Tuesday, June 8th, 2010

NYX 24 Karat Lipstick

The Summer Season: NYX 24 Karat Lipstick

NYX 24 Karat Lipstick ($5.50) is an ultra shimmery, borderline glittery metallic copper with a copper-brown color base. This is a very, very bronzy shade, and I definitely think it’s more suitable for tanner skin. It has a high-shine that’s more metallic than shimmery. I love that the color is entirely opaque! I get about two to three hours of wear with this particular lipstick, and I didn’t notice any scent other than waxiness of the lipstick itself. No real taste, either!

Is this the right bronze for you? Would you wear it?

The Summer Season is a series of posts featuring bright, vibrant shades of coral, orange, and pink lipsticks and lipglosses — all perfect for a summer of fun — that runs through July 2010.

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NYX 24 Karat Lipstick

NYX 24 Karat Lipstick

NYX 24 Karat Lipstick
NYX 24 Karat Lipstick

NYX 24 Karat Lipstick

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29 thoughts on “The Summer Season: NYX 24 Karat Lipstick

  1. min

    not sure how i’d wear it.. but I’d probably just get it to have.

  2. rowan

    that’s terrible XD

  3. Scientific Housewife

    What a beautiful color but probably too bronzy for my fair skin :)

  4. chibu74

    wow, this is perfect for summer…love it…i have a similar shaded from Avon

  5. happy

    Beautiful color. NYX is a great brand!

  6. Maybe it’ll look great on tan skin, but I think I’ll skip it!

  7. Anna

    How does this compare to MAC’s Thrills lipstick?

  8. Favor

    I absolutely love this color! I will definitely be trying this asap!

  9. Christina

    It may just be me, but this kind of reminds me of thrills from the To The Beach collection but with a lot more shimmer to it. hmmm could just be me though lol : )

  10. Is this a dupe for MAC’s Thrills l/s?

  11. Shela Tat

    This looks very much like MAC Thrills, only with more shimmer.

  12. Sarah K.

    Does this lipstick in any way remind you of Thrills? Just wondering…

  13. Mirna

    This is such a beautiful color! Wow.

  14. Leenie

    I love golds and bronze lipsticks I’m gonna pick that lipstick up the next chance I get, 24 karat looks good on you Christine.

  15. Riki

    everything looks great on you, sheesh! 😛

  16. Hilana

    Pretty, but not for my skin. Awwwwww….. How I wish sometimes I had that gorgeous olive skin! :)

  17. Michou

    I really, really love this color. Will pick it up at Harmon after work!

  18. it lokk so beachy! love the colour!

  19. kcrystal

    i have a thing about buying lipsticks from drugstores .. that would be NO!
    Im highly picky about formulation and texture as well as color and i would spend the luxury of a well formulated lipstick than a drugstore.

  20. Brittany

    I’m shocked a lot of people don’t like it… I LOVE IT! I like it when you wear colors outside of the red or pink range…. especially the ones that warms up your face. Cute