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REVIEW | Chanel Rouge Allure Ink in 154 Expérimenté: A Matte Liquid Lipstick That is So Very Chanel

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The new Chanel Rouge Allure Ink Matte Liquid Lip Colour in 154 Expérimenté ($37)


Oops, Chanel did it again*, and by “it” I mean stealing my heart! (*What is it with me and trashy songs from my middle school years, lately?! Maybe I do have a bit of nostalgia, after all.)

It was literally love at first sight between me and Rouge Allure Ink, Chanel’s new matte liquid lipstick. When I saw its Rouge-Allure-style top and matte glass bottom, I was instantly sold – or, better, it was sold!

img_4170The packaging of the new Chanel Rouge Allure Ink in 154 Expérimenté is pure perfection!


After that initial superficial infatuation, I was glad to find out that I also really liked what it has to offer on the inside: a very lightweight formula that effortlessly coats the lips in a sophisticated, slightly deeper shade of red.

So chic.

So Chanel. Continue Reading

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