National Lipstick Day is an observance dedicated to celebrating one of the most popular (and my favorite) cosmetic products – lipstick! It is a day where people worldwide recognize and appreciate the impact that lipstick has on the beauty and fashion industry. This special day is all about embracing the power of color, self-expression, and confidence that lipstick can bring to individuals. And if you’re like me, then you might be celebrating with lots of lip gloss too!!
While the exact origins of National Lipstick Day aren’t quite clear, it is believed to have been created by cosmetic companies or beauty enthusiasts as a promotional event. Over the years, it gained popularity through social media and various beauty brands’ marketing efforts. I think it’s a great excuse to share some of my favorite lip products.
On National Lipstick Day, beauty companies often offer special promotions, discounts, and freebies to encourage people to try out their lipstick products or explore new shades. Social media platforms like Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook become abuzz with lipstick-related content, with people sharing their favorite brands, shades, and makeup looks.
The popularity of lipstick can be traced back thousands of years, with evidence of ancient civilizations using various pigments to color their lips. However, the modern lipstick, in the form of a stick that could be easily applied, was popularized in the early 20th century. Since then, lipstick has become an essential item in many people’s makeup routines and a symbol of femininity, empowerment, and self-expression.
National Lipstick Day 2023 Sales and Deals to shop NOW
City Beauty is celebrating from 7/28 – 7/31, so you get a few extra days to shop one of my long-time absolute favorite plumping and hydrating lipgloss products.
How it works: Buy a City Lips, Get a City Lips FREE. Must add 2 City Lips to cart in order for coupon code to apply and get Free U.S. Shipping on orders $50+. They have a 60 day money back guarantee. Coupon Code: GLOSSUP – You can shop right here.
It Cosmetics is celebrating by giving you a free Je Ne Sais Quoi Lip Serum in Naturally Pretty on order over $75. This is a fabulous lip treatment balm that also acts hydrates your lips and adds a hint of color. So now is a great time to pick up your favorite skincare or cc cream. – You can shop for It Cosmetics here. Their offer ends 7/29, so hurry if you want this one.
Ulta is celebrating National Lipstick Day with 40% off a variety of brands. There’s something for everyone with brands like NYX, MAC, Clinique, Maybelline and more.
Pat McGrath brand’s lipstick is some of my favorite. The packaging gets me every time. They’re celebrating with 30% off some of their best lip products. I love their satin allure lipsticks. You can shop this makeup artist brand here.
Nars is celebrating with 20% off all lipstick products through 7/29. I suggest grabbing the Afterglow Sensual Shine Lipsticks. They’re some of my favorites from the brand. You can shop Nars here.
Laura Mercier is another long time favorite makeup brand of mine. The lipstick crayons and glace’ are my recommendations to start with. You won’t be disappointed with the variety of shades and products from this brand. You can shop here for those.
Whether you prefer a bold red, a subtle nude, or an edgy dark shade, National Lipstick Day is the perfect opportunity to celebrate the diversity of lip colors and styles available. So, if you’re a makeup enthusiast or just someone who appreciates a little extra pop of color, National Lipstick Day is the day to celebrate and indulge in the world of lipstick!