Lipstick is the beauty or cosmetic product which is applied to colour lips. Lipsticks are available in various shades and types. It also helps to hydrate the lips. It is also known as lip colour. It is quite long lasting.
Lip lacquer is a cosmetic product which is used to provide shine to the lips with different shades. It requires frequent touch ups as it is less lasting. It is opaque and smooth and does not contain wax. It is also known as lip gloss.
|Coloured cosmetic applied to the lips from a small solid stick
|A hard glossy coating made by dissolving cellulose derivatives or natural resins in a volatile solvent (http://dictionary.reverso.net/english-definition)|
|Shades||Brandy, hot pink, chocolate, plum, cappuccino, blush, spice, red, etc.||Candy pink, raspberry, red, galaxy, pink bang, etc.|
|History||It is believed that ancient Mesopotamian women were the first women to invent and wear lipstick. According to the belief, they crushed semi precious jewels and used them to decorate their lips. Following this tradition, women in the ancient Indus Valley Civilization applied lipstick to their lips in order to decorate their face.||The first inventor of lip gloss was Max Factor, a polish immigrant to the USA who formed Max Factor & Company in 1909 and produced lip gloss in 1930.|
|Best brands||Chanel, Makeup Forever, Bobbi Brown, Dior, Estee Lauder, Lancome, Sonia Kaushk, MAC, NARS and Guerlain||Chanel, Lancome, Revlon, Covergirl, MAC, NARS, Clinique|
|Ingredients||Lipstick contains wax, oils, antioxidants and emollients.||Highly pigmented, opaque, smooth; it does not contain wax.|
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