Is blue your favorite color? Today I’m going to introduce an all-blue lipstick, which is blue from the box, packaging design, and the lipstick itself. Also, it comes with a sea-related name as well: Lipstick Queen Hello Sailor. This is a sheer tint and color-transforming lipstick. Lipstick Queen Hello Sailor vs Lipstick Queen Frog Prince are the two most special and best selling lipsticks from Lipstick Queen. Let’s find out why is it so hot with our Lipstick Queen Hello Sailor review.
A little back ground information about Lipstick Queen:
Poppy Celebe King:
Poppy Cebele King is the founder of Lipstick Queen. She was born in 23rd May 1972 in Melbourn, Autralia. Poppy has a great passion for lipstick since she was young. At the age of eighteen, she started her own cosmetics company in 1991 with the brand name “Poppy”. The main office is located in Melbourne, Autraulia.
Young Poppy Celebe King
In an interview Poppy did with The Formula, Poppy King said: “Lipstick isn’t something that makes you look old or requires a full face of makeup. In fact, lipstick looks best when worn casually. It is very misunderstood by the industry. The formulas and smells they come out with are all wrong.” This quote make every woman’s heart touched.
The history of Lipstick Queen:
The major product of Poppy Industries is a wide colour range of opaque lipsticks. Within three years of operation, her company had grown to be one of the biggest cosmetic companies in Australia. In 1995, Poppy King received the Young Australian of the Year award and in that year her company made a great profit up to $6.5 million. In 1998, her company was disolved because of the unprofitableness. Poppy did not give up here, she tried the best to rescue her reputation and lipstick passion from oblivion by taking a different approach.
Finally, King managed to launch a second cult lipstick range called “Lipstick Queen” in 2006 and now it is still going strong! Poppy currently lives in New York. She also has campaigned for the Australian Republican Movement.
Within 20 years, Poppy’s passion for lipstick is vibrant and strong as her signature red lip. Lipstick Queen makeup brand is the result of devoting her life to finding the perfect lipstick for both her own and every woman in the world
Before getting into Lipstick Queen Hello Sailor review, let’s find out why Lipstick Queen is different from other lipstick brands.
What makes Lipstick Queen different from the other lipsticks?
The founder of Lipstick Queen is truly passionate about lipsticks:
The unique of Lipstick Queen is unlike most makeup brand founders. Poppy is not a makeup artist. She is only a lipstick enthusiast. There is an attention to detail here that you can not see anywhere else. She always thinks about a sheer, a glossy, a matte and a stained finishes, and a selection of subtle colours that truly flatter your beauty. And finally, they are also fragrance-free.
When Poppy finished her high school, all she had to show for herself were some lackluster grades and a hundred ways to get out of physical education. Within three years, however, she was a boss of her own great successful lipstick brand named Poppy Industries.
Poppy King is also the author pf a book called “Lessons of a Lipstick Queen”. In this book, Poppy reveals how she could manage to launch her business from zero, and then she extracted valuable lessons from her experience. And finally, how to approach the media and avoid common pitfalls. Whether you are looking for a way to go into business at the first time, or you simply want to build on your career, you should listen to Poppy’s advice in this book.
Its Metallic packaging design:
The lipstick comes housed in a metallic packaging with metallic font on it. The brand name “Lipstick Queen” is written on the cap and the shade name is printed at the bottom of the tube. Almost range of Lipstick Queen have a beautiful and colorful package. So is Lipstick Queen sailor. Each design also suits both the name of lipstick and formula of lipstick. Cardboard box combines with lipstick case vibirantly making the outstanding overall. Only looking the design of Lipstick Queen lipstick, we easily recognize Poppy determination, which is expressed through every detail of each lipstick.
The names of Lipstick Queen collection:
“I love names that reflect and embrace the many sides and moods to a woman’s personality”, Poppy King said in a interview. For instance, The Frog Prince line is a hit across social media. The inspiration behind the name of this line is just the old statement “You have to kiss a lot of frogs to find a prince”.
She loves the hope, the optimism and the determination inherent in that old saying. Another example, the name “Eden” of Lipstick Queen comes from the mystical garden of the same name. Speaking of names, there are also Queen Bee, the Saints and Sinner collections and Jungle Queen…, just to name a few, we can look back on some small stories or meanings behind these captivating names.
