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
3.8 out of 5 stars, based on 65,758 Reviews 65,758 Reviews
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i loved the color on my lips and cheeks but it is hard to spread on your cheeks. i think this product is pretty good.

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simple and interesting
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I personally wouldnt buy this product just cause, but i will use the sample while it lasts. Im not a fan of how the application feels when applied. but overall it does give you a tint of the color. its not a very solid bold color

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Blah
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Not a fan. It's not at as tinted as I expected. It also has a weird flavor

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great product
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Love this! I wear it everyday. Stays on great and easy to apply. Color is perfect for daytime, and you can layer for a more dramatic evening look.

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Where's the stain?
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It smelled nice, but it did not leave q stain or color at all.

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wow!!
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amazing all around--easy to use, beautiful shade and lasts in the warm, humid Florida sunshine. never used a stain prior and was a bit intimidated but pleasantly surprised that you can't mess up! looks great on cheeks and lips!

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A Stain Done Right!
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This lip stain really works. It stays on forever and does not feel sticky. It wears really nicely and I usually wear a shimmer chapstick over it to keep my lips moist. The color is cute and the sample size has lasted a long time with tons more in the container.

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I love it
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I am a huge fan of The Balm products and Stainiac did not let me down. Its quick, easy, and adds just the right amount of color.

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Like not love
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I like this color. It is a lot more subtle then I thought it would be. The problem is that is doesn't seem to last as long as any of my other lip stains.

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LOVE!
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I love this stuff. It makes it look like I'm not a dead person without making it look like I'm wearing a ton of makeup. It seems to last a long time too. My mom also loved it so I bought her a full size tube for Mother's Day. I'll definitely buy this product in the future.

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