Lakme 9 to 5 Crease-less Lipstick in the shade Pink Power Review and Swatches

Hello Beautiful Ladies,

Today I will write about the final product from my Lakme 9 to 5 Haul and the product I have today is Lakme’s 9 to 5 crease-less lip color in the shade Pink Power.

lakme 9 to 5 lipcolor pink power

Product quantity: 3.6 ml

Price:  Rs 450 (BUY HERE)

Ingredients: Not mentioned

Product Description:

Make an impeccable impact with a single stroke of confidence! New Lakme 9 to 5 Crease-less lipstick has 20 work ready shades which are not only long lasting but also totally crease-less! Its ultra creamy texture glides smoothly, and hides lines in one stroke. SPF15, vitamin E, olive oil and jojoba oil keep your lips nourished and healthy all day long.

How to APPLY:

  1. Pull off the cap
  2. Start applying from the centre of your upper lip
  3. Work from the centre towards the outer edges of your lip, following the contours of your mouth
  4. Glide across the entire bottom lip.

lakme 9 to 5 lipcolor pink power

Key Features:

  • 100% crease coverage in a single stroke
  • Ultra creamy texture
  • Easy glide
  • Delivers hi-color payoff
  • Long-lasting
  • Every day office essential
  • SPF 15 protection
  • Contains vitamin E, olive oil and jojoba oil

My take on the product:

I wanted to try one of these lipsticks since the first time I saw its TV commercial. I really got attracted by the fact that these are crease less lipsticks and would stay for a long time, but I wasn’t really sure about getting this as I somehow am not very fond of Lakme products. But finally when I brought other Lakme 9 to 5 stuff, I ordered this too. The lipstick comes packed in a pink colored box and the lipstick itself has a beautiful rose gold colored packaging.  Packaging wise the lipstick looks beautiful. The packaging is sturdy and travel friendly too.

lakme 9 to 5 lipcolor pink power

The shade Pink Power is a bright pink colored lipstick with minute sized silver shimmer particles. Though it belongs to the 9 to 5 range which is supposed to be office appropriate, I found this shade to be a little too bright for office use. Though it is a beautiful color but the shimmers and the shade itself are a little loud for office. Another thing that the company claims is that these lipsticks are crease less, but I did not find this color working on me. Firstly to flaunt this color, the lips need to be properly exfoliated and moisturized else, they may appear chapped. Secondly the color did crease a bit in the inner part of my lips and unfortunately it accentuated the fine lines on my lips too.

lakme 9 to 5 lipcolor pink power

Before using this lipstick I did apply a bit of lip balm but still when the lipstick started to fade, my lips started feeling dry. The lipstick is not exactly matte, but still it feels drying on lips. The color stays for a decent amount on time on lips without a meal but is transferable and so starts fading whenever the lips touch something. Another thing that I didn’t like about this lipstick is its weird smell. The smell does go off after application, but I personally hated the smell it has.

lakme 9 to 5 lipcolor pink power

Overall personally for me this was nothing more than a pretty pink which I would not like to repurchase. The formula did not work for me, but as I have heard some good reviews about some other colors of this line, I might think of trying one more shade from this line.

Pros:

  • Decently priced
  • Beautiful and travel friendly packaging
  • Decent staying time
  • Pretty color and good color options to choose form
  • Have SPF 15

lakme 9 to 5 lipcolor pink power

Cons:

  • Shimmers are not appropriate for office wear
  • The color might crease in the inner corner of the lips
  • Drying formula
  • Lips has to be perfectly exfoliated before applying this product
  • Transferable
  • Weird smell

Swatches

lakme 9 to 5 lipcolor pink power

lakme 9 to 5 lipcolor pink power

Would I buy this product again?

Not this color for sure, but to give this line another chance, I would definitely try at least one more color.

Do I recommend this?

The formula of the lipstick did not work for me and so I would not recommend this.

Rating: 2/5

 

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