The Only Long-Wear Drugstore Lipstick You Need for Summer

I’m pretty sure that every other beauty post I write is about drugstore lip products. What can I say? I have a weakness! Lucky for you, I found another lippie gem that I’m convinced is the only long-wear drugstore lipstick you need for summer. Drum roll please … introducing the new Maybelline SuperStay Matte Ink Lip Color!

The Only Long-Wear Drugstore Lipstick You Need for Summer
OH MY GOSH I’M OBSESSED. No, seriously. It’s rare that a product impresses me to this level right away, and that’s exactly what the Matte Ink lippies have done.

The formula is a dream – it’s easy to apply and blend without it drying down too quick. The pigment also is super opaque, so one coat is all you need. Oh, and did I mention that it also smells ah-mazing? There’s kind of a hint of vanilla going on, and I’m a-okay with it.

Hands-down the best quality of this lipstick is the lasting power. It’s ridiculously long-wearing. I can apply this at 10 a.m. and not have it budge until I take it off before bed. It holds up through eating, drinking, etc. Ryan even is a fan because he can kiss me without the dreaded lipstick transfer! Not even the Wet ‘n’ Wild MegaLast Liquid Catsuit Lipstick stays put like that.

I only have two colors right now, but I plan to raid the drugstore shelf for more as soon as possible. Lover is the perfect everyday, pink/mauve color. Pioneer packs a bit more punch as a summertime-appropriate red – it would be perfect for 4th of July celebrations next week!

Maybelline Super Stay Matte Ink Lip Color in Lover

Maybelline SuperStay Matte Ink Lip Color in Lover

Maybelline Super Stay Matte Ink Lip Color in Pioneer

Maybelline SuperStay Matte Ink Lip Color in Pioneer

Are you convinced yet that the Maybelline SuperStay Matte Ink Lip Color is the only long-wear drugstore lipstick you need for summer? Shoot me an email if you need more reasons – I’m sure I can come up with a few. 😉

Also check out new drugstore beauty buys and the best mauve-nude lip combo for less than $12.

Disclaimer | I received these products through Influenster for testing. As always, all opinions are honest and 100% my own. I’m not kidding – this is one of the BEST drugstore lip products ever.

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  1. 7.2.17
    Jessica said:

    I love Maybelline too – they have such nice staying power. Love both lip color on you too!

    Jessica |

  2. 6.30.17

    This sounds like an amazing lip color! I know that Chris would love to be able to kiss me without the lipstick transfer either!

  3. 6.29.17

    How pretty are these shades on you?! I love solid drugstore finds! 🙂

    Le Stylo Rouge

  4. 6.29.17

    Wow the wear-time sounds so incredible on these! The bright red looks so good on you!

  5. 6.29.17

    Such pretty shades! I’m a huge fan of products that aren’t drying, total win win <3

    Green Fashionista

  6. 6.28.17

    The pink color looks perfect!

  7. 6.28.17

    Dang, that is some long wearing color! To last through eating and drinking, too? Wow! I love how the two colors can completely change the feel of your make up! Both look so good on you!

  8. 6.28.17

    Oooo! Loving these colors on you! I need to be more adventurous with my lip colors!

  9. 6.28.17
    Debra Stachelski said:

    Looks like a great product and the colors look really pretty on you!

  10. 6.28.17

    I definitely need to give this product a try! Both those colors look amazing on you, but the red especially! Would look pretty for the 4th!

  11. 6.28.17

    Looks great! Love that lip color on you!

  12. 6.28.17
    Biana Perez said:

    I love how bold that red lip color is – looks gorgeous on you! Definitely need to check this lipstick out! xo, Biana –BlovedBoston

  13. 6.28.17
    Pamela said:

    I will definitely have to check this out! I LOVE that red color, so pretty! And that it lasts all day! Perfect!