These creamy pencils are non-waxy and will not feather or bleed. They are colored with natural fruit pigments and formulated to be long-lasting. Use alone as all-over color to your lips or use as a lip liner to shape lips and to make lipstick last longer. If you want more shine, apply lip gloss over these creamy pencils. The formula is free of lead, synthetic chemicals, artificial fragrances and chemical preservatives.