The L’Oréal Color Riche La Vie En Rose Star Collection Review and Ratings: 7 iconic pinks of Moist Matte Range, 5 Extraordinaire Matte Lipcolors and 4 Nail Polishes.
For a new take on beauty, L’oreal introduces Color Riche Collection Star Exclusive Collection Called – La Vie En Rose , chosen by 12 iconic L’Oreal Paris ambassadors. The beauty world was mesmerized when L’Oréal launched their Star Red Collection and we are totally blown out by their newest launch of La Vie En Rose Star Collection. “La Vie En Rose” is a French expression which means “Life in pink”.
So let us explore the world of pink through the L’Oréal La Vie En Rose Star Collection ( Series 1 : Review and Ratings) ….
L’Oréal Moist Matte Color Riche Lipsticks REVIEW –
Packaging – the Moist Matte Lipsticks has some drop-dead gorgeous packaging. It has bold matte black body with a twist up function. Each lipstick has the signature of the fashion icon (enables you to recognize the shade) which is a sheer touch of fabulousness.
Texture – the texture is soft and moist, as the name suggest and blends like a dream. It doesn’t tug or pull at all, making it the ultimate creamy indulgence. It is creamy enough without any patchy or uneven application. it is also slightly hydrated, being enriched in Jojoba Oil.
Finish – the finish is like velvet matte – soft yet matte. This is the exact comfortable matte finish you have been looking for which delicate a silk touch effect. It feels light weight and classy on lips with every embracing quality.
Pigmentation – the L’Oréal La Vie En Rose Star Collection has very soft looking pinks which are bright but still slightly less pigmented as they are in bullets, except for a shade or two. It gives medium to buildable coverage with an ultra-smooth finish.
Staying Power – the colors, being moist matte, stays on the lips for 8 hours and fades off with a fresh tint of pink, almost like your natural lip color but only better.
SHADES IN DETAIL:
J Lo’s Pink – a plum berry pink with sheer gaze to it. It has micro shimmers are literally non-existent when translated to the lips. A great shade of pink with a berry touch, perfect for evenings.
Aishwariya’s Pink – a subtle version of muted pink with very fine elusive shimmer to it. It will suit the fair to medium skin tones and will look great with deep berry or plum outfits.
Eva’s Pink – this is kind of easy daytime pink that fares well on any skin tones. In fact the color has such a muted yet stylish appearance that it would look perfect even for office wear. It has a neutral undertone which looks extremely feminine.
Blake’s Pink – the color looks like a strong coral pink but when applied on the lips, it looks like softer version of the color. It will be a great go-to-pink for fair skin tones for daytime and can also be paired with an ultra-smoky eye look.
Doutzen’s Pink – a bright pink with fuchsia undertones. This is a kind of color that would alone snatch all the possible attention and you can simply pair it up with a winged liner for the look. It will look like a bomb of fair to medium skin tones.
Liya’s Pink – this is amaranth pink with a strong warm undertones. It is another versatile shade that would look classy, playful and neat in every skin tone. It is a highly recommended shade for the Indian beauties.
Naomi’s Pink – a crepe nude pink and slightly trickier to work with. It is best suitable for fair skin tones with heavy eye makeup. Not many warm skin tone will be able to pull this up so swatch before you buy it.
L’Oréal Extraordinaire Mat Lip Color REVIEW
Packaging – the L’Oréal Extraordinaire, also has the beautiful matte black casing with a champagne gold band to it, comes in a color coded packaging. It is further accompanied with a beautiful doe-footed, carefully curated and designed, applicator that precisely and evenly applies the color to the lips. The packaging also comprises of the signature of the brand ambassador of that particular color.
Texture – Texture is creamy and smooth with touch of magnificence whenever you slather on the lips. it is infused with micro fragments of mother-of-pearl combined with velvety pigments that feels so comfortable on the lips.
Finish – the finish is semi-matte which looks stunning. The semi-matte texture doesn’t accentuates on fine lines or cling on to dry patches, not to mention – extremely forgiving. With the passage of time it doesn’t hardens or feels dehydrated and you can wear this on any season.
Pigmentation – color pay off depends a lot on the shades. The softer color have sheer to buildable pigmentation while the deeper colors can happily conceal every pigmentation on the lips, giving a richer, passionate and fuller pout.
Staying Power – the colors has the staying power of around 7hours approximately and also varies according the color pay off. The lighter ones have lesser staying power naturally while the deep ones stays a bit longer.
SHADES IN DETAIL:
Fan Bingbing’s Peony – milky but slightly tea rose pink that translates onto the lips like a warm pink gloss. This is a great shade for lighter skin tones and would complement the soft romantic makeup for daytime.
Sonam’s Azalea – slightly deep coral pink that looks ultra-glamorous in a delicate way. It is a great color that would happily suit all kinds of complexions and is very easy to pull off. It is another highly recommended shade for Indian skin tones.
Katrina’s Orchid – another bright pink for your collection. It is a Persian rose color with a touch of softness to it once you apply it on the lips. It will flatter the fair to medium skin tones mostly and a lavish shade for a date night or special occasion.
Gong Li’s Lilac – a nude peach-pink which will fare well with the fair to wheatish complexions a lot. It is sort of an MLBB color and appear au natural to the lips. A highly recommended soft pink for daytime.
Julianne’s Magnolia – a deep plum-pink kind of color and the darkest of the whole La Vie En Rose Star Collection. It is such a beautiful color with a sheen that it would look ravishing on every complexions.
L’Oréal Les Vernis Nail Polish REVIEW
Packaging – the nail lacquer comes in a rectangular thick glass bottle along with the beautiful champagne gold screw cap that gives classy look to it. It also has the brand ambassador’s signature that really makes the whole packaging stand out. The applicator well designed and great for application too.
Texture & Finish – the nail lacquers have rich creamy texture which is neither thick nor runny. It has no shimmers and has the smoothest and beautiful texture. It doesn’t streak or cause bubbles due to the striking texture. It dries off really fast and has the semi-gel glossy touch to it.
Pigmentation – the lighter shades requires 3 coats while for the deeper ones, 2 coats will give a complete opaque look to it.
Staying Power – the nail lacquers stays intact on the nails for around 3-4days and you can also top with some fancy top coats or a simple layer of gel lacquer to add an extra coat of luster.
SHADES IN DETAIL:
Aishwarya’s Pink – a hot and sweet fuchsia pink with no shimmer. A typical girly shade with the right amount of mischief and gracefulness.
Sonam’s Pink – a dusty rose pink and a great color to compliment Indian skin tones. It is muted shade and suitable for office wear or formal occasions.
Katrina’s Pink – a proper pink with slight blue undertones to it. It look great for anytime especially when paired when with an LBD or floral dress.
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Final Verdict by Editor Shreya: “The easy-glide formula makes these lipcolors a one-stroke wonder. You’ll fall in love with the silky, soft texture that’s perfect for those precious lips. Its color intensity and extreme depth creates a look with unparalleled impact. The long-wearing moisturizing formula makes you an instant fan of this new collection by L’oreal. “
L’Oréal’s tag states “You’re worth it” and we couldn’t agree more to the beauty of pink they have delivered to us. The carefully designed and stunning shades of pink is truly to cherish the glorious élan of every women.
Ratings : 9.5/10