Charlotte Tilbury Pillow Talk Lipstick

charlotte tilbury pillow talk lipstick

I’ve shared her all over social media, I know. I am now the proud owner of the Charlotte Tilbury Pillow Talk lipstick.

charlotte tilbury pillow talk lipstick

I wasn’t going to write this post, just because I know it’s been spoken about alot at the moment. But I thought feck it, she’s pretty, I want to show her in action ๐Ÿ™‚

Charlotte Tilbury Pillow Talk

I already own the Charlotte Tilbury Pillow Talk Lip Cheat Lip Liner. John bought it for me for my birthday last year. I did a post on it here at the time, comparing it to Rimmel’s Eastend Snob. They are compared alot and obviously there’s a big price difference.

John kindly bought me the lipstick after seeing me conversing about it so much with some awesome blogger buddies. The boy did good ๐Ÿ™‚ The packaging is perfection, I adore the rose gold corrugated tube.

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It is a Matte Revolution formula, which is described on the website as a ‘Luminous Modern-Matte Lipstick’.

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To me, the formula has more of a satin finish. It applies really smoothly and opaquely to the lips. The colour, on me applies like a brown toned nude, with a hint of pink. You can see both Pillow Talks swatched on my arm below. The colour really is identical.

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Here is the lipstick applied to the lips on it’s own:

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Then, the lip liner on it’s own:

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And then both together:

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Of course, you do not need to buy both products. If you want to keep the lipstick true to colour though and make it last longer, it is a nice addition. I find the liner a bit too drying, so I think I will be more inclined to use the lipstick. The formula is much more forgiving on the lips. I will say I am not a huge fan of the scent. To me, it smells like a mixture of caramel and flowers. It does dull down after a while though.

At the moment the Charlotte Tilbury Pillow Talk lipstick is exclusive to the website. This means you have to get it shipped from the UK, which adds to the price. You can shop for it here and the lipstick alone costs โ‚ฌ32. It is definitely a luxury purchase.

Would you splurge?

xxx

2 replies
  1. Blather and Beauty says:

    I’m not liking the scent either, actually a lot of CT stuff smells awful! I’m not sure if you got the clay mask as a sample with your order, but I had to remove it after a few minutes – really old granny scent!!
    I love the lippy though and nice to splurge every so often ๐Ÿ™‚

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      Gem says:

      I think I actually did. Yet to try it though. That’s a perfect description of it ha! It is nice, completely unnecessary, but keeps us sane ha xxx

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