?
Natalie xx

1 comment:

  1. These colours are so random! I don't think I've ever owned anything other than nudes or pinks, aha! To say they're dark, they look really nice on you, especially with you dark hair <3

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

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