Guerlain Blush Beige & Brick Pink Rouge G Velvet Lipsticks Critiques & Samples

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Blush Beige (530)

Guerlain Blush Beige (530) Rouge G Luxurious velvet lipstick ($ 34.00 for 0.12 oz.) Is a deep pink with moderate, warm undertones and a matte finish. It had an opaque color coverage in a single layer that applied smoothly and comfortably over my lips without tugging.

The texture was light, velvety and slightly creamy without being “wet” or slippery. It smoothed out my lip lines, but it didn’t noticeably set itself in my lip lines. It lasted well for five hours (out of 16 hours marketed!) And felt slightly moisturizing over time.

CONTINUE READING: Formula overview for details on general performance and properties (such as fragrance).

  • MAC Cordon Bleu (LE, $ 20.00) is lighter, cooler (90% similar).
  • Pat McGrath Pink Desire (P, $ 30.00) is lighter, less shiny (90% similar).
  • Laura Mercier L’Orange (P, $ 32.00) is lighter (90% similar).
  • NARS Sandrine (LE, $ 34.00) is less shimmery, warmer (90% similar).
  • MAC A Little Tamed (P, $ 24.00) is lighter, cooler, shinier (90% similar).
  • Tom Ford Beauty The Perfect Kiss (P, $ 55.00) is lighter and warmer (85% similar).

Formula overview

$ 34.00 / 0.12 oz. – $ 283.33 an ounce

The new finish is described as “velvet matt” with “exceptional softness, depth of color” and is “long-lasting” with “16-hours comfort and wear”. The color coverage should be “highly pigmented” and “slide easily”.

Most of the shades available were highly pigmented as marketed with an even, smooth coverage that didn’t tend to emphasize lip texture, lines, or imperfections. The texture was smooth, moderately dense, but not thick, so it felt light to the touch (but not clingy). Most shades – at the time of review – are more like medium or deep, but the lightest shades I tested tended to stick to my lip lines over time.

The big “downside” is that they don’t wear nearly 16 hours; that would be a big question for any lipstick formula, let alone a traditional spherical formula like this one. They have a longer-than-average shelf life, with many shades reaching a fixed six-hour lifespan with slight stains left behind. The formula was comfortable to wear and slightly moisturizing overall.

They have a floral scent that was noticeable on the lips and I had a slight floral scent when I ate / drank.

Please note that Rouge Gs are now refillable so the price reflects the cost of the lipstick itself, but not the lipstick holder (which is $ 37.50 and comes in a variety of designs). Personally, I keep mine with the refill cap, which is great for home storage but not ideal for someone who carries it in their pocket or who travels frequently.

Browse all of our Guerlain Rouge G Luxurious Velvet Lipstick Swatches.

ingredients

# 15680 INGREDIENTS: HYDROGENATED POLYDECENE • DIMETHICONE • POLYETHYLENE • DIMETHICONE CROSSPOLYMER • SILICA • CANDELILLA CERA (EUPHORBIA CERIFERA (CANDELILLA) WAX) • MAN CELLULOSE • PARMITATE • PARMITATE • PALM. PA • PENTAERYTHRITYL TETRA-DI-T-BUTYL HYDROXYHYDROCINNAMATE • ALUMINUM HYDROXIDE • TRIHYDROXYSTEARIN • SODIUM HYALURONATE • GLUCOMANNAN • TOCOPHEROL • [+/- CI 45410 (RED 28 LAKE) • CI 77891 (TITANIUM DIOXIDE) • CI 15985 (YELLOW 6 LAKE) • CI 15850 (RED 7, RED 7 LAKE) • CI 42090 (BLUE 1 LAKE)]

Disclaimer: The ingredient lists are available from the brand (or retailer) at the time of publication. Please always check the product packaging, if any, the valid ingredients list for the product you purchased or the brand or retailer website for the most up-to-date list of ingredients.

