e.l.f. Cosmetics Essential Lip Stain
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e.l.f. Cosmetics Essential Lip Stain


3.3 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Stars27%
  • 4 Stars21%
  • 3 Stars23%
  • 2 Stars15%
  • 1 Star13%
3.35 / 5 based on 1,603 Reviews


Get beautiful precision color that lasts for hours with this pigment rich lip stain marker. The pen-like tip lets you draw on color easily for a streak & smudge free professional look. Infused with nourishing Vitamin E to hydrate and moisturize lips.

How To Use:

  1. Apply lip stain marker directly on to dry, clean lips and build coverage as desired.
  2. For longer lasting color and a full pout, use it over our Lip Primer & Plumper.


Water(Aqua), Propylene Glycol, PVP, Polysorbate 20, Tocopheryl Acetate (Ve), Coceth-7, PPG-1-PEG-9 Lauryl Glycol Ether, PEG-40 Hydrogenated Castor Oil, 1,2-Hexanediol, Caprylyl Glycol, Tropolone, Phenoxyethanol, Methylparaben, Ethylparaben, Butylparaben, Isobutylparaben, Propylparaben
May Contain: Red 33 Lake (CI 17200), Red 22 Lake(CI 45380), Red 40 Lake(CI 16035), Yellow 5 Lake(CI 19140), Blue 1 Lake(CI 42090), Yellow 6 Lake(CI 15985)

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  • How long is this product supposed to last in a day?1 Answers
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e.l.f. Cosmetics Essential Lip Stain
e.l.f. Cosmetics Essential Lip Stain
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  • "Have this in a few shades, amazing pigmentation. LOVE THIS! The only thing is you should do a lip scrub prior to application tends to make lips look a little dry....overall great buy" in 79 reviews
  • "This lip stain is super nice and so cheap!! It has a very great pigmentation and a long lasting strength. I can put it on in the morning, eat, drink, and everything in between and still have a little bit of pigmentation left by the time I get home from work. (this is without any re-application)" in 42 reviews
  • "It works great but I have to reapply a few times during the day." in 1 review
Evelyn P.
27 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
Not too happy..trued with and with out a lip base. Only liked over a similar color which kinda sealed the color.
Samantha B.
10 reviews
The color I got was a bit too pink for my taste but it stayed on all day and didn't leave my lips dry or cracked.
Monica P.
43 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
I didn't really like this product. Doesn't stay on my lips and I doesn't look good. Cheap, but I don't recommend
renee t.
531 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 5
Review for: Nude Nectar more...
This color comes off more darker than I thought it would be and I do like it but kind of wish it was more lighter
Dijon Y.
Minneapolis, MN
9 reviews
Review for: Berry Blush more...
This is a pretty color. I think the product worked okay but felt like there wasn't a lot of product in the tube.
11 reviews
i love the pigment but i didnt like how it drys. the pen itself dried out very fast as well. its very affordable.
Lisa M.
24 reviews
Review for: Pink Petal more...
Love this. isn't sticky, lasts a long time and is a great value. Easy to use, easy to remove, love this product!
Lexie M.
9 reviews
Ok... Not my favorite. This is nice going on the lips, but it didn't stay on my lips, as long as I wanted it to!
Kimberly R.
Providence, RI
35 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 4
Review for: Crimson Crush more...
I have tried this Item and its one that I love. Love the shades, and love that its true to what it is described.
mollie B.
31 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
Review for: Crimson Crush more...
i love it a lot and the color is bomb! it’s really affordablw but very drying and makes my lips look kinda crusty
Rebekah H.
Greenville, SC
3 reviews
A lot of lip stains make my lips feel dried out. How does this one compare?
Alyssa T.
Canonsburg, PA
108 reviews
Do these stay on well? I just want a little bit of color that will last for at least 8 hours.
Julie V.
74 reviews
Do they dry out quickly?
Holly F.
Wooster, OH
5 reviews
Are these lip stains matte or glossy? And how do they actually last?
Kelcee D.
4 reviews
Do you like this lip stain? Does it last long? Thank you.

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