Kate Moss Lipstick Collection from Rimmel London – 01 Lipstick Review
What plans for the weekend? So, I have a tiny story to share before starting to review today’s product. After watching Anne Hathaway’s purrrfect lips (pun intended) in TDR, it kept bothering me that how come I don’t have a single decent red lipstick? Then, while I was almost asleep last night, it came to me, I did buy one from Boots a couple of months back and I bolted up from my bed at 1 in the night and started looking for it. I also did a little jig once I found it tucked away at the back of my makeup box, yayyyyy!
So, the object of my affection is the lipstick from Rimmel’s Kate Moss Collection in shade 01.
5 or 6 GBP I think.
Like most Rimmel lipsticks, the cap has a nice Queen’s crown embossed on it. The lipstick case is black and has a smart matte finish.
This shade is creamy matte in texture, more matte than creamy. It is slightly drying on the lips and you need some moisturization before applying the color. I am very happy with the texture because according to me, red lipsticks that are glossy or too creamy, look a bit garish and tacky on the lips (I call it jammy lips ;P)
I think this is softer in texture than MAC’s Russian Red; however, it does not settle into fine lines.
Okay, I can write pages and pages about how beautiful the shade is, it is the exact red that I was looking for – a warm toned deep blood red that looks amazingly s*xy on the lips. It is not a blue-based red unlike most red lipsticks that I have seen and owned in the past. I would say this shade would look very good on people with yellow undertones, and looks amazing on dusky skin.
Here are some lip swatches:
Pros of Kate Moss Lipstick Collection from Rimmel London – 01 Lipstick:
- Gorgeous deep red shade that simply lights up my face.
- Insanely pigmented.
- Awesome staying power, it doesn’t fade even after 6-7 hours with meals, doesn’t transfer easily. Even after it fades away, it leaves behind a nice rosy tiny that I love! It’s simply gorgeous!
- I love the fact that it smells like bubblegum – nothing overpowering but nice and subtle.
- Doesn’t settle into fine lines.
- Very easy to apply and for my lips I find that it has just the right amount of creaminess and I can apply it very easily.
- Gives a classy matte finish that looks gorgeous.
- No shimmer or shine.
Cons of Kate Moss Lipstick Collection from Rimmel London – 01 Lipstick:
- This color at times looks a little over the top because it is such a deep blood red. So, you need to choose the occasion and your clothes and overall makeup carefully to wear this.
Other than that – NOTHING AT ALL!
Need I say any more? I am planning to wear this a lot in winters.
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39 thoughts on “Kate Moss Lipstick Collection from Rimmel London – 01 Lipstick Review”
20/5? Hihi that’s cool! And your lip swatches are prettttyyy….muah!
Rimmel is not available in India…waaa….
I knowww Rashmita! I really like their lipsticks. Thanks!
Thats an awesome colour!! But somehow i never get the confidence ever to wear a red lipstick… 🙁
I think this kinda hot red looks very good in winters with all the drab winter clothes – just perks up the whole look.
LOve your lip swatches Aarbee……very cute and the red color looks perfect…..
Thanks a ton Jomol 🙂
nice color Aarbee!
It’s my perfect red Neha! Finally found it…yayyyy 🙂
looks lovely on you aarbeee!!!!simply lovely
thanks so much 🙂
you ahve such full and adorable lips aarbee. You rocked the color totally!!! :))
Full n adorable lips..Rati I soooo wish you were Brad Pitt ;P
But jokes apart, thanks a ton 🙂
my comment went into moderation, helpppp!
whooaa Deep blood red.. I have a Rimmel Counter nearby will surely check this color.. I loved it and your lips look so cute Aarbee
Thanks Dipti 🙂
Do check out the Rimmel Kate collection – lovely pinks, reds, and nudes and awesome quality!
the problem is I don’t think they stock all the products. I haven’t seen a lipstick there which has this kinda packaging… But still I will check again 🙂
So nice swatches! I luv Red lippies too!
I don’t wear a lot of bold colors, but just started venturing into the world of deep reds and fuchsias 🙂
Your swatches look awesome. I’m buying!
hey Christine as soon as you buy promise to post the review and swatches please? 🙂
matte finish with red color ..hot !!
It’s a super duper hot color Kalps 🙂