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Bobbi Brown Sunset Orange & Your Majesty Luxe Lip Colors

Bobbi Brown Sunset Orange Luxe Lip Color
Bobbi Brown Sunset Orange Luxe Lip Color

Bobbi Brown Sunset Orange Luxe Lip Color ($35.00 for 0.12 oz.) is described as a “bright red.” It’s a bright, medium orange with warm, red undertones and a glossy shine. It had rich, opaque color payoff with smooth, even color coverage. The texture was smooth, creamy, and comfortable to wear as it glided on and moisturized the lips over the six hours it lasted. MAC Sail La Vie (LE, $17.00) is less glossy (95% similar). Maybelline Vibrant Mandarin (DC, $7.99) is darker, less glossy (95% similar). Givenchy Carmin Escarpin (306) (P, $36.00) is darker (95% similar). Maybelline Orange Edge (DC, $7.99) is darker (95% similar). MAC So Chaud (P, $17.00) is more muted, less glossy (95% similar). Bite Beauty Marmalade (LE, $24.00) is lighter (95% similar). Urban Decay Bang (DC, $22.00) is less glossy (95% similar). Urban Decay Bang (P, $17.00) is lighter (95% similar). Estee Lauder Carnal (P, $32.00) is darker (95% similar). Buxom Rogue (P, $21.00) is darker (95% similar). Giorgio Armani #300 (P, $32.00) is less glossy (95% similar). MAC Painted Sunset (LE, $17.00) is more muted (95% similar). Tom Ford Beauty Hiro (P, $35.00) is more shimmery, lighter (90% similar). Bobbi Brown Flame (P, $35.00) is darker (90% similar). NARS Short Circuit (LE, $26.00) is lighter (90% similar). Make Up For Ever C403 (P, $22.00) is less glossy (90% similar). Chanel Shipshape (114) (P, $37.00) is more muted, less pigmented (90% similar). Estee Lauder Impassioned (P, $32.00) is lighter, less glossy (90% similar). Makeup Geek Free Spirit (P, $12.00) is cooler (90% similar). Tom Ford Beauty Roberto (P, $35.00) is darker, more muted (90% similar). Top 20 dupes listed, see the rest. See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

Bobbi Brown Your Majesty Luxe Lip Color ($35.00 for 0.12 oz.) is described as a “Bordeaux red.” It’s a muted, dark burgundy red with warm, brown undertones and a glossy finish. It had mostly opaque pigmentation with a very emollient consistency. The formula applied easily on the lips and never tugged, but it was slippery enough that I did have some feathering after four hours of wear. The color lasted well for closer to six hours on me and left a stain behind. I found the formula hydrating and comfortable to wear overall. It was one of the better-applying formulas I have tried in this color. Bite Beauty Mulled Maple (LE, $24.00) is lighter (95% similar). Bite Beauty #001 (Reformulation) (LE, $36.00) is warmer (95% similar). Bite Beauty Black Cherry (LE, $24.00) is warmer (95% similar). Bite Beauty #001 (LE, $36.00) is warmer, less glossy (95% similar). MAC Tribalist (LE, $17.00) is more muted (95% similar). NARS Ingrid (P, $34.00) is darker (90% similar). Bobbi Brown Plum Brandy (P, $35.00) is cooler (90% similar). Maybelline Smoking Red (P, $7.49) is less glossy (90% similar). Estee Lauder Plum Bite (P, $32.00) is cooler (90% similar). Bite Beauty Liquorice (P, $26.00) is darker, less glossy (90% similar). NARS Charlotte (P, $34.00) is lighter, brighter (90% similar). Bite Beauty Scarlet (LE, $24.00) is brighter (90% similar). NARS Bette (P, $34.00) is brighter (90% similar). MAC Dionysus (P, $21.00) is darker (90% similar). Maybelline Espresso Exposed (955) (P, $7.49) is lighter, brighter (90% similar). YSL Black Red (71) (LE, $36.00) is lighter, warmer (90% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

FORMULA SUMMARY | Bobbi Brown Luxe Lip Color ($35.00 for 0.12 oz.) is supposed to have one-stroke color coverage with a hydrating, smoothing formula, and “nourishing shine.” I was impressed with the formula as a whole, as the majority of the shades were very pigmented in one pass with a creamy consistency that glided on easily. There’s a richness to the texture that does feel more “luxe” in a way. The natural-to-luminous shine level gives lips a smoother, plumper look, while the formula itself is hydrating and many shades are longer-wearing. I noticed that the lighter shades tended to perform more poorly relative to more light-medium to medium-dark-hued shades. There was a faint floral scent (that was a surprise, I wish they had gone the unscented!), but I didn’t have issues with taste and found it very subtle on (it’s no Dior/Chanel-level scent!). In general, I like Bobbi Brown’s lipstick formulas, and this one feels creamier and more hydrating than others, but for pigmentation, you can’t go wrong with this or the Rich Lip Color formula.

