I was pretty impressed with Glossybox in general, but I was most impressed by the inclusion of one of my very favourite things in the whole wide (beauty) world: a bright red lipstick.
This one is by All for Eve and the colour is Eve Red, and it’s one of those bold, “retro reds” of the kind beloved by old Hollywood stars… and modern-day Dollfaces. It has a slight sheen to it, and is absolutely lovely to use: it just glides right on, AND stays put for a while, although, as with any non-longstay lipstick, you can expect to have to reapply after food and drink.
As for the colour, well, it’s a bright red with pinkish undertones, and is very much a “statement” colour, which is one more reason to love it, in my book.
I’ve worn this every day this week, and have made several attempts to photograph it, none of which really capture the colour in all its glory, but here are my best efforts: