beauty mark: lip color hybrids

makeup that works hard for the money.

photo by dan mcmahon

Gone are the days when a lipstick was just that. Now, that unassuming tube is most likely packed full of skincare-worthy ingredients. But the newest generation of lip color goes even further by taking on multiple roles. Basically cosmetics superheroes, these hybrids are disguised as one thing—gloss, lipstick, pencil—but upon application, they quickly reveal their multitasking alter-egos.


Find some of my favorites in the slideshow.