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Brick Red (555)

Guerlain Brick Red (555) Rouge G Luxurious velvet lipstick ($ 34.00 for 0.12 oz.) Is a deep orange red with moderate, warm undertones and a matte finish. The consistency was light, smooth, and velvety to the touch, which helped it be applied evenly and kept it from emphasizing my lip texture. It had opaque pigmentation in a single layer that stayed beautiful for six hours (out of 16 hours marketed!) And felt slightly moisturizing over time.

CONTINUE READING: Formula overview for details on general performance and properties (such as fragrance).

  • YSL 1966 Rouge Libre (P, $ 39.00) is cooler (95% similar).
  • ColourPop Daily Dose (P, $ 8.00) is lighter, warmer, and shinier (90% similar).
  • YSL Orange Surge (305) (P, $ 39.00) is lighter and warmer (90% similar).
  • Chanel Rouge Feu (57) (LE, $ 40.00) is lighter, warmer (80% similar).
  • MAC Shameless Vain (P, $ 19.00) is lighter, warmer, and shinier (80% similar).
  • Pat McGrath Obsessed (LE, $ 38.00) is lighter, warmer, and shinier (80% similar).
  • Sephora First Class (25) (P, $ 8.00) is lighter, warmer, and shinier (80% similar).
  • Bobbi Brown Sunset (P, $ 29.00) is lighter, warmer, and shinier (80% similar).
  • YSL Orange Fatal (154) (LE, $ 38.00) is lighter, warmer, and shinier (80% similar).

Formula overview

$ 34.00 / 0.12 oz. – $ 283.33 an ounce

The new finish is described as “velvet matt” with “exceptional softness, depth of color” and is “long-lasting” with “16-hours comfort and wear”. The color coverage should be “highly pigmented” and “slide easily”.

Most of the shades available were highly pigmented as marketed with an even, smooth coverage that didn’t tend to emphasize lip texture, lines, or imperfections. The texture was smooth, moderately dense, but not thick, so it felt light to the touch (but not clingy). Most shades – at the time of review – are more like medium or deep, but the lightest shades I tested tended to stick to my lip lines over time.

The big “downside” is that they don’t wear nearly 16 hours; that would be a big question for any lipstick formula, let alone a traditional spherical formula like this one. They have a longer-than-average shelf life, with many shades reaching a fixed six-hour lifespan with slight stains left behind. The formula was comfortable to wear and slightly moisturizing overall.

They have a floral scent that was noticeable on the lips and I had a slight floral scent when I ate / drank.

Please note that Rouge Gs are now refillable so the price reflects the cost of the lipstick itself, but not the lipstick holder (which is $ 37.50 and comes in a variety of designs). Personally, I keep mine with the refill cap, which is great for home storage but not ideal for someone who carries it in their pocket or who travels frequently.

Browse all of our Guerlain Rouge G Luxurious Velvet Lipstick Swatches.

ingredients

# 15680 INGREDIENTS: HYDROGENATED POLYDECENE • DIMETHICONE • POLYETHYLENE • DIMETHICONE CROSSPOLYMER • SILICA • CANDELILLA CERA (EUPHORBIA CERIFERA (CANDELILLA) WAX) • MAN CELLULOSE • PARMITATE • PARMITATE • PALM. PA • PENTAERYTHRITYL TETRA-DI-T-BUTYL HYDROXYHYDROCINNAMATE • ALUMINUM HYDROXIDE • TRIHYDROXYSTEARIN • SODIUM HYALURONATE • GLUCOMANNAN • TOCOPHEROL • [+/- CI 45410 (RED 28 LAKE) • CI 77891 (TITANIUM DIOXIDE) • CI 15985 (YELLOW 6 LAKE) • CI 15850 (RED 7, RED 7 LAKE) • CI 42090 (BLUE 1 LAKE)]

Disclaimer: The ingredient lists are available from the brand (or retailer) at the time of publication. Please always check the product packaging, if any, the valid ingredients list for the product you purchased or the brand or retailer website for the most up-to-date list of ingredients.

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