O hai! I’m sure by now you already know all about my thing for bright lips. Let’s kick it up a notch, shall we? This is YSL Rouge Pur Couture Lipstick in 7 Le Fuchsia ($37). Yes, they really did just call this colour “The Fuchsia,” as in you shall not have other fuchsia lipsticks besides this one. Behold…
YSL Rouge Pur Couture Lipstick in 7 Le Fuchsia
Before I say anything else, can I just say how I just love brand imprints on my lipstick? I don’t care if it’s drugstore or high end; I think all lipsticks should have the brands imprinted on the bullet.
How about a swatch? By the way, I’m so so pleased with how crisp this lip swatch was. I always worry that I’d ruin such a beautiful lipstick on a horrible lip swatching job. But I digress…
YSL Rouge Pur Couture Lipstick in 7 Le Fuchsia Swatch
YSL doesn’t mess around with this fuchsia. It is an opaque, bright blue pink that stops traffic, kicks ass and takes names. The finish is a soft matte, kinda like my favourite red lipstick. This colour, like all other blue-based pinks makes my teeth look like they’ve just been treated with Crest white strips.
The Rouge Pur Couture line has an SPF 15 and a perfume-y rose scent that lingers for about 10 minutes. My nose doesn’t like it, but it’s not all that bad. Maybe I can de-scent it by leaving the cap off for a day.
Wearing YSL Rouge Pur Couture Lipstick in 7 Le Fuchsia
We made it through another week, ladies! Do you have any weekend plans? A bunch of us Toronto Beauty Bloggers are hanging out this Sunday for a few hours of beauty talk and laughs. I’m so excited. I know it will be a blast.