Bobbi Brown Luxe Lip Color Sunset Orange
Bobbi Brown Luxe Lip Color Your Majesty

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Bobbi Brown Retro Red, Red Velvet, Parisian Red Luxe Lip Colors

Bobbi Brown Retro Red Luxe Lip Color
Bobbi Brown Retro Red Luxe Lip Color

Bobbi Brown Retro Red Luxe Lip Color ($35.00 for 0.12 oz.) is described as a “blue red.” It’s a bright, medium red with subtle, cool undertones and a soft sheen. It was richly pigmented with a creamy, smooth consistency that applied beautifully. The color lasted for six and a half hours and was hydrating while worn. Urban Decay Spiderweb (LE, $18.00) is cooler (95% similar). Chanel Rouge (P, $37.00) is darker, more muted (95% similar). Shiseido Poppy (RD312) (P, $28.00) is cooler (95% similar). Cle de Peau Dragon Red (P, $65.00) is darker, cooler (95% similar). Estee Lauder Vengeful Red (P, $32.00) is lighter, brighter (95% similar). NARS Deadly Catch (LE, $26.00) is darker, less glossy (95% similar). MAC Yoni Crush (LE, $17.00) is darker, more muted (95% similar). MAC Cardinal (LE, $17.00) is lighter, less glossy (95% similar). Urban Decay 69 (DC, $22.00) is less glossy (95% similar). Estee Lauder Noirish (P, $32.00) is cooler (95% similar). Urban Decay No-Tell Motel (P, $17.00) is lighter (95% similar). Chanel Carmin (LE, $37.00) is darker (95% similar). MAC Everyday Diva (P, $23.00) is lighter (95% similar). Revlon 5th Ave. Red (LE, $7.99) is more muted, cooler (90% similar). Buxom Scoundrel (P, $21.00) is cooler (90% similar). Guerlain Rouge Parade (820) (LE, $55.00) is lighter, brighter, cooler (90% similar). Maybelline On Fire Red (P, $7.99) is lighter (90% similar). Guerlain Gala (P, $55.00) is lighter, cooler (90% similar). Hourglass Innovator (P, $32.00) is darker, more muted (90% similar). Edward Bess Eternal Passion (P, $32.00) is glossier (90% similar). Top 20 dupes listed, see the rest. See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

Bobbi Brown Red Velvet Luxe Lip Color ($35.00 for 0.12 oz.) is described as a “deep rich red.” It’s a muted, medium-dark brown-based red with warm undertones and a soft sheen. It had good color coverage with a really smooth, creamy texture that glided right on with even coverage. The color stayed on well for over six hours, left a light stain behind, and was hydrating over time. Urban Decay Bad Blood (P, $17.00) is lighter (95% similar). Hourglass Visionary (P, $32.00) is cooler (95% similar). Shiseido Real Ruby (RD502) (P, $28.00)(95% similar). Too Faced Melted Velvet (P, $21.00) is darker (95% similar). Urban Decay Rock Steady (P, $17.00) is cooler (90% similar). NARS Majella (P, $25.00) is less glossy (90% similar). Bite Beauty Tannin (P, $26.00) is cooler (90% similar). Urban Decay Heat (LE, $17.00) is more shimmery (90% similar). Urban Decay Mrs. Mia Wallace (P, $17.00) is lighter, cooler (90% similar). YSL Black Red (71) (LE, $36.00) is darker (90% similar). Estee Lauder Emotional (140) (P, $32.00) is lighter (85% similar). Shiseido Bloodstone (RD503) (P, $28.00) is darker, cooler (90% similar). Urban Decay Rock Steady (LE, $18.00) is darker, cooler (90% similar). MAC Camden Chic (LE, $19.00) is darker, more muted, less glossy (85% similar). NARS Olivia (P, $34.00) is darker, more muted (80% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

