NYX is a fairly untouchable brand here in England due to being so sparsely available. However at Beautycon, I was lucky enough to receive a big bag full to try out which instantly made me fall in love with the brand. Having never tried any lip products from NYX, I was intrigued by the Butter trio that I was given in my signature three shades – perfect.
The butters come in 22 shades, highly pigmented and in a unique packaging. I think the white writing and lipstick-coloured packaging makes them so easy to distinguish apart in my make-up bag. You can see the product through a smallish window of the stick which proves that the colour is exact. The three shades that I own are Hot Tamale, Sandy Kiss and Thunderstorm. Sandy Kiss is a lovely pinky-nude, Thunderstorm is a deep purple and Hot Tamale is a vibrant red-orange.
Upon applying the shades, its easy to see why they’ve been given such an obvious ‘butter’ name. They are smooth and feel moisturising on my lips, nicely changing the lightly tinted butters that I’m used to. I really like that they have a heavy colour payoff and don’t need re-applying much throughout the day, keeping their vibrancy to last from day through to evening.
I want to try and get my hands on another couple of the shades that are more Autumnal like maybe purples, browns and darker nudes? I’ve discovered that Very.co.uk actually sells a few NYX products so I can’t wait to browse for more. They’re only