Avon lipstick. How do you choose which one is right for you?

Did you know that Avon sell 7 different types of lipstick or lip colour? Which is your favourite? Let’s take a look at lipsticks in a bit more depth starting with it’s history.

To show what Avon lipstick looks like

According to Wikipedia “Ancient Sumerian men and women were possibly the first to invent and wear lipstick, about 5,000 years ago.” After that the Egyptians, Ancient Greeks, Chinese and Aboriginal girls used some form of lip colour. Lip colouring finally came to England in the 16th Century popularised by Elizabeth I.

So what is lipstick? Lipstick is a cosmetic products made from pigments, oils, waxes and emollients which add colour,texture and protection to your lips.

Let’s now have a look at the different types of lipstick and the ones which Avon sell.


shows gloss Avon lipstick

Gloss is a very popular choice to add shine to your lips. Therefore, it is used when a intense, solid colour isn’t required. Similarly, it can be used as a clear gloss or with a subtle hint of colour.

Avon choices: Glazerwear lip gloss and Mark Plumping lip gloss


Matte is the finish to a lipstick. It isn’t shiny, no shimmer, has a flat finish. Matte lipstick tends to last longer and doesn’t transfer compared to other types of lipstick.

Avon choices: Matte Legend lipstick, Avon True Perfectly Matte lipstick, Avon True Delicately Matte lipstick.

Pearl, frosted and shimmer

Pearl, frosted and shimmer lipsticks gives the lips the look of sparkling and glistening. The way it works, is that pearl, frosted and shimmer styles of lipstick reflect light. These light-reflecting particles may be mica, silica, synthetic pearl or even fish scales.

Avon choice: Mark Prism lipstick

Satin and Sheer

lips wearing Avon lipstick

Satin and sheer lipsticks will make your lips shiny, glossy and keep them moisturized. These lipsticks have a high oil component so they appear darker in the tube than they are on your mouth.

Avon choice: Avon True Colour lipstick

Long lasting and transfer resistant

These lipsticks last the longest and are formulated to be transfer resistant. Therefore these have the best staying power.

Avon choices: Avon True Power Stay 16 hour lip colour, Mark 2 in 1 lip tattoo

Creamy and moisturising

These are the best hydrating lipsticks. Moveover , they are smooth to apply and most importantly, they won’t dry out your lips. Finally, they will keep your lips soft and have less wrinkles.

Avon choices: Epic lipstick, Avon True Luminous Velvet Lipstick


Anti-ageing lipsticks contain colour infused with plumping collagen and retinol. Therefore they help to smooth the look of fine lines and wrinkles.

lips wearing Avon lipstick
Avon choice: Anew Youth Awakening lipstick

In conclusion, as you can see, there is a large quantity of lipsticks to choose from. Once you’ve made your decision head to www.angiesbeautyworld.co.uk for more information and to order.

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