Let’s Celebrate National Lipstick Day!

Let’s Celebrate National Lipstick Day!

Although we believe every day is a reason enough to swipe on a fabulous shade of lip color, today just so happens to be National Lipstick Day, so it’s officially the main day to appreciate the lipstick! And yes, National Lipstick Day is a real thing, a real national day, and in our opinion- we owe it a lot!

Lipstick Day

Lipstick provides us with endless ways to glam up our look: in just a few minutes we can brighten up our faces, create a bold look and waken up our complexion. Some go as far as to say lipstick can express our personalities, and we definitely agree!

In honor of our favorite day of the year, we’ve trawled together a bit of a lipstick celebration post, sharing our top 5 quotes, our favorite lipstick brand at the moment, and of course – our best products!

Top Lipstick Quotes

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Go-to Lipstick Brand

At SkinStore, we have to admit that we have some of the coolest, professional lipstick brands on board. One of our hot new favorites however is Lipstick Queen, who are completely wow-ing us with their collection of bold and daring lipsticks. To share our love for Lipstick Queen, we wanted to show you this little video which sums up the brand in a nutshell, highlighting what they’re all about. We’re honestly hooked – with some of the beauty team here eyeing up the deep purple lipstick in a bid to be a little more experimentative. But that’s another story!


Hot Lipstick Products

The lipstick game is a strong one, so it’s important we get a good feel for what shades, textures and finishes suit us the most. From finding the right hue to complement your skin tone, to uncovering whether you’re more of a glossy or matte lady, it’s a fun game to say the least.

Here’s a round-up of our recommended lip products, in a range of colors and applications to provide some inspiration. And don’t forget the liner and gloss!


Don't be alarmed by this deep sapphire color lip gloss, as it actually comes out as a glimmering, berry shade with hint of topaz. Enriched with protective vitamin E and essential oils, it's one of our favorite moisturizing lipglosses

This Metal Nude shade gives lips a stunning wash of color. Infused with ultra-fine metallic pearls, it's enriched with a nourishing blend of antioxidant-rich vitamin E and apricot kernel oil to protect and condition.

Want an enhanced natural lip color? Look no further. No Lipstick Lipstick restores the natural rosy color of youthful lips, which can be layered up for more intensity.

Self-adjusting pigments turns this into your own shade of nude! A color-changing lipstick that morphs into each woman's personal plum. The first of its kind to transform a single nude shade into an endless variety of hues.

Add a pop of glossy color to your lips with Lipstick Queen's Seven Deadly Sins Lip Gloss. The non-sticky formula is infused with a cocktail of cranberry oil, vitamin E, shea butter and rosemary extract to hydrate and protect lips, leaving you with a picture-perfect pout.

This opaque, dusky pink lipgloss is a highly-pigmented, long wearing liquid lipstick. The nourishing formula moisturizes and protects with shea butter, and vitamin E. And of course - it's phthalates and parabens free!

Time to go bold! This bright pink lipstick features a creamy texture and a full pigment, yet packed with a punch of gloss too. Featuring a luxe, satin finish, finish, this lipstick also contains naturally cooling peppermint oil for a fresh and rejuvenating sensation on the lips,

Everyone needs a go-to gloss, and this bareMinerals Moxie Cream Glaze Topcoat is the one! Sheer and shiny, it instantly transforms existing lip color into a creamy pastel gloss. Wear alone or over lipstick to soften color.

'Staying put' power is the key to all day luscious lips, and these creamy-matte, full-coverage lip colors deliver just that. They also provide intense moisture, bold color and stay smudge proof for up to 6 hours of continuous wear.

Coral is a shade perfect for those who are a little too afraid to go the full way with postbox red. Transform a single coral shade into an endless variety of hues, providing the perfect coral tint to suit your lip color. Silky, smooth, and rich in pigment.

Plump and shine in one single sweept with this Fusion Beauty Lipstick in a fresh peach shade. Features Expand-A-Some Technology to boost lip volume and dimension, creating the appearance of fuller, curvier, more youthful lips.

Let's not forget the liners! These Lipstick Queen versions are Smooth and creamy, providing rich and even colour for the perfect pout. Easy to apply, the anti oxidant-enriched formula contains vitamin E and Jojoba oil for nourishment and hydration.

For more lipstick-loving, check out our full range of products over at our dedicated lips page.



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During the day, I’m a busy Beauty Content Manager, musing over all things beauty and make-up. By evening, I’m a dedicated beauty blogger, experimenting with shiny products and the newest lotions and potions. I trained in make-up artistry just to satisfy my cosmetics addiction. Overly interested in natural and organic beauty, as well as how diet and fitness have an effect on how we look and feel.

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