Lipstick Queen’s ingredients:
Most lipstick of Lipstick Queen have inactive ingredient: Phenyl Trimethicone, Silica, Nylon 12, Octyldodecanol, Ozokerite, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea Butter), Methyl Methacrylate/Glycol Dimethacrylate Crosspolymer, Euphorbia Cerifera (Candelilla) Wax, Octyldodecyl Stearoyl Stearate, Copernicia Cerifera (Carnauba) Wax, Polyisobutene, Persea Gratissima (Acovado) Oil, Beeswax (Cera Alba), Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil, Vegetable Oil, Ricinus Communis (Castor) Seed Oil, Limnanthes Alba (Meadowfoam) Seed Oil, Hydrogenated Vegetable Oil, Salix Nigra (Willow) Bark Extract, Actinidia Chinensis (Kiwi) Fruit Extract, Honey Extract, Vitis Vinifera (Grape) Fruit Extract, Camellia Oleifera Leaf Extract, Tocopheryl Acetate, Retinyl Palmitate, Butylene Gylcol, Water (Aqua), Microcystalline Cellulose, Polysorbate 20, Butylparaben, Propylparaben, Iron Oxides (CI 77499).
This formula is just matte enough for you and not drying at all. You can get 3 or 4 hours of wearing Lipstick Queen.
Now let’s move on to the part we all are waiting for: Lipstick Queen Hello Sailor review.
Lipstick Queen Hello Sailor review
Hello Sailor of Lipstick Queen is an ultra-modern and navy blue sheer lipstick. Here is the most amazing part: this lipstick is color-transforming. It’s all blue but it’ll give you a berry finish.
Lipstick Queen Hello Sailor review on price:
This lipstick is mid-end lipstick. You can get it with $25. Well, I think it’s worth the price due to the reasons I’m going to talk about.
Lipstick Queen Hello Sailor review on packaging:
Lipstick Queen Hello Sailor is so amazing and cool to look at. It comes in all navy blue, from inside out. Surprising, isn’t it? The box is blue, the cover is blue. When you twist up the lipstick, it is also blue! Wow! However, this is not a blue lipstick. Lipstick Queen Hello Sailor is a sheer and color-transforming lipstick. Therefore, it’ll give you a plummy and berry color. The packaging is made out of metal and it feels very sleek. It’s lovely and high quality.
Lipstick Queen Hello Sailor review on color-changing process:
Just like Lipstick Queen Frog Prince, another best-selling lipstick from Lipstick Queen, Hello Sailor’s color does not seem to relate to the color they turn into on your lips at all. This color-transforming process is based on PH balance. Thanks to that, they change color on your lips. They’re also extremely nourishing, the base of Hello Sailor is Vitamin E which is really hydrating and comfortable on your precious lips.
Due to the PH balance, which is different depending on different lips, the color they turn into may vary. It also depends on how many layers you apply. Therefore, you can get several shades by using just one lipstick. Pretty cool isn’t it? Try and discover the secrets by yourself.
Lipstick Queen Hello Sailor review on shades and pigment:
As mentioned above, the color-changing lipstick will give your lips a plummy and berry finish, even though it comes in blue. The formula is super shiny moisturizing and sheer. Therefore, if you want your lips to be more pigmented you can apply several layers. At first, when you just apply it on your lips, it looks a little bit blue. After a few minutes the color transforms into a beautiful iridescent mauve purple shimmer.
And here comes the secret weapon of this lipstick: depends on your skin tone, it may make your teeth look brighter as well. There have been several positive comments about this cool feature of Lipstick Queen Hello Sailor. Also, when using this lipstick, you don’t have to use a lip liner because this is a sheer lipstick, it will make your lips look glossier. This lipstick is very suitable to bring with you wherever you go because it is easy to apply.
Lipstick Queen Hello Sailor review on staying power:
Lipstick Queen Hello Sailor is a sheer lipstick, therefore, it can only stay on your lips for 2-3 hours and keep your lips moisturized within that time. When you eat or drink, it may transfer a little but not too much. After 2 or 3 hours, depends on different type of lips, it may make you feel quite dry. If your lips feel dry, you can just reapply the lipstick or apply some lip balm. You can alternate.
Lipstick Queen Hello Sailor review in short:
This color-changing lipstick comes in a high quality and lovely package: everything is blue, her box, her metal cover, her lipstick color and then she turns into pink on your lovely lips (Are you singing colors by Halsey too?). However, it will surprise you because the color it turns into does not have anything to do with blue at all. Also, the color it turns into varies depending on the PH balance of everyone’s lips. This lipstick is super sheer and moisturizing, it can stay on your lips for 2-3 hours.
I think this is a very good choice as a gift. What do you think about our Lipstick Queen Hello Sailor review? Let’s try it and share with us your experience with this lipstick. Try now before it’s too late because Lipstick Queen offers freeship for all oders above $30. Get 2 lipsticks or more for freeship now.