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How Savage!


I love me some Urban lipstick, so why not try their gloss?
Way back when I got my Gwen palette and some other Urban bits, I spent enough to get a gift with purchase, and got a bag with mascara and gloss, the gloss being the High Color Lipgloss in Savage.
Now, because I'm impulsive and want to stick to the latest things, I put trying this out on the back-burner. It also seemed very bold for me. Bold lips are something I always hope to be something I don't have to think about, but for now, I have to carefully plan my look so I still look like me when I wear them. Savage is the brightest pink I have now, so it was even more intimidating as pinks are a hard one for me as I need brown/purple undertones to best suit me because the more Barbie pink shades just look off.
I was surprised twice with this color once I had it on my lips. When first applied, it was in my poorly lit room and it looked pretty natural looking, which was a shock as it was supposed to be highly pigmented as the name suggests, but then I thought when is a lipgloss ever that pigmented? But then I stepped into the beloved bathroom light. This stuff was true to the color in the tube. But strangely enough, it wasn't as bad as I pictured. I'm actually in love with the color now, which is something I thought would never happen. I also love how thick the formula is for two reasons: change of pace of others in my collection, and it means extra hydration and lasting power.

I look forward to using this color as much as I can while it's still summer!

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