Enchanting Lipstick in Carmine

Besame Cosmetics

Created with Sketch.

4.7

17 reviews

82%
would repurchase
4.5/5
package quality

price range

Reviews

Reviews


5.0
Created with Sketch.

3 years ago

I love any kind of orange, coral, or red lip color, and Carmine is a perfect go-to in that category. On my pale skin it is a bright orange-red, true to the name "Carmine." It has a satin finish and...

About reviewer (564 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinCombination, Fair, Warm

HairRed, Wavy, Fine

EyesBlue



5.0
Created with Sketch.

5 years ago

My HG lip color. On my golden complexion Carmine is wonderfully bright and I get tons of compliments when I wear this shade. It wears incredibly well, smells and tastes great and the packaging is...

About reviewer (125 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinCombination, Medium, Warm

HairBrown, Curly, Medium

EyesBrown


5.0
Created with Sketch.
from

5 years ago

I've avoided orange shades since seventh grade, when I made a profoundly uninformed purchase of a pot of frosted gloss in the most unfortunate shade of orange. But after seeing many, many...

About reviewer (18 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinNormal, Olive, Neutral

HairBrunette, Wavy, Medium

EyesBrown


4.0
Created with Sketch.

6 years ago

Orange lipstick wasn't tops on my list, but when I got a sampler of Besame lip colors and tried the Carmine I was really surprised how neutral this color was. Granted, my application is very light...

About reviewer (11 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium

HairRed

EyesGreen


4.0
Created with Sketch.

6 years ago

A highly pigmented creamy lipstick that has incredible staying power. It is bright orangey-coral on me, not red at all. This is my first Besame lipstick, and if they are all this great, it...

About reviewer (26 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinSensitive, Fair, Cool

HairBlond, Straight, Fine

EyesBlue


5.0
Created with Sketch.

8 years ago

This has pretty packaging and delivered a true pop of color to my lips. I think it is something well worth buying again and I love the vintage style of it. It is really well pigmented too which was...

About reviewer (21 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinCombination, Olive

HairBrunette

EyesGreen


4.0
Created with Sketch.
from

8 years ago

I am taking off one lippie b/c I don't like this color. It is a bright orange, not my style. Otherwise, this is a heavily pigmented l/s, just like I like them. The color stays true and lasts on...

About reviewer (167 reviews)

Age56 & Over

SkinNormal, Fair-Medium, Cool

HairGrey, Other, Other

EyesBrown


5.0
Created with Sketch.
from

8 years ago

I love this lipstick on my fair skin! Add a beautiful punch of color! Packaging is BEAUTIFUL! Gold casing, very vintage. The lipstick had wonderful staying power, and is really moisturizing!

About reviewer (11 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinSensitive, Fair, Not Sure

HairRed, Other, Other

EyesGreen


5.0
Created with Sketch.

12 years ago

Time warp lipstick! Carmine is THE 40's lipcolor. Beautiful bright red-orange color that looks amazing with my fair-medium skin. I feel like Kathryn Hepburn in this lipstick. Super creamy and...

About reviewer (19 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinDry

HairOther

EyesBlue


4.0
Created with Sketch.

12 years ago

I love this unique coral-red. I really love love bold bright reds, and I think this is the brightest boldest one I own. If you're looking for something glamorous and wild, this is it. The packaging...

About reviewer (30 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinOily, Fair

HairRed

EyesBlue



5.0
Created with Sketch.

3 years ago

I love any kind of orange, coral, or red lip color, and Carmine is a perfect go-to in that category. On my pale skin it is a bright orange-red, true to the name "Carmine." It has a satin finish and...

About reviewer (564 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinCombination, Fair, Warm

HairRed, Wavy, Fine

EyesBlue



5.0
Created with Sketch.

5 years ago

My HG lip color. On my golden complexion Carmine is wonderfully bright and I get tons of compliments when I wear this shade. It wears incredibly well, smells and tastes great and the packaging is...

About reviewer (125 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinCombination, Medium, Warm

HairBrown, Curly, Medium

EyesBrown


5.0
Created with Sketch.
from

5 years ago

I've avoided orange shades since seventh grade, when I made a profoundly uninformed purchase of a pot of frosted gloss in the most unfortunate shade of orange. But after seeing many, many...

About reviewer (18 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinNormal, Olive, Neutral

HairBrunette, Wavy, Medium

EyesBrown


4.0
Created with Sketch.

6 years ago

Orange lipstick wasn't tops on my list, but when I got a sampler of Besame lip colors and tried the Carmine I was really surprised how neutral this color was. Granted, my application is very light...

About reviewer (11 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium

HairRed

EyesGreen


4.0
Created with Sketch.

6 years ago

A highly pigmented creamy lipstick that has incredible staying power. It is bright orangey-coral on me, not red at all. This is my first Besame lipstick, and if they are all this great, it...

About reviewer (26 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinSensitive, Fair, Cool

HairBlond, Straight, Fine

EyesBlue




The Best of MakeupAlley

Follow us