here are lip colours and then there are liquid mattes… With their creamy, extremely pigmented formulas, they can take any make-up look from basic to super glam in just a stroke. A good matte can help balance out the shape of your lips and make them the focal point of your make-up look. Matte lip colours generally promise a longer wear than their glossy counterparts, eliminating the need for you to refresh your pout every now and then, saving both time and money. Ideal for daywear, mattes also complement formal sartorial choices, adding in tonnes of elegance like no other. So, here are some luxurious liquid mattes we recommend you introduce into your make-up bag ASAP!
For Rich Texture
L'Oréal Paris Rouge Signature Matte Liquid Lipstick in 121 I Choose
Smudge-proof, this liquid matte comes with a precision applicator that effortlessly defines your pout and provides full-coverage in just a few swipes.
With its special oil-in-water formula, this lush matte delivers a velvety smoothness, without drying out your lips. Lightweight, yet highly pigmented, this dusty pink hue lasts all day long.
For a Neon Blast
Maybelline New York Super Stay Matte Ink Liquid Lipstick in 30 Romantic
With an intense colour pay-off, this waterproof formula does not dehydrate lips or fade away, freeing you from the vicious cycle of frequent touch-ups.
This vibrant pink lip ink transforms into a bold matte once applied that lasts for up to 16 hours. It features a unique arrow applicator, that glides the super pigmented ink onto the lips with ease and ensures precision.
For Extreme Long Wear
Lakmé Forever Matte Liquid Lip Colour in Nude Latte
This liquid matte formula is perfect for when you want to rock the no-make-up make-up look and it keeps does not cause any dryness or discomfort.
This pretty nude, in muted coffee hue is ideal for daytime wear. Designed by experts, this intense matte lasts surer long and stays put for up to 20 hours. Without the need of constant re-application, it is also smudge-proof and looks freshly put on even hours after being applied.
For Nourished Lips
Sugar Cosmetics Smudge Me Not Liquid Lipstick in 08 Wine And Shine (Sangria)
So, if you want to make a bold style statement, then this is the matte for you, which promises gorgeous lips throughout the day, sans smudging or bleeding.
This vivacious deep violet berry shade inspired by the glamour and luxury of the '20s Gatsby era is surely a head-turner like no other. Enriched with the goodness of Vitamin E, this mattifying formula has excellent colour pay-off and does not dry out lips or crack.