If you had to start your collection over, what would be the first three lip products you’d buy?

Jack Black Lip Balm! I can’t live without lip balm, haha! Followed by Cle de Peau #2 Lipgloss and Guerlain Garconne lipstick.

— Christine
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Oh this is a nice one! Dior Lip Glow for lip balm, YSL Glossy Stain#7 for a coral gloss and Chanel Liberte Rouge Coco Shine

I second that Jack Black Lip Balm!
1.) Jack Black lip balm (unless Nicole meant color products?, if she only meant color, then Too Faced Pink Chocolate.)
2.) UD Revolution Streak lipstick
3.) UD Bittersweet lipstick
Weird, I know, that I didn’t pick a red, but if asked same question in a few more months, a red would be there!

Yes, but it is a “lip product” and the question asks what would be the first three lip products so I think we’re good with including good old Jack Black πŸ™‚

My three would be Jack Black lip balm and Guerlain lip pencils in Pivoine Magnifica and Bois de Santal. Both are creamy, long wearing mlbb lip pencils that can double as lipstick when used with a bit of balm.

Dior Creme de Rose Lip Balm (lusciousness in a little white and pink pot!), Chanel Julia Coco Rouge Lipstick (my perfect nude) and a MAC lipstick but I’m not quite sure which one… hard decision!… either Modesty or Hug Me. Hug Me is very similar to Chanel’s Julia so I’ll go with Modesty!

MAC Twig, NARS Jane, Maybelline Maple Kiss. I think I could subsist on just these 3 lipsticks which is saying a lot from someone with over 20 lipsticks in their collection.

Tough one.. No matter how I try, I have not found THE color for me which I would be prepared to repurchase time and time again, so I most probably will just shop around and pick what I like at that moment.

There would definitely be a NARS lipstick, that I know. Probably Roman Holiday or smth. The other two… Oh, one will be whatever pinky-nude that suits me the most from current MAC LE πŸ™‚ or, if none, from the permanent line (which will most likely end up being Honey Love, Japanese Maple or Hue, depending on the mood). Then I’ll finally get a Caylin matte lipstick.

A Clinique Chubby Stick (so convenient), a red lip stain (probably Sephora) and a Catrice Beautifier (perfect dupe to the Clarins Instant Light ones)

Fresh Sugar Lip Balm (the colorless one) for SPF and comfort under lipstick (sorry, Christine, I like this one better than the Jack Black under lipstick!); YSL Rouge Volupte Shine in #19, Fuchsia in Rage (gets me the most compliments of any lip color I’ve ever worn, looks great on me and so easy to apply — so I manage to overlook the scent, which doesn’t irritate my lips the way it would the skin on my face); and NARS Audacious lipstick in Fanny, another color that gets me tons of compliments. I’ve yet to find a neutral lip color that makes me look half as good as my favorite bright colors do!

That’s so hard! Probably liners, since you can wear them on their own or top them with an actual lipstick or a gloss. My current fave lipliner formula is the new Nyx Slide On pencils, if I had to pick just 3 to start a collection I’d go for Nude Suede Shoes, Brick House, and Nebula, just because that covers the colors I go for most often.
In real life I already have twice that many though, haha.

Colorpop liquid lipstick in Tulle, Cherry Blossom by coloured raine and soft almond lip gloss by essence .

Most of my current favorites are dc’d (UD Sesso, Sephora Love me Pink) so this is hard!! I guess:

1) MLS lip balm in London Fog scent
2) UD Naked Gloss in Beso
3) I don’t know/ I give up… I would be lost without my mountain of lip glosses!

– Revlon Just Bitten Lip Stain in Honey (my go-to natural lip color that’s easy to apply and the stain lasts a long time)
– Pixi Shea Butter Lip Balm in Natural Rose (the most nourishing lip balm that also provides opaque color; this is a gorgeous pinky brown MLBB shade)
– NYX Lip Butter in Tiramisu (comfortable nude gloss that goes with everything)

Bag Balm (as an overnight treatment), Revlon Balm Stains in Smitten and Honey–comfortable formula and versatile colors!

Rommel Airy Fairy (I actually had to replace this one very recently, as the one I had went off).

