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 67,473 Reviews 67,473 Reviews
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Great color for a stain not as bright or deep as the concentrated look from the bottle.

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Nice product
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I really like this stain. When you need just a little bit of color but don't want to do a full lipstick or gloss, this is perfect!

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Great for Busy Moms
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This product provides the perfect color for my cheeks on those busy mornings when I don't have time to put on makeup. My only complaint with this product is it doesn't leave any noticeable color on my lips. However, I still liked the product enough to buy it.

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Gooey Sticky
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I only tried this on my lips, and I gave it two tries, but it is just too gooey sticky.

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Not bad
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Good color, lasted awhile. Liked the product overall.

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Great Product
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This is a great product and lasts all day! I'll put it on in the mornings when i put my makeup on and it truly stains your lips for the rest of the day! Even after I put chapstick on it stays on and gives my lips the perfect amount of color with it not looking too red.

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Lasting color
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I received Stainiac as a sample and it does not disappoint! The barely-there shade of pink goes with every color palette I choose and stays on all day, even with frequent lip balm applications.

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Good for chapstick wearers
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My natural lip color is very nice, so I don't wear stain or lipstick often. My lips also tend to be on the dry side, which causes creasing and caking. I liked this because it added just a bit of brightness and I could still use my chapstick without it rubbing off.

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Doesn't stain dark
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For those that want a light natural stain then you'll like this. I wanted something with a little more pop, and this didn't offer that even after several layers. Other than that it's not a bad size, and the product taste fine, doesn't seem to have a smell. It does work, and doesn't get on your teeth, but it's really light.

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Great color, not to overpowering
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I have always enjoyed this brand and this lip color did not disappoint. It had a great color but wasn't too overpowering. Just the right stain for a day out and about.

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