Revlon Super Lustrous Lip Gloss Pearl Plum 18 Review

by Shivani on October 6, 2011 · 16 comments

Revlon Super Lustrous Lip Gloss Pearl Plum 18

Hi Everyone, with so much festivity around, I think its time for some makeup shopping. This weekend, I am planning to buy (read hoard) a whole lot of lipsticks, which would go with my festival attires, sounds so exciting. Temptations aside, coming back to the review. Today, I am going to review a lip gloss by Revlon. I got this one around 4 months back and the funny part is I had forgotten about it completely. I incidentally stumbled upon it while cleaning my wardrobe a fortnight back. Since then, I have been using it on and off. Let’s take a detailed review of the same:

Product Being Reviewed:

Revlon Super Lustrous Lip Gloss Pearl Plum 18.

Revlon Super Lustrous lip gloss

Shades Available:
Peach Petal, Fire Cracker, Coral Reef, Pink Pop, Lilac Pastelle, Shine City, Nude Lusture , Pink After Glow Pearl Plum, Pink Whisper, Foiled, Pink Pursuit.

What Does Revlon Super Lustrous Lipgloss Claim
• Glossy formula combines sheer color.
• Intense moisture.
• Light-reflecting spheres to create amazing shine.
• SPF 15.

Price/ Quantity/ Packaging:
INR 350 ( approximately, though I am not sure) for 5.9 ml. It comes in a square plastic tube with a black cap.The transparent packaging helps to see the shade. It comes with a doe-foot applicator, which helps in easy application on the contours of the lips. It is quite a sturdy packaging. It can be put into the purse without worrying about the leakage.

lip gloss

My Take on Revlon Super Lustrous Lip Gloss Pearl Plum 18:

It is a reddish plum shade with evident shimmers in it. The shimmers are quite palpable once I put it on the lips, it does not give a shiny effect, it gives a shimmery effect. It is not a very pigmented shade, but can be intensified with more application (though I like the sheer color which one application gives). The consistency of the gloss is just about average, but I find it a little sticky, the stickiness can be attributed to the good staying power I suppose. It stays on easily for 3-4 hours with light munching. When it starts to fade, it leaves a tinge of colour on the lips and loads of shimmery particles.To wipe it off completely, a wet tissue has to be used. It has a very mild fragrance which everyone would like, even sensitive noses.

The one and only problem with the gloss is shimmer particles, the shade is beautiful brick red, but shimmers make it unsuitable for the everyday wear. You can notice the shimmer on my hand below when I wiped off the swatch:

shimmer

Below are the pics of the gloss in different lights:

gloss

lip gloss swatch

Pros of Revlon Super Lustrous Lip Gloss Pearl Plum 18:

1. Staying power is appreciable.
2. Does not make the lips dry.
3. Leaves a tinge of colour when it starts to fade.

Cons of Revlon Super Lustrous Lip Gloss – Pearl Plum 18:

1. The shiney shimmery particles do seem OTT.
2. A little sticky.

Will I Recommend?
No, I don’t want you people to look like disco balls.

IMBB Rating:
2.85 out of 5 ( if the shimmers are removed, this gloss would get a 4.25 out of 5).

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Kimi October 6, 2011 at 12:58 pm

hmmmm..yeah..the shimmer and shine looks a bit overdone in this…nice review shivani!! :)

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Vid October 6, 2011 at 4:06 pm

the shade is pretty, if not for the shimmer :))

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praseena October 6, 2011 at 4:22 pm

true. the colour is gorgeous but i dislike shimmer in anything :yikes:

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Rati October 6, 2011 at 4:41 pm

awww!! I do like the shade so much. :))

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nids October 6, 2011 at 10:11 pm

very pretty shade shivani.. i’m liking revlon glosses these days but the matte ones :yahoo: :yahoo: … this uks nice too but as u said ki shimmer doesnt make it an everyday wear shade so but pretty shade nevertheless.. :whistle: :whistle: :whistle:

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neha October 7, 2011 at 12:28 am

:woot: like :yes:

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Parinaaz October 7, 2011 at 9:49 am

Hi Shivani,

this was the first gloss that I evr bought, religiously used it for 2 yrs whenevr I went for a wedding/ party, looks yummalicious when applied.

ahhhh nostalgia……………

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Shai October 7, 2011 at 4:49 pm

Nice juicy kind of shade!

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Jiya October 7, 2011 at 6:00 pm

mee hv tis n i to lv this one berry berry mch :waytogo: :waytogo: :waytogo: n ur nails r preeeeeettttttttyyyyy :clap: :clap: :clap: hw nice luking they r healthy healthy no :stars: :stars: :stars:

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