Sephora Sighting! OCC Lip Tar Anime and NSFW | Review, Photos, Swatch

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Heart pounding. Adrenalin rushing. Euphoria! That’s what I felt upon seeing OCC (Obsessive Compulsive) Cosmetics at Sephora. I never own any OCC ’til now! Ah, such a temptress ~ these are the only cosmetics and/or lip tars currently sold at Ala Moana branch. No swatch needed, I gotta own’ em. Snooze and loose, no bueno.

So the only lip tars available ($16 each) were Anime (neon fuschia ) and NSFW (brick red).  A lip tar is a liquid lipstick. By OCC definition, you only need a small drop to achieve a super saturated lip color. Each lip tar comes with a small brush that takes the hassle away from application. Remember, a small bead is all you need for your lips! Too much tar results to unsightly feathering. It goes on moist upon application and dries to a matte finish. You can mix tars for a gradient effect or apply lip gloss on top. The wearability was indeed impressive, I’d say about six hours on me. I had to use cotton pads moistened with micellar water (read previous review) as standard facial wipes are not enough to remove the last traces of stain.

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That small drop on the lower left photo yielded that much swatch!
I declare, Anime is officially the brightest fuschia I own.
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Yet another to-die for red lippy. NSFW is so sexy!

I can’t wait to try more OCC lip tars and makeups. Sephora, stock up soon!

xo,
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20 Comments

  1. September 17, 2012 / 11:03 pm

    I got excited when I saw this as well! I love both colors. Do you think Anime would work well on porcelain skin with cool, pink undertones? During winter my skin sometimes looks so cool I almost seem like a ghost.

    • September 17, 2012 / 11:13 pm

      I think it would. If you're experimental with bright colors, you'll like this. There are varying shades of hot pink in OCC website, but I really wish Sephora carries more shades so we can have better choices.

  2. September 18, 2012 / 12:49 pm

    Gorgeous, gorgeous shades and both look incredible on you! I'm impressed that you actually get a lip brush with each, love that! How do these feel as you wear, are they dry?

    • September 18, 2012 / 10:02 pm

      Thanks a ton Tina :-))) It's a bit dry but not annoying. If you have really dry lips, I suggest wearing lip balm first then this…xo

  3. September 18, 2012 / 2:29 pm

    SO VIBRANT AND BEAUTIFUL!!!! Love these shades on you!!<3 I really wish we have a Sephora here:((

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    • September 18, 2012 / 6:38 pm

      Hi Jean! do you still have beauty bar (?) there? the one in rockwell and eastwood? i used to go there before

  4. September 18, 2012 / 3:43 pm

    Ooo love ANIME i want it x

  5. September 18, 2012 / 8:13 pm

    I haven't bought any Lip Tars yet. They look gorgeous on you!!!! xo

    • September 18, 2012 / 10:02 pm

      They're great. I just wish Sephora have more selections…Thanks a lot!

  6. September 19, 2012 / 12:09 am

    I'm so excited these are at Sephora now. They both look great on you! On a side note, your social media icons are so adorable, I love them 🙂

    • September 19, 2012 / 4:57 am

      Thanks Catherine. Yeah, visit your Sephora soon. I made those icons using picmonkey and photobucket. I'm happy you like them!xoxox

  7. September 22, 2012 / 7:40 pm

    These colors are gorgeous on you. So vibrant! I have never tried the OCC lip tars. They look really beautiful!

    • September 23, 2012 / 12:33 am

      Many Mahalo's Pammy! They are really fabulous, I plan to get more :-))

  8. September 22, 2012 / 8:47 pm

    These look awesome! I must get some!!!

  9. September 23, 2012 / 5:43 am

    Those are beautiful. They look great on you.

    • September 23, 2012 / 10:47 pm

      Many thanksMarcia!It's a delight to read your comment.Hope you had a great weekend!

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