Bobbi Brown Parisian Red Luxe Lip Color ($35.00 for 0.12 oz.) is described as a “true yellow red.” It’s a bright, medium red with warm, yellow undertones and a glossy finish. It had very nearly opaque pigmentation with a very creamy, more emollient consistency (compared to the rest of the formula) that applied well without streaking. I didn’t have any issues with feathering/bleeding, but it has enough slip that it could be a concern for those who experience those issues more often. It wore well for six hours and was moisturizing while worn. Urban Decay F-Bomb (P, $17.00) is lighter, cooler (95% similar). MAC Cockney (P, $17.00) is lighter, less pigmented (90% similar). Too Faced 90210hhh (P, $22.00) is lighter, cooler (95% similar). Shiseido Real Ruby (RD502) (P, $28.00) is more muted, less glossy (90% similar). Smashbox Get Fired (P, $21.00) is lighter, less glossy (90% similar). Guerlain Calligraphy #6 (LE, ) is less glossy (90% similar). Estee Lauder Emotional (140) (P, $32.00) is lighter (90% similar). Urban Decay Bad Blood (P, $17.00) is darker, less glossy (90% similar). Urban Decay Spiderweb (LE, $18.00) is cooler (90% similar). Cle de Peau Red Lantern (P, $65.00) is cooler (90% similar). Marc Jacobs Beauty Showstopper (134) (DC, $30.00) is lighter (90% similar). Urban Decay Mrs. Mia Wallace (P, $17.00) is darker (90% similar). Tom Ford Beauty Rouge Fatal (LE, $54.00) is lighter (90% similar). Urban Decay Rock Steady (P, $17.00) is darker, more muted, cooler (85% similar). Bite Beauty Tannin (P, $26.00) is darker, more muted, cooler (90% similar). Bite Beauty Pomegranate (P, $24.00) is lighter, cooler (85% similar). Urban Decay Heat (LE, $17.00) is more shimmery, darker, more muted (85% similar). Bite Beauty Grandifolia (LE, $28.00) is lighter, brighter, warmer (80% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

FORMULA SUMMARY | Bobbi Brown Luxe Lip Color ($35.00 for 0.12 oz.) is supposed to have one-stroke color coverage with a hydrating, smoothing formula, and “nourishing shine.” I was impressed with the formula as a whole, as the majority of the shades were very pigmented in one pass with a creamy consistency that glided on easily. There’s a richness to the texture that does feel more “luxe” in a way. The natural-to-luminous shine level gives lips a smoother, plumper look, while the formula itself is hydrating and many shades are longer-wearing. I noticed that the lighter shades tended to perform more poorly relative to more light-medium to medium-dark-hued shades. There was a faint floral scent (that was a surprise, I wish they had gone the unscented!), but I didn’t have issues with taste and found it very subtle on (it’s no Dior/Chanel-level scent!). In general, I like Bobbi Brown’s lipstick formulas, and this one feels creamier and more hydrating than others, but for pigmentation, you can’t go wrong with this or the Rich Lip Color formula.

Bobbi Brown Luxe Lip Color Retro Red
Retro Red
Bobbi Brown Luxe Lip Color Red Velvet
Red Velvet
Bobbi Brown Luxe Lip Color Parisian Red

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Bobbi Brown Retro Coral, Pink Guava, Pale Coral Luxe Lip Colors

