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mia mariu encanto hydrating stick gloss

While I’m more of a lip gloss girl, I’ve become partial to this sort of hybrid lipstick/lip gloss from natural newcomer Mia Mariu.

Aptly named “hydrating stick glosses,” Mia Mariu’s line of tubular lip colors offer a one-two punch: big color payoff and moisture to the max.

mia mariu encanto hydrating stick gloss

{It looks like a lipstick, but it moisturizes and shines like a lip gloss. That's why it's called a hydrating stick gloss! Photo Courtesy Mia Mariu}

Mia Mariu sent me a few samples of its Hydrating Stick Glosses to review, and I’ve been using “Encanto” as my go-to red lipstick/lipgloss this summer. It’s a beautiful, red-orange that can provide just a wash of color with one swipe on, or a more-dramatic fiery red with two or three swipes.

It’s got a bit of shine to it, and the smell is lovely. True to its name, the Mia Mariu Hydrating Stick Gloss provides a buttery, soft feel to your lips — no lip balm necessary! We can thank vitamins A, C and E for that extra boost of hydration.

Here’s how Encanto looks on my medium/olive skin after two-three swipes:

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{Mia Mariu Hydrating Stick Gloss in "Encanto" costs $15. Photo by the Teacher Man}

You can see a few more pictures of me in the “Encanto” Hydrating Stick Gloss on my Facebook page!

So tell me, what’s your go-to shade of red for the summer? Also, what great natural lipsticks/lip glosses do you use? Tell me what you know in the comments section. may include affiliate links to featured products. Not all product links are affiliate links. If you make a purchase from an affiliate link, earns a small commission.

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