Colorbar Romance Matte Touch Lipstick Review

by Rashmita on September 8, 2015 · 4 comments

Hello Everyone,

My tryst with Colorbar continues with one more shade from the Matte Touch Range, in the shade Romance, read on to know more…

Price – Rs 475/- for 4.2gm

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My Experience with Colorbar Romance Matte Touch Lipstick:-

The outer silver paper carton contains all detailed information on the lipstick. There is a color coded sticker at one end of the box and at the bottom of the tube as well. Though it is color coded, the shade range cannot be determined from the shade of the sticker. Nevertheless, you have to remember the shade from the name. The bullet is angled like typical Colorbar lipsticks and the initial uses are very neat with the sharp edged bullet. The cap shuts with click; hence the lipstick is travel friendly.

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The texture of the shade is super smooth and glides on lips like butter. Though it is categorized as matte, the application is super creamy. After a while the color settles to a matte moist lip color. The shade is so pigmented that one swipe covers my pigmented lips. If you want full-on color, you have to swipe twice.

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The shade is my kind of shade. There was a time when I used to wear only these kinds of shades; thanks to IMBB, the story has changed. This shade is a pink-brown with mauve undertones. You can call this the matte brother of Colorbar Sultry Pink. A very sophisticated shade for the office meeting days; brightening up the face, yet staying muted.

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The staying power varies from 3-4 hours without lip liner or any base. After fading there is a pink stain on the lips as is expected from this range of Colorbar. I am not very fond of such stained lips, so that comes as a con to me. For those who prefer to have some color left on their lips, even after fading, this is a good range. With a lip liner I have worn this shade up to 5 hours with minimal fading.

Pros of Colorbar Romance Matte Touch Lipstick –

• Smooth.
• Creamy.
• Matte.
• Stays long.
• Affordable.
• Available.
• Comes with sun protection.
• Gorgeous shade.

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Cons of Colorbar Romance Matte Touch Lipstick –

• Stains lips (might be pro for some).
• Packaging could be better in terms of color coded sticker.

IMBB Rating – 4.75/5

Would I Repurchase/Recommend Colorbar Romance Matte Touch Lipstick?

Repurchase – I will never be able to finish this up…but if I ever do, I will definitely pick up.
Recommend – Though not a must have, you can check this if you love neutrals with a bit of twist.

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Colorbar Romance Matte Touch Lipstick Review Overall rating: 5 out of 5 based on 1 reviews.

Worth It!

★★★★★
5 5 1
A matte neutral shade with a twist...must buy if you love neutrals for the lips!

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{ 4 comments… read them below or add one }

jomol September 8, 2015 at 2:10 pm

Oooooh my kind of shade Rash, totally!

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Radhika September 8, 2015 at 2:50 pm

mine too…mine too..I looove it ..rushing to buy it…thankoo Rash!

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Rashmita September 8, 2015 at 8:29 pm

two of you…rush rush!

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Ashwini September 10, 2015 at 10:56 pm

Oh this is perfect…. I had been searching for neutral shade with mauve undertone that doesn’t look dull ! This totally fits the bill 🙂

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