05.17.2012
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Wet 'n Wild
3-of-a-Kind Twist-Up Sticks for Lips, Eyes, and Cheeks
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$3.99
Category:Makeup > Lipsticks > Cream Lipstick
Last Updated:05.17.2012
Jar Packaging:False
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Tested on animals:No
Overview
3-of-a-Kind Twist-Up Sticks for Lips, Eyes, and Cheeks has a smooth, slightly slick texture that glides over skin and imparts translucent color and a natural, minimally moist finish. Only one shade (#728) is suitable for use as eyeshadow (though using it as such invites some creasing); the others are best for sheer blush. Applied to lips, the lack of emollients is disappointing, as is the fleeting nature of the sheer colors.
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Wet 'n' Wild At-A-Glance

Strengths: Inexpensive, good tinted moisturizer with sunscreen; some attractive bronzing powders; mostly good eyeshadow and lipstick options.

Weaknesses: Unimpressive concealers; large assortment of average to poor eyelining products; the mascaras do little to impress; some lip products suffer from the inclusion of irritants; the makeup brushes.

Wet 'n' Wild is one of the few cosmetics companies around that prides itself on being extraordinarily cheap, although the prices have increased across the board since we last revisited this brand. But don't let its hokey name and pre-teen marketing tactics deter you, because there are some great options available, and the packaging has improved in almost every category. The best-performing products will seem like steals, while the less impressive to horrible products will quickly have you thinking, "you get what you pay for." It is not very often that a line offers such a procession of clear-cut winners and dismal losers, but once you know what to focus on, you won't get soaked by Wet 'n' Wild. This line is available in most major drugstores across the country, and, like most drugstore lines, does not offer testers. Interestingly, the selection of Wet 'n' Wild in Canadian drugstores tends to be better than what U.S. shoppers will find.

For more information about Wet 'n' Wild, visit www.wnwbeauty.com.

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