Wet 'n' Wild Megalast Lipstick Stoplight Red

4.4

67 reviews

86% would repurchase

Package Quality: 2.9

Price: $$

Package Quality: 2.9

Price: $$

INGREDIENTS



Age: 30-35

Skin: Normal, Fair, Neutral

Hair: Red, Straight, Medium

Eyes: Green

Not a bad formula but this was bright pink on me. I tried 3 separate times but each time I didn't get anything close to the shade of the bullet. Weird.



on 8/31/2015 4:40:00 PM

Age: 44-55

Skin: Very Oily, Fair-Medium, Neutral

Hair: Brunette, Straight, Fine

Eyes: Grey

Beautiful red color; packaging was fine. However, I'm getting tired of companies using "long-lasting" and derivatives thereof to describe lipsticks that may be long lasting compared to ones that have the consistency of colored Vaseline (ie, moisturizing formulas and lipgloss), but otherwise come right off like any other lipstick. It seems like the only way to get a true long-lasting lipstick a la Colorstay or Superstay is to look for the text blaring "16-HOUR WEAR" or "24-HOUR WEAR" or whatever on the makeup display. Unfortunately, while the above-mentioned brands do work, the texture is not necessarily the best. One I've become fond of recently, however, is Kiko Double Touch.

1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.


Age: 25-29

Skin: Normal, Fair, Cool

Hair: Red, Straight, Medium

Eyes: Blue

Awesome colour and an awesome name for a color shade, it's matte and confortable, doesn't feel like I'm wearing lipstick, reasonable price. I also own the shades cinnamon spice brown-purple-y colour. They both go with anything I wear........!!!!!!!!!!!!

2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.


Age: 25-29

Skin: Combination, Fair-Medium, Not Sure

Hair: Brown, Other, Other

Eyes: Hazel

Holy Moly. PERFECT dupe for Mac Riri Woo but 1/5 the cost!

The colour is glamorous but can also be blotted for an everyday red, which I was looking for.

I normally prefer a higher end lipstick as I feel the quality is much better, but this red lipstick blows high end brands out of the water.

It goes on smooth, is comfortable to wear, you don't have to worry about it getting splotchy because it won't, and the wear time is unbeatable!

I would prefer the lipstick to be pointed rather than round as it would be easier to apply on my sharp cupids bow lip line, but a little lip liner can fill in the edge.

Just a fabulous lip. Will buy forever!

3 out of 3 people found this review helpful.


on 7/21/2015 10:41:00 PM

Age: 30-35

Skin: Oily, Medium, Warm

Hair: Brown, Straight, Medium

Eyes: Brown

This is a very good red! Personally I am not a big fan of bold colors but as a makeup artist, I have this in my kit. I think this red suits every skintone. It's a blue-based red but a vibrant true red. The texture is also perfect, not super matte but not shiny either and very pigmented. I've been planning to buy ruby woo from MAC but I found this one and I'm sticking to this(at least for now) and for its price, it's a very good steal! My niece keeps on stealing this from my kit and I'm not complaining coz she looks stunning every time she wears it. This red is the perfect red, makes every woman look instantly glam! I highly recommend this lipstick.

5 out of 5 people found this review helpful.


on 7/20/2015 9:53:00 AM

Age: 30-35

Skin: Combination, Fair, Warm

Hair: Blond, Straight, Fine

Eyes: Blue

One of the only Wet N' Wild Megalast lipsticks I will buy. (The other being Red Velvet). This is a blue based red lipstick that looks great on people with blonde hair and blue eyes and fair skin.

I would buy this again once I run out.

my only gripe about this product is when you try and take the cap off, you get a tiny amount of lipstick on the cap.


Age: 36-43

Skin: Normal, Fair, Cool

Hair: Brown, Wavy, Fine

Eyes: Blue

This is a fantastic lipstick. I have plenty of high end lipsticks in my arsenal, but I keep going back to this one again and again. It's highly pigmented and the texture is such that I don't end up with little "blobs" of uneven color (which sometimes happens even with my far pricier lipsticks). Premium quality at a dirt cheap price, to the point where I wonder why I even bother with $20+ lipsticks :/.

Yes, it transfers, but I have no lipsticks that don't do this at least somewhat. It does have plenty of staying power and even when wiped away, leaves a lovely stain behind. I have to exfoliate my lips to fully get rid of the color.

