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Drugstore Beauty Must-Have: Maybelline Lifter Glosses

I'm happy to report that my beauty no-buy is going strong and I'm pretty certain I'll be extending it through the end of September. Besides obviously having way too much makeup (what else is new?), I want to save some money now and wait for the holiday sets and deals to purchase things I've had my eye on. 
I picked up a few of the new(ish) Maybelline Lifter Glosses last month right before I decided I needed to put on a hold on my beauty spending and I'm so glad I did. I paid around $6 per gloss from Ulta (always look for coupons!) and the formula of these is indistinguishable from higher end glosses. 
I went back and forth for awhile over whether or not I should be buying lipgloss right now, given the fact that I'd be wearing a mask outside. But all the positive online reviews got the best of me and here I am wearing lipgloss at home for virtual work meetings. 

There are 10 neutral shades in both cream and shimmer finishes and they are exactly the shades I gravita…

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