I’ve been mad about matte lipsticks lately. There are so many brands coming out with great matte ranges in recent times, and new matte formulas are getting better and better; In fact, some of them wear better on my dry lips than non-mattes (I would not have believed this possible 2 years ago).
The Burberry Lip Velvets are an example of a beautifully formulated matte lipstick, with a gorgeous colour range. I looked into the Lip Velvets after Yishan from Beauty Swatch recommended them to me, and eventually ordered Antique Pink, and Rose Pink from Nordstrom (see rest of haul here).
Burberry Lip Velvet Antique Pink is a matte beige taupish pink which reminds me of vintage sepia toned photographs. It’s full coverage in one layer and gives your lips a rather romantic soft focus look.
Burberry Lip Velvet Rose Pink is a matte deep rose pink with full coverage in one layer. It’s a very sophisticated pink, and has the same soft focus effect that Antique Pink gives your lips.
Both Lip Velvets are long wearing, apply silkily, and feel feather light on the lips. Matte lipstick perfection.
Keep reading after the jump!Posted by myfunnyvalentine on Feb 20th, 2013 in FOTD, Lipstick, Reviews, Swatches | 63990 comments. Burberry+Lip+Velvet+Rose+Pink+307+and+Antique+Pink+303%3A+Review%2C+Swatches%2C+FOTD2013-02-19+22%3A27%3A40myfunnyvalentinehttp%3A%2F%2Fmyfunnyvalentineblog.com%2F%3Fp%3D6399