Estee Lauder Chocolate Whip & Show Off Hi-Lustre Lipsticks Reviews & Swaatches

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Estee Lauder Chocolate Whip Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Chocolate Whip Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Chocolate Whip Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Chocolate Whip Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Chocolate Whip Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Chocolate Whip Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Chocolate Whip Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Chocolate Whip Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Chocolate Whip Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Chocolate Whip Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Chocolate Whip Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Chocolate Whip Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Chocolate Whip Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Chocolate Whip Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Chocolate Whip Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Chocolate Whip Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Chocolate Whip Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Chocolate Whip Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick

Chocolate Whip

Estee Lauder Chocolate Whip Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick ($32.00 for 0.12 oz.) is a muted, medium-dark brown with subtle, warm undertones and a pearly, metallic finish. It had semi-sheer to medium coverage with the latter being the level the formula was marketed as having.

The texture was smooth, lightweight, and thin with just enough slip to glide across my lips without tugging. I didn’t find this particular shade to be as luminous nor as flattering to lip texture/imperfections as others in the formula, though. It lasted well for four hours and felt lightly hydrating over time.

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

Formula Overview

$32.00/0.12 oz. - $266.67 Per Ounce

The formula is supposed to have medium coverage with a lustrous finish. It took the Pure Color Envy formula and added shimmer to it with the end result varying from lightly pearlized to more frosted and near-metallic. The shimmer was finer in size, so the lipsticks did not feel gritty on the lips, and the particles didn’t migrate as the lipstick wore down.

The coverage ranged from semi-sheer to nearly opaque, so it really depended on the shade on how true it was to medium coverage. The formula felt lightly creamy, thinner but not clingy, and with just enough slip to be comfortable to apply and to wear without feeling slippery during wear. The shades lasted from four to six hours and usually hydrating while worn.

The formula had a vanilla scent but no discernible taste.

Browse all of our Estee Lauder Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick swatches.

Ingredients

Ricinus Communis (Castor) Seed Oil, Diisostearyl Malate, Trioctyldodecyl Citrate, Lanolin Oil, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Euphorbia Cerifera (Candelilla) WaxCandelilla CeraCire De Candelilla, Castor Isostearate Succinate, Octyldodecanol, Ozokerite, Polyethylene, Silica, Bis-Diglyceryl Polyacyladipate-2, Hydrogenated Polydecene, Calcium Aluminum Borosilicate, Barium Sulfate, Ethylhexyl Palmitate, Polydecene, Triticum Vulgare (Wheat) Germ Extract, Olea Europaea (Olive) Fruit Extract, Hordeum Vulgare (Barley) ExtractExtrait D'Orge, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea Butter), Prunus Armeniaca (Apricot) Kernel Oil, Astrocaryum Murumuru Seed Butter, Triticum Vulgare (Wheat Bran) Extract, Squalane, Cholesterol, Sodium Hyaluronate, Linoleic Acid, Lauryl Pca, Acrylates Copolymer, Lauryl Methacrylate/Glycol Dimethacrylate Crosspolymer, Tocopheryl Acetate, Ceramide Ng, Silica Dimethyl Silylate, Glyceryl Stearate, Oleic Acid, Butylene Glycol, Tetrahexyldecyl Ascorbate, Saccharin, Potassium Sulfate, Microcrystalline WaxCera MicrocristallinaCire Microcristalline, Calcium Sodium Borosilicate, Synthetic Fluorphlogopite, Polyethylene Terephthalate, Palmitic Acid, Tin Oxide, Fragrance (Parfum), Pentaerythrityl Tetra-Di-T-Butyl Hydroxyhydrocinnamate, Aluminum Hydroxide, [+/- Mica, Titanium Dioxide (Ci 77891), Iron Oxides (Ci 77491), Iron Oxides (Ci 77492), Iron Oxides (Ci 77499), Red 7 Lake (Ci 15850), Carmine (Ci 75470), Yellow 5 Lake (Ci 19140), Red 21 (Ci 45380), Orange 5 (Ci 45370), Bismuth Oxychloride (Ci 77163), Manganese Violet (Ci 77742), Red 27 (Ci 45410), Red 33 Lake (Ci 17200), Red 28 Lake (Ci 45410), Blue 1 Lake (Ci 42090), Red 30 Lake (Ci 73360), Yellow 6 Lake (Ci 15985), Red 22 Lake (Ci 45380), Red 6 (Ci 15850)]

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Estee Lauder Show Off Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Show Off Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Show Off Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Show Off Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Show Off Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Show Off Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Show Off Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Show Off Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Show Off Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Show Off Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Show Off Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Show Off Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Show Off Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Show Off Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Show Off Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Show Off Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Show Off Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Show Off Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick

Show Off

Estee Lauder Show Off Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick ($32.00 for 0.12 oz.) is a deeper, rosy-plum base with subtle, warm undertones and warmer, brighter gold and copper pearl that gave it a luminous, metallic finish. It had medium color payoff in a single layer, which built up to semi-opaque coverage if desired.

