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 Stars28%
  • 4 Stars22%
  • 3 Stars23%
  • 2 Stars15%
  • 1 Star12%


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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  • Do these lip stains leave your lips dry? Also how hard ar...2 Answers
  • How long is this product supposed to last in a day?1 Answers
  • I've been wanting to find a good lip stain and wanted to ...3 Answers
e.l.f. Cosmetics Essential Lip Stain
e.l.f. Cosmetics Essential Lip Stain
Reviews (1,650)
Q&A (81)
Media (112)
  • "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
Cindy M.
Thomaston, GA
4 reviews
Review for: Berry Blush more...
Nice colors and pigmentation. Lasts a long time and is a little hydrating. The color range is very nice.
Monica A.
79 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 2
pretty but dries up quickly. i dont really like lip stains anyway. it clings onto dry patches!!!!!!!!!!
Monique H.
Akron, OH
332 reviews
Review for: Crimson Crush more...
I got one of these from a friend. Not really what I expected. Seems to last a long time, not my color.
Gianna A.
48 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
Review for: Nude Nectar more...
I personally did not like the feel of the lip stain and did not match the color shown on the packaging.
Samantha R.
5 reviews
This lip stain does wonders the pigmentation is amazing but it is kind of drying but I would recommend
Claire C.
Warrenton, VA
2 reviews
Overall great color! I like the feel of it but it dries down very quick. Very nice and velvety smooth.
Kanwal S.
2 reviews
Purchased at: Walmart
Review for: Berry Blush more...
It good i feel my self beautiful when i pit it on but some times it looks bad when i have cheaped lips
Kristin H.
Crandall, GA
10 reviews
Review for: Other more...
Amazing value! Long lasting stain that doesn’t dry out your lips. Can wear matte or add glossy finish.
Fatima R.
Turlock, CA
13 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
Review for: Berry Blush more...
I didn’t like it , it feels like you are drawing on your lips with a marker and it doesn’t last long .
Yoshika G.
Katy, TX
367 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 4
So good. This leaves a stain on your lip of read and almost makes your lips look hydrated and natural.
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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