theBalm® cosmetics Stainiac® Lip and Cheek Stain

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® Lip and Cheek Stain
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Not my style
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A little too bright for my taste, won't be using it.

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Awesome
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Perfect color. Glides on smoothly. Very very impressed

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Wished is lasted longer
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With the word "stain" in the title, I had high hopes that this would be a long lasting color. Applied around 9am and was, for the most part, gone by noon. Also, this is the 2nd time I have received this sample in my Birchbox!! I hate getting duplicates

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didn't last as long as i wanted
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i have a similar product, lip stain, that i use all the time. it lasts longer than the stainiac did. i liked the way it looked on and how it went on my lips, but i wanted the color to stay longer

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Libpstick
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It's not like lip stain, and it doesn't smear like regular lipstick

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Too dry for lips
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I can use this for my cheeks as a blush, but it is way too drying on my lips. It looks like a beautiful natural flush on the cheeks, but doesn't last as long as I like. Maybe for someone with drier skin. My oily skin causes is to be short lived.

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Don't like it
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Felt like my lips looked stained in a bad way not a good look

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Amazing stain
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I love a good lip stain. This color is exactly what I wanted, not too bright or pink. Buildable color. Could have better staying power.

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Love it for my lips!
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Forget my apple-dapple cheeks thus business belongs on my lips! I love the tint, it's subtle. Probability of me buying this product? Pretty good!

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Just OK
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This was an ok product. I use and like other products better so would not spend my money on it

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