The texture felt lightweight, thin with moderate slip, and it was comfortable to apply and went on fairly evenly. I did find that it didn’t adhere as well to the center area of my lips, though. This shade stayed on nicely for four and a half hours and felt moisturizing over time.

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

Formula Overview

$32.00/0.12 oz. - $266.67 Per Ounce

The formula is supposed to have medium coverage with a lustrous finish. It took the Pure Color Envy formula and added shimmer to it with the end result varying from lightly pearlized to more frosted and near-metallic. The shimmer was finer in size, so the lipsticks did not feel gritty on the lips, and the particles didn’t migrate as the lipstick wore down.

The coverage ranged from semi-sheer to nearly opaque, so it really depended on the shade on how true it was to medium coverage. The formula felt lightly creamy, thinner but not clingy, and with just enough slip to be comfortable to apply and to wear without feeling slippery during wear. The shades lasted from four to six hours and usually hydrating while worn.

The formula had a vanilla scent but no discernible taste.

Browse all of our Estee Lauder Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick swatches.

Ingredients

Ricinus Communis (Castor) Seed Oil, Diisostearyl Malate, Trioctyldodecyl Citrate, Lanolin Oil, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Euphorbia Cerifera (Candelilla) WaxCandelilla CeraCire De Candelilla, Castor Isostearate Succinate, Octyldodecanol, Ozokerite, Polyethylene, Silica, Bis-Diglyceryl Polyacyladipate-2, Hydrogenated Polydecene, Calcium Aluminum Borosilicate, Barium Sulfate, Ethylhexyl Palmitate, Polydecene, Triticum Vulgare (Wheat) Germ Extract, Olea Europaea (Olive) Fruit Extract, Hordeum Vulgare (Barley) ExtractExtrait D'Orge, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea Butter), Prunus Armeniaca (Apricot) Kernel Oil, Astrocaryum Murumuru Seed Butter, Triticum Vulgare (Wheat Bran) Extract, Squalane, Cholesterol, Sodium Hyaluronate, Linoleic Acid, Lauryl Pca, Acrylates Copolymer, Lauryl Methacrylate/Glycol Dimethacrylate Crosspolymer, Tocopheryl Acetate, Ceramide Ng, Silica Dimethyl Silylate, Glyceryl Stearate, Oleic Acid, Butylene Glycol, Tetrahexyldecyl Ascorbate, Saccharin, Potassium Sulfate, Microcrystalline WaxCera MicrocristallinaCire Microcristalline, Calcium Sodium Borosilicate, Synthetic Fluorphlogopite, Polyethylene Terephthalate, Palmitic Acid, Tin Oxide, Fragrance (Parfum), Pentaerythrityl Tetra-Di-T-Butyl Hydroxyhydrocinnamate, Aluminum Hydroxide, [+/- Mica, Titanium Dioxide (Ci 77891), Iron Oxides (Ci 77491), Iron Oxides (Ci 77492), Iron Oxides (Ci 77499), Red 7 Lake (Ci 15850), Carmine (Ci 75470), Yellow 5 Lake (Ci 19140), Red 21 (Ci 45380), Orange 5 (Ci 45370), Bismuth Oxychloride (Ci 77163), Manganese Violet (Ci 77742), Red 27 (Ci 45410), Red 33 Lake (Ci 17200), Red 28 Lake (Ci 45410), Blue 1 Lake (Ci 42090), Red 30 Lake (Ci 73360), Yellow 6 Lake (Ci 15985), Red 22 Lake (Ci 45380), Red 6 (Ci 15850)]

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About the Reviewer

Reviewer

Christine has normal-to-dry skin with areas of dryness (cheeks, nose, and under the eyes). She has a light-medium skintone with subtle, warmer yellow undertones. Her best foundation matches include: Tarte Rainforest of the Sea in Light-Medium Neutral (best match), Estee Lauder Double Wear Stay-in-Place Makeup in Desert Beige 2N1, Giorgio Armani Maestro Glow in 4.0, Hourglass Warm Ivory Vanish Seamless Finish, Laura Mercier Candleglow Soft Luminous in Dusk, MAC NC20/NC25, Make Up For Ever Ultra HD Liquid in Y305 (140). For more matches, please read our full Foundation FAQ. For more information on our review process, please read our Review FAQ.

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Is it just me or do these not lay down smoothly? Because they both appear chunky, for lack of a better word. Again, this could just be my own misperception.

Although Chocolate Whip looked good on your still pink lips, it would look just brown on my older colorless ones. The pure color Envy was very pretty.

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