The one fail-safe makeup product that lasts throughout the day without budging has to be matte lipstick. Trendy yet wearable, matte lip shades deserve the top spot in every vanity because they make dolling up so easy. Just one sweep is enough to get that Insta-worthy pout. No wonder our fave celebs, from Priyanka Chopra and Kareena Kapoor to Selena Gomez and Gigi Hadid opt for matte lipsticks time and again.
Well, taking a note of this huge craze for everything bold and matte, we list five must-have matte lipsticks to get an Insta-ready pout in a quick swipe. Let’s go!
- 01. Lakmé Absolute Precision Lip Paint
- 02. Lakmé Absolute Matte Melt Liquid Lip Color
- 03. Lakmé 9to5 Weightless Mousse Lip And Cheek Color
- 04. Lakmé Absolute Matte Ultimate Lip Color With Argan Oil
- 05. Lakmé Forever Matte Liquid Lip Color
01. Lakmé Absolute Precision Lip Paint
The latest entrant from the house of Lakme is the Lakmé Absolute Precision Lip Paint. It comes packaged in a fancy, travel-friendly lip pot along with an expert lip brush that makes it possible to achieve pro-like precision with ease! Available in 10 rich matte hues, each colour is super pigmented and gives an intense colour payoff. Being lightweight in texture, its velvety finish lasts on the lips all day long and makes you feel like a queen every time you step out!
02. Lakmé Absolute Matte Melt Liquid Lip Color
The Lakmé Absolute Matte Melt Liquid Lip Color makes achieving an Insta-worthy pout a cakewalk. Available in 25 dazzling shades, the lip colour comes with a unique applicator that glides smoothly and offers precise definition. Infused with rosehip oil, it is super-charged with a rich colour pay off and keeps your lips moisturised throughout the day. Being lightweight in texture, it feels velvety-matte on lips and lasts for 16 long hours. Did we mention, it’s totally transfer-proof, too! A pure winner this lip shade is, isn’t it?
03. Lakmé 9to5 Weightless Mousse Lip And Cheek Color
We are obsessed with makeup products that multitask. And nothing is more satisfying than having Lakmé 9to5 Weightless Mousse Lip And Cheek Color in our beauty arsenal. It not only lends a rich colour payoff for the lips but also doubles up as a cream blush. Available in 19 fun shades, this lightweight matte lipstick feels extremely comfortable on your lips and cheeks.
04. Lakmé Absolute Matte Ultimate Lip Color With Argan Oil
Who said matte lipsticks make your lips dry? Well, not if you use Lakmé Absolute Matte Ultimate Lip Color With Argan Oil that comes in a fancy, gilded bullet format. Infused with the golden elixir (argan oil), this velvety-matte formula not only gives an intense matte colour pay-off but also nourishes your lips to keep dryness at bay. Available in 10 luxurious shades, this one is a must-have for girls with dry lips.
05. Lakmé Forever Matte Liquid Lip Color
Want an intense matte that looks freshly applied for 20 hours? The Lakmé Forever Matte Liquid Lip Color should be your go-to. Available in 30 lightweight matte lip colours, this highly pigmented matte lipstick sits comfortably on your lips for up to 16 hours and won’t budge — goodbye, touchups!
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Written by Pratishtha Rana on Sep 08, 2021
Pratishtha is a writer driven by curiosity. With over two years of experience in journalism, her toes are dipped in the exciting world of beauty, fashion, food, travel and luxury. Trust her words to help you navigate the do’s and don’ts of all that’s trending online (and offline). A lover of minimal aesthetics, she’s also big on experimenting with colours and prints, and often finds herself power-dressing even for a quick grocery run. When not at work, she’s reading a book, learning Korean, binging on K-Dramas and kimchi ramyeon or just karaoke-ing her hours away.