ILIA Dreamer Multi-Stick ($34.00 for 0.15 oz.) is a medium-dark coral with average, heat undertones and a pure sheen. It had sheer protection that was buildable to medium pigmentation if desired. The feel was very straightforward to work with because it had average slip, good glide, and unfold effectively over naked pores and skin in addition to over basis because it didn’t elevate it up.
It was best to work with utilizing fingertips, which added some heat to the product. The balm was extra strong within the tube however yielded readily as quickly because it got here into contact with my pores and skin (from the heat). It wore properly for seven and a half hours as a cheek product, however as a lip product, it was so-so; it stayed on decently for 2 and a half hours however had a thinner consistency that wasn’t as flattering on my lips because it was on my cheeks.
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$34.00/0.15 oz. – $226.67 Per Ounce
The method is meant to ship a “comfortable wash of shade” for cheeks and lips that may be utilized with “fingertips or a densely packed brush.” The product is finest for somebody who’s trying primarily for a cream blush over a lip shade, because the latter can work however it’s short-wearing, skinny, and did not all the time sit effectively on lips (tended to emphasise texture/catch on flakes). It is not at all an ultra-hydrating lip balm, but it surely labored effectively as a cream blush.
Most of these multi-tasking merchandise typically can be utilized in a couple of method, however so typically, they work effectively for a main perform; on this case, that is as a blush. The consistency was easy, dense, and balm-like that needed to be warmed up barely with fingertips or held towards the cheek. The end was dewy with out being overly cheesy, but it surely by no means totally dried down, so those that want one thing extra transfer-resistant will wish to look elsewhere.
It was reasonably emollient with a gel-cream really feel, so it unfold effectively over naked pores and skin and wasn’t susceptible to lifting up base merchandise. It was straightforward to use and diffuse for a “comfortable wash of shade” as described. They had been considerably buildable to medium protection if desired. The product wore between seven and eight hours earlier than fading visibly.
As a lip product, they utilized finest from the tube, as this yielded extra even protection and minimized the product catching on imperfections. The protection various from sheer to medium and had greater protection when utilized from the tube. They lasted two to 3 hours as lip merchandise.
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