Revlon

Revlon, Inc. is an American multinational cosmetics, skin care, fragrance, and personal care company founded in 1932 and based in New York City. Revlon was founded in the midst of the Great Depression, 1932, by Charles Revson and his brother Joseph along with a chemist, Charles Lachman, who contributed the "L" in the Revlon name.
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3.7

2,400 products

68,311 reviews

66% would repurchase

Recent Revlon Reviews

Lipstick -Revlon - Ultra HD Matte Lip Color

on 10/15/2017 10:27:00 PM

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Left me with an allergic reaction reaction

Slight flavouring and parfum
Grainy and not even in application

Would not reaconmebt at all



Polishes -Revlon - Holochrome Nail Enamel Collection (All)

on 10/15/2017 3:48:00 AM

I got excited and bought all eight of these from Ulta's website. So far, I haven't seen these polishes in stores or even heard that much about them online. I assume that they are LE but maybe it'll turn out that they're not, who knows? These shades are different from your run-of-the-mill Revlon polishes. This collection has metallic, duochrome, and "holographic" (I'll explain the quotation marks later) finishes. That's a slight departure from what you usually find at the drugstore. But the Holochrome Collection was, for me, a letdown overall.

Formula-wise, all eight polishes were fairly decent. Opaque in two coats, I can say that about all of them. But the gold metallic (Gilded Goddess) and the silver metallic (Molten Magic) were extremely streaky and showed just about every brushstroke. The other metallic in the collection, Blushing, did not have the same problem. It actually ended up being my favorite in the whole collection and the only one that I would buy again. I'll break down what I thought of each one:

Amethyst Smoke: It's a purple/green duochrome and not an especially good one either. It looks a bit murky on the nail and isn't very color-shifty at all. You're better off with Essie's For The Twill Of It.

Fairy Dust: One of the four holo polishes in the collection, it's the minty sea-green one. Not much color intensity with this shade, it looks a little bit washed-out. And the holo is nowhere to be seen! You know, I honestly can't tell if these are supposed to be linear holos or scattered holos because I DON'T SEE ANY HOLO AT ALL. And that's the truth. Just some greyish-silvery sparkle throughout. You're better off with Color Club's Angel Kiss.

Galactic Pink: Everything I just said about Fairy Dust applies to this one too, except it's pink. Just get Color Club's Miss Bliss.

Hologasm: It's silver and it has the same problems as the previous two. Just get Color Club Harp On It. They have some nerve calling this "Hologasm", btw!

Unicornicopia: It's the lavender holo one without any holo in it. Better options are Color Club's Date With Destiny or Cloud Nine.

Gilded Goddess: This is a gold chrome metallic. As I mentioned before, it doesn't have the best formula. And there are a million of these out there anyway. I recommend Essie's Good As Gold over this.

Molten Magic: This is the silver chrome metallic with the streaky, problematic formula. And there are a million of these out there as well. I recommend Essie's No Place Like Chrome if you're looking for a good one.

Blushing: Wow, the only one I actually liked and it looked like it was the most boring one at first glance. This is a warm-toned pink with a metallic, almost-but-not-quite frosty finish. No visible brushstrokes either. It's basically what I had hoped Essie's Pink Diamond would be.

But seven out of the eight were losers for me, so I marked my review "no" I wouldn't buy this again.

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Lipstick -Revlon - Colorstay LipColor

on 10/15/2017 12:22:00 AM

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Really great product! Stayed on for hours and would definitely buy again!


Lipstick -Revlon - Ultra HD Gel Lipcolor

on 10/14/2017 8:38:00 PM

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I purchased this in Coral, which is a light orange toned coral, bright but not neon. I was very impressed by the payoff; my lips are quite pigmented, yet the color was almost opaque in two coats. I also liked that it was comfortable to wear and not drying. It really did feel like a cool gel on my lips, yet didn't smear or bleed excessively. I liked the precision of the slanted product bullet. On the other hand, I didn't like the medicinal fake tropical fruit scent, or the tube that persistently fell down on or rolled off of my vanity. The good outweighs the bad; while Coral didn't work with my skintone, I can see myself trying out another shade or two.

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Lipstick -Revlon - Ultra HD Gel Lip Color

on 10/14/2017 1:57:00 AM

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I got two of these because they were both so gorgeous. 755 Vineyard (plum) and 760 Adobe (red). They had a tester for every shade which is so rare now. I love the smell, the taste, and way it goes on, and it even lasts through eating better than some lipsticks. These are awesome, beautiful shades; they brighten the face without looking overdone. For once I was not disappointed when I tried them on at home. I'll be using these all the time now.

Update Oct 16/17. I went back and got this in 725 Sunset. It is the perfect rosy coral shade I was searching for in 2014. I only wish it didn't wear off so fast but I just reapply. There are many corals in the world of makeup but most are too orange, too pale, too bright. This one is ideal and it's my new everyday lipstick. I still love the Vineyard and Adobe of course. But this 725 Sunset made me remember why I craved the perfect coral shade. I found it. This is as good as lipsticks get.

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