1. Style
Send to a Friend via Email

Your suggestion is on its way!

An email with a link to:

http://beauty.about.com/od/makeuptrickstips/ss/splurgesave_7.htm

was emailed to:

Thanks for sharing About.com with others!

Most Emailed Articles

Baby Word Scramble

You can opt-out at any time. Please refer to our privacy policy for contact information.

Splurge or Save? Skincare, Makeup & Haircare Products

By

7 of 10

Splurge or Save: Lipstick & Lip Glosses
Splurge or Save? Skincare, Makeup & Haircare Products

CoverGirl Outlast All-Day Lip Color, a perfect price for a lip color

Save on lipstick and lip glosses.

Let's talk lip glosses first, because the gloss trend continues.

The fact is, lip glosses rarely last, so why spend big bucks on them? Both Revlon and L'Oreal make a great basic lip gloss. That said, you'll find much better color ranges and a less stickiness if you splurge on Nars or Chanel gloss, the beauty editor's favorite.

As for lipsticks, the formulations in Chanel, M.A.C., Vincent Longo, Dior and Giorgio Armani can't be beat, but you can find a great long-wearing lipstick in your local drugstore.

More on lips:

Next: Mascara & Eyelash Curlers

  1. About.com
  2. Style
  3. Beauty
  4. Face
  5. Splurge or Save? Skincare, Makeup & Haircare Products

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.