With its pigmented colour pay-off, shine-free lipstick has been hot to the point of ubiquitous. What’s not cool: the dry, cakey appearance that can come with it. Nars’ solution? Its Velvet Lip Glide ($45) liquid lipstick – it gives the fluidity of a gloss, hydration of a cream, and a subtle matte finish that’s not too harsh. The result is a bold, modern take on lippies that you can wear all day long.
See all 12 classic shades, from red and berry to nude, below: