Dose of Colors x iluvsarahii Barely There & Brillo Lip Glosses Review & Swatches

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Dose of Colors Barely There iluvsarahii Lip Gloss

Barely There

Dose of Colors Barely There iluvsarahii Lip Gloss ($17.00 for 0.16 oz.) is a soft, light-medium peach with warm undertones and a cream finish with barely-there, fine gold pearl. The consistency was lightweight, comfortable to apply and to wear, as it was smooth without being thick or tacky. It had semi-opaque pigmentation that applied fairly evenly along the edges of my lips, but there was a faint amount of streaking and noticeable color in my lip lines–the latter not a big surprise given the lighter, creamier color choice. It lasted for three hours and was lightly hydrating.

FURTHER READING: Formula Overview for details on general performance and characteristics (like scent).

Formula Overview

$17.00/0.16 oz. - $106.25 Per Ounce

The formula is supposed to be "ultra glossy" with a "non-sticky" and "smooth feel" with "high pigment." From the few shades I've tried, they have a smooth, thin (but not too thin or clingy) texture that goes on easily, spreads well, and is comfortable to wear. They have released at least one shade that was described as sheer, so one might want to pay attention to color descriptions for any one-off releases. They have a sweet, vanilla scent but no discernible taste.

Browse all of our Dose of Colors iluvsarahii Lip Gloss swatches.

Ingredients

Polybutene, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil, Octyldodecanol, Euphorbia Cerifera (Candelilla) Wax, Copernicia Prunifera (Carnauba) Wax, Hydrogenated Polyisobutene, Trihydroxystearin, Calcium Sodium Borosilicate, Polyethylen Terephthalate, Acrylates Copolymer, Vanilla Planifolia, Phenoxyethanol, Ethylhexyglycerin. May Contain +/- Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891), Mica (CI 77019), Iron Oxide (CI 77491, CI 77492, CI 77499), Tin Oxide (CI 77861), Blue 1 Lake (CI 42090), Yellow 5 Lake (CI 19140), Red 6 Lake (CI 15850), Red 7 Lake (CI 15850), Red 27 Lake (CI 45410), Manganese Violet (CI 77742).

Barely There

LELimited Edition. $17.00.
B-
B-
8
Product
9
Pigmentation
8
Texture
7.5
Longevity
4.5
Application
82%
Total
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Dose of Colors Brillo iluvsarahii Lip Gloss

Brillo

Dose of Colors Brillo iluvsarahii Lip Gloss ($17.00 for 0.16 oz.) has a sheer, slightly beige-tinted base with a moderate amount of gold micro-glitter. It had a good level of shine and the glitter dispersed well across my lips. There was something to the base, though, as I could see a smidgen of product in my deeper lip lines (looked almost like a milky beige). The texture was lightweight, non-sticky, and smooth overall, but I could feel some of the glitter when I pressed my lips together. It wore well for three hours and was lightly hydrating over time.

FURTHER READING: Formula Overview for details on general performance and characteristics (like scent).

Formula Overview

$17.00/0.16 oz. - $106.25 Per Ounce

The formula is supposed to be "ultra glossy" with a "non-sticky" and "smooth feel" with "high pigment." From the few shades I've tried, they have a smooth, thin (but not too thin or clingy) texture that goes on easily, spreads well, and is comfortable to wear. They have released at least one shade that was described as sheer, so one might want to pay attention to color descriptions for any one-off releases. They have a sweet, vanilla scent but no discernible taste.

Browse all of our Dose of Colors iluvsarahii Lip Gloss swatches.

Ingredients

Polybutene, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil, Octyldodecanol, Euphorbia Cerifera (Candelilla) Wax, Copernicia Prunifera (Carnauba) Wax, Hydrogenated Polyisobutene, Trihydroxystearin, Calcium Sodium Borosilicate, Polyethylen Terephthalate, Acrylates Copolymer, Vanilla Planifolia, Phenoxyethanol, Ethylhexyglycerin. May Contain: +/- Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891), Mica (CI 77019), Iron Oxide (CI 77491, CI 77492, CI 77499), Tin Oxide (CI 77861), Blue 1 Lake (CI 42090), Yellow 5 Lake (CI 19140), Red 6 Lake (CI 15850), Red 7 Lake (CI 15850), Red 27 Lake (CI 45410), Manganese Violet (CI 77742).

Brillo

LELimited Edition. $17.00.
B+
B+
8.5
Product
10
Pigmentation
8.5
Texture
7.5
Longevity
5
Application
88%
Total
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Christine Mielke is the editor-in-chief and has been reviewing products for over 14 years.

She has normal-to-dry skin with occasional dryness on cheeks and nose. She has a light plus skintone with subtle, warmer yellow undertones (view her foundation matches here).

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I really like Brillo! The slight, almost imperceptible milkiness wouldn’t be a deal breaker, as I would be using it over lipstick or lip pencil.

Too bad that Barely There does have noticeable gathering in the lip lines. That’s okay though. I have NUDE from MAC x Nicki Minaj.

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