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Butter or Balm?

In light of it being Valentine's Day and the fact that a little more kissing might be going on today , I thought it'd be fun to do a quick review on some new lip products that have recently hit the market. 

Several cosmetic companies have recently introduced new sheer lip tints, balms and butters.  While I usually gravitate towards lip gloss or a full color lip stick, I saw some reviews on the Revlon Lip Butters and decided to give them a try.  Then, I noticed that L'oreal had also introduced a similar product but called it Balm....they had a beautiful pink color so I thought I better give that a try.  So which one is the best?  Here's a summary of my review of both products:

L'Oreal Colour Riche Balm
Color:  Tender Mauve
Pros:  Really pretty color, glides on smooth & has a sweet vanilla fragrance. 
Cons:  Not a huge range of colors available; becomes almost like melted butter on your lips so it has NO staying power, whatsoever.  Also, because it's f…