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So Hard to Resist


I have had this little ditty in my possession for a couple of months now, and I love it so much that I just had to share it. It's become my everyday shade when I can't be bothered to make anymore effort than is actually necessary.



This is Illamasqua's Resist lipstick and it is amazing. I'd say that it is a muted rosy colour that is very pretty for everyday wear. It has such intense pigmentation that one swipe is all I need on my lips for full opacity. 


It is a super matte formula; think similar to Ruby Woo from Mac. I think that some other people might find the formula to be too drying, but I personally love it. If I do find it becoming a little to dry then a slick of lip balm will fix it. I can put it on and then like 8 - 9 hour later I'll look in a mirror and bam...it will still be there! I even once and a meal and it was still there! I think that it's great for if you know that you will not be able to touch up. 


If the Illamasqua lipstick in Resist seems like your cup of tea, then you can pick it up from Selfridges for £18.50.

Have you tried any of the Illamasqua lipsticks?

Louise x x

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