Now that face masks are slowly coming off for vaccinated individuals, it’s safe to say that lipstick is officially back. And honestly, what better way to celebrate its return than with a new lip launch from one of our favorite everyday makeup brands. That’s right—I’m talking about Glossier.
After teasing their new lip product with a bit of help from Olivia Rodridgeo last month, the cult-favorite brand has finally revealed Ultralip to the world, and the timing couldn’t be more perfect. Already being dubbed the brand’s “most exciting lip product ever,” Ultralip is said to combine the buildable color of a lip tint with the sheen of a gloss and the hydrating moisture of a balm—which according to the brand, essentially makes it the “sweatpants of lipstick.” But does it live up to the hype? To find out, I put three of Glossier’s new Ultralip shades to the test. Keep reading for my honest thoughts.
Since launching in 2014, Glossier has always been about creating skin-friendly products that help you achieve that elusive “no-makeup makeup” look with ease. And the same goes for Ultralip. the new hybrid is all about keeping lips soft and moisturized. As such, it comes packed with four different molecular weights of hyaluronic acid (a Glossier-exclusive blend), as well as a nourishing trio of meadowfoam, jojoba, and watermelon seed oils to lock in hydration. Simply put: It’s like your favorite lip balm and oil in one