Friday, April 30th, 2010

Smashbox Flirty Lipstick
Smashbox Flirty Lipstick

The Summer Season: Smashbox Flirty Lipstick

Smashbox Flirty Photo Finish Lipstick ($22.00 for 0.12 oz.) is a stunning shade of played down magenta pink. It’s a blue-based pink, but it’s not too cool toned, so both warmer and cooler skin tones can wear it. It has a slightly glossy finish with very minimal shimmer, but lips look fuller with the smooth, even coverage of the Photo Finish formula. It’s a creamy, nearly opaque color that’s moisturizing and wears for a solid four hours. Photo Finish is definitely a bit of an underrated lipstick formula!

Is this the right pink lipstick 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.

See photos and swatches…

Smashbox Flirty Lipstick

Smashbox Flirty Lipstick

Smashbox Flirty Lipstick

Smashbox Flirty Lipstick

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38 thoughts on “The Summer Season: Smashbox Flirty Lipstick

  1. Pam

    i like this colour :) looks good on you!

  2. Sara

    pretty! but it kinda reminds me of barbie pink

  3. Michelle

    I am loving these cool toned pinks! Gorgeous on you!

  4. alex

    I looooove photo finish…it is underrated. My favorite and must have shades in my stash are Flirty, Legendary, Splendid, and Pout.

  5. Sarah

    I hate that so many shades of lipsticks looks so good on your lips. Makes me want to get them, but then, they don’t work on my darker lips! But I like all your lipstick reviews. Keep up the good work!

  6. aquarianrabbit

    This looks beautiful on you! Love it.

  7. Mirna

    If I am NC40/C4 in foundation, does that mean my skin is cool toned?

  8. neet

    ummm yum! lol. Do you think if I have show orchid i would need this?

  9. Brittany

    This lipstick is absolutely beautiful (on you too)!!!

  10. Julie

    I looked on and didn’t see this available:( Do you know where it is sold at?

  11. I loooooooooooove Smashbox have used all their products for years so looking forward to this hitting the UK :0)

  12. Diana B

    I love this color and the formula looks so light which I like for the summer.

  13. Ashley

    I really like the formula, but the shade might not be for me.

    Are there any orange or corals from the range?

  14. Tiffany

    wow, you reviewed two products that I have today! the only smashbox lipstick I have. :)

  15. Sheila

    This is gorgeous! How do you think this would look on my NW45 skin tone?

  16. Alexia

    I can’t find this on Nordstrom’s site. Is this a new color that hasn’t come out yet?

  17. Hend

    OMG this color looks amazing on u !
    what a beautiful pink ..

  18. Deborah

    This will be mine. LOL I love this color.

  19. lucyle91

    i got this last week in my local Nordstrom Rack for only $9 <3 love it

  20. Christy

    I love this color I’m going to get it.

  21. kayeann

    Hi Christine, what MAC shade is this closest to? Also, do you apply lip conditioner before the lipstick?