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Flamenco dance need red lipstick

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Printed Date: September 28 2022 at 11:21pm

Topic: Flamenco dance need red lipstick
Posted By: juliap
Subject: Flamenco dance need red lipstick
Date Posted: May 02 2007 at 5:56pm
I need to find a red lipstick.  I am going to be dancing on Saturday.  every time I have tried red lipstick it alawys looks hot pink.  I think my skin tone is a cool.  Can someone recommend a good red lipstick that I can get from Walmart?

Posted By: Cherryblsmgrl
Date Posted: May 07 2007 at 4:18pm
I guess I'm too late on this. Sorry. What did you end up wearing?
If you're definitely a cool, try
  • Revlon Super Lustrous – Scarlet Velvet
  • L'Oréal Invincible – Crimson Extreme
  • Sorry I didn't read this sooner!

    Follow Your Bliss

    Posted By: juliap
    Date Posted: May 07 2007 at 11:13pm
    I tried a lipstick called Target red from Loreal they only have it at Target.  It looked hot pink and did not work.  Luckily the dance was cancelled but I will be dancing again soon and would like to find one that works.  Also I just want to find a red lipstick that works one me for some reason they always turn hot pink kind of fuschia in color.  I think maybe I need to try a browner red.  I will try the ones you mentioned also thanks.

    Posted By: nursie
    Date Posted: May 09 2007 at 6:05pm
    i looked through my own lipsticks, and for non-department store brands i had: Maybelline's 'Royal Red' is a cool-toned red that does not look is fire engine red
    i also have Rimmel in Borgese, its a brownish red, it may be too dark for your liking....i like rimmel lipsticks...anyway hope you find one!

    lotta talkin 'bout hair n other stuff:

    Posted By: juliap
    Date Posted: May 10 2007 at 8:38am
    Thanks Nursie I will give those a try.  I never understand why they turn fuschia on me I guess its my skin color.

    Posted By: luvsmatchbox20
    Date Posted: June 21 2007 at 8:40pm
    Instead of having pink lips mine are kinda darker and weird colored so I know how frustrating it can be when you put a color on and it *magically* changes the color of the lipstick.
    I've never tried it myself, but some people say that putting red lip liner on your whole lip, then lipstick and some gloss on works well. 
    For red lipstick, I've gotten some at wal-mart at the end of christmas (in those gift sets) by a brand called Color Workshop.  They work well, but I'm not sure if they sell it all year round.
    Also, whenever you are looking for a certain color, take a sample/swatch of something the same color and see if the colors match eachother in the store.  Just like buying house paint.
    Hope this helps.

    Posted By: Miffny
    Date Posted: March 14 2008 at 12:50am
    M.A.C Red is the best red I have come across my 2nd choice is Maybelline Royal red.


    Posted By: ShowStoppers
    Date Posted: March 21 2008 at 4:36pm
    ITA I love MAC red lipstick

    Posted By: ShowStoppers
    Date Posted: March 21 2008 at 4:36pm

    Posted By: Miffny
    Date Posted: March 22 2008 at 3:29am
    I love MAC reds more than any other lipsticks Ruby Woo is another gorgeous colour  & the biggest plus is it's not animal tested .


    Posted By: Sophia1
    Date Posted: September 17 2008 at 9:32pm
    Hi,,,the absolute cheapest ( costwise ) and reddist color lipstick I've ever had is from N.Y.C called  'Retro Red ' I've used it many times and got compliments. It's bright and lasts a long time. My friends have used it and it seems to go very well with various skin tones/ lip tones.
    If you're in the U.S go to WALMART, it's like $1.50.......pretty darn cheap for great lipstick.  I refuse to spend more then $ 5 on
    When it comes to lipstick, I find many brands are overpriced. You don't need the expensive department store brands. I agree with nursie-Rimmel is great for lipstick. I have the same opinoin about mascara, Great Lash is the greatest  :-)

    Posted By: offred
    Date Posted: September 28 2009 at 9:03am
    Lancome color fever 114 is just fabuluos. It's true red and stays for hours. Use it with a brush. You're gonna love it. :))

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