Friday, 8 November 2013

Revlon - Black Cherry.



I'm pretty sure we all know about Revlon and their lovely make-up range. Well quite a few months back I picked up one of their lipsticks in 'Black Cherry' as a lot of people were comparing it to one of the MAC lipsticks in 'Dark Side' and even one of Tom Fords lipsticks. Now I must of been having one of those days when you feel a little more daring than most days. As I'm usually a nude/peach type of girl (talk about going out of my comfort zone). The only time I do wear a dark lipstick is on a big night out or a special occasion and saying that it's only a deep red.

Now if you're looking for a statement lipstick then this may be the one for you. The lipstick does cost £7.49 which isn't that pricey. For a lipstick that goes on smoothly and is quite moisturising anyway. The longevity of this lipstick isn't amazing, but it does look nice applied lightly as a lip stain with a bit of gloss applied over the top (if you don't want it to look to heavy). I like the fact that the lipstick has no odour to it and that the packing is very sleek. Especially the clear tops, making the specific shades easier to find.

Here is a swatch of the lipstick.

As you can see the shade is a deep plum/berry. It does look a little darker on my lips when its just applied as a lipstick, nothing else.

 Overall this lipstick is a gorgeous shade and I love the look of it on others, but it just isn't for me. It doesn't really suit my skin tone and kind of washes me out. I've worn it a few times and wish I didn't bother. I'm sure it will come in good use next Halloween or something though haha.

Have you tried Revlon lipsticks before?
Do deep shades put you off too sometimes?


Chanelle Jade
x

19 comments:

  1. This looks so niiiice! I'm big on dark shades though
    www.lost-in-wonderland.co.uk

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  2. The shade looks gorgeous! The darker the better xx

    Olivia - cravemorebeauty.blogspot.co.uk

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  3. I love this shade! It's my favourite during A/W, so pretty! :)

    Claudia xx

    Beauty and the Chic

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  4. I bought this for Halloween and i LOVE it!

    theglamaddict.blogspot.co.uk

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  5. I like deep/berry shades for fall/winter! I wasn't really into revlon lipstick until recently but I did pick up black cherry and its slowly becoming a favorite.

    andreabrucelo.blogspot.com

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  6. wow such a gorgeous colour !
    Sara,
    http://thecrimeofashion.blogspot.fr

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  7. Gorgeous shade! love it! :) Beth xo

    beautyinbeta.co.uk

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  8. This looks amazing, it's a shame that it doesn't last that long though! xx

    Rebecca Coco

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  9. I bought a really nice berry/ raspberry type of colour from mac the other day, its similar to yours! These colours are great for this time of year x x

    www.momentsofbeautywars.blogspot.co.uk

    Jess x x

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  10. This is definitely a bold shade that might not be for everyone, but I really love it! It's just so dramatic and fun to play around with :) Sorry to hear that it doesn't quite work with your complexion though.

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  11. The shade of this lipstick looks crazy but I like it sooo much (:

    http://my-kind-of-perfect-life.blogspot.com/

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  12. I love the shade of this lipstick, too bad you can't wear it :(

    xo's
    Pink Frenzy

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  13. I love this shade very autumnal !!

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  14. I'm loving berry lips this autumn!
    I have a similar post on my blog if you wanted to have a look!
    bleachedbeauty.blogspot.co.uk xxx

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  15. I've heard loads about this shade, looks the perfect a/w evening out lipie. I'm sure it does look lovely on you huni.
    Maybe Its Megan Leigh xx

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  16. So beautiful x

    1stepclosereveryday.blogspot.co.uk

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  17. Completely obsessed with this lipstick!! I got it and used it for one of my dupes in my Fall Lipstick Dupes video :)
    I thought this would look very nice on you but if you don't like it thats alright! Makeup is there to experiment anyways.

    http://fashionqueen294.blogspot.com/2013/10/fall-lipstick-dupes.html

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  18. ooooh la la this is pretty! I have been looking for the perfect dark red for so long! I dont think i suit it though :(

    Hope you are well beauty and all your puggles are growing well and cuter by the day!

    xxx | PixiRella

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