Liquid lipsticks are like the bronde of makeup, becoming more and more popular by the day. Here, everything you need to know about these pigments that pack a punch, plus 10 of the best formulas you need to swipe on, stat.1. It contains the pigment of a lipstick, and the glide and sheen of a gloss. Liquid lipsticks leave behind that candy apple-like coating, minus the stick, on your lips, but you can blot them with a tissue to make them appear more matte, makeup artist Kayleen McAdams says.
2. You only need one coat. Liquid lipsticks are the lip equivalent to makeup's one-coat wonders, meaning you can achieve the opaque pigment you want with one swipe. That said, if you want to make the color more dramatic, go ahead and apply coats two and three.