8 Jeffree Star Cosmetic Gemini Lipstick Alternatives To Shop Until The Next Restock
I love a warm, spicy lip for summertime. First there was Kylie Cosmetic's 22, and now Jeffree Star has new orange-tinged shades in his Velour Liquid Lipstick Line. But like all the best lipsticks, it's sold out. Before you start to sob, consider shopping these eight alternatives for Jeffree Star Cosmetic's Gemini lipstick until he restocks his goods.
ICYMI, Jeffree Star created Gemini, a warm, terra-cotta nude shade, for his Velour Liquid Lipstick line. These liquid lipsticks are arguably the best formulation out there, and they've received rave reviews from all the YouTube beauty vloggers like Manny MUA, Nikki Tutorials, and Jaclyn Hill. Gemini retails for $18, but as soon as it was released, it sold out online at jeffreestarcosmetics.com. Luckily, there are plenty of alternative shades still up for grabs.
Gemini is a great color for summer because it's warm, neutral on almost all skin tones, and wearable enough for everyday. Not to mention, this formula lasts through summer smoothies and romances alike. There's a nasty rumor going around that matte formulations aren't summer-worthy, but if you shop a comfortable formulation, like this one, you can wear it in any season.
If you're sad you missed out on Gemini this time around, here are a few of my favorite warm, orange-brown alternatives you can wear all summer long.
This is a spicier, reddish take on Gemini.
A solid alternative for Gemini and Kylie Cosmetics' 22, this reddish orange is perfect for hot summer nights.
This rosy red is a perfect alternative for Gemini.
If you can't handle an ultra-matte lip formula, opt for this creamy alternative.
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A balm is your best bet if you struggle with dry, chapped lips.
This formula is one of my all-time favorites, and comes with an unbeatable price tag.
Drugstore is stepping up its game, and this lipstick is proof.
This brand new line from CoverGirl is inspired by our favorite California girl, so it's definitely summer appropriate.
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