Bobbi Brown Retro Coral Luxe Lip Color
Bobbi Brown Retro Coral Luxe Lip Color

Bobbi Brown Retro Coral Luxe Lip Color ($35.00 for 0.12 oz.) is described as a “pale pink coral.” It’s a medium coral with a hint of pink and warm undertones paired with a luminous sheen. It had mostly opaque color payoff with a creamy, moderately slippery consistency, so you could see “lines” if you pressed your lips together at times. The texture is lightweight and comfortable to wear, while the color lasted for four and a half hours on me and was hydrating over time. Buxom Two-Timer (P, $21.00) is glossier (95% similar). Estee Lauder Cali Coral (P, $32.00) is cooler (95% similar). Marc Jacobs Beauty Understudy (114) (DC, $30.00) is warmer (95% similar). NARS Juliette (P, $34.00) is brighter, less glossy (90% similar). Bobbi Brown Pink Nectar (P, $28.00) is more muted, cooler (90% similar). Guerlain Fancy Kiss (LE, $37.00) is lighter (90% similar). Givenchy Brun Createur (103) (P, $36.00) is cooler (90% similar). MAC Ethereal Orchid (LE, $30.00) is more muted, less pigmented (90% similar). MAC Dreaming Dahlia (LE, $17.00) is lighter, glossier (90% similar). Tarte Rose (P, $19.00) is darker, less pigmented (90% similar). MAC Style Surge (P, $23.00) is warmer (95% similar). Tom Ford Beauty Bare Peach (23) (P, $54.00) is more shimmery, lighter (85% similar). Estee Lauder High Level (P, $32.00) is darker, brighter, cooler (85% similar). Too Faced Coral Fire (P, $22.00) is cooler (90% similar). Colour Pop Topanga (P, $5.00) is cooler (90% similar). Tom Ford Beauty Solar Affair (LE, $52.00) is more shimmery, lighter, brighter (85% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

Bobbi Brown Pink Guava Luxe Lip Color ($35.00 for 0.12 oz.) is described as a “pink tangerine.” It’s a bright, medium pink-coral with warm undertones and a luminous sheen. It had nearly full color coverage, though there was just a little translucency to the color still. The texture was light-to-medium in weight, creamy, and comfortable on. It applied with smooth, even coverage, and the color wore well for five and a half hours. I found the formula moderately hydrating while worn. Givenchy Rose Dentelle (203) (P, $36.00) is cooler (95% similar). Wet 'n' Wild What's Up, Doc? (P, $0.99) is darker (95% similar). Guerlain Geneva (48) (P, $55.00) is lighter, glossier (95% similar). MAC Hibiscus (LE, $17.00) is glossier (95% similar). Tom Ford Beauty Something Wild (46) (P, $54.00) is cooler (95% similar). MAC Toxic Tale (LE, $17.00) is brighter (90% similar). Clinique Poppy Pop (P, $18.00) is darker, warmer (90% similar). Urban Decay Tilt (P, $17.00) is lighter, brighter, warmer (90% similar). Cle de Peau Camellia (P, $65.00) is more muted, cooler (90% similar). Urban Decay Wired (P, $17.00) is lighter, brighter (90% similar). Dior Sunset (660) (LE, $34.00) is lighter (90% similar). Tom Ford Beauty Les Mepris (LE, $52.00) is more shimmery, lighter, cooler (90% similar). MAC Understanding (LE, $17.00) is more muted (90% similar). Chanel Suzy (460) (LE, $37.00) is darker, more muted (85% similar). Smashbox LA Sunset (P, $21.00) is darker, more muted, cooler (85% similar). NARS Juliette (P, $34.00) is less glossy (85% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

Bobbi Brown Pale Coral Luxe Lip Color ($35.00 for 0.12 oz.) is described as a “midtone coral cream.” It’s a light-medium peach-orange with warm undertones and a creamy, lightly glossy finish. The texture was quite creamy with light-to-medium weight to it, so it was thick enough where you could see “lines” if you pressed your lips together, and the more emollient consistency made it harder to apply evenly. It had good pigmentation, though, and lasted for four hours and was lightly hydrating. Colour Pop Oversized (LE, $5.00) is darker (95% similar). MAC Sushi Kiss (P, $17.00) is less glossy (95% similar). Colour Pop Peppermint (LE, $5.00) is lighter (90% similar). Bite Beauty Nearly Neon Peach (LE, $26.00) is darker, cooler (90% similar). MAC Gotta Dash! (P, $17.00) is lighter (85% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

FORMULA SUMMARY | Bobbi Brown Luxe Lip Color ($35.00 for 0.12 oz.) is supposed to have one-stroke color coverage with a hydrating, smoothing formula, and “nourishing shine.” I was impressed with the formula as a whole, as the majority of the shades were very pigmented in one pass with a creamy consistency that glided on easily. There’s a richness to the texture that does feel more “luxe” in a way. The natural-to-luminous shine level gives lips a smoother, plumper look, while the formula itself is hydrating and many shades are longer-wearing. I noticed that the lighter shades tended to perform more poorly relative to more light-medium to medium-dark-hued shades. There was a faint floral scent (that was a surprise, I wish they had gone the unscented!), but I didn’t have issues with taste and found it very subtle on (it’s no Dior/Chanel-level scent!). In general, I like Bobbi Brown’s lipstick formulas, and this one feels creamier and more hydrating than others, but for pigmentation, you can’t go wrong with this or the Rich Lip Color formula.

