Korres Lip Butter Review, Photos, Swatches

Korres Wild Rose Lip Butter
Korres Wild Rose Lip Butter

Korres Lip Butter ($12.00 for 0.21 oz.) is a tinted lip balm; it promises a “shiny, tinted finish” with a “rich buttery” texture that “leaves lips deeply moisturized.” It appears that Korres is exiting Sephora, but Beautylish carries quite a few of Korres’ products, including the Lip Butters (which I had trouble finding at any other retailers)–readers are reporting that some local Sephoras will be keeping the skincare range, so we’ll see what stays and goes! Each shade in the range has a scent that is similar to its name, so Quince has a sweet, almost fruity scent, while Wild Rose has a subtle rosy scent, but both are subtle and I really didn’t notice them until I went back to double-check. The formula is light-medium in thickness, smooth, gel-like, and comfortable to wear. It’s very hydrating while worn as well as for a few hours after the color and shine have worn away. They are shorter-wearing, and they’re in a pot, which may be a deal-breaker for some.

Korres Wild Rose Lip Butter ($12.00 for 0.21 oz.) is a cool-toned, reddish-berry with a glossy shine. It had semi-sheer color coverage where lips were noticeably tinted but the color was still translucent. It wore well for two and a half hours. Revlon Fuchsia Finery (P, $7.99) is cooler-toned. MAC Astral (LE, $20.00) is more shimmery. Milani Berry Tempting (05) (P, $5.49) is darker. See comparison swatches.

Korres Quince Lip Butter ($12.00 for 0.21 oz.) is a medium, rosy pink with subtle neutral-to-warm undertones and a luminous sheen. It had semi-sheer color; a noticeable tint that helped to brighten and even out my natural lip color while amplifying the pink tones to it. The color wore well for two and a half hours. Urban Decay Flushed (P, $19.00) is lighter, more opaque. Paul and Joe Beaute Carnaval (06) (P, $29.00) is is lighter. Maybelline Captivating Carnation (080) (P, $8.99) is cooler-toned. See comparison swatches.

Korres Lip Butter Wild Rose
B+
Product
9.5
Pigmentation
10
Texture
9.5
Longevity
6.5
Application
4.5
Total
89%
Korres Lip Butter Quince
B+
Product
9.5
Pigmentation
10
Texture
9.5
Longevity
6.5
Application
4.5
Total
89%

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Korres Wild Rose Lip Butter
Korres Wild Rose Lip Butter

Korres Wild Rose Lip Butter
Korres Wild Rose Lip Butter

Korres Wild Rose Lip Butter
Korres Wild Rose Lip Butter

Korres Wild Rose Lip Butter
Korres Wild Rose Lip Butter

Korres Wild Rose Lip Butter
Korres Wild Rose Lip Butter

Korres Wild Rose Lip Butter
Korres Wild Rose Lip Butter

Korres Wild Rose Lip Butter
Korres Wild Rose Lip Butter

Korres Wild Rose Lip Butter
Korres Wild Rose Lip Butter

Korres Wild Rose Lip Butter
Korres Wild Rose Lip Butter

Korres Wild Rose Lip Butter
Korres Wild Rose Lip Butter

Korres Quince Lip Butter
Korres Quince Lip Butter

Korres Quince Lip Butter
Korres Quince Lip Butter

Korres Quince Lip Butter
Korres Quince Lip Butter

Korres Quince Lip Butter
Korres Quince Lip Butter

Korres Quince Lip Butter
Korres Quince Lip Butter

Korres Quince Lip Butter
Korres Quince Lip Butter

Korres Quince Lip Butter
Korres Quince Lip Butter

Korres Quince Lip Butter
Korres Quince Lip Butter

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