Clarins Gloss Prodige Intense Colour & Shine Lip Gloss for Spring 2012

February 19, 2012

Part of the Clarins Spring 2012 Colour Breeze Collection, these luscious lipglosses are a burst of rich, juicy colour. I’m particularly enamoured with their berrilicious scent, reminiscent of my childhood candy. (“Smells like very sweet Fruittella!” my son exclaimed, when I withdrew the wand from a tube.)

New to the Clarins beauty range, Gloss Prodige is available in 8 colours:

  • 01 Chocolate (brown)
  • 02 Nude (nude)
  • 03 Rose (soft pink)
  • 04 Candy (berry)
  • 05 Grenadine (red)
  • 06 Raspberry (raspberry)
  • 07 Blackberry (deep berry)
  • 08 Papaya (coral)

Here are 06 Blackberry, 07 Raspberry and 08 Papaya. Shot through with smooth shimmer, these lustrous glosses go on silkily and evenly.

They have opaque intensity but can also be sheered out easily. I love their almost-laminated shine!

The shades are true to their names. Do note that while they’re very pigmented, their emollience can cause them to bleed a little around the periphery of the lips. If you’re particular about this, do use a concealer or lip primer beforehand.

The unique shape of the applicator (a cross between a doe-foot sponge and a spatula) gives the lips definition, while effortlessly creating a pretty pout.

In Singapore, these lip lovelies retail at S$35 and will be permanent to the Clarins makeup range.

Image source: Clarins Singapore

Posted in: beauty news | clarins | lipgloss | spring makeup | swatches

16 Responses to Clarins Gloss Prodige Intense Colour & Shine Lip Gloss for Spring 2012

  1. February 19, 2012 at 4:36 pm

    These look absolutely gorgeous! I especially love the look of blackberry and raspberry, going to have to check them out soon!

    • makeupmag
      February 19, 2012 at 9:26 pm

      Hi Ekta,

      I enjoy Clarins lip products a lot. I’m not fond of gold packaging but their contents are really lovely. :)

  2. February 19, 2012 at 9:57 pm

    Very drool-worthy!

    • makeupmag
      February 20, 2012 at 12:10 am

      Hey Jamilla,

      The creamy, vibrant shades are quite eye-catching. :)

  3. February 19, 2012 at 10:39 pm

    hmm the packaging reminds me a little of YSL’s glosses.

    • makeupmag
      February 20, 2012 at 12:11 am

      Hi Ashlyne,

      True. I still have a penchant for gunmetal or silver packaging, though.

  4. Lisa
    February 20, 2012 at 11:37 am

    Oooooooh such loveliness!! That applicator looks fantastic.

    • makeupmag
      February 20, 2012 at 12:12 pm

      Hi Lisa,

      These are lovely to look at and wear! :) The applicator is very easy to use; I like the edges for creating definition. I hope you manage to try some of these.

  5. milktea
    February 20, 2012 at 12:47 pm

    Hi Mag. Color pigmentation looks good. How do you find the staying power of these glosses? Thx! :)

    • makeupmag
      February 21, 2012 at 11:10 pm

      Hi Milktea,

      They aren’t very sticky and do have quite a bit of glide. The staying power is so-so but they do leave a gentle stain on the lips. :)

  6. Jan s
    February 20, 2012 at 2:59 pm

    Love the colors! Especially papaya:) intrigued by the applicator too!

    • makeupmag
      February 21, 2012 at 11:11 pm

      Hey Jan,

      They apply very well and will appeal to many lipgloss lovers. :)

  7. February 22, 2012 at 5:07 am

    These are sooo pretty! Are these fragranced?

    • makeupmag
      February 23, 2012 at 1:07 am

      Hi Marta,

      Definitely – they have a fruity scent like the chewy Fruittella candy! ;)

  8. February 23, 2012 at 1:16 am

    Hmmm, don’t know Fruitella candy but I usually like fruity scents :) thanks Mag!

    • makeupmag
      February 23, 2012 at 1:31 am

      Hey Marta,

      Then I’m sure you’ll love this! ;)

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