Wednesday, February 10, 2010
Love is RED
A couple of months ago, I received a package from Netherlands containing a tube of Ellis Faas lipstick. It is not like the usual lipstick tube, it's futuristic I should say. This morning, I was a little surprised to see an email from Ellis Faas featuring the different kinds of RED lipstick. Here's what the email says:
Love is Red is ELLIS RED
Valentine is coming very soon, so did you make sure to stock up on your ELLIS RED? If not, it is not too late to rush to the store or order online, so you can treat yourself and your loved one with the red that the international press has hailed as "the truest red ever”.
ELLIS RED is the only lip colour that comes in all three Ellis Lips textures: Creamy (L101), Milky (L201) and Glazed (L301). A classic red lip is surprisingly hard to come by since most red lipsticks are either too blue or too orange for many complexions, but Ellis was able to reproduce the colour that Snow White's mother wished for the lips of her child: blood-red. This red is probably the most 'human' of all the colours – and therefore the most versatile...
the ELLIS FAAS team
Here's some pictures of the different textures taken from the email as well:
What texture do you like best?