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Another fabulous lip creation from Poppy King, you’re going to love the perfect Hollywood glamour of Lipstick Queen Silver Screen. The sexy silver case is very Art Deco and reminiscent of a cigarette case that Marlene Dietrich might have pulled out of her evening bag for a smoke.
There are 7 shades from purply Deep Wine to a gorgeous nude called You Kid at $50 each. If you know anything about the infamous Aussie Poppy, she is not shy and goes for the bold. Each lipstick contains a dose of peppermint oil and Pomegranate Sterols. Along with antioxidants, vitamins A and E, beeswax and lip loving plant oils, the formula is meant to keep lips soft and moisturized even through the cold winter
Poppy King loves lipstick, and the empowerment, joy, and confidence that accompany just the right shade, texture, and formula. In search of the perfect matte retro shades to match her classic looks, the Melbourne, Australia native launched her first lipstick line a little more than 20 years ago, when she was just 19 years old. Today, her Lipstick Queen lipsticks are sold throughout the US at select Barneys New York, SpaceNK, specialty shops, and online. We dare you to resist slipping on some red lip rouge after reading this interview.
How old were you when you first started wearing lipstick?
I first tried lipstick on when I was seven years old by myself and I
How can you not fall in love with Australian import Poppy King—the self made Lipstick Queen! She is one lady who deserves a group “attagirl!” Obsessed with finding the perfect shade of lipstick, she started her company in 1991 when she was only 18 and followed her dream to become one of the biggest beauty brands down under. Poppy’s perseverance has inspired women to wear their lipstick proudly—and she is certainly not shy about developing bold shades with big personality for a woman with confidence.
My first introduction to Lipstick Queen was through the brand’s Oxymoron—a lip and cheek creation in perfect neutral tones. She calls it a lip-cheek rouge, and it is intended to pair w