L’oreal Color Riche Amber Review, Swatch

L’oreal Paris Color Riche Lipstick 238 Amber

Made for me naturals dark skin tones:

All the lipstick reviews come from heart when I write and these will always be something I truly enjoy apart from writing for Imbb. The latest possession which I got last Sunday is my L’oreal color riche lipper in amber, and there are so many reasons why I picked this up. I may not have perfect lips or pout but I constantly want to get more lipsticks because I just love the look of new untouched pure lipstick and I would want to keep it that way .I always try to photograph my new lipsticks before I write till they are new even before a swatch and trial on lips. I want to capture them and show them to all of you in its pure glory, virgin lipstick :silly: .Once i its used it loses its charm and dents here and there, melts, accumulates on the sides of the tube  🙁  but then we are supposed to use them after all. But I do try to click them when they brand new just when I have the seal removed :toothygrin: nothing beats the look of a new lipstick.

loreal made for me naturals lipstick amber

So coming back to the lipstick I got this from health and glow spencer plaze phase 1 last weekend where the maybelline SA was also handling the l’oreal counter :silly: and hence roped me into l’oreal too. Personally I love Colorbar cream finish lipstick and its unavailability has moved to buy maybelline which is definitely not better but kind of creamy in the moisture extreme range with a variety to offer. I miss Colorbar and maybelline is just an excuse. But I got this amber lipstick in the hope that it would be a gradual transition for me from a creamy lipstick girl to kind of glossy lipstick , somewhere between cream and gloss:a glossy frosted high shine lipstick. And amber from l’oreal is my answer to that. I thought it safest to try a nude color so that I don’t end up looking like a cartoon with weird colored glossy lipstick because I still haven’t warmed upto glosses. This was my minimalistic attempt.

amber lipstick

L’oreal color riche lipstick amber 238:

amber lipstick case
Price:720 Rs

I don’t see a mention of quantity but I guess it should be close to 4 grams

I have around 7 to 8 l’oreal lip colors (it is not much for a lipstick crazy like me )and hurts me so bad to throw these away after expiry and hence I refrain form getting more. This lipstick is a super smooth creamy textured lipstick in an orange toned nude color with gold shimmer and glossy+shimmery finish . I loved how it looked at the counter specially at the back label of the tube and it is exactly like the shade the sticker has. A goldeny nude with golden shimmer.

loreal amber lipstick photos

The shimmer in it gives it the high glossy finish, and I got this because I find it to be a mix of creamy texture with glossy high shine finish.It is exactly like avon ultra color rich gold lip color in natural gold that Sabrina had gifted rati. Just that avon one is creamier and loreal amber is lighter in texture. It is great for daily wear too but just one swipe is enough. I don’t find it too pigmented as the color would not show up before three swipes for night time wear. It feels light, moisturising but does transfer to cups, glasses etc. if you mute it down with tissue probably it will not , but will lose its shine.

amber-lipstick by l'oreal

Last word:
If you want to make a gradual transition from a creamy lipstick to some high shine glossy lip colors for day wear and a super pretty nude color, you might want to check it out. It might be delicate in the tube and shaky when you apply it because of its texture. It has already got some dents due to edges touching the lipstick because its very soft and may shake on application,apply it with a light hand. I am still warming upto it but many of you who are comfortable with shiny lipsticks may love it. It is not a lipstick I would happily wear because the shine would make me conscious but it’s a nice lipstick over all.(sorry about the dented swatch on my wrist. 🙁

amber lipstick swatch

Rating:3.75 on 4

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63 thoughts on “L’oreal Color Riche Amber Review, Swatch

  1. Awesome color. Neha – I am going to start stalking you in Chennai so that you part with some of your fabulous lipsticks :toothygrin:

  2. Hi priya. I too have very oily skin and have tried both these products. Lotus spf 40 is better any day..set it with maybelline uv white compact and you’re oil free for 3-4 hours atleast. 🙂

  3. u know neha, now i wanted to sell so many of my lipsticks n had taken them all out only to read that ratidoo has stopped tuesday bazaar :(( me no talking to ratidoo :spank:

    1. han yar me too
      one batch sold
      another batch is out
      prolly this will go too
      if there is a bazaar
      n i sold three loreal for 150 rs each :yikes:
      can u believe it :-/

  4. neha i dont have a single loreal product. :(( I guess i’d start with these lipsticks only. Have to pick atleast something this year form loreal. 😀

    1. :shocked: :shocked: :shocked:
      Go run and buy some!! :spank: :spank: :spank:
      but I have only one lip gloss from L’oreal..so I can’t scold too much. :hihi:

  5. :thumbsup: :thumbsup: good review! 😀
    But I have a problem with brown lippies….everything. 😐 😐 😐

  6. Awwwwwwwww….such a cute baby Neha………. :teddy: :teddy: :teddy: :teddy: :teddy: :pompom: :inlove: :inlove: :inlove: :love: :love: :love: :love:

  7. oh wow.. u put up the pic of ur daughter :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo: .. awwww :teddy: :teddy: :teddy: :teddy: :teddy: ….. puchhhiiiieeeesss to her & u too… :puchhi: :puchhi: :puchhi: :puchhi: :puchhi:
    n wht a brilliant shade selection neha… u r 1 crazy lippi collector i’ve known soo far :clap: :clap: … but u r sssooo sssooo soooo gud at selecting shades n writing reviews too… :jaiho: :jaiho: :jaiho: :jaiho: :jaiho:

  8. :dumb: :thanks: so much nids
    thnks a lot for leaving such nice comments
    n i hv to mail u :headbang: :headbang: :headbang: :headbang: :headbang: :headbang:

  9. sweetie pie pic – cutee! :teddy:

    the first paragraph of ur article is like a love letter – message in a bottle that will stand the test of time :love: enjoyed reading it and knowing i am not alone in expressing my crazy love for these supposedly man made things :makeup:

    was just seeing loreal made for me naturals and wasnt sure…but thanks for the review – will look at some soon!!! :methinks:

  10. If it’s lipsticks, it’s got to be Neha! It’s nice to have a lippie like this in your collection, even if you like creamy (as I do). Good for night and occasions I guess!

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