Thursday, December 10th, 2009

Guerlain Gentiane Rouge G Lipstick

Lip Luxury: Guerlain Gentiane Rouge G Lipstick

Guerlain Gentiane Rouge G de Guerlain Lipstick ($45.00) is a smooth, lightly shimmered rose. This is exactly what I picture when I think of a rose lipstick. It’s pigmented, goes on opaque in just one layer, and it feels amazing (as all Rouge Gs do). It’s soft color that looks feminine and very wearable for a variety of skin tones.

This is definitely one of my favorite shades from the Rouge G line that I’ve tried, because it’s a color that works on so many levels. You can wear it alone, for the everyday, with a smoky eye, or with a neutral eye. It’s versatile, and I can appreciate a lip color that I can work into my look wardrobe with no fuss.

Of course, the price is steep, so this isn’t a product for everyone!

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  • Product: 28/30
  • Value: 7/10
  • Ease of Use: 4/5
  • Packaging: 4/5

Recommendation: If you’re on the hunt for a rosy pink, Gentiane might be it!

Availability: Nordstrom, Sephora

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15 thoughts on “Guerlain Gentiane Rouge G Lipstick Reviews, Photos, Swatches

  1. Melinda

    Hi Wow Yes I Must Agree This Color is Amazing it looks gorgeous I think it would be great with Any Look oxox Melinda @~~>~~

  2. Faiza

    If I could only buy one lipstick from Guerlain, I would buy all of them. Lol, but IF I reallllly had to choose I would pick this one.

  3. Frances

    Never mind Gentiane, what’s that red colour right beside it?

  4. Torie

    :( so sad I want this but I’ve had a hard enough time convincing myself to buy a $24 lipstick. LOL

  5. Amy

    Christine that looks absolutely incredible on you. Looks like a winner to me–unique color, moisturizing. I respect your right to give it B+ of course, but to me it looks l like an “A”!

    • Thanks, Amy! Well, the shade itself is a total A for sure, even the product 😉 The value of it just brings it slightly out of the A minus range 😛

  6. Ruth

    Love it, that will be next on my list to buy.

  7. BeckBeck

    Sheeeesh. Stop posting these, you’re making me want them haha. 😉

  8. This is my favorite lipstick color so far! I wish it wasn’t so expensive.

  9. Chrissy

    This is an amazing colour, I love it on you! If I had the funds to splurge, it would be on this item. I do have a $20 credit at Sephora expiring on Monday though…this may just be what I’ll use it on.

  10. Kate M.

    oooooh this is sooooooooooo pretty!!! i’m looking for a flirty rose shade and this is gorgeous! maybe it’ll be a splurge for me. =D

    Thanks christine!

  11. jollie

    The color looks a lot like too faced “marcia marcia marcia” lipstick.