Now, even for me spending £17 on a tinted lip balm is a bit much. However when I spotted Clinique's infamous chubby stick on the shelf inside the August issue of Glamour Magazine, I simply could not resist.
|Taken outside of the office, I did get a few strange looks!|
At first, I didn't understand the hype. When it comes to lips, I do tend to go for a bolder more intense finish, so a sheer lip balm wasn't my first pick.
However,as I've had had this beauty for nearly a month now I find myself reaching for it more and more.
|Shade: woppin' watermelon|
It's perfect for them days where you want to look your best but don't particularly want to put a full face of make-up on. As finding this product was a bit of a lucky dip, I didn't really have much choice on the colour. However, I hit the jack pot with this one (even better that it incorporates watermelon in the title - I'm a sucker for a cute name of a product).
The picture above is true to its colour in reality - an everyday pink shade that can be worn with any look. It is easily build-able to...
|From sheer to vibrant|
I thought i'd do a cheeky swatch to illustrate the build-ability of this product, and as you can see, you can really get some good colour pay off if you layer it up!
How it looks on the lips...
|How i wear the Clinique Chubby Stick on a day to day basis|
Evidently, the chubby stick has more colour pay off than I originally thought! With its easy application because of its crayon like nib, the chubby stick offers a better alternative to standard lip balms and adds a long lasting flush of colour whilst intensely moisturising your smackers!
Have you jumped on the band wagon? x