Tuesday, 7 October 2014

REVIEW: Bobbi Brown Sheer Lip Colour Swatches!

I've been meaning to write about these lip products for almost a month now because they have become a staple in my makeup bag, but wanted to do the products justice by nailing the pictures.

Released as part of the Bobbi Brown Surf & Sand collection, they introduced 4 new colours into their Sheer Lip Colour range.  See my thoughts on 3 of them below!


#19 Summer Nude

#18 Sunlit Pink

#20 Peach Sorbet

As you can see, these lip shades are to die for.  Despite being 'sheer', they give a good amount of pigment to my lips making them so easy to apply and wear.  The have a lightweight formula which also makes them really creamy and with an added shine.

My favourite is Summer Nude (#19) which has replaced my favourite ever lipstick (Barely There by Sleek MakeUP) - shock horror!  It's just the most beautiful pink brown nude - my lips but better shade.  Peach Sorbet (#20) follows closely behind for it's stunning bright peach tones which really brighten my face up.
Sunlit Pink (#18) is my least favourite.  It's a dark brown/bronze containing hints of gold shimmer, which sounds fantastic but I just can't seem to pull off.  Saying this, I think it'd look stunning on darker skin tones and those with a tan.

These retail at £19.50 which I'd think was pricey for a sheer lipstick, but as these have such fantastic colour pay off I'm more than happy to part with the cash.  Also - I'm not too sure if these shades will be discontinued along with the Limited Edition Surf & Sand range, but I really hope Summer Nude isn't because I can't imagine life without it now!
(It's totally the shade of lipstick I'd wear on my wedding day... Just saying... Bobbi Brown please take note)!

What's your favourite sheer lipstick?

xxx

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24 comments:

  1. It's nice to see a sheer lipstick that gives so much colour! I love all of the shades, so pretty!

    www.beyondthevelvet.blogspot.co.uk

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  2. All these shades are so wearable! They all look quite similar on the lips I think but peach sorbet edges it for me :)

    Zandra // AZTEC DOLL Fashion & Beauty Blog

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  3. Those look so pretty! Next shopping trip i'm definitely going to check these out... There's something so flattering about brown based pinks and peaches x

    lana-sultana.blogspot.com

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  4. Great post and swatches, they all look really lovely on you. A go to sheer lipstick for me is Mac's Syrup or Chanel Rogue Coco Shine - 54 (Boy).

    Rachill // https://sweetsomethingsnz.wordpress.com/

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  5. They look like impressive lipsticks considering they are meant to be sheer lipsticks. x

    www.savvysuperstylish.blogspot.co.uk

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  6. Peach Sorbet looks like a winner! :-) I like sheer lipsticks.

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  7. The shades are lovely, I think my fav is the peach sorbet - on the list :) xx
    http://insaneaboutmakeup.blogspot.co.uk/

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  8. They all look stunning on you Katie. I really love Peach Sorbet..unfortunately, I haven't yet found a favourite sheer lip colour yet which is a shame, better try one of these out before they go:-) Love your posts xxxx

    scarletslippers.blogspot.co.uk

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  9. Those shades are really lovely ! It definitely has enough pigment for being sheer

    Andrea,
    GUCCI&POLA.

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  10. Love love looooove the peach sorbert - gorgeous gorgeous. You can pull of nude/peach colours flawlessly :)
    http://afterlilac.blogspot.co.uk

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  11. These are gorgeous Kate, that Sunlit Pink will be mine! I'm loving The Body Shop Colour Crush lippies for a sheer pop of colour too x

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  12. Wow!! These shades look so beautiful on you , I love how they are so wearable
    Juleshbeauty.blogspot.com

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  13. Wow!! These shades look so beautiful on you, I love how they are so wearable x
    Juleshbeauty.blogspot.com

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  14. Summer Nude is totally gorgeous! I'm really excited about these actually because I've been looking for the perfect nude lipsticks and these look to die for :-)

    www.makeupmountain.blogspot.co.uk

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  15. They all look like lovely shades but they look so similar on!

    www.peonyandpeach.blogspot.com

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  16. Loooove 'Summer Nude', all of these shades look beautiful with your skin tone! <3_<3 x

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  17. My favourite sheer lipstick is my Chanel "Saga" lipstick as it's such a beautiful pinky shade which compliments every make-up look. Adore these bobbi brown ones though..definitely tempted to make some purhcases!

    - Holly | thechroniclesofholly.blogspot.com/

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  18. beautiful colours!!

    www.mandybajwa.blogspot.com

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  19. Wow they look so beautiful on you though they are bit pricey and i think you will rock your wedding day with summer nude :)

    GlamupGirls

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  20. Absolutely gorgeous! Beautiful shades.

    www.mollysbeautylife.blogspot.co.uk

    x x

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  21. The 3rd one is soooo amazing!!!
    xo
    Stacy

    http://tastyrumors.blogspot.com/

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