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Estee Lauder Christmas Kiss Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick Review, Photos, Swatches

01/08

Estee Lauder Christmas Kiss Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Christmas Kiss Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Christmas Kiss Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Christmas Kiss Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Christmas Kiss Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Christmas Kiss Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Christmas Kiss Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Christmas Kiss Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Christmas Kiss Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Christmas Kiss Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Christmas Kiss Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Christmas Kiss Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Christmas Kiss Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Christmas Kiss Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Christmas Kiss Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Christmas Kiss Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Christmas Kiss Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Christmas Kiss Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Christmas Kiss Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Christmas Kiss Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Christmas Kiss Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Christmas Kiss Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Christmas Kiss Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Christmas Kiss Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick

Christmas Kiss

Estee Lauder Christmas Kiss Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick ($32.00 for 0.12 oz.) is a bright, medium pinky-red with fine ruby red and pink pearl. It had nearly opaque color coverage that went on evenly and smoothly.

The Hi-Lustre formula is supposed to have medium coverage, shine, and shimmer with a hydrating formula. I’m a fan of the Pure Color lipstick range, and the Hi-Lustre formula “downside” is that it tends to be closer to semi-opaque to opaque coverage rather than a true medium coverage formula. The texture was lightweight, comfortable to wear with a touch of tackiness, that sat well on the lips and lasted for six and a half hours. The color stained slightly, but it was faint, and it felt hydrating while worn.

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Makeup Look

On face:
  • Dior Star Foundation
  • Laura Mercier Loose Setting Powder
  • Charlotte Tilbury Filmstar Bronze
  • Estee Lauder Modern Mercury Highlighter
On eyes:
  • Urban Decay Druggie Eyeshadow
  • Urban Decay Sinful Eyeshadow
  • Urban Decay Fringe Eyeshadow
  • Urban Decay Paralyzed Eyeshadow
  • ColourPop Truth Super Shock shadow
  • Urban Decay Junkie Eyeliner

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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Gorgeous shade of red! I’m thinking I’m pretty well set with MAC x Selena Como La Flor? Or Maria Moretti.

But can we take a moment to appreciate your fantastic eye look; it is totally glorious! ?

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