Bobbi Brown Luxe Lip Color Retro Coral
Bobbi Brown Luxe Lip Color Pink Guava
Pink Guava
Bobbi Brown Luxe Lip Color Pale Coral
Pale Coral
Pale Coral
8.5
Product
9.5
Pigmentation
8
Texture
8.5
Longevity
4.5
Application
87%
Total

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5 Favorites: Lipglosses for Layering

I love a glossy, sparkly lip, so I often top a go-to lipstick with a shimmery lip gloss to get that effect! Here’s a list of five I really like layering with 🙂

  1. Surratt Beauty Amethyste — A Cool Sheer with a Sparkle finish.
  2. Giorgio Armani #701 — A Cool Blue with a Frost finish.
  3. MAC Rags to Riches — A Warm Pink with a Sparkle finish.
  4. Bobbi Brown Naked Plum — A Cool Plum with a Glitter finish.
  5. Bobbi Brown Canary — A Warm Gold with a Glitter finish.

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Bobbi Brown Pink Cloud, Brocade, Plum Brandy Luxe Lip Colors

Bobbi Brown Pink Cloud Luxe Lip Color
Bobbi Brown Pink Cloud Luxe Lip Color

Bobbi Brown Pink Cloud Luxe Lip Color ($35.00 for 0.12 oz.) is described as a “pale pink.” It’s a light-medium pink with subtle, neutral-to-warm undertones and a light shine. It had mostly opaque color coverage with a moderately slippery texture–it does move around more than other shades, even if it is very comfortable on. I found this shade to be more high maintenance as a result, though, as you could easily see “lines” if you pressed your lips together and some color pulled into lip lines over the four hour wear time. Estee Lauder Nude Reveal (110) (P, $32.00) is lighter (95% similar). Cle de Peau Bamboo (P, $65.00) is cooler (90% similar). NARS Vanessa (P, $34.00) is darker, cooler (90% similar). Estee Lauder Mischievous Rose (P, $30.00) is lighter (90% similar). Estee Lauder Impulsive (P, $32.00) is lighter (90% similar). MAC Pleasure's All Mine (LE, $20.00) is lighter, cooler (90% similar). Tom Ford Beauty Addison (P, $35.00) is lighter, less glossy (90% similar). MAC Naked Dream (LE, $17.00) is lighter, less glossy (90% similar). Shiseido Hushed Tones (RD713) (P, $28.00) is less glossy (90% similar). MAC Viva Glam II (P, $17.00) is less glossy (95% similar). MAC Pretty Natural (LE, $17.00) is warmer, less glossy (85% similar). Colour Pop Fame (LE, $5.00) is lighter (90% similar). Guerlain Rosy Boop (369) (P, $37.00) is darker, warmer (85% similar). Givenchy Street Rose (04) (P, $34.00) is lighter, cooler (85% similar). Tom Ford Beauty Mustique (LE, $55.00) is lighter (85% similar). Colour Pop Last Call (LE, $5.00) is lighter, cooler (85% similar). MAC Dream Daze (LE, $23.00) is lighter, warmer (85% similar). MAC Boca (LE, $17.00) is less glossy (85% similar). NARS Last Tango (LE, $26.00) is darker (85% similar). Givenchy Nude Guipure (106) (P, $36.00) is warmer (85% similar). Top 20 dupes listed, see the rest. See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