Color-wise, it's a true red, albeit a hair on the blue side. Just a hair though. I love it on its own, but I love it even more when layered over or under the Cherry Picking shade from the same line (despite it's name, Cherry Picking is more raspberry than cherry in color). The two shades blend together perfectly and when layered, create some of the loveliest, most luxe colors ever.

The packaging is garbage, but at $2 a pop, that's to be expected and I'm glad that the money appears to be going towards the actual product and not the package itself. This is considered to be a dupe for MAC's Ruby Woo, but I'm so happy with Stoplight Red that I haven't even thought about upgrading, except maybe to compare the two from firsthand experience. We'll see.

5 out of 5 people found this review helpful.


Age: 19-24

Skin: Oily, Fair, Not Sure

Hair: Brunette, Straight, Fine

Eyes: Blue

This lipstick is fabulous, yet I rarely wear it for some reason! It is very, very long-lasting and very pigmented, and doesn't dry out my lips like matte lipsticks usually do. I imagine that the reason I don't wear it very often is because of the packaging- it feels less than glamorous when you whip the shoddy plastic tube out of your bag to reapply! However, every time I do wear this I wonder why I own any of my other red lipsticks. Aside from the longevity and wonderful vibrant pink-red shade, you also get a tonne of product. The sheer amount in the tube combined with how little one needs to reapply this lipstick means it will probably outlive me, my grandchildren and Cher at this rate.

4 out of 4 people found this review helpful.


on 5/30/2015 12:23:00 PM

Age: 19-24

Skin: Sensitive, Dark, Not Sure

Hair: Black, Other, Other

Eyes: Grey

This is the Taylor Swift bright red I've been looking for. It's perfect for when you want that true red matte lippie & you don't want to spend 16 & 17 dollars for a tube of lipstick at MAC, Sephora, Ulta etc it's perfect

3 out of 3 people found this review helpful.


Age: 19-24

Skin: Combination, Olive, Cool

Hair: Brown, Straight, Medium

Eyes: Black

Unf. Where do I even begin with this amazing lipstick.

I'm the kinda girl that doesn't believe in "safe" red lipstick. When I wear red lips, I want it to stand out! I want to make a statement! Either go big or go home. There is no in between.

That being said, I have been hunting for a super bright, super pigmented true red lipstick, something retro and vintage that I can wear to Dapper Day at Disneyland and fit right in. When I came across the reviews for this lipstick, I thought, why not? And at the rumored $1 price tag, it's well worth the try.

Sadly, this isn't a lipstick that's carried in every store (Walmart, I'm glaring at you) and I had to drive to three different drugstores before finding it at my local CVS for $2.. which is still pretty cheap, and I am SO GLAD I bought it.

It's a stunning lipstick. Five stars doesn't even begin to cover it. It's literally everything I ever wanted in a lipstick. It's smooth upon application and a couple swipes is all it takes to achieve that bright, BRIGHT vintage true red pin-up look. Definitely Disneyland worthy! It makes my NC35 skin glow and look brighter, even without BB cream on! And as an added bonus, there's some teeth whitening going on, although it's very minimal and nothing as serious as my Milani Best Red.

The lasting power is incredible. It never fades. Ever. Just kidding, it sort of does, but after hours and hours of eating and drinking, and even then it fades to a bright pinky stain that looks pretty good and not faded at all. However, it does get on everything my lips touch and it doesn't ever stop staining, even after a couple hours. But it definitely doesn't feather.

But alas, nothing is perfect, this lipstick included. One problem is that the bullet doesn't have a pointed edge on one side, so without a lip brush or incredible lipstick application skills, it's difficult to apply on the upper lip or the corners of the mouth. But that's an easy fix.

My biggest gripe is the packaging. Oh the packaging. I guess for $2 and an awesome lipstick I shouldn't be complaining, but the people that designed it didn't make the lipstick tube long enough to cover the bullet, so it's easy to crush the side of the bullet as youre lifting the plastic cap. And speaking of the plastic cap, although it's nice to see the color of the lipstick even with the cap on, it's flimsy. Very flimsy. I don't dare put this lipstick in my purse for fear the cap would fall off and the color get everywhere.

But other than that, it's an incredible lipstick, especially for the price, and a definite rebuy!

1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.


Recommended for Medium Skin



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