Smashbox Unzipped, Jam On It, Femme Fatale Be Legendary Matte Lipsticks Reviews, Photos, Swatches

Smashbox Unzipped Be Legendary Matte Lipstick
Smashbox Unzipped Be Legendary Matte Lipstick

Smashbox Unzipped Be Legendary Matte Lipstick ($21.00 for 0.10 oz.) is a deep red with cool, blue undertones and a semi-matte finish. It had nearly opaque color payoff that applied with smooth, even coverage. The texture was lightweight, velvety, and didn’t slide around or feather over time. This shade stayed on for over six hours and was neither drying nor hydrating. Tarte Firework (P, $22.00) is lighter (95% similar). Make Up For Ever C405 (DC, $22.00) is darker (95% similar). MAC Chateau M (LE, $21.00) is lighter, less glossy (95% similar). NARS Rouge Improbable (LE, $28.00) is warmer (95% similar). Tom Ford Beauty Dominic (P, $36.00) is lighter, warmer (95% similar). NARS Mascate (P, $28.00) is darker (95% similar). Chanel Nightfall (LE, $40.00) is lighter (95% similar). MAC MAC Red (P, $19.00) is glossier (95% similar). MAC Perfect Score (LE, $19.00) is darker (95% similar). NARS Starwoman (P, $26.00) is less glossy (95% similar). MAC Candy Cane (LE, $19.00) is lighter (90% similar). Chanel Rouge Tentation (169) (P, $38.00) is darker (90% similar). Make Up For Ever M401 (DC, $22.00) is darker, less glossy (90% similar). Chanel Rouge Charnel (56) (P, $40.00) is warmer (95% similar). ColourPop Ribbon (LE, $6.50) is less glossy (90% similar). MAC PattyPout (LE, $21.00) is cooler (90% similar). MAC Betty Boop Red (LE, $19.00) is lighter (90% similar). NARS Red Lizard (P, $26.00) is warmer (90% similar). Fenty Beauty Unmatched (LE, $24.00) is darker, less glossy (90% similar). Bite Beauty Sour Cherry (DC, $26.00) is lighter (90% similar). Top 20 dupes listed, see the rest. See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

Smashbox Jam On It Be Legendary Matte Lipstick ($21.00 for 0.10 oz.) is a deep, reddish plum with subtle, cool undertones and a semi-matte finish. The consistency was lightly creamy with a velvety slip, so it was very smooth and easy to apply. It had semi-opaque pigmentation, where you could see my lip freckle peeking through, but it covered evenly. This shade stayed on for over six hours and was neither drying nor hydrating. Chanel Muted Fuchsia (124) (P, $40.00) is less glossy (95% similar). MAC Toung 'n' Chic (LE, $18.50) is cooler (90% similar). Guerlain #80 (P, $33.00) is more shimmery, warmer (95% similar). NARS Damned (P, $27.00) is lighter, less glossy (90% similar). ColourPop More Better (P, $6.50) is warmer, less glossy (90% similar). Bite Beauty #100 (P, $18.00) is lighter, cooler (90% similar). ColourPop Alchemist (P, $7.50) is darker, more muted (90% similar). Laura Mercier Plum Sublime (P, $32.00) is cooler (90% similar). NARS Blindfold (LE, $27.00) is lighter, warmer (90% similar). Bite Beauty Beetroot (DC, $26.00) is lighter, brighter, warmer (90% similar). Tom Ford Beauty Luscious (LE, $58.00) is more shimmery, lighter, cooler (90% similar). NARS Under My Thumb (P, $26.00) is warmer, less glossy (90% similar). Illamasqua Shard (P, $24.00) is warmer (90% similar). Bite Beauty Mulberry (P, $28.00) is warmer, less glossy (90% similar). MAC Burning Love (P, $22.00) is lighter (90% similar). Tarte Hangry (P, $20.00) is darker, more muted (90% similar). Charlotte Tilbury Hel's Bells (P, $37.00) is lighter (85% similar). Bite Beauty Plum (LE, $24.00) is darker, warmer, glossier (85% similar). Lancome Berry Noir (397) (P, $32.00) is more shimmery, darker, warmer (85% similar). MAC Off the Record (LE, $20.00) is more shimmery, lighter, cooler (85% similar). Top 20 dupes listed, see the rest. See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

