Best Red Nail Polishes to Choose from

by neha on December 13, 2013 · 17 comments

Best Red Nail Polishes to Choose from

Today’s post is a classic one, a classic red nail color is a must-have for us, it gives us that oh-so-polished look on days we just dont know what to wear or what makeup to use, hence keep that red handy, I am keeping in mind everyone’s choice and including some shimmer reds, some classic and others some toned down reds. :)

 

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Lakme true wear ruby red:

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Lotus herbals Crimson Red:

A classic bridal red.

 Crimson Red

Lakme Deep Blush Maroon:

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Lakme Red Allure

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Lakme Nine to Five Long Wear Nail Color – Red Queen

“I do not have to struggle with the brush and it does its job well. The nail paint is quite glossy and gives a glossy look in the first coat itself. I like the shade with the one coat, the second coat when applied becomes a deeper maroon on the nails, which doesn’t suit my nails at all.”
http://makeupandbeauty.com/lakme-long-wear-nail-color-red-queen/

Colorbar quick finish fearless red :

A truly gorgeous glossy red, this is a must have.

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O.P.I. Color To Diner For Nail Polish

The nail polish has very fine gold and red shimmer in a cranberry red base. The application is super smooth with the OPI Pro Wide brush which is flat, wide and medium in length and this make the application complete in just 2 strokes for me. The polish dries super-fast and the second coat can be applied within 2-3 minutes of the first one.

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Maybelline colorama Rubi

As all coloromas the consistency is medium and not too runny; the brush is fair and if you can pick just the right amount and apply it flat on the nails it works well.this is one red that will easily go on all Indian skin tones. What more it would compliment all our Indian ensembles perfectly well as it does the western outfits too.

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O.P.I. Danke:

A very glossy red.
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Lakme fast and the fabulous Crimson Crush:

Crimson Crush is a beautiful crimson pink shade with subtle shimmer. It is an apt bridal nail paint.

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Sephora Smooth Nail Polish – Bloody Satin

this is one red that will easily go on all Indian skin tones. What more it would compliment all our Indian ensembles perfectly well as it does the western outfits too.

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Lotus Herbals Nail Paint 90 Red Chilli

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Chanel Dragon Le Vernis 475 :

Rati’s most favourite red nail paint ever.

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Chanel April :

It is a lovely reddish berry shade. A lovely option for those who don’t like to wear true reds.

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Chanel Holiday 617 :

True to its name, the shade reminds of holidays. One of the truest orange nail paint you’d come across.

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Chanel Lotus Rouge 455 : A gorgeous wine red color. It is pretty shade for winters especially. It is the kind of shade that is red but not the intimidating red. For those who find it difficult to carry deep reds, this one is a very nice pink.
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Chanel Pirate 08 : Pirate is a blue toned deep dark red. It is the kind that you like to wear on your feet. It makes your hands and feet look fairer.

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Chanel Suspicious 561 : It is a magenta red color.

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Inglot O2M Breathable Nail Enamel in 653

High technology is revolutionizing the nail beauty through a new polymer KS-02 designed for the contact lenses.

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China Glaze Cranberry Splash Nail Polish

Red shimmery color that reminds me of red ribbons used for wrapping presents. It’s a very attractive color, my sister immediately asked if she can borrow it the moment she saw it on my nails. This color can be worn any day of the year since red nails always look good no matter what the season is.

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Bourjois 25 rouge casio : a bright tomato red. It’s one of those fun cute reds that totally brings a big smile on my face. :D

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Essie Aperitif Nail Lacquer

“this shade of red is very classic, and it gives off a womanly vibe. This looks flattering against my skin tone. This is my very first time to try a nail polish from the brand Essie. I am impressed with the formula of this particular polish”
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Maybelline express finish Red flash

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Maybelline express finish Red seduction

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Maybelline express finish cherry

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Maybelline colorama Atracao Fatal:

This is a dark red thick viscous nail paint that will show up lovely in one coat itself.

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Maybelline colorama Graus

A bridal red shade with no glitter or shimmer

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Maybelline Paixao

A dark shade with no shimmer, comes up in one coat itself.

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Maybelline colorama Rubi

A dark red-maroon shade with not much of a lustre or sheen.

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Maybelline Vermelho Ardente

 

Vermehlo

This is again a bridal red colour with nice lustre.

Lotus herbals Rose petal:

Another fav of mine, this can be a bridal wear too, this is a beautiful rosy red, very muted and not at all in your face red, this is a classic, the color goes opaque but is not as thick as strawberry shake and the fairy flare one, I like to wear two coats of this one but truly beautiful wearable red.

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L’oreal Paris Resist & Shine Titanium Merlot Red

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So that is all hope it gave you tons of choices to get those polished red talons soon.

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{ 17 comments… read them below or add one }

sasmita December 13, 2013 at 8:10 pm

*woot* *woot* *woot* just woww… *thankyou* for dis post *nails* *nails*

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dolly December 13, 2013 at 8:12 pm
saloni..!! December 13, 2013 at 8:14 pm

wooow i loved the colorbar one *woot* *woot* *woot* i love reds *happydance* *happydance* they make the skin look sooo fair *pompom*

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Arzoo December 13, 2013 at 8:15 pm

Awesome post Neha, I’m a big fan of red and black nail paints and have these shades from almost all the brand, loved the post, really helpful and more brands to choose from.

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dolly December 13, 2013 at 8:20 pm

*woot* *woot* *woot* *woot* Neha u r awsm

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niharika s December 13, 2013 at 8:37 pm

Neha i wz waitin fr dis post since long… lovely *drool*

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Shaila December 13, 2013 at 9:06 pm

Thanks for the post Neha… was looking for the color like Lotus herbals Rose petal. Got to pick it up this weekend *happydance* *happydance* *happydance*

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sowmya December 13, 2013 at 9:28 pm

Today I received Lotus crimson red that I ordered online.
Cant wait to apply it *happy dance* *happy dance*

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Stella Z December 13, 2013 at 9:28 pm

Lovely shades! Red is my favourite colour for lipstick and nail polish. :D The Chanel ones are my favourites…they look so glossy. (:

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Gulnaaz December 13, 2013 at 10:32 pm

Super post *woot*

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Rati December 13, 2013 at 10:51 pm

I feel like painting my nails red now *happy dance* *happy dance* *happy dance* *happy dance* *happy dance* yummm post neha *drool* *drool*

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Mayuri December 13, 2013 at 10:56 pm

I wanna try the lotus nail paints *haan ji* nice post Neha *announce*

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Neetu December 13, 2013 at 11:10 pm

suddenly i realised i dnt hv any red in my nail paint stack.. *nababana* I wanna red nails nw.. *nails* *nails* *jogging* *jogging*

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Rashmita December 13, 2013 at 11:10 pm

i would love to try the lotus ones…..and add chambor dragon red to the list…. *drool*

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Sabrina (Sandra) December 13, 2013 at 11:57 pm

All the shades are lovely, loved the Chanel ones. :)

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Mayabini December 14, 2013 at 8:27 am

lovely post, thank you Neha *clap*

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Teesta December 14, 2013 at 9:58 am

Maybelline color show Downtown red…a cheaper dupe of Maybelline red seduction.

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