If you thought that lip gloss was just for bubblegum-chewing teenagers, Paris Hilton circa The Simple Fashion or J Lo, then think again. Why? Because beauty brand of the moment, Glossier, and the one and only Michelle Obama just hailed vinyl shine lip gloss as this summer's go-to make-up look.
Adding two brand spanking new shades to their existing (and totally iconic) Clear Lip Gloss, Glossier have dropped an additional juicy cherry red and a unicorn-but-make-it-chic holographic shade.
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Forever leading the way in the style stakes and debuting the new gloss before anyone else was none other than Michelle Obama.
The author and former First Lady spoke at the Essence Festival in New Orleans working a seriously fabulous sequin jumpsuit, a head of glorious natural curls, and Glossier's fresh of the shelves red lip gloss. And lo, Michelle Obama just confirmed the right way to work grown up lip gloss.
Turning to make-up artist Carl Ray, the lawyer and mum of two paired her wet-look lips with Glossier's Lidstar cream eyeshadow in Cub, Stila's Stay All Day liquid eyeliner and too Face's legendary Better Than Sex mascara.
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With just a hint of red tint, Glossier's new summer-ready gloss gives any skin tone a pop of ice lolly bright shine, minus the gloopy texture of glosses gone by. You can count getting your hair stuck in your lip gloss as officially a thing of the past.