Smashbox Femme Fatale Be Legendary Matte Lipstick ($21.00 for 0.10 oz.) is a very deep berry with subtle, cool undertones and a semi-matte finish. It had good color coverage, though not fully opaque, that applied evenly and smoothly. The texture of this shade was better than many in the range, as it was smooth, lightly velvety, but it didn’t cling or emphasize the natural texture of my lips. It wore well for over six hours, left a fuchsia stain behind, and was non-drying. Givenchy Violine Retro (P, $37.00) is glossier (95% similar). Pat McGrath Deep Orchid (P, $38.00) is warmer, glossier (95% similar). MAC Babes and Balls (LE, $19.00) is warmer (95% similar). Makeup Geek Rocker Chick (P, $12.00) is warmer (90% similar). Hourglass I Hide My (P, $34.00) is warmer, glossier (90% similar). ColourPop Plastics (LE, $7.00) is lighter (90% similar). Make Up For Ever M501 (DC, $22.00) is warmer (90% similar). Charlotte Tilbury Hel's Bells (P, $37.00) is warmer (90% similar). NARS Zipped (LE, $27.00) is lighter, warmer, less glossy (90% similar). Maybelline Berry Bossy (DC, $7.49) is brighter, cooler (90% similar). ColourPop Doin' Fine (LE, $7.00) is lighter (90% similar). Anastasia #10 (Vol. 1) (PiP, ) is lighter (90% similar). MAC Oh Lady (P, $21.00) is more muted, warmer, less glossy (90% similar). Urban Decay CSB (DC, $18.00) is more shimmery (90% similar). MAC Got a Callback (P, $25.00) is lighter, cooler (90% similar). ColourPop Persuasion (LE, $7.00) is lighter (90% similar). ColourPop Alchemist (P, $7.50) is lighter, warmer (85% similar). NARS Warm Leatherette (P, $26.00) is lighter (85% similar). Givenchy Heroic Pink (212) (LE, $36.00) is lighter, glossier (85% similar). MAC High Drama (P, $21.00) is darker, more muted (90% similar). Top 20 dupes listed, see the rest. See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

FORMULA OVERVIEW |
Smashbox Be Legendary Matte Lipstick ($21.00 for 0.10 oz.) is supposed to be a creamy, long-wearing, richly pigmented formula that’s lightweight and moisturizing. The texture has a more velvety feel compared to the Cream range, and the finish varied between matte and satin. The formula didn’t cling, but it often accentuated the appearance of lip lines and natural texture on the lips, and it was mostly a non-drying formula. The majority of the colors I tested had good pigmentation and longer-wear. There was a very, very faint vanilla scent to them (I could only detect when the entire tube is untwisted) but no discernible taste.

Smashbox Unzipped Be Legendary Matte Lipstick
Smashbox Unzipped Be Legendary Matte Lipstick

Smashbox Unzipped Be Legendary Matte Lipstick
Smashbox Unzipped Be Legendary Matte Lipstick

Smashbox Unzipped Be Legendary Matte Lipstick
Smashbox Unzipped Be Legendary Matte Lipstick

Smashbox Unzipped Be Legendary Matte Lipstick
Smashbox Unzipped Be Legendary Matte Lipstick

Smashbox Unzipped Be Legendary Matte Lipstick
Smashbox Unzipped Be Legendary Matte Lipstick

Smashbox Unzipped Be Legendary Matte Lipstick
Smashbox Unzipped Be Legendary Matte Lipstick

Smashbox Unzipped Be Legendary Matte Lipstick
Smashbox Unzipped Be Legendary Matte Lipstick

Smashbox Jam On It Be Legendary Matte Lipstick
Smashbox Jam On It Be Legendary Matte Lipstick

Smashbox Jam On It Be Legendary Matte Lipstick
Smashbox Jam On It Be Legendary Matte Lipstick

Smashbox Jam On It Be Legendary Matte Lipstick
Smashbox Jam On It Be Legendary Matte Lipstick

Smashbox Jam On It Be Legendary Matte Lipstick
Smashbox Jam On It Be Legendary Matte Lipstick

Smashbox Jam On It Be Legendary Matte Lipstick
Smashbox Jam On It Be Legendary Matte Lipstick

Smashbox Jam On It Be Legendary Matte Lipstick
Smashbox Jam On It Be Legendary Matte Lipstick

Smashbox Jam On It Be Legendary Matte Lipstick
Smashbox Jam On It Be Legendary Matte Lipstick

Smashbox Femme Fatale Be Legendary Matte Lipstick
Smashbox Femme Fatale Be Legendary Matte Lipstick

Smashbox Femme Fatale Be Legendary Matte Lipstick
Smashbox Femme Fatale Be Legendary Matte Lipstick

Smashbox Femme Fatale Be Legendary Matte Lipstick
Smashbox Femme Fatale Be Legendary Matte Lipstick

Smashbox Femme Fatale Be Legendary Matte Lipstick
Smashbox Femme Fatale Be Legendary Matte Lipstick

Smashbox Femme Fatale Be Legendary Matte Lipstick
Smashbox Femme Fatale Be Legendary Matte Lipstick

Smashbox Femme Fatale Be Legendary Matte Lipstick
Smashbox Femme Fatale Be Legendary Matte Lipstick

Smashbox Femme Fatale Be Legendary Matte Lipstick
Smashbox Femme Fatale Be Legendary Matte Lipstick

Makeup Look
On face:
  • Tarte Rainforest of the Sea Foundation
  • Laura Mercier Translucent Setting Powder
  • Kevyn Aucoin Sunlight The Celestial Powder
  • Clinique Bronze Glow Uplighting Powder
On eyes:
  • Too Faced Totally Cute Eyeshadow Palette
  • Urban Decay Scorch Eyeliner

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Katherine T. Avatar

Are you serious???? Just when I finished narrowing down the UD Vice list, out comes Smashbox with ANOTHER 120 lippies? Good God, it IS raining lipsticks this year!

Serena Avatar

I own about 100 lipsticks, of which at least 90% are REDS. In my defence, they all get much love on heavy rotation and I use them – and use ’em up as well – *a lot*.
Still, it’s a pretty massive amount of lipsticks.
But I know that I need Unzipped in my life. Just Unzipped. Then I can quit any time I want to, I swear!

Oh, Unzipped ♥

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