January 30, 2014

Faces GLAM ON Lipstick #04 Sugar Candy: Review /FOTD


Faces GLAM ON Lipstick(Rs 499/4.5 g) #04 Sugar Candy is a  light cool pink with satin finish . The  lipstick is lightweight to wear and feels comfortable on lips and  stayed for a little over 2 hrs on me. 

The Lipstick comes in a standard gunmetal colored shiny tube, with a silver rim in the middle ,and there is no shade indicator anywhere else except for the bottom label. The cap shuts with a click and though it may seem very unattractive to look at, I find the packaging as neat and travel friendly. . 


The texture of this lipstick is creamy and slick, and glides on effortlessly on lips, but upon application it sets to a satin finish. The color is quite opaque even for a light shade as this one, and it covers imperfections or pigmentation in two gentle swipes.. It does feel very comfortable to wear. The lipstick transfers a lot though! 

At the end of wear, the color fades evenly and there's a soft pink stain left behind which looks quite nice by itself, like a tint or so..

The lipstick is quite moisturizing too as I didn't feel any dryness afterwards, infact my lips did feel soft and supple. It has ingredients like Almond Oil, Jojoba Oil and Vit E so I guess those ingredients did the trick. It does not bleed but might settle into lip lines . I could not detect any scent in the lipstick , though if you really put your nose close to it, there's a hint of cosmetic like artificial scent.

Overall, the Faces GLAM ON Lipstick in Sugar Candy is just an average lipstick, though looking at the price point I expected it to be better. I have tried the Go-Chic lipsticks from Faces too,and the Moisture rich ones as well, so my expectations from this product were high but it did fail me in certain areas, like staying ability and settling into fine lines. Of course , moisturizing properties are nice, but for me, that's not the only characteristic I'm looking for in a lip color. I wouldn't recommend!!

I'm looking forward to trying some Ultime Pro Matte lipsticks from Faces sometime just to reinstate my faith in Faces lipsticks :)






And some products that I used to create today's look:

For Face:
  1. MAC Prep+Prime Skin Base Visage
  2. Kryolan Dermacolor Camouflage  Creme Palette
  3. Bourjois 123 Perfect Foundation
  4. Contour Powder
  5. Highlighting powder
  6. MAC Satin Blush Ripe for Love (Temperature Rising Collection)

For eyes:
  1. NYX Eyeshadow Base white
  2. The Body Shop Eyeshadows : Midnight Blue and Berry Cheeky
  3. MAC eyeshadow Folie to blend
  4. Inglot P 393
  5. Bourjois Contour Clubbing waterproof eyeliner : Black Party
  6. Chambor Dazzle eyeliner : Teal dazzle
  7. Bourjois Khol and Contour : Brun Expressif 
For lips:
  1. Faces GLAM ON Lipstick : Sugar Candy
  2. Dior Kiss Luscious Lip Plumping Lip Gloss Snow Cherry


P.S: The lipstick reviewed in this post is a PR Sample

20 comments:

  1. Lovely very pretty fotd ! seriously i visit ur blog for fotd breakdown only :p lovely !

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    1. Thank you so much Samannita...For liking the look and for letting me know what brings you here....Thanks for appreciating my effort :D

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  2. Loved the eye makeup Agni .. that lip color suits you so well

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    1. Thanks a ton Shalini...The lip color actually needs a lot of effort on the other areas of the face to make it work for you.. :)

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  3. Now THAT'S what I call a truly honest review!!
    Showering praises on a lousy product just because you want to maintain good PR with the company - Just Not Cool. So many bloggers do that.
    But your honesty makes me come back to your page time and again. Kudos!

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  4. Lovely review and look .... you always take snaps from the left side? any reason? just curious...

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    1. My left profile looks better in photos and I can show my nose pin too ;)
      Thanks! :)

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  5. Oh my! You are incredibly gorgeous..loved the FOTD!! :*

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  6. I died.. do an eye makeup tut for this look .. plzzzzz

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    1. Thank you so much Nidsy...I will surely try :)

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  7. Such a stunning look dear.. the eye are full on Glamed up .. ;) ;)
    loved ur look.. <3 <3

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  8. the shade look gorgeous but not more than you!

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    1. omg!! honestly , I'm on Cloud nine today..Thanks for the lovely words Rachna :)

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  9. Hi Agnibanya! I really like the eye make up, the colours are well balanced and the lipstick is well combined =)
    kisses
    Marghe

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    1. Thanks Marghe..so glad you liked the look :)

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  10. drooling over your eye makeup!!! rocking!!! and Faces is one heck of a brand that has high end quality at drugstore prices!!!

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