Young Blood Lipstick

6 Jul

I was given a tube of Young Blood lipstick to try out and review. If you check out my Young Blood cosmetics review from last year you will see that I’m already a fan of the brand based on how well their other products work. Therefore, I was really excited to see if their lipstick is as good as I hope it is.

The company description of the Young Blood lipstick is “Rich, creamy color condition lips with a blend of natural oils and minerals. Lanolin free.”

Two other things that jumped out on the packaging were the words paraben free and cruelty free. This means that there will be one less bad chemical that your body will have to fight off and one less bunny will have to suffer for this lipstick to be developed. It’s a win-win.

Young Blood Lipstick Review

The color that I got to try out is called Tangelo which looks like a bright summery orange color. I have to admit that I wasn’t thrilled to try it out when I first saw it. Orange just isn’t my color. However, try it I did and it was just another reminder that you can’t be judgmental if you haven’t tried something. The color turned out to be more of a shiny coral that a bold orange. How bright the color is dependent on how many layers you apply.

One Coat

Two Coats

Three Coats

Personally, I prefer the three layers for nighttime and when I want something a little more easy going I mix it with a nude color. It’s sensual, it’s beautiful and it’s fun. It can go from day to night as well making it well worth the $19.00 price tag.

I also noticed that the lipstick is in fact creamy and moisturizing. It applied effortlessly and once it was on, it made my lips feel velvety smooth and soft- almost like a gloss. When I looked at the list of ingredients that they used to make the lipstick, I understood why.

  • Castor Seed Oil
  • Sunflower Seed Oil
  • Jojoba Seed Oil
  • Wheat Germ Seed Oil
  • Safflower Seed Oil
  • Grape Seed Extract
  • Honeysuckle Flower Extract

All of these ingredients are highly nourishing which is why they’re used in so many beauty products. If you have dry, cracked lips the Young Blood lipstick should definitely be on your wish list because it will help to soften them out.

As I mentioned before, the Young Blood lipstick feels and looks more like a gloss than a lipstick. It has a lot of shine and feels good on. Unlike a gloss, it doesn’t fade instantly. It actually does lasted for about four to five  hours and once it did start to fade it was a slow process. It started to look matte and after a while just disappeared. It survived a cup of coffee but not lunch which is ok by me because most lipsticks don’t even last the coffee for me.

All in all I do like the Young Blood lipstick and would I buy it in the future. Have you tried it out? What do you think of it?

 

Hey there. Thanks for checking out Spontaneous Chick. Please check out the rest of our lipstick reviews posts,  beauty blog,  beauty product reviews and our beauty tips for women and please feel free to leave a comment.

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...

9 Responses to “Young Blood Lipstick”

  1. Harshleen@BeautyTidbits July 6, 2012 at 4:15 pm #

    The lip color looks really pretty on you!
    Harshleen@BeautyTidbits recently posted..Almay intense i-color smoky-i kit for brownsMy Profile

    • Aleya July 6, 2012 at 4:32 pm #

      Thank you! It’s nice to try out something new.

  2. Cooper July 7, 2012 at 5:51 am #

    This is a really lovely color and it suits you very well! :)
    Cooper recently posted..Sample Society Box – July 2012My Profile

    • Aleya July 8, 2012 at 6:19 pm #

      Thank you. I’m so happy that you like it.

  3. Kath July 7, 2012 at 4:57 pm #

    I am a sucker for orange lippies. I like this shade and finish, it doesn’t scream yet still fun to look at.
    Kath recently posted..Pursue Your Dream. Win a $2,500 Cosmetology Scholarship!My Profile

    • Aleya July 8, 2012 at 6:15 pm #

      I never thought that I would like an orange lipstick. It’s great to be wrong sometimes.

  4. Moxie July 8, 2012 at 4:23 am #

    I was also able to try Tangelo, and I love it. It looks great on you!! x
    Moxie recently posted..Eye of Horus: Mascara, Eyeliner, Liquid Liner and MoreMy Profile

    • Aleya July 8, 2012 at 6:12 pm #

      Thanks for the compliment.

Trackbacks and Pingbacks

  1. Kevyn Aucoin The Elegant Lip Gloss | Spontaneous Chick - July 12, 2012

    [...] found that it worked really well at toning them down. Check out how it looked when mixed with the Young Blood lipstick that I reviewed last [...]