Salt New York Coral Lip + Cheek Crème Tint Review & Swatches

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Salt New York Coral Lip and Cheek Crème Tint
Salt New York Coral Lip and Cheek Crème Tint
Salt New York Coral Lip and Cheek Crème Tint
Salt New York Coral Lip and Cheek Crème Tint
Salt New York Coral Lip and Cheek Crème Tint
Salt New York Coral Lip and Cheek Crème Tint
Salt New York Coral Lip and Cheek Crème Tint
Salt New York Coral Lip and Cheek Crème Tint
Salt New York Coral Lip and Cheek Crème Tint
Salt New York Coral Lip and Cheek Crème Tint
Salt New York Coral Lip and Cheek Crème Tint
Salt New York Coral Lip and Cheek Crème Tint
Salt New York Coral Lip and Cheek Crème Tint
Salt New York Coral Lip and Cheek Crème Tint
Salt New York Coral Lip and Cheek Crème Tint
Salt New York Coral Lip and Cheek Crème Tint
Salt New York Coral Lip and Cheek Crème Tint
Salt New York Coral Lip and Cheek Crème Tint
Salt New York Coral Lip and Cheek Crème Tint
Salt New York Coral Lip and Cheek Crème Tint
Salt New York Coral Lip and Cheek Crème Tint
Salt New York Coral Lip and Cheek Crème Tint
Salt New York Coral Lip and Cheek Crème Tint
Salt New York Coral Lip and Cheek Crème Tint
Salt New York Coral Lip and Cheek Crème Tint
Salt New York Coral Lip and Cheek Crème Tint
Salt New York Coral Lip and Cheek Crème Tint

Coral

Salt New York Coral Lip and Cheek Crème Tint ($16.00 for 0.15 oz.) is a brighter, medium coral with strong, warm orange undertones and a natural sheen. It had sheer, buildable pigmentation paired with an emollient, lightweight, and thin consistency that spread readily across my skin for a diffused application of color that was easy to blend out.

It was easier to diffuse and sheer out than build it up, though it could be built to about medium coverage. The product stayed on well for seven and a half hours before moving noticeably as a cheek color. As a lip product, it applied fairly evenly but had a tendency to emphasize any natural texture or imperfections on my lips, and it only lasted for two hours.

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

Formula Overview

$16.00/0.15 oz. - $106.67 Per Ounce

The formula is described as "buttery soft, easy to blend" and is supposed to have "sheer, buildable coverage with a soft, skin-like finish." Though it's available in three types--highlighter, contour/bronzer, and blush--they formulas do not differ dramatically in terms of performance and feel.

It had sheer coverage that was buildable to more medium coverage,but getting full-on opacity didn't seem like it was really in the realm of possibilities, so those who either need or want greater, truer-to-pan coverage may not find it as workable. I'd recommend sticking with deeper shades for those who need or want more coverage, too, as the lighter shades were less buildable.

As a cheek product, the formula applied evenly and blended out well on bare skin as well as patted over base products as it wasn't a formula prone to lifting up complexion products. The finish was dewier, though it seemed to soften a bit after an hour or so of wear. They wear was between six and seven hours before there was noticeable fading and/or light movement/slide. I had the best wear when applied over a more matte foundation as compared to bare skin or a dewier/more luminous foundation choice.

As a lip product, they offered semi-sheer to medium coverage that went on somewhat evenly, but the thinner, more emollient formula was quicker to "dry down" on my lips and wasn't the most flattering formula to have on if you have imperfections, flakiness, or dryness (even minor). They lasted between two to three hours with deeper colors lasting longer and felt non-drying.

In general, I think they're a better cream blush formula than a lip product, which is par for the course with these multi-tasking blush-and-lip kind of products. For those who intend to wear them primarily as a cheek product, then mentally boost the ratings a bit!

Browse all of our Salt New York Lip and Cheek Crème Tint swatches.

Ingredients

Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Cetearyl Alcohol, Candelilla wax, Synthetic Cera Elba (Synthetic Beeswax), Silica, Vitis Vinifera (Grape Seed Oil), Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba Seed Oil), Punica Granatum (Pomegranate Seed Oil), Carthamus Tinctorius (Safflower Seed Oil), Aloe Barbadensis (Aloe Extract), Tocopheryl Acetate (Vitamin E), Phenoxyethanol. May Contain: Mica, Iron Oxides (CI 77491, 77492, 77499), Titanium Dioxide (CI77891), Red 40 (CI 16035), Red 33 (CI 17200), Yellow 5 (CI 19140), Blue 1 (CI 42090), Red 27 (CI45410)

Disclaimer: Ingredient lists are as available by the brand (or retailer) at the time of publishing. Please always check product packaging, if it exists, for the ingredient list applicable to the product you're purchasing, or the brand or retailer's website for the most up-to-date ingredient list.

Coral

PPermanent. $16.00.
B+
B+
8.5
Product
10
Pigmentation
8.5
Texture
7
Longevity
5
Application
87%
Total
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Another super pretty shade by this company that I previously never heard of! But I am falling for their products. Don’t need to in the shade department, it’s the formula and its glow that have me captivated!

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