Ringing in Autumn with Ellis Faas’ Red Set [In Our Makeup Bag]

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What It Is:

Ellis Faas ‘Ellis Red’ Set* featuring Creamy Lips L101, Milky Lips L201 and Glazed Lips L301, all in the shade Ellis Red

Why This Should Be in Your Bag:

Ellis Faas is a cool concept brand that houses the majority of their products in sleek, silver bullets. I’ve been a fan of their lip products and was excited to try out the new Ellis Red Set that features three finishes of lip product all in the same, signature shade.

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How To Use It:

The Milky Lips and Glazed Lips come with a brush on applicator, while the Creamy Lips has a little foam head. I found application using both to be very easy, however, I did have to touch-up with q-tip after.

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I absolutely adore the Ellis Red Set from Ellis Faas! Her lip products are gorgeous and the idea of having 3 finishes in the same shade in one set is genius. As you can see from the swatches, L101 is a true red, while L201 leans slightly bordeaux and L301 has more orange to it. All 3 look wonderful on my pale skin.

Wear time for L101 and L201 is better than L301, but I expected that as L301 is much more sheer and glossy. L101 and L201 are both slightly staining, making them ideal for a long day on campus or night on the town! The 3 shades are also totally internship-appropriate; instead of bright, stop sign red, the shades are sophisticated and mature.

The amazing Ellis Red Set is available on Ellis Faas website for $75! Each lip product sells for $35 each, so this is a great bargain (and a bit of a luxurious treat!).

[Need some new makeup but not sure what to buy? Check out Alex’s other beauty reviews here.]

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