Maybelline Color Blur Matte Lip Pencils

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Maybelline’s Color Blur Lip Pencils are finally available in the US and according to Maybelline Canada PR, they will be released in Canada in early August 2015.

This is a new permanent release and consists of 10 vibrant shades and are dual sided twist up lip pencils that contain a creamy matte lipstick pencil on one end and a smudger on the other.

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The cushion smudger is rubbery and is to be used to blur out the lip colour and create an ombre effect which has been popular in Korea.

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You can apply the lipstick to the centre of your lips and smudge out towards the edges for the ombre effect, or wear normally as an all over colour.

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I purchased the colours: #45 I’m Blushing, #50 I like to Mauve It and #05 Pink Insanity.

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You don’t have to worry about sharpening the lip pencils as they are retractable.

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The pigmentation of these lip pencils are AMAZING!  Below are swatches with just one swipe.

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Left to Right: I’m Blushing, I Like to Mauve It & Pink Insanity


Here they are with the 2 outer colours smudged using the smudger.

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Like I said, amazing pigmentation!  They glide on so easily without any tugging and leave a soft, velvet feel on my lips.  The formula is creamy and completely matte and do not feel drying on my lips.  Because it’s a pencil you get very precise application.  Wear time was up to 4 hours, with Pink Insanity leaving a slight stain on my lips.


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Top to Bottom: I’m Blushing, I Like To Mauve It & Pink Insanity

I haven’t tried the ombre effect with these lip pencils as of yet.  If you have, let me know how it goes.  I’m not sure I could pull that look off 🙂

Very well done Maybelline!!

Items were purchased by me.
Items were purchased by me.

6 thoughts on “Maybelline Color Blur Matte Lip Pencils

  1. karenmillerthekiller June 16, 2015 / 7:12 pm

    I have I Like To Mauve It and I really like it!

  2. Kayla June 16, 2015 / 8:56 pm

    These look great! I will hopefully be buying these once I see what other colours they have 🙂

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  3. atkokosplace June 17, 2015 / 12:38 am

    I’m a sucker for a good matte lip pencil! Awesome post. I’m going to check them out this week! 🙂

  4. RavishingRoses June 17, 2015 / 3:35 pm

    Love all the picture. Love this post. Would be so lovely if you could check out my latest post too xxx

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