It is a widely known fact that every time a person’s eyes fall on your face, the very first feature they notice is your lips. A smile with a perfectly highlighted cupid’s bow in an attractive shade of pink or red around pearly white teeth is something that always leaves a lasting impression on anyone’s mind. And this very fact makes keeping your lips anything less than moisturized, protected, plump and tinted a big no-no. So, if there is one thing that should never ever be left out of one’s everyday makeup regimen, it is a good shade of hydrating lipstick from one of the most popular lipstick brands.
Here is a list of 5 must-have brands available on Lifestyle stores that also belong in your vanity:
After its launch in 2012 as a make-up curator online store, Nykaa quickly worked its way up to become one of the most popular lipstick brands in India. Taking into consideration its wide range of affordably priced lipstick collections, right from its very first Nude Satin Lipsticks Collection to the latest matte, cream, glossy and satin lipstick collections, saying that the platform is a goldmine for lipstick lovers would be no exaggeration. Nykaa’s formulations are soft, creamy, highly pigmented and add a much-needed protective layer to your lips.
- Sugar Cosmetic
This Indian company, already on many makeup enthusiasts’ go-to list of favourite popular lipstick brands, has easily the best range of liquid lipsticks in satin, matte as well gloss finish. Sugar Cosmetics’ products, in addition to being soft on your lips, adding a beautiful texture, smelling good and being transfer-resistant, are also cruelty-free and affordable.
Also one of the leading and most popular lipstick brands in India, colorbar’s wide assortment of the finest quality, paraben-free lipsticks is to die for. Their lip colours are easy to apply, hard to smudge, light-weight and hardly need retouching during the day. Not to mention, unlike a lot of other brands, they have an abundance of shades that are suitable for all skin complexions and not just fairer skin tones.
This Manish Malhotra approved cosmetics company, MyGlamm, for a good reason, has gained a good footing in the Indian make-up market. Their selection of shades is remarkable, the quality of lipsticks is top-notch, and the prices are nominal. All their formulas are hydrating, smooth to apply, feathery light, non-sticky, and make your lips look entirely too soft and velvety.
An Ayurvedic skincare and cosmetics brand, Lotus Herbals, has been manufacturing some outstandingly pigmented lipsticks that should not be missed out on. Owing to the quality of its lip products, the brand is now among the most popular lipstick brands. Lotus lipsticks are creamy, moisturizing, give wonderful coverage, last long and are available in some of the unique shades.
Lipsticks aren’t just any skippable makeup item; they make excellent accessories that not only keep your lips healthy and shielded but also accentuate them perfectly and help add a fun element to your attire and enhance it, casual or formal. More often than not, the right shade of lip colour is the only difference between a hit and a failed outfit. Hence, keeping your makeup bag stocked with the best shades from these popular lipstick brands is imperative.