Rimmel Colour Show Off Lipstick in Pink Gossip: Review

Wednesday, January 09, 2013

Rimmel Colour Show Off Lipsticks: £2.99 From Fragrance Direct

Every time I'm bored on my laptop you can guarantee that I'll end up on Fragrance Direct- when you need a bit of a makeup fix (as you do) but don't want to spend a fortune it's definitely the place to go. I usually head straight to the lipstick section, which is where I spotted this- being a magpie for all things pink and shiny, you can bet that I added this to my basket pretty sharpish! When it comes to Rimmel lipsticks I'm quite the fan, and so I'm surprised that I've never heard of these before.

I know some people will really hate the packaging of this, but I'll shamelessly admit that I love it. It's pink, metallic, girly and tacky; don't get me wrong I love a sleek Mac lipstick as much as the next person, but I'm more than happy to add more of these to my lipstick stash. The shade is the most beautiful bright coral pink with a semi-matte finish, absolutely perfect for spring and summer time. If you're a fan of the Kate Moss lipsticks you'll like these- the texture, finish and even the scent is really similar. Judging by the £1.99 price tag and the fact it's on Fragrance Direct means that this line has probably been discontinued (on the plus side though it means snagging them at a reduced price, yippee). I'm definitely going to be hunting down more of the shades, even if it means searching through the darkest and dustiest corners of eBay. Whether you love or hate the packaging the product itself is brilliant and well worth trying out. This colour especially is so pretty I can hardly contain myself, the entire product just one big pink explosion! I bought mine from here, you'll probably be able find some of the shades on most discounted cosmetics sites too.

Have you ever tried Rimmel Colour Show Off lipsticks?

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24 comments

  1. whoa.!!
    fab products.. loved the color

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  2. I love that lipstick colour! I'm not sure I could pull it off though... I haven't shopped yet on Fragrance Direct, I think I'll have to check it out!

    Zoe xx

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  3. Not sure if it's the exact same name, but I bought a bright pink bullet lipstick from Boots last year and it is really similar to the Kate Moss ones, if a little better in my opinion :) I love fragrance direct too! x

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  4. Love the colour of the lipstick!

    franleanne.blogspot.co.uk

    x

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  5. Pink gossip is sooo pretty!! :)

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  6. The Rimmel Stay Matte Concealer sounds like just what I need. I bought one from Almay that I have been using, only because I don't want to purchase another one but the Rimmel sounds great!

    Thanks for linking up this week for the Followers to Friends Blog Party!

    Sherry @ I AM PISCES
    Followers to Friends Blog

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  7. I like that lipstick color so pretty! Thank you for linking up see you next week:)

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  8. That pink lipstick is to die for!

    I am your newest follower. Found you on TOTB hop. :)

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  9. Thanks for stopping by the friends to followers blog hop! Would love for you to follow along :)

    Lauren
    www.millermemoires.com

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  10. I love Maybelline foundation - it always gives such a smooth finish!

    Now following :) Would be great to follow each other.

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    xx

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  11. Hi Stacey! Great reviews...following from the Almost Friday link-up. Have a great week! ;-)

    Michell @Prowess and Pearls
    http://www.prowessandpearls.blogspot.com

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  12. I haven't bought anything from Fragrance Direct as I was a bit weary, but will give it a look now.
    I love your blog and I'm now following you on GFC.

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  13. Fabulous post! I'm your newest follower from the Quite the Blog Blog Hop, and I'd love for you to stop by and follow back :) I'm looking forward to more updates!

    xo,
    Stephanie
    Diary of a Debutante
    www.stephanieziajka.blogspot.com

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  14. The lipstick looks even better on than in the tube, and that's rare, I think! Thanks for sharing.

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  15. Hi Stacey! Love the lipstick color :)

    Thanks for linking up with my NO RULES Weekend Blog Party!

    Paula
    lifeasweknowitbypaula.blogspot.com

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  16. Loving that lipstick shade , great haul x

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  17. Nice blog!

    Just follow you, hope you return the favor and we also will find on this way much more new blogs and follower :)

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  18. Hello dear, Your blog really awesome! Love it! <3
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  21. Awesome Haul!


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  22. Really love the look of this site, it's taken me a lot of restraint to not order from there so far.

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