Milani Matte Confident or NYX Snow White.

Milani Matte Love or Black Cherry.

Or, I would “cheat” and go with NYX Pro Lip Palettes in Nudes & Plums, along with NYX Macaron Lipstick in Black Sesame…

I love this question. Lip products are hands down my favorite as my collection will attest. Not sure I can limit to 3 but if I must, Nuxe Riev de Miel lip treatment. Seriously, put it on at bedtime and it is still there in the morning, my beloved Elizabeth Arden Red Door Red lipstick and MAC All Fired Up.

1. Kiehl’s Eucalyptus Lib Balm. NOTHING has ever moisturized my lips more than that product.
2. MAC Brick-o-la
3. MAC Plushglass in Full for You to put over the Brick-o-la. Years and countless lip products later, the combo is still my favorite.

1.). MAC Heroine
2.). Lime Crime Pink Velvet Velvetine
3.). EstΓ©e Lauder and I can’t for the life of me think of the shade name but it’s several years old and it’s a gorgeous orangey-coral-pinkish-gold.

Note: I have to say, more of than not, I find myself reaching for my Makeup Revolution lipstick I recently picked up in Dazzle. Feels great on the lips, the color is gorgeous, decent staying power, and INEXPENSIVE!

This is really hard! As much as I love weird colors and brights, if I had to live with three shades for a while till I built my collection back up, I’d go more for workhorse shades.

1. Urban Decay Sheer Rapture. It’s my perfect MLBB shade and it goes with almost any look.
2. Urban Decay Matte 1993. The “nude” I use when I don’t want a pink-based shade like Sheer Rapture. Actually, Wet N Wild Fergie in Bebot Love has been my go-to peachy-brownish-nude, but it was recently discontinued. Matte 1993 is very close.
3. Jeffree Star Velour Liquid Lipstick in Redrum. It’s a perfect, classic, matte red that’s long-wearing and doesn’t transfer. Perfect for pin-up looks or dressier occasions.


Knowing what I know about Liquid lipsticks now, as much as I love them, my go-to (if i only had 3 products to pick) would be a traditional stick — I’d pick Kevyn Aucoin’s The Matte Lip Color in Relentless (pinky nude, AN EXACT MATCH FOR MY REAL LIP COLOR), and 2 different lip pencils. Probably M.A.C. Soar and another pencil that’s a touch deeper than that so I can make an ombre. Maybe M.A.C. Mahogany. That’s my whole lip — easy to maintain, long-lasting and beautiful!!!!

ColourPop :
β€’ Cami (Lippie Stix)
β€’ Trust Me … (Lippie Stix)
β€’ Chi (Matte Liquid Lipstick) (LE Kpop collection)

For lip care – Clarins lip oil
For ease of wear – Too Faced Honey Bear (a recent MLBB discovery)
For pure decadence – Tom Ford Cherry Lush

Buxom Full-on Lipstick in “Dolly”
Buxom Full-on Lipolish also in “Dolly”
M.A.C. Creme Liptstick in “Freckletone”

All of these shades are pretty on redheads with fair skin.

MAC Cherry lip liner, BΓ©same Red lipstick, and Ruby Woo just because it’s so iconic. Can you tell I wear red lips 99% of the time? Haha πŸ™‚

– Tonymoly Delight Magic Lip Tint in Strawberry.
– Urban Decay Sheer Ladyflower.
– Almay Smart Shade Butter Kiss in Pink Light.

(I find the UD Revolution sheer formula to be *very* similar to the Almay, although more pigmented.)

But first I’d cry bitterly because my collection had disappeared.

This question is really hard to answer. I have sooooo many lipsticks.
Maybe These
Dior lip glow balm because for me it is the best product to put under Any lipstick and it also Looks very good alone (on me the LE shade lilac looks the best)
Second a really bright pink, at the Moment my favourite is lime Crime countessa fluorescent
Last a very nice nude/everyday colour, cannot decide between Mac mehr which really lasts Long and nars Raquel which Looks and feels so good.

Aquaphor Healing Ointment Advanced Therapy, Bobbi Brown Brightening Lip Gloss in Popsicle, and, Urban Decay Super-Saturated High Gloss Lip Color in Naked. That was kinda tough!

