Estee Lauder Melon, Nectarine, Killer Kiss Hi-Lustre Light Sculpting Lipsticks Reviews, Photos, Swatches

01/06

Estee Lauder Melon Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Melon Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Melon Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Melon Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Melon Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Melon Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Melon Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Melon Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Melon Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Melon Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Melon Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Melon Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Melon Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Melon Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Melon Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Melon Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Melon Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Melon Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick

Melon

Estee Lauder Melon Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick ($32.00 for 0.12 oz.) is a light-medium coral-orange with warm undertones and a frosted sheen. It had nearly opaque pigmentation that applied evenly across the lips without dragging or tugging on them during application. The lipstick felt smooth, lightly creamy, and was easy to work with. It was hydrating and comfortable wear over the four and a half hours it lasted.

The formula is supposed to have medium coverage with a lustrous finish. It takes the Pure Color Envy formula and adds 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 wears down. The coverage was more semi-opaque to opaque, though a lighter hand could achieve medium coverage. . It was lightly creamy with some slip that became more noticeable as the formula warmed up against the lips. The wear ranged from four to six hours and was typically hydrating. The formula featured a vanilla scent but had no discernible taste.

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. May Contain: 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).

01/06

Estee Lauder Nectarine Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Nectarine Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Nectarine Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Nectarine Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Nectarine Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Nectarine Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Nectarine Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Nectarine Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Nectarine Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Nectarine Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Nectarine Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Nectarine Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Nectarine Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Nectarine Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Nectarine Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Nectarine Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Nectarine Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick
Estee Lauder Nectarine Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick

Nectarine

Estee Lauder Nectarine Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick ($32.00 for 0.12 oz.) is a muted, medium-dark red with warm, orange undertones and a pearly sheen. There was less glossiness in the finish of this shade compared to most of the shades in this range. The texture was slightly clingier, though it wasn’t uncomfortable nor did it feel drying. It had semi-opaque color payoff that went on evenly and lasted for five hours.

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. May Contain: 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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01/06

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

Killer Kiss

Estee Lauder Killer Kiss Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick ($32.00 for 0.12 oz.) is a rich, medium-dark red with ruby red pearl and cool undertones. It had almost opaque coverage, which applied evenly and smoothly across the lips. The texture was smooth, lightweight, and had moderate slip but did not feel too slippery. The color stayed on well for six hours, left a stain behind, and was moisturizing.

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. May Contain: 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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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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All beauties! Yet, oddly none made my wishlist…. Melon reminds me quite a lot of the OG UD Streak lipstick, of which I have 2 tubes of. Killer Kiss reminds me enough of Maria Moretti that I feel set for now. Now Nectarine is another story! I might just try that one on to see if I love it on me as much as I do on you. It is a definite maybe!

Oh, my goodness, Killer Kiss is stunning! Very tempting, but Lord knows I don’t need more reds. Plus, I have a couple of the dupes. I’m still putting it on my wish list for future reference. πŸ˜‰ Nectarine is really pretty, as well.

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