Clinique Chubby Stick Moisturizing Lip Colour Balm

January 29, 2011

The new Clinique Chubby Sticks are finally in Singapore. These fatty crayon balms are smooth and lip-nourishing, thanks to their mango and shea butter content. They also impart a healthy sheen to the lips. I love the jelly visual and its connotation of see-through colour.

Unlike their predecessors which needed to be sharpened, these revamped versions are retractable – more convenient, plus there is practically no product wastage. They also seem to have more glide and shine.

Unfortunately, only four of the original eight are available here: 02 Whole Lotta Honey, 04 Mega Melon, 06 Woppin’ Watermelon and 07 Super Strawberry. In Singapore, these natural-looking lip tints retail at an affordable S$26 each. For reference, Karla Sugar has good swatches of them.

Image source: Clinique

Posted in: clinique | crayons | lips

10 Responses to Clinique Chubby Stick Moisturizing Lip Colour Balm

  1. Sam
    January 29, 2011 at 4:28 pm

    Oh good! $26 is a good buy (I’m sure they will be at least $30 here in Australia) – will pick up on my holiday.

    • makeupmag
      January 29, 2011 at 11:54 pm

      Hi Sam,

      I agree. They look and feel pretty good.

  2. KarenTeo
    January 29, 2011 at 11:41 pm

    i read that these are very sheer and they feather as they dry out on your lips

    • makeupmag
      January 29, 2011 at 11:52 pm

      Hi Karen,

      I haven’t tried them on my lips, so I don’t know how drying they are. I did swatch them and they felt moisturising on my skin. They aren’t hugely pigmented but there’s definitely colour to them.

  3. Ammie
    January 30, 2011 at 11:18 pm

    Beautiful! And, as always, a great review.

    • makeupmag
      January 30, 2011 at 11:31 pm

      Hi Ammie,

      Thank you! I hope you’ve been well. *hugs*

  4. Kas
    February 10, 2011 at 2:06 am

    More than anything else, I love the promo pic with the cubes of jello!

    • makeupmag
      February 14, 2011 at 11:10 am

      Hey Kas,

      Me too. What a great visual!

  5. Ella
    July 30, 2013 at 7:25 pm

    I’m wondering if they have Curviest Caramel here… How do you find the Chubby sticks are compared to Revlon’s Kissable Balm Stain? :)

    • makeupmag
      September 30, 2013 at 2:23 am

      Hi Ella,

      I can’t remember seeing that particular shade but it’d be best for you to check at the Clinique counter. :) The Revlon ones are more pigmented and buildable, in my experience. ;)

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