The Michael Kors brand is everywhere – clothes, bags, watches, fragrances and now cosmetics too. I am actually a bit slow off the mark here, but MK has some luxurious looking lipsticks and glosses on offer. I have one here today for review.
The Michael Kors lipsticks and glosses (or lip lacquer and lip lusters!) comes in shiny gold packaging which is a bit of a MK signature thing. The lipstick is fairly decent weight in shiny gold. So many fashion brands seem to go for this style of packaging!
Diva is a beige gold with shimmery pearl. It’s natural colour that is sheer with medium gloss. The texture itself is very nice; it reminds me of a balm as it’s very smooth and glides without pulling. Metallic frosty beige isn’t a colour I would normally choose these days but it’s something I went for a lot when I was younger.
Do you see the problem?
There is very little pigment with this colour (perhaps the other shades fare better). But you can clearly see this shade looks like a light pearly shimmer on the lips, a lip balm really. If you want a really really really really natural pearly finish on the lips then this might be it, but due to the price I am sure you’d more than just a bit of shimmer, right?!
Alas – I have high hopes for a Michael Kors cosmetic range but this particular lipstick in this shade doesn’t cut it unless you want something really really natural and you fancy something from this brand specifically.
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