NYX Round Lipstick in Honey

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Howdy! It feels like I haven’t blogged in forever! I suppose on the internet, three days IS forever. Anyway, since one of my local Meijer stores has started carrying NYX, I have picked up a couple more of the round lipsticks, including this one in the shade Honey.

Honey is an opaque nude beige, definitely in the tan/brown spectrum. It’s very similar to Viva Glam Gaga 2, so if you missed out on that one, I recommend this one! Honey is a little darker on me than VGG 2. Revlon Smooth Nude is also similar, but definitely has more peach than brown in it.

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NYX Honey, Revlon Smooth Nude, MAC Viva Glam Gaga 2, MAC Altered Beige, NYX Pumpkin Pie

Honey is very pigmented, creamy, and smooth. It doesn’t catch on the lips and I like the thin consistency of the NYX round lipsticks. The staying power isn’t the greatest, but at a $4 or less price point, I don’t see much to complain about there. Honey actually lasted pretty well on me while eating, but tends to wear off in the 2-3 hour mark otherwise.

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I am a huge fan of nude lipsticks and that is what I tend to wear the most. My husband loves them on me, so of course that makes me want to wear them more as well!

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Honey is very warm-toned, so I would say proceed with caution depending on what your skin tone is like. I think this nude would be amazing on someone with medium/olive skin especially! I can’t wait to wear this with a gold/bronze eyeshadow look, maybe pairing it with MAC’s Bare My Soul quad.

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7 Responses to NYX Round Lipstick in Honey

  1. Pretty! I love the NYX round lipsticks.

  2. Bridgett says:

    Your husband notices your lipstick color? And comments on/compliments them!?!? I’m pretty sure my husband doesn’t notice these things. Maybe if I wore neon green lip color…

    • MelissaC says:

      He does! He notices all kinds of little makeup details. It’s pretty cute. One day I had to laugh because he said, “I hit pan on my hair gel!” Hahaha 😀

  3. that is gorgeous! i’m finally getting into nude lipsticks because i always always scared to venture out of the “my lips but better” realm. i think i need this now!

    • MelissaC says:

      Can’t wait to see what you try! Nudes are my favorite and I’m sure they will look gorgeous on you!

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