ILIA A Fine Romance Multi-Stick ($34.00 for 0.15 oz.) is a medium-dark plum with delicate, cool undertones and a pure sheen. It had semi-sheer shade protection that was buildable to semi-opaque protection, which made it one of many extra pigmented shades throughout the vary (for many who want or need greater protection).
The feel was light-weight, clean, and reasonably emollient however needed to be warmed up barely earlier than actually yielding shade, so I most popular to use with fingertips because of this. The product utilized evenly to my cheeks and blended out with ease because the extra gel-like consistency ensured it unfold out nicely with out lifting up base merchandise. It by no means totally dried down, so whereas it lasted for seven hours earlier than beginning to fade, it wasn’t transfer-proof–one thing to bear in mind.
As a lip product, it had extra medium protection–utilized instantly from the tube, which was the best solution to get a good layer of product–and sat pretty nicely on my lips; it stayed on for 2 and a half hours and felt non-drying.
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$34.00/0.15 oz. – $226.67 Per Ounce
The formulation is meant to ship a “mushy wash of shade” for cheeks and lips that may be utilized with “fingertips or a densely packed brush.” The product is finest for somebody who’s wanting primarily for a cream blush over a lip shade, because the latter can work however it’s short-wearing, skinny, and did not at all times sit nicely on lips (tended to emphasise texture/catch on flakes). It is on no account an ultra-hydrating lip balm, but it surely labored nicely as a cream blush.
Some of these multi-tasking merchandise typically can be utilized in multiple means, however so typically, they work nicely for a major operate; on this case, that is as a blush. The consistency was clean, dense, and balm-like that needed to be warmed up barely with fingertips or held in opposition to the cheek. The end was dewy with out being overly cheesy, but it surely by no means totally dried down, so those that want one thing extra transfer-resistant will wish to look elsewhere.
It was reasonably emollient with a gel-cream really feel, so it unfold nicely over naked pores and skin and wasn’t liable to lifting up base merchandise. It was simple to use and diffuse for a “mushy wash of shade” as described. They had been considerably buildable to medium protection if desired. The product wore between seven and eight hours earlier than fading visibly.
As a lip product, they utilized finest from the tube, as this yielded extra even protection and minimized the product catching on imperfections. The protection different from sheer to medium and had greater protection when utilized from the tube. They lasted two to 3 hours as lip merchandise.
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