If you have dry, chapped lips, you know how it feels without a hydrating lip balm in the winter. That is exactly why I keep stocking up lip balms and chapsticks throughout the year and I already have tons of them in my vanity. But when I saw these tinted lip balms launched by my favorite brand Maybelline New York, I got super excited and picked two variants immediately. The girly and attractive packaging attracted me a lot and the piece was also quite decent that made me purchase them without a second thought. Here, I’ll be reviewing the product Maybelline Bay Lips (Pink Lolita). Let’s start.
About The Brand Maybelline New York
Maybelline New York Baby Lips Loves Color lip balms have already garnered a lot of appreciation from beauty lovers around the world. But before delving deep into the review, here are a few words about the brand itself:
“From a small, family-owned business to the number one cosmetics company in America, Maybelline New York takes trends from the catwalk to the sidewalk, empowering women to make a statement, explore new looks, and flaunt their own creativity and individuality. Inspired by confident, accomplished women, Maybelline gives you scientifically-advanced formulas, revolutionary textures and up-to-the-minute, trendsetting shades effortlessly, affordably, beautifully.”
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About Maybelline Baby Lips (Pink Lolita)
Maybelline Baby Lips Loves Color is not just a basic lip balm. Rather, it provides adult strength care for baby soft lips with a translucent pop of color and shine. It is an exclusive lip-renew formula infused with ‘pure color system’ that protects and moisturizes your lips all day while adding a hint of color to them. Enriched with SPF 20 for sun protection, this next-generation lip balm gives you care and color for up to 16 hours. Your lips are visibly renewed and virtually reborn after 1 week of use of this dermatologically-tested formula.
- Net Vol.: 4 gm.
- Price: Rs. 190
- Shelf life: 3 years
- Availability: Easily available both online and offline
Maybelline New York Baby Lips Loves Color range comes in 4 super-saturated tinted shades. These are ‘Berry Crush’, ‘Rose Addict’, ‘Pink Lolita’, and ‘Cherry Kiss’.
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The complete list of ingredients is not provided on the packaging of the product. However, it claims to be a formula with vitamin E and jojoba oil that helps shed away rough dry cells from the surface of the lips for keeping them smooth, supple and cushioned all day long.
Maybelline New York Baby Lips Loves Color (Pink Lolita) lip balm comes in an attractive pick packaging that is cute and girly. It is a small tube packaging (just like the regular lipstick packaging), which fits in my jeans‘ pockets perfectly and can be carried easily. All you need to do is twist the base of the tube and apply. I like tube lip balms more than the tub ones as they are hygienic and can be used without using fingers. However, it is an opaque tube that does not allow us to see how much product is remaining inside.
Look And Feel
The lip balm is pink in color and its texture is silky smooth. It glides effortlessly over the lips. and makes them feel hydrated and super moisturized. The lip balm has a mild fruity fragrance and I actually love it a lot. However, the fragrance is not long-lasting and it vanishes after 15 minutes of application.
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My Take On Maybelline Baby Lips (Pink Lolita)
I have dry, chapped lips and the condition even worsens during the winter as they get totally ruined up because of the dry weather. So, I stock up lots of lips balms and I prefer the tinted ones as my lips are pigmented. This Maybelline Baby Lips Pink Lolita is certainly a wintertime keeper for me as it has healed my lips completely with regular usage. Now my lips look really soft and totally moisturized. However, you need to apply it regularly for this.
The color payoff of this tinted lip balm is good and 2-3 swipes give a nice tint. But if you have highly pigmented lips like mine, you may need 4-5 swipes in order to make the tint clearly visible. The pink tint, however, looks very sweet and completely natural. It also gives a subtle shine to my lips.
The lip balm stays for 3-3.5 hours on my lips, which is quite good. But the 16-hour claim is not true anyway. As I have pigmented lips, I always look for lip products which have SPF included in them and thankfully this lip balm fulfilled my need. It contains SPF 16 which keeps my lips protected from the harmful rays of the sun. I love this range of lip balm from Maybelline New York and I’m definitely going to purchase other variants soon.
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How To Use
Turn the base 1-2 times for the usage. Reapply when lips are exposed to strong sun, wind, or cold for maximum protection. Apply the lip balm to the center of your upper lip and follow the contours of your mouth. Then, glide the lip balm across the entire bottom lip. Reapply when lips are exposed to strong sun, wind, or cold for the maximum protection.
- Affordable and easily available
- Cute, girly, and attractive packaging
- Hygienic tube packaging
- Fits in the pocket easily
- Has a mild fruity fragrance
- Smooth texture, which glides easily over lips
- Non-sticky texture
- Doesn’t feel heavy
- Moisturizes lips really well
- Gives a natural, light pink tint to lips
- Contains SPF 16
- Makes lips soft and smooth
- Repairs dry lips when used regularly
- Stays for 3-3.5 hours
- The 16-hour claim is not true
- The light pink tint does not show on pigmented lips
This lip balm moisturizes and hydrates dry lips beautifully, which last for more than three hours. It also repairs chapped lips when used regularly. The packaging is very girly. It gives a nice pink tint and has SPF too, which makes it a worthy product.
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