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. 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, lasting tint on lips and cheeks. It has a longer setting time than most quick-dry stains, so it won’t leave unsightly streaks after you blend.

theBalm® cosmetics Stainiac® Lip and Cheek Stain
3.8 out of 5 stars, based on 67,438 Reviews 67,438 Reviews
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I like it as a cheek blush. As a lip stain I am allergic to it.
I used it and my lip broke out in cold sores.

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I didn't really like this product because I don't really use products like this. I did give it to my mom who absolutely LOVED IT. She is the lipstick queen and super picky so for her to love it it must be great.

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I'm always so excited by this type of product but they never live up to the hype. Hard to get the perfect amount on the applicator, either too little or too much. Must wait to dry and layer, layer, layer to get desired look. Too time consuming for me.

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sticky light tint
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i was not impressed with this product.
Maybe i did not use it properly, but i dabbed some on my lips and it too forever to dry. On my cheeks it just looked oily and felt sticky.

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Didn't stain evenly
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This is a cool idea, but simply didn't stain my lips evenly. I loved that I could take this with and touch up my cheeks throughout the day. That was really convenient, without having to bring a blush compact and brush.

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Odd Taste
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I usually love stains however this product just didn't work for me. The scent of the lipstain was very longlasting and didn't taste so great! Consistency was thick and sticky and hard to blend evenly.

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Savory lips
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Love the color! But...the product is sticky and dose not last very long on the lips. Haven't tried the cheeks.

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Pretty stain
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This stain last pretty long, and was easy to apply. It creates a soft red look, and it has a nice smell to it too!

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Just enough!
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Love this stain. I didn't use it as a cheek stain but did use it on my lips. It's just enough color and lasts a long time.

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Amazing Product.
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I always struggle with carrying too much makeup to work and overloading my purse. This little tube saves me so much room toting blush and lipstick and even eyeshadow on some days. Love it!

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