If you're looking to avoid the lines at MAC on National Lipstick Day, you're in luck. There are a multitude of other brands worth exploring this Sunday, July 29. We've explored our beauty closet and pulled seven of our favorite brands, shades, and textures to prep our pouts with for the big day. Take a look at what made our list below.
1. Grande Lips' HydraPulmp Liquid Lipstick in Desert Peak
Decadently creamy with intense color payoff, this semi-matte liquid lipstick utilizes hyaluronic acid to give an instant plump in just three to five minutes. Providing long-term hydrating benefits, the long-wear formula ensures color is locked in, yet is comfortable enough to wear all day long without cracking, drying, or stripping the lips of natural moisture.
2. Erin's Faces' Mineral Matte Lipstick in Christine
The perfect red lip that will wear well through the day and not dry your lips out. Petroleum-, fragrance- and paraben-free, the lipstick is made with a sunflower seed oil base, and uses orange and lemongrass oils to hydrate.
3. Palladio's Velvet Matte Metallic Cream Lip Color in Posh
This classic matte has been given a flattering metallic twist to give your lips an ideal, velvety matte texture. Formulated with green tea and vitamin E, it will leave your lips looking bold and feeling soft.
4. Naked Princess' Naked Shine Lip Gloss in Barely Blush
Created with ingredients that nourish the lips, this formula includes a lip plumping peptide, sweet almond oil and babassu oil, vitamins C and E, and antioxidants to hydrate and condition lips. This creamy lip gloss has a silky smooth texture and a high-shine sheer finish.
5. Stila's Stay All Day Liquid Lipstick in Rosa
A full-coverage, liquid lip color that is truly weightless on your lips. It doesn’t bleed, transfer, or feather and stays in place for up to six hours of continuous wear.
6. Farmhouse Fresh's Blackberry Wine Lip Polish
Give your lips a restful and relaxing treatment after a long day of lipsticks with this botanical lip polish that sweeps away any rough patches. Formulated with organic Oregon blackberries and a splash of Texas Merlot, the scrub will leave you with renewed, kissable lips.
7. Satin Smooth's Collagen Complex Lip Plump Treatment
Applied twice daily, this lip plumping pen uses collagen and Voluip peptide-infused microspheres to create plump lips and smooth fine lines with lasting results. The treatment and be used alone or in combination with our favorite lip colors to create plump and colorful lips any time of day.