Lipstick Love: Velveteen by Ciaté (AKA the red velvet lippy)
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)

Sep 05, 2015
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A red lipstick can instantly update your look and add sex appeal to an off-duty outfit in one swipe.

This week’s lipstick love goes to Ciaté for its new Satin Kiss Lipstick in Velveteen. A classic red, it is part of the new autumn colour collection from Olivia Palermo – her second make-up collaboration for the brand.

What I love about this lipstick is the soft, velvety texture. Unlike most matte lipsticks that tend to dry out my lips, this semi-matte lipstick contains moisturising properties – so there is no need to apply lip balm beforehand. The colour pigments are pretty good too.

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It lasted all day, requiring only a couple of re-applications throughout the day. This is a statement lip colour that will get you noticed, so leave the rest of the face natural to allow your pout to stand out!

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