With the holidays slowly inching in, frosted lips are coming back full swing. Almost every other brand has a metallic lip in their holiday collection, so why shouldn’t you? You don’t have to go for a daring colour, metallic/shimmery reds, browns and burgundys, or even a pink/nude metallic shade will give you the perfect statement lip. And here’s which brands you can pick up easily in India.
NYX PROFESSIONAL MAKEUP SOFT MATTE METALLIC LIP CREAM (₹700)
Now available in 12 statement-making metallics, the new NYX Professional Soft Matte Metallic Lip Cream shades deliver a burst of highly pigmented, pearly color and set to a stunning matte finish. These little beauties are just as lightweight, delightfully creamy and sweetly scented as all the shades you know and love!
- Gorgeous pearl finish.
- Intensely pigmented shades.
- Incredible colour payoff.
- Creamy, lightweight and long-lasting formula.
MAYBELLINE NEW YORK COLOR SENSATIONAL MATTE METALLIC LIPSTICK (₹450)
Color Sensational Lip Color available in a collection of sensational matte metallic shades. Mattes go metallic. Sophisticated brushed metal texture in lavish metallic hues for your most sensationally gilt-y lip look. From hot lava and copper spark to gunmetal and silk stone, get the matte metallic look with Maybelline’s new supremely sensational matte metallic lipstick.
- Creamy, matte lip formula with stunning metallic finish.
- Glides smoothly over the lips for a smooth application.
- Intensely pigmented shades.
- Bold shades and finish.
SMASHBOX x VLADA ALWAYS ON PETAL METAL MATTE LIQUID LIPSTICK (₹2050)
This 8-hour metallic matte lipstick includes custom-blended rose-gold shades that are specifically formulated to feel light, stay put & not dry out your lips. Wear them alone or layer with other liquid lipsticks for a luminous look.
- Delivers rich, lightweight color with a metallic matte finish
- Advanced Polymer Technology ensures color stays put for 8 hours
- Won’t flake, bleed or feather
- Primer oil complex makes lips comfortable and non-drying
- Applicator holds enough product to precisely line and fill in one swipe
SMASHBOX BE LEGENDARY LIQUID LIP METAL LIPSTICK (₹2050)
A liquid lip formula that glides on the full coverage of a lipstick and the high shine of a gloss in a single coat. Rich saturated color in metallic and vinyl-like finishes. It’s foolproof, precision tip applicator distributes product evenly and makes your lips appear more plump and full. It feels soft on comfortable on lips—never gritty.
Smashbox’s pro artists maxed out the mirror-like shine in this formula by infusing it with 4 levels of pearls that capture and reflect light from every angle. The result? A magic trick of light to make lips look fuller in any light and every pic.
- Comfortable liquid gel formula
- One-coat color and high-impact shine
- Reflective finish creates the appearance of fuller lips
- Foolproof cone-shaped applicator distributes an even layer of product
KIKO MILANO DARK TREASURE METAL LIP STYLO (₹1150)
Stylo lipstick with a sophisticated metallic finish, enriched with diamond dust.
- Immediate, even colour pay-off
- Soft, soothing consistency for instant, long-lasting comfort.
- Delicately scented with vanilla and available in four shimmering shades
- Dermatologically tested
ESTEE LAUDER PURE COLOR ENVY METALLIC MATTE SCULPTING LIPSTICK (₹2500)
Turn up the intensity: daring and bold. Go where no matte has gone before: metallic. Estée Lauder Pure Color Envy Metallic Matte Sculpting Lipstick is bold, powerful, fearless. The breakthrough finish turns up the intensity with a mattified, brushed-metal look and full-impact, full-coverage color.
Infused with the perfect balance of moisture and comfort, the formula strokes on outspoken color destined to be envied.
- Full Coverage
- Metallic Matte Finish
HUDA BEAUTY LIP STROBE (₹1600)
Even though it is more of a lip topper than a metallic lipstick itself, it will give you the same frosty finish. The ultimate add-on to your lip game, the Huda Beauty Lip Strobe proposes a versatile combination of effects and applications. Offering a prismatic spectrum of sheer and full coverage colors, each one of them boasts its own pigment and pearl complex. Some are beautifully iridescent, infused with pearls, and others are packed with rich pigments or have subtle, glimmering glitters. Incorporated into an adherent yet flexible dewy base, it gives lips a sculpted and volumized gleam that’s visible from every angle. The non-sticky, cushion-like texture make wear more comfortable than ever while the precision, heart-shaped flock glides on generously for an even coat in one gesture.
All the above lipsticks are available online on Nykaa.com.