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on 1/11/2017 5:26:00 PM
More reviews by mama_jama
Skin: Combination, Fair, Not Sure
Hair: Blond, Other, Other
Really the perfect classic red creme. Opaque in one coat, easy to apply, lasts for days with no chips (especially with the Essie gel topcoat). And I only paid $2.50 for it in a post-Christmas sale at Walgreens (it was a full size polish in a Christmas ornament). Can't beat it. I'll be wearing it through Valentine's Day for a vintage look.
1 of 1 people found this helpful.
on 7/5/2016 9:35:00 PM
More reviews by Ravenn
Skin: Sensitive, Olive, Warm
Hair: Brunette, Straight, Medium
This is the classic "90s supermodel red" and looks good on any skintone and about one of the only few bolder colors that is work appropriate. Goes on opaque with one coat. I'm knocking off a lippie for the brush though. It's very thin, which makes it difficult to spread the nail polish on evenly. Also a 4 lippie rating is appropriate because this color isn't exactly the most unique or difficult to find.
2 of 2 people found this helpful.
on 7/9/2015 5:33:00 PM
More reviews by PeopleWillStare
Skin: Normal, Fair, Cool
I owned Maybelline's Paint The Town, a very pretty blue-based red, but found the polish a bit difficult to work with. I loved Revlon's Red Hot Tamale, a orange-based red, but then it was unfortunately discontinued. (Side note: I've heard that Revlon's 'Fearless' is identical to Red Hot Tamale, but have yet to test this).Anyway, I was going through a vintage phase when I bought this polish, because the dark red shade seemed so classic in the bottle and I hoped to mimic a 40's manicure. I love this polish! It's the perfect red-- not too blue or orange, just true red-- and it looks very chic.I would definitely buy this polish again, and would recommend it to anyone who loves vintage-style reds.
3 of 3 people found this helpful.
on 6/30/2015 8:15:00 AM
More reviews by ViolentViolett
Skin: Combination, Medium, Not Sure
Hair: Black, Other, Other
I don't know if I'm just unlucky when it comes to buying batches of polish from this particular brand, or if it just really does suck. I keep having air bubble issues, most recently with this color. I spent about an hour perfecting my nails, adding a bit of a top coat, and then waiting forever for them to dry. Everything looked great, until the polish was completely dry---I immediately noticed the air bubbles all over the tops of each of my nails and started cursing. All that effort, wasted! And no, I didn't shake the bottle prior to painting my nails. I always gently roll it between my palms to prevent this problem. Now, if this was the first time this had happened to me, maybe I'd be willing to give it another go. But I've tried multiple bottles of this polish over the years with the same effect. So I'm done buying this stuff, however...I may give the Gel Envy a shot, since a lot of people seem enamored with it.
on 6/4/2015 2:32:00 PM
More reviews by methamakeup
Skin: Other, Other, Not Sure
Hair: Other, Other, Other
Revlon's Revlon Red 680 was first released in 1988. Although it can pass as something older because the color is just classic. If you want a better quality identical dupe for Revlon Red 680, OPI's Big Apple Red is pretty much the same, except the latter is probably tiny bit more warm.
on 7/31/2014 7:42:00 PM
More reviews by pcjo
Age: 56 & Over
Skin: Dry, Fair-Medium, Not Sure
My most favorite red nail polish.....have been using it for years.
on 7/31/2014 7:27:00 PM
More reviews by Jen283
Skin: Dry, Fair, Warm
Hair: Brunette, Wavy, Fine
I'm not really into nail polish much; I don't really make a concentrated effort to buy it. I received this polish in a gift. Revlon red is super pigmented, one coat is all you need. It is just very easy to work with and make flawless. The color is beautiful, very classy, especially on tanned skin. It's not so dark that it's a "statement color," and I think very fair people could also use this on their nails. Overall an amazing polish especially for the price.
on 7/9/2014 4:55:00 PM
More reviews by WalterCronkite
Skin: Sensitive, Fair, Cool
I love. love. love. this polish. It is the perfect red. I used two coats, but you certainly could use one and get away with it. The only downside was that it stained a little bit on me, even with a coat of treatment and an additional base coat.However, I will deal with the staining for the color and formula-- and the memories. I am pretty sure this is the same color my grandmother used for probably her entire life. She always had a red pedi! I don't have problems with chipping, which is usual for Revlon and me. I get a few days out it--what I want and expect. If you are looking for a red that feels everyday, comfortable and classic, this is it. I will rebuy for the rest of my life.
4 of 4 people found this helpful.
on 2/21/2014 5:06:00 PM
More reviews by Milona316
Skin: Combination, Fair, Neutral
Hair: Brunette, Curly, Coarse
beautiful classic neutral red. creamy opaque formula is so easy to work with. I will keep this in my collection as long as Revlon makes it. it makes me feel retro and classy I really enjoy this polish.
on 4/10/2013 6:53:00 PM
More reviews by andreaaraiza
Age: 18 & Under
Skin: Dry, Fair, Not Sure
Hair: Brunette, Other, Other
Itīs the best red nail polish iīve ever used, the color is great and it looks good for a long time.
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