I’ve always been a MAC Lipstick girl at heart! And I reach for my MAC shades before others usually! BUT – if I had to start over:
1. I’d live most days in Creme in Your Coffee by MAC – deeper than nude but a really good earthy coffee brown w/ hints of mauve.
2. Clinique Chubby Stick in Super Strawberry – Moisurizing light pink tinted balm – perfect for “no makeup” days.
3. “O” by MAC – Not red, not brown, not too frosty – transitions from day to night with liner. Its perfect.

Milani Cinnamon Spice
Clinique Peach Pop
Maybelline In Style Sienna

These are the only lipsticks I have ever repurchased/got back ups for.

Great question and pretty hard to answer!

1. NARS Rikugien
2. Kiko Rebel Romantic Lavish lipstick in 01 Mauve
3. Aargh! So hard to choose one last one! I’ll go for MAC Have Your Cake lol.

Nuxe Reve de Miel, Charlotte Tilbury Lip Cheat pencil in Pillow Talk, and Charlotte Tilbury K.I.S.S.I.N.G in Bitch Perfect.

Lonely planet liquid lipsticks !! Had I known these first , wouldn’t have wasted money on colourpop , la girl and dozen other liquid lipsticks.

Hmmmmm… this is a hard one!! def Nivea touch of milk and honey lip balm and maybelline touch of spice for a sexy deeper lip for going out, and probably maybelline warm me up (my perfect MLBB shade)!!

Too Faced Born This Way foundation
Lipstick Queen’s Rouge Sinner lipstick
Colourpop Boy Band shadow (ugh — that name!)

I’m such an idiot! Lip products! It’s right there in the question! Let me try again:

Lipstick Queen in Rouge Sinner
Kat Von D in Lolita
Black Widow Balm in Voodoo


MAC lipstick pallette in Editorial Reds
MAC lipstick pallette in Select Plums
MAC lipstick pallette in Modern Browns

*folds arms*

Burt’s Bees lip balm for me (though I like Jack Black at night but I gotta prioritize for this question XD), and probably Marc Jacobs Kiss Kiss Bang Bang lipstick, and either Nars Dolve Vita Lipgloss, or MAC Ruby Woo.

Colour Pop Kiddo, KVD Bow n Arrow, and…..
I want to say UD Friday Bomb but it usually requires a red and a clear liner for me. I might shop around for a another red in a different formula.

For everyday MLBB Rimmel Keep Mauving
For a pop of color Rimmel Viva Violet
And a nude to tone down a darker eye… Probably Bourjois Rouge Edition 04

MAC Verve, Anna Sui Pink x Brown Star Lipstick and Too Faced Melted Chocolate Cherries would be my first go-to lip products!

1. Cargo reverse lip liner in the lightest shade. I can actually use this as my lip color if necessary. It’s lighter than my skin or lips, makes my lips look bigger, and makes any color I apply a hair lighter and more true to the shade than if I put it straight on my lips.
2. Milani Color Statement in Pink Frost, a light metallic pink that always looks good on me.
3. Walgreens brand lip balm, the ones that look like EOS. I like them better because they are less waxy than real EOS. And they come out with new seasonal flavors. Only can have one to start? Strawberry.

Hmm…tough one. I’d probably go with Tarte Rainforest of the Sea balm in Nude..adds a little color and is super hydrating to me. For a MLBB I’d go with Urban Decay Sheer Beso until that ran out and since they didn’t keep it in the new Vice lineup it may be replaced with Ravenswood depending on how much I love it or Too Faced Honey Bear. And then I’d have to go with a bright pink which right now would either be Urban Decay Firebird or ColourPop The Rabbit.

Windsor Edwards lip balm. Urban Decay naked gloss in streak. Tarte Amazonian lip butter lipstick in Angelic Nude. And they’re all cruelty free too. πŸ™‚

Smashbox COGNAC (it’s literally the best every day color ever)
Kat Von D liquid lipstick in Baus Haus
And any color purple that it on the market at that time. (I’m a Vikings fan – wear purple lipstick every game)

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