theBalm® cosmetics Stainiac

You wouldn’t know it from the state of our makeup drawer, but we’re actually beauty minimalists. Our motto: Why use two products when you can get the same effect with one? This two-in-one lip and cheek stain gives us a natural, understated flush and helps us get out the door faster. The gel formula looks dark in the tube but delivers a sheer tint. The tinted gel leaves a lasting stain on lips and cheeks. Since it’s water-based, it has a longer setting time than most quick-dry stains, which means it won’t leave any unsightly streaks behind as long as you take care to blend well. Use a single coat for a subtle look or layer it on for a more visible (yet still discreet) hue.

theBalm® cosmetics Stainiac
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I hate stains
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Who wants to put a cherry red stain on their lips or cheeks? It's like you just rubbed fruit punch cool-aid on your lips or cheeks.

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not that great
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concept is nice but doesn't work for me, it doesn't spread well across the lips, gets clumpy or gets erased easily. shade is just ok.

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Not a fan...
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I wish birch box would stop sending me these lip stain things. Doesn't last very long, plus I prefer a glossier lip. It just seems like a weird concept to me.

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Jello
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When removing the applicator it felt like jello and it did not appear to leave any stain or change in my lip color

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ehh
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Not very pigmented at all. little to no difference even on my pale lips.

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Stainiac
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Natural coloring wet feel then dry... Not long lasting...no shine.

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Barely stains lips
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I was disappointed when I tried this on. I did not think the product really stained my lips. The consistency was weird like a gel and really just made my lips slightly pink. It was not easily absorbed.

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Gross
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If you have ever touched FAKE blood(for Halloween) this is what the product feels like. It also dries my lips like crazy and it shrivels up and doesn't have that cute of a color. Also it is like sticky at some points.

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not my favorite
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this stain does not go on very even. not a big fan of the product

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Awful
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I had a lot of hope for this product but I was very disappointed. It clung to any bit of dryness and was completely uneven. This is with my routine of exfoliating and moisturizing my lips.

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