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1996 Lip Café Collection

The Bonne Bell baristas brewed up a whole Color + Flavor café collection for Fall 1996 and poured us many unforgettable shades and flavors that we’re still coffee-talking about 27 years later. The Lip Café served a latte  timeless 90’s neutrals, in a pleasing palette of café au lait nudes, roasted browns, beiges and berries and even a perk of bright color. Each had their own delicious, authentic aroma & flavor that matched their names in bold Bonne Bell fashion! The Color + Flavor line was introduced in 1995 when Bonne Bell started adding flavors to all their lip products due to the extreme success of Lip Smackers that came long before the rest. Lip Sheers, Lip Lites and Lip Colors were some of the first to have flavor added, while a slew of newbies joined along the way like Lip Tints and Lip Lix. During this time, unless it was specifically a flavored lip gloss, most tinted lip glosses and lipsticks on the market smelled like florals or their ingredients which was less than plea

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