I was looking for hassle free lip products which are easy to go. Hence the lip liners from MeNow Generation II range caught my eye which almost everyone is raving about. These 12 shades of matte lipstick comes very handy. The lip liners does very nice and brilliant job on making lips beautiful. People nowadays generally prefer affordable lipsticks. These True Lips lip liner claims to be waterproof and filled with goodness of multivitamin and aloe vera. Below is the review you cannot miss.
Product Name: MeNow True Lips Lip Liner Pencils Generation II in 12 shades
Price and Quantity: Rs. 449 for 12 shades! You can find huge discount at Amazon here.
Availability: The product is easily available online at different prices on different sites. Buy the whole set for Rs. 189 here on Amazon.
Ingredients: Check their official website for the same.
Shelf Life: Not mentioned on the product.
Packaging & Appearance: The product comes in a rectangular cardboard box of pink and white color combo. All the information, brand name, and ingredients are written on box with black color. The box contains 12 beautiful shades of lip liners.
The lip pencils are actually wooden pencils with a colorful plastic cap and a colored band below the liner, corresponding to the shade of the lip liner. The numbers range is as follows 046, 050, 051, 052, 053, 054, 055, 056, 057, 058, 059, and 060. I need to sharpen them just like a normal pencil when product finishes off. The product does not contain a sharpener so I had to buy one separately.
Swatch: In the image below.
How To Use: You can use it as a lip liner as well as a lip colour. Firstly, I applied lip primer on my lips. I take out the desired lip liner from the box and draw the outer outline of my lips. Then I fill my lips with the same color liner first on the top and later on bottom lip. Sometimes I apply gloss on top of my lipstick to get the shine. To get the bolder look, I apply same shade lipstick over the lip liner.
My Experience: I am in love with these marvelous shades especially when I get a lovely variety of nudes and light colors. I love to experiment with new lip shades and this product completely came as a surprise with 12 pretty colors from nude to bold according to the mood.
The lip liners are good as base lipstick hence can be applied both as liner cum lipstick. Their longer stay duration and waterproof capacity is ideal for monsoon season. The product fulfills its claim to gives perfect stroke to get neatly outlined lips.
Shade: The product comes in shade 12 different shades ranging from nude to bold colors. The shade comes in numbers as 046, 050, 051, 052, 053, 054, 055, 056, 057, 058, 059, and 060.
- The liner 046, 050, 051, 053, 054 comes in nude shade with slight difference from one another
- The liner 052 comes in dull orange and 056 comes bright tangy orange
- The liner 055 comes in dark maroon shade
- The liner 057 is a bright pink color
- The shade 058 is a bold tomato red
- The shade 059 comes in dark coral pink shade
- The liner 060 is a bright mauve color
Texture & Finish: The product has a creamy and matte finish. The texture is smooth as it glides very nicely on the lips without tugging. The liners are very light on lips as if I have not applied anything on my lips.
Transfer Proof: The product is waterproof and smudge proof which can be worn too long without reapplication.
Pigmentation: The product is pigmented. I had to apply two to three swipes to get the color for nude shade. The rest of the shades look beautiful and can be easily applied at one go.
Long Lasting: The product stays for more than 5-6 hours when the lips are properly moisturized or when primer is used beneath.
- Travel friendly
- Smooth, matte and creamy
- Glides very nicely on moisturized lips
- Smudge proof and waterproof
- Feels very light on lips
- Enriched with Multivitamin and aloe vera
- Long lasting more than 5-6 hours
- Non oily and non greasy formula
- Easily available online
- 12 different shades to choose from
- Used as lip liner & lipstick
- Very affordable
- Ideal for daily use
- Makes lips dry so lip balm is a must
- Does not come with a sharpener
- Contains parabens
- It would be nice if names are given instead of number for color shades
- The nude shade has to be reapplied as it is too light for my skin
Jhalli Diva Verdict: 4.25/5
Will I Repurchase?
These are very nice lip liners and I will surely buy them again.
Do I Recommend?
MeNow True Lips Lip Liner Pencils has 12 beautiful shade. It is a must have product which solves the dual purpose of lip liners and lipstick. I definitely recommend this product.
Overall Summary: The 12 gorgeous different shades come with an affordable price tag. All the shades are daily wearable and gives very nice rich look to my face. From being waterproof and full of multivitamin, these liners stay for long duration. They do not feel cakey on lips when I reapplied 2-3 times. I find these shades very reasonable and beautiful for college goers and working women who are always on lookout for different pretty shades.