1 Woman Tested Longwear, Matte Lipstick in the Moroccan Heat to See If It Stays
Matte lipstick is probably all over your Instagram feed right now, and though everyone loves the look, it's not exactly easy to wear. With that shine-free finish, you usually get a dry feel and a flaky texture that needs constant touch-ups. So when Clinique invited me to test out its new formula in Marrakech, Morocco, one of the hottest places in the northern hemisphere, I was surprised. Even with new Clinique Colour Pro makeup artist Matin Maulawizada on hand to give me some tips, I was convinced I would be sweating it off in minutes. Still, I'm always up for a challenge, so I put this lipstick through its paces during a long day of meetings, tutorials, shopping, and partying, taking selfies along the way. You might be surprised at the results — I know I was!