Lip Tar

Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics

Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics Lip Tar is a lipstick that retails for $18.00 and contains 0.33 oz. There have been 55 shades released, which you can select from below or jump to these sections: Review, or Description.

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A stunning new innovation in lip color, OCC Lip Tar combines the longevity of a lipstick, with the ease of application of a gloss. Goes on slick and moist, and dries down to a satin finish. Ultra-saturated in color, Lip Tar contains an unprecedented amount of pigment - a little goes a very, very long way! An intense yet featherweight layer of color that never looks or feels heavy. Meant to be mixed, Lip Tar comes in concise array of colors for a limitless selection of shades made by you! A simple, elegant formula that contains Hemp Oil, Peppermint Oil and Vitamin E, OCC Lip Tar feels as good on the lips as it looks!.

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Based on 4 Reviews, 104 Quick Reviews

The Good: Long-wearing (64), Great Value (46), Smooth (37), Easy To Apply (36), Blendable (34), Creamy (31), Travel-friendly (18), Moisturizing (6)

The In-Between: Highly Pigmented (74), Non-sticky (26), Scented (24), Buildable (15), Thin (15), Flavored (11), Thick (6), Sticky (5), Sheer (1)

The Bad: Drying (18), Hard To Apply (17), Dry (10), Uneven (6)

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4 Written Reviews

By Lotus 5 years ago.

A Medium/Deep Plum/Mauve shade of the classic OCC LIP TAR. (This is the exact shade of my lips.) Creamy, blendable, forms a perfect film around lip lines, moisturizers with a cushion effect and lasts all day. Looks natural. Exfoliate lips and NSFW sure they're moisturized and smooth before carefully applying a tiny dot of this to lips and gently working with a brush to cover entirely. A beautiful flush of color just like ours but better!

1 out of 1 user found this review helpful.
Skin Type: Combination - Skin Tone: Fairest - Undertone: Pink

By hala 6 years ago.

Since I'm a matte lipstick lover I was really excited to try lip tar, so I ordered 5 of them off sephora ( nylon, trollop, harlot, vintage, black metal dahlia) and I love them !!!! I was hesitant about nylon and harlot since I thought they'd suit lighter complexions but I WAS DEFINITELY WRONG !!!I rated 4.5 since vintage bled out I guess I have to use a primer with that one.

Skin Type: Normal-to-Dry - Skin Tone: Light-Medium - Undertone: Yellow

By Emma 6 years ago.

It's easy to see why OCC's lip tars get such rave reviews because they are a wonderful creation! Provided you use a lip brush (so important!) they apply perfectly - both smoothly, opaquely and evenly. They are great value because you get a lot of product and barely need to use any each time. Plus if you have more than one you can create further colours without spending any money. The colour range is fantastic! I think it's also wonderful that each one comes with a little lip brush so you don't have to worry about cleaning them between colours or accidentally mixing them. This particular shade is so pretty, and despite being purple it is (in my opinion) wearable. Another thing I love is the minty scent. It is just a nice bonus because I LOVE anything mint, and it also helps the mouth area smell fresh! I can honestly think of nothing negative to say.

1 out of 1 user found this review helpful.
Skin Type: Oily - Skin Tone: Fair - Undertone: Yellow

By Sarah 6 years ago.

Great colour! Amazing wear time. Just beware of staining on clothes, secure the cap tight, and make sure to not apply too much. I noticed that application of too much product caused bleeding. Apply one coat, let set, then if needed (which it usually isn't) apply your next coat. NOTE: I usually layer all my lip tars with the OCC Clear, which is a beautifully moisturizing base :)

2 out of 2 users found this review helpful.
Tags: highly-pigmented, creamy, smooth, easy-to-apply, long-wearing, moisturizing, great-value, travel-friendly, scented
Skin Type: Combination - Skin Tone: Fair - Undertone: Neutral
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