Bridal Makeup. The Nude Lip | Christian Louboutin Lipstick Review

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I make no secret (or apology) for my love of shoes, and I am fortunate enough to have a few pairs of designer heels in my wardrobe. One of my most prized pairs (and also the most painful!) are my Christian Louboutin high heeled pumps, which is why I was so excited when the brand launched their beauty line – an exquisite selection of lipsticks and nail polish.

At £65 a lipstick (no, that’s not a typo!) it’s definitely priced at the higher end of the beauty market. Each lipstick is housed in a beautiful sleek presentation case lined in the signature Louboutin red. The lipstick bullet itself is a thing of beauty (so much so they provide a ribbon should you want to wear it as a necklace…yeah, not sure about that either!)

JUST LOOK AT IT!  Stunning.

 

Christian Louboutin Just Nothing Lipstick Review

 

Christian Louboutin Just Nothing Lipstick Review

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The colour I have, ‘Just Nothing’ is part of the velvet matte range (they also have satin finish lipsticks, a sheer formula and a liquid formula). I can say that Just Nothing is a perfect nude colour – it’s the right blend of pink and brown; it glides on smoothly and is so comfortable on the lips, not drying at all.  It also lasts really well. There’s no denying it’s a quality product, but is it worth the price tag?… Hmmm…

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…There are now so many budget brands currently killing it in the beauty industry (the Rimmel Kate Moss nudes collection stands out as a fab dupe) so in today’s market you don’t need to spend a small fortune.  BUT…

… If you can afford it – it’s a fab treat; it will look so stylish when you touch up your lippie in public, and it provides a touch of luxury to your everyday makeup routine.  If you want to buy into the Louboutin brand at a lower price point, it’s a great way to go.

For a bride on her wedding day wanting something a little special, I would certainly recommend as it will give you the perfect bridal nude lip and will last through champagne and kisses. It could even be a lovely thoughtful bridesmaid gift too.

The lipstick is available here

Certainly not a necessity but a great bit of everyday luxury

Whisper and Blush Melissa x