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By Kayla Boyd

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Whether you wear makeup every single day or only on special occasions, the one thing most of us are always on the hunt for is a great lipstick.

As a beauty enthusiast, I have tried tons of different shades and brands, from liquid mattes to tinted balms. But, the one neutral lipstick that has become my go-to is Mac Cosmetics' Creme sheen lipstick in the shade "Creme in Your Coffee." (And this choice felt even more validated by the fact that HGTV star Joanna Gaines is also a fan of the popular brand.)

MAC Lipstick Cream, $19, Ulta

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According to Mac, the Creme sheen finish is a creamy balmy formula with a comforting feel, medium buildable coverage and semi glossy finish.

What I love most about this formula is that it doesn't feel dry at all. It applies very smoothly and it stays put pretty well throughout the day. It's also versatile enough to wear with any outfit or beauty look.

Recently, I came across an old blog post written by Gaines and I was pleasantly surprised to learn that she also uses Mac lipstick as her go-to. Gaines' preferred shade is "Fresh Brew" in the Lustre lipstick formula.

Gaines' wrote that the product was the "best long-lasting nude lipstick I’ve found!"

This color and formula is very similar to the one I use. The main difference is that hers is more of a tan shade, without the pink undertones. Hers also seems to be a little more on the sheer side. But similar to mine, it's meant to be comfortable to wear (not dry or flakey) and it leaves your lips with just a bit of natural looking color.

Both "Creme in Your Coffee" and "Fresh Brew" are perfect neutral shades, especially for the summer. Plus, they both seem like great options for almost any skin tone.

I definitely need to try Gaines' favorite shade now!

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