Lipstick Love: Café Parisien by Paul & Joe (AKA the cutest lipstick on the block)
By Theresa Yee

No one knows lipstick like WGSN Senior Editor of Beauty Theresa Yee does, which is why she’s trying out the latest colours and best products every week (you’re welcome)

Aug 28, 2015

Paul and Joe lipstick WGSN Theresa Yee

I’m a real sucker for cute make-up packaging. So when this Paul & Joe lipstick landed on my desk, I knew it was an instant winner.

This week’s lipstick love is this adorable new lipstick from the brand’s fall make-up collection. Café Parisien comes in a pretty candy pink hue stamped with the most adorable cat face in a milky beige tone. Cute, right?!

But, what we love about this product is that the kitten’s face doesn’t disappear after a couple of applications. Instead, the brand has used a clever Japanese candy-making technique to ensure that the cat is visible all the way down to the bottom of the bullet.

We recommend using the two colours together to create a soft gradient effect on the lip. The light, moisturising texture melts on the mouth like a creamy balm so perfect for dry pouts. 


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Lipstick Love: Café Parisien by Paul & Joe (AKA the cutest lipstick on the block)

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