Everyone who loves makeup knows that choosing the right lipstick is no easy task. There are a lot to consider when it comes to formula, longevity, pigment – honestly, it's like rocket science. With New Year's parties just around the corner – not to mention the traditional New Year kiss to think about – having a lippie you can rely on is a must-have in your purse.
So to make sure you get that kiss sealed, delivered, and ready for some serious snogging, we listed our top five lipsticks to set your pout for 2017.
Colourpop Ultra Matte Liquid Lipstick
Colourpop Ultra Matte Liquid Lipstick, USD6 (Colourpop.com)
Beauty gurus are raving about this liquid lippie – and for good reason! Not only is it affordable and features a sleek-looking packaging, the variety of shades also provide countless dupes for a lot of high-end brands. Plus, it's been tried and tested not to budge even if you take the liberty to indulge in a hearty New Year's meal.
L’Oréal Paris Infallible Le Rouge Lipstick
L’Oréal Paris Infallible Le Rouge Lipstick, USD9.99 (Lorealparis.ca)
Need a lipstick that gives you a luscious colour pay-off combined with an amazing staying power? This one's your best pick! With its colour selection ranging from nudes, peaches, pinks, and bold reds, you'll have one ready for any mood and style you opt for the New Year's Eve party.
MAC Cosmetics Lipstick
MAC Cosmetics Lipstick, USD17 (Maccosmetics.com)
Our lippie of choice for Clozette Beauty Awards 2016, MAC has proven yet again that spending a little more money on quality is totally worth it. Formulated to give definition to the lips with its exquisite range of textures and innovative shades, this iconic product led MAC Cosmetics to become part of every makeup lover's radar. It's also worth noting that this lippie's staying power is off the charts.
Ofra Long-lasting Liquid Lipstick
Ofra Long-lasting Liquid Lipstick, USD19.90 (Ofracosmetics.com)
This one-step liquid lipstick gives you a luscious pout in a single sweep. Its creamy and soft texture feels light on the lips. It's perfect to wear all day as it doesn't feather or smudge even if you go through some serious New Year smooching.
Kylie Cosmetics Matte Liquid Lipstick Singles, USD17
Kylie Cosmetics Matte Liquid Lipstick Singles, USD17 (Kyliecosmetics.com)
Love her or not, you still know that trying Kylie Jenner's liquid lipsticks should be in every makeup lover's bucket list. It took the world by storm assoon as it was launched, paving the way for other liquid lippies to step up their game. We must say that this product prides itself on an amazing colour selection, incredible pigment, and remarkable longevity.
Prepping up your beauty look for the New Year? Make sure you add these holy grail products in your shopping list!