Fan of sheer lipstick? Then you are at the right stop my friends! Stay with me as we go through some awesome examples including glossy and matte finishes in this ultimate sheer lipstick post!
Sheer lipsticks are an ideal option for those of you who are after a little pigment but more hydration. They also tend to possess good characteristics for filling in line on the lips thanks to their light consistency.
But like satin lipsticks, do be aware they often come out a lot lighter on the lips than they actually appear in the packaging!
Here are some of the best sheer lipsticks worth checking out!
- Glossier generation G
- Illamasqua sheer lip veil
- Elf sheer slick lipstick
- Victoria Beckham sheer lip paint
Glossier generation G
The glossier generation g is a matte but sheer lipstick, featuring 9 shades. Including deep berry’s, neutral cocoa brown, subtle peach, new additions bright rosy red as well as a soft rosy taupe and more!
What’s cool about these shades is the hue is unique to every individual just like you are, looking different on everyone!
These lipsticks are best described as a just blotted finish without the blot! They are said to be buildable and easy to apply without even requiring a mirror.
If you want to know more about the finish, the generation g are ‘matte and diffused, with soft edges’. For a better comparison it’s like you’ve just been kissed!
The generation G are a great choice for everyday casual wear!
Illamasqua sheer lip veil
Giving you the option to choose from 12 ‘mouth-watering ’shades. These range from light pinks great for a neutral look to deep current and berries ideal for evenings out, the illamasqua sheer lip veil have got you covered! The lip veils are oil infused, coating as well as blending seamlessly into your natural lip colour.
They include ‘Macadamia Oil and Vitamin E’, ensuring that your pout is looked after through nourishment, conditioning along with protection whilst offering a beautiful tint.
They are really easy to apply and provide a comfortable all day wear minus the stickiness to match your makeup look.
Elf sheer slick lipstick
According to the brand this is a best seller! The sheer lipstick, only available in 2 hues, is best described as a ‘nourishing sheer lipstick’. Great option for anyone looking to add a subtle color or sheen. You can pick between ‘jam or jelly’ or ‘orange’ which as you can tell is either orange or a pinky hue. Though the selection is quite limited, it doesn’t reflect it’s capabilities.
The elf sheer slick lipstick provides a ‘dialed-down and delicious’ finish. You want to know where the inspiration comes from? Well it’s from the ‘first bite into a juicy piece of fruit’!
The inclusion of meadow foam seed oil along with vitamin E guarantee a softened and moistened lip for extended amount of times. The formula is somewhere between lipstick and lip balm giving it a creamy texture.
Victoria Beckham sheer lip tint
The bitten lip tint delivers a transfer proof flush of colour that is made to last all day according to the brand! It has a weightless barely there feel that apparently plumps and smooths your pout instantly upon application. The infusion of Hyaluronic Acid and squalene which is plant derived work to hydrate as well as nourish your lips.
The colour selection is limited with only 5 shades, which include cherry red, rich berry, sheer soft melon as well as other berry pigmented ones.
The bitten lip tint provides a buildable colour without the annoyance of typical lipsticks. No stickiness, no dryness and certainly no tightness! Oh and no mirror needed either!
If you want the fuller review on the Victoria Beckham lip tint then I suggest you tap here!
That’s it for now peeps! Over to you now, do you like sheer lipsticks or are you more of a full coverage matte lipstick fan?
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Have a great day!