Friday, January 14th, 2011

Temptalia Asks You

How long does lipstick last on you [on average]? Share!

Temptalia's AnswerFour hours!

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48 thoughts on “How long does lipstick last on you [on average]?

  1. shilpa

    just one hr…..

  2. Amelia

    Not that long, maybe 2 hours, 4 hours with prolong wear

  3. Unless I’m wearing a formula designed for long last, it usually absorbs extremly fast. I have a habit of blotting my lips! I’d ssy 20-30 minutes at the most!

  4. Alexis

    Two hours , I constantly rub my lips together and bite them, so I guess that attributes to the longevity.

  5. Around, 3 hours not blotted, 1 hour blotted. How do you get it to stay for ages?

  6. 3-4 hours. I’m always eating/drinking and accidentally wiping it off.

  7. Kaylee

    It depends on the formula, so I’d say 2-4 hours (allowing for variables).

  8. Torill

    Mac angel lipstick! I love it!

  9. shusheshe

    only about 3 hours

  10. penelope

    For me satin and matte lipsticks last about 4-5 hours while sheer and glossy lipsticks last about 2 without eating.

  11. Julia

    2 hours if i eat/drink…

  12. about 4-5 hours (even the very moisture ones)! :)

  13. Yeah, same here. It lasts about 3-4 hours on average.

  14. heidi

    3 hours. But I always have a gloss over which can shorten its wear time and I drink a lot of water.

  15. Maja

    Not long at all! Maybe for half an hour at most.

  16. DonnaN

    depending on the coverage, anywhere from 2-4 hours before I have to reapply. I find that quality has a real impact for me….the cheaper it is, the less wear I get.

  17. Aubree

    Depends on what kind of lipstick. Typically I can get 5-7 hours if it is not a lustre/cremesheen

    It does wear off a bit, but not to the point where it is extremely noticeable.

  18. monika-luiza

    2h maximum ( this includes also long-wearing formulas). glossy moisturizing lipsticks like shiseido rouge perfect stay on my lips for about 30mins. no lipliner or base can change that

  19. Niki

    Hmmm… about 2-4 hours depending on if I am not drinking or eating, then it less than 3 hours. Personally, I think the claim of long-lasting lipstick is just a marketing gimmick, and if I like I lippie, I will re-apply it when necessary for I want my lipstick to look fresh.

  20. You know, it depends on the color. MAC’s Show Orchid tends to last several hours on me, only needing a slight touch up. Morgana Cryptoria’s Azalea Blue lasts 10 hours, but again, it will need a slight touch up or a balm to go over it.

  21. 30 minutes. I rub my lips together a lot, they are also constantly dry, and so lipstick/gloss/w/e just doesn’t last on me :(

  22. about half and hour depending on which lipstick i put on, some are rubbish, i find out of all my lipsticks my mac myth last the longest and i just tend to touch it up with lipbalm if it gets abit dry.

  23. Charlene

    Without lip primer pretty quickly but with lip primer almost all day.

  24. 2 or 3 if I don’t eat or drink, less if I do. Depends on the lipstick though.

  25. Nicole

    I’ve never took the time, but I think 3 hours is realistic.

  26. christine

    one hour

  27. Ani_BEE

    The mac ones I like 3 to 4 hours on there own.With DuWop Reverse lip liner as base around 5 to 6 without eating to disrupt it.

  28. Mavis

    not long at all, it usually comes off when I drink water(which is pretty often) or eat.

  29. Tiffanie

    Two hours if I don’t drink or eat anything, using Mac.

  30. lazeny

    Average is 3-4 hours. Darker lipsticks tend to last on me for about 5 or 6.

  31. Paige

    2 hours usually, 3 hours max

  32. germa

    it depents on the brand… i think tree hours… most of the time i use very creamy lipsticks and i have a feeling that the doesn’t stay on that long.

  33. Wendy M.

    It really depends if I use lipgloss on top or not. Without, around… 2 hours, maybe. With lipgloss on top, around 6 hours. 😀

  34. Scentabulous

    It all depends on the color. Reds stain my lips and remain on for about 3 hours. Darker shads remain longer … average would be around and hour and a half. Not long enough!

  35. 2-3 hours, when i put prep+prime lip.

  36. Sandra

    Depends on the brand,

    I will say about 4 hours on average, now Lime Crime lipstick 2 days. Yes, the retrofuturist, stays on my lips 2 days.

  37. Wow! I’m surprised how many people are saying how little wear they get. I thought I was the only one with this problem.

    I get max. 1 hour wear but it feels like even less :s.
    I’m always biting or rubbing my lips together or eat/drinking when I go out. And I don’t wear lipstick to work/class.

  38. Meg

    one hr or less…

  39. CJ

    Depending on how often I eat really, lol otherwise maybe 2-3 hours

  40. Michelle

    Pfft. I drink so much water during the day that I am lucky if it last an hour.