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Sunday, January 31, 2010

My Revlon Lipstick Collection Swatches

Hello lovelies,

I hope all is well with everyone, I just had to post during my busy schedule time, yes still planning the lil' one party :)

I had to play in my makeup in the meantime so I decided since I have been on the a lipstick love lately. I decided to share swatches of my Revlon lipstick collection. I love Revlon lipsticks and they are my second favorite drugstore lipstick brand. So I have accumulated a few from their Lustrous and Matte line during the 75% sale and on BOGO's.

Here are pictures of all the lipsticks I have swatches:
(Note: some of these aren't applied evenly or neatly, it was just a swatch process to see the colors of each)


Revlon Lipsticks




Clockwise: Mad About Mauve (c), Strawberry Suede (m), Va Va Violet (c), Wine Not (m)

**(c)- cream, (m)- matte, (p)-pearl




Clockwise: Black Cherry (c), Cocoa Craving (m), Fabulous Fig (m), Raspberry Bite (c)



Clockwise: Fuchsia Fusion (p), Wild Orchid (p), Ravish Red (c), Really Red (m)



Top: In The Red (m)
Bottom: Iced Mocha (p)

(excuse Iced Mocha l/s look, my daughter did some damage to it...lol)


Finally huh!!!...Anyways, my favorite ones are Cocoa Craving, Fabulous Fig, Wild Orchid & Really Red. All of them are have terrific finishes and definitely look fabulous on WOC but I really hate Iced Mocha because it makes me look *dead*.
Fuchsia Fusion and Wild Orchid look similar but they have a slight difference (look closely), Wild Orchid has more purple undertone in it. One main thing I can say about these lipsticks are that they do stain your lips, yes I had popping 'red' lips after & no matter how I rubbed it off it was still red.
  • They are all pigmented and the they hold on for a pretty decent time. If your looking for some lip color that will take through drinking a couple drinks, eating, smacking; this isn't what your looking for, it will stain the lips but after couple hours it will need re-application.
  • They don't have any horrible odor, they are pretty much odorless IMO.
  • For the prices I purchase these for they are worth it, I don't own any MAC lipsticks (can you believe it), so I couldn't compare texture wise. But in the case of NYX round lipstick they are very much comparable to some of the colors and may be even better in texture .
Be fabulous!!...I'll be back for good soon! :)

20 comments:

  1. This is an awesome post! I thought iced mocha looked pretty on you. Not at all undead girl!
    I'm sharing w/ friends. You go Kimmy! Thanks so much for posting!

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  2. brilliant post!!! enabler...now i want all the revlon stuff!!!!

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  3. Thanx for the swatches..love how they all look..I too love revlon I have a few of their lipsticks too!!

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  4. I like In the Red. :P

    Lipstick addict. :P

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  5. lovely!!!! You should do a YT video on it!

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  6. Thanks lovelies....
    @ Ms. Jen- will soon need a new cam.

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  7. Very niiiiice girl. They all look lovely on you and you have beautiful lips, nice and full. I do not own any Revlon lipsticks, but thanks to you I want all of these! lol :)

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  8. Love the colors & swatches. Thanks for putting this up, love it!!

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  9. Iced mocha and black cherry look so gorgeous. I could see myself wearing those colours. swatches are really nice too.

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  10. There were a few of those pick up the other day but put them back because i wasn't sure of the look. Thanks for the swatches....i'm going back to get them.

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  11. @ Mz. More--- they are definitely worth it.
    @Gigi, SoFrolushes & Kymmy --- give it a try :)
    @Rai -- me too, it's like my go to nude color and finally I've found a nude I love.

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  12. I actually really liked the Iced Mocha. Great colors!

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  13. OMG all these colours look fabulous on you! I can't settle on one...It makes me want to stock up on Revlon lippies, though here they're so expensive! XO

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  14. Thanks Danielle
    @Marce--- sry to hear that dear, I try to get them on BOGO or 75% off sale (mostly this).

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  15. fab swatches!! thanks for sharing!!

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  16. nice post! you have a nice collection of the Revlon lippies going... I love your picks!

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  17. My fav lipstick is MAC with Revlon being a close second. Revlon has the best ds lipstick ever!

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  18. I think you must have somehow switched Fabulous Fig with another color. Whatever color you used is gorgeous but when I googled Fabulous Fig it is definitely a really deeeeeep red and not the light pink it is in your swatch. Sorry if I sound rude or anything I would just really love to know what the actual color is. It's gorgeous!

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  19. Okey, you have said the wrong name for the one you said it was Fabulous Fig and I really wanted it.... Do you maybe remember what colour you used on your lips???

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