Sunday, 12 March 2017

Barry M: Matte Me Up


I've always been a massive fan of Barry M nail polishes, with the Gelly range being my favourite. When I spotted they were releasing these Matte Me Up matte liquid lip paints, I knew I needed to try them out.



Superdrug had an amazing introductory offer on these single Matte Me Up's when they first came out (all five for £15 - normally £4.99 each), plus when you spent over £8.00 at the time, you also received a free Chisel Cheeks contour kit. I thought that was a fab deal!

Barry M also have three limited edition lip kits (£6.99 each), which include three different shades of the Matte Me Up's plus a matching lip liner. All three look to be amazing shades also.


The packaging: These liquid lip paints have simple but effective packaging. The matte black lid and writing so far hasn't worn away at all, I sometimes find certain brands do do that, which annoys me.

The shades: I think these shades are amazing and definitely something for everyone. Im a massive nude shade lover, so I'm pleased with the two in this range, one is more of a pink toned nude and the other more of a peach toned nude. But there is a bright pink shade option, a red and a beautiful deep purple shade also. 

Which would you go for?

The swatches: ...


From the left of the swatch above to the right, we have the shades:

On the scene
Minimalist
Pop-up
Paparazzi
Embellishment 

The results: I adore the look a liquid lipstick gives, a fuller matte look lip. These don't disappoint. They have a regular, easy to apply doe foot applicator, making it quick to get the perfect pout.
The Matte Me Up's last amazingly well on the lips in the day, with just a need for touch ups in the centre of the lips when having had food or drink (as it can ever so slightly fade). Overall though I'm super impressed with these newbies from Barry M, and definitely want to pick up the lip kits.

Have you tried these out yet? Or planning on buying them?
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Speak soon.
Karen x JinksyBeauty x


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13 comments

Laura Hollier said...

The formula on these is really good! I love minimalist xx

JinksyBeauty said...

Yasss. Such a stunning shade.

Mammaful Zo said...

These look lovely, I love the look of minimalist & pop up, I'll definitely give them a try xxx

Laura Louise said...

Have hear great things about these and such an affordable price! x

Amy Evans said...

I've heard good things about these and thought they looked great when I swatched. I'd like to see more colours added to the range in future X

Gemma Magpie said...

I really need Pose in my life xx

Roxie Watt said...

I love the look of Minimalist. I wish I had known they were on offer! I keep going to buy the lip kits but the packaging is always damaged in my local branch.

Gem flutterandsparkle said...

Minimalist looks like a great colour for me! I'm planning to pick up one of the lip kits once I can find them in stock!

Cassandra Thompson said...

These look so amazing and the shade selection is spot on, exactly what I love, especially those nudes!

Cass | CassandraMyee

Mollie Quirk said...

WOW! The bright red is definitely for me!

Lots of love from Mollie xxx | http://wwwtheperksofmolliequirk.blogspot.com

Annie Qadeer said...

I love these matte lips - I have got all 3 lip kits and they are amazing!

LemonaidLies Blog said...

On the scene and minimalist are lovely! I would def wear bothj of theses shades.

Kenzie xx
LemonaidLies - Beauy, Fashion & Lifestyle

Tissam Est La said...

Heyy !
On the Scene and Embellish look awesome. I've been on the Superdrug website and I can see they've added new shades to the collection ! ;)
I myself own Pop Up and I love this reddish pink shade for the summer... But the formula is so great that I cannot wait to get new shades ! ^^

Have a nice day !
Tissam

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