Bobbi Brown Brocade Luxe Lip Color ($35.00 for 0.12 oz.) is described as a “bright purple plum.” It’s a medium-dark, cool-toned berry with red undertones and a soft shine. It had semi-opaque color payoff that went on very evenly and smoothly, which is always nice to see in a berry-hued shade (many miss in this department!). The color wore well for almost six hours and was hydrating over time. Too Faced Berry Naughty (P, $22.00) is lighter (95% similar). Tom Ford Beauty Jack (2016) (P, $35.00) is more muted (95% similar). NARS No Shame (LE, $29.00) is warmer (90% similar). Smashbox Black Cherry (LE, $21.00) is darker, warmer (90% similar). YSL Forbidden Burgundy (12) (DC, $34.00) is lighter, brighter (90% similar). Givenchy Purple Fiction (07) (P, $34.00) is lighter, cooler (90% similar). MAC Marsala (P, $21.00) is warmer (95% similar). Inglot #293 Lipstick Cream (P, $12.00) is darker (90% similar). Bite Beauty Mulberry (P, $24.00) is darker, more muted, warmer (90% similar). MAC Rebel (P, $17.00) is lighter, less glossy (90% similar). Marc Jacobs Beauty Cabaret (146) (DC, $30.00) is lighter, more muted (90% similar). Hourglass Liberator (P, $32.00) is lighter, warmer (90% similar). Urban Decay Venom (DC, $22.00) is more shimmery (90% similar). Gucci Beauty Bitter Grape (P, $39.00) is more shimmery (90% similar). Buxom Graphic Grape (P, $22.00) is darker, cooler (90% similar). Urban Decay Sabotage (P, $17.00) is more shimmery, lighter (90% similar). Bite Beauty Aubergine (P, $24.00) is lighter, brighter (90% similar). Urban Decay Venom (P, $17.00) is cooler (85% similar). Charlotte Tilbury Hel's Bells (P, $34.00) is more shimmery, darker, cooler (85% similar). Marc Jacobs Beauty Seduce Me (128) (DC, $30.00) is lighter, brighter (85% similar). Top 20 dupes listed, see the rest. See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

Bobbi Brown Plum Brandy Luxe Lip Color ($35.00 for 0.12 oz.) is described as a “deep purple plum.” It’s a slightly muted, dark plummy burgundy with subtly cool undertones and a moderate sheen. It had good color coverage, though not fully opaque, that went on evenly and looked smooth on the lips. The color wore well for five hours with a little color gathering in the lip lines after three and a half hours of wear. Bite Beauty Infuse (P, $24.00) is lighter (95% similar). Bite Beauty Bordeaux (P, $28.00) is brighter, cooler (90% similar). Bite Beauty Plum (LE, $24.00) is lighter, less glossy (90% similar). Estee Lauder Plum Bite (P, $32.00) is brighter (90% similar). Estee Lauder Brazen (P, $32.00) is darker (90% similar). MAC Labradorable (LE, $23.00) is lighter (90% similar). NYX Siren (P, $6.00) is more shimmery (90% similar). Bobbi Brown Your Majesty (P, $35.00) is warmer (90% similar). MAC Dramatic Encounter (LE, $17.00) is darker (90% similar). NARS Liv (P, $34.00) is darker (90% similar). Tom Ford Beauty Jay (DC, $35.00) is more shimmery, lighter (85% similar). Marc Jacobs Beauty Blow (210) (P, $30.00) is warmer, lower quality (85% similar). Estee Lauder Lies & Kisses (P, $32.00) is more shimmery, warmer (85% similar). Urban Decay Backstab (LE, $17.00) is more shimmery, lighter (85% similar). NARS Ingrid (P, $34.00) is darker, warmer (85% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

FORMULA SUMMARY | Bobbi Brown Luxe Lip Color ($35.00 for 0.12 oz.) is supposed to have one-stroke color coverage with a hydrating, smoothing formula, and “nourishing shine.” I was impressed with the formula as a whole, as the majority of the shades were very pigmented in one pass with a creamy consistency that glided on easily. There’s a richness to the texture that does feel more “luxe” in a way. The natural-to-luminous shine level gives lips a smoother, plumper look, while the formula itself is hydrating and many shades are longer-wearing. I noticed that the lighter shades tended to perform more poorly relative to more light-medium to medium-dark-hued shades. There was a faint floral scent (that was a surprise, I wish they had gone the unscented!), but I didn’t have issues with taste and found it very subtle on (it’s no Dior/Chanel-level scent!). In general, I like Bobbi Brown’s lipstick formulas, and this one feels creamier and more hydrating than others, but for pigmentation, you can’t go wrong with this or the Rich Lip Color formula.

Bobbi Brown Luxe Lip Color Pink Cloud
Pink Cloud
Bobbi Brown Luxe Lip Color Brocade
Brocade
Bobbi Brown Luxe Lip Color Plum Brandy

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