Wednesday, January 16, 2013

Review: Maybelline Baby Lips in Peach Kiss

Baby Lips came out last year and took the beauty community by storm. I bought this in September but never opened it because I was trying to finish other lip balms. I finally started using it last week and unfortunately my experience wasn't as great as all the raves I read about.

Swatched on my hand.

Smeared on a tissue.


I was really excited to use this but I would not say this is my favorite lip balm. When I first opened it, it smelled yummy like fuzzy peaches but now the taste/smell is kind of off putting. The main problem is that when I put on lip balm, I tend to put on quite a few layers. This makes the color look really nude, shimmery, and unnatural. Some people say it's really sheer. But for me, it's too pigmented for a lip balm.

It is moisturizing but I haven't noticed any improvements in my skin texture. Also I feel like the lip balm settles into my lines and make them more noticeable. So all in all, I would not recommend this. The packaging is cute but also cheap looking.


Bare Lips

Just one layer

How I usually smear on lip balm. Makes my lips look frosty and unnatural.

Lip Balm Ratings
Moisturizing: 8/10
Scent/Taste: 3/5
Packaging: 4/5
Longevity: 4/5
Value: 5/5
Overall: 25/30 B


  1. Surprisingly I haven't tried Baby Lips yet! I actually like the colour on you but I prefer things that are tinted.

    P.S. Thanks for stopping by! Always nice to find another Vancouver blogger; now following you :)

    xo, alison*elle

  2. Great blog Angela, thanks for stopping by mine!
    I haven't tried Babylips yet, but might have to soon.