Guerlain Gisela Rouge G Lipstick Review, Photos, Swatches

Guerlain Gisela Rouge G Lipstick
Guerlain Gisela Rouge G Lipstick

Guerlain Gisela Rouge G Lipstick

Guerlain Gisela Rouge G Lipstick ($48.00 for 0.12 oz.) is a warm-toned rusty red with subtle ruby and gold micro-shimmer offset by very subtle orange-brown undertones. Guerlain Habit Rouge is less orange-toned, redder. CoverGirl Burn is darker, redder. Clarins Red Prodige is brighter. Chanel Excessive is brighter, more orange. Guerlain Geisha is similar but a bit more orange. Make Up For Ever #44 is less orange and has no shimmer.

New but also permanent, Gisela is reminiscent of those gold-shimmered reds you see pop up around the holidays, but there’s a little more orange in the red that it reads more autumnal. I think of the changing colors of leaves and fireplaces when I see this color.  The color coverage is opaque with little product, and the consistency is creamy without being heavy or slick.  I didn’t have any feathering or bleeding, and Gisela wore for six and a half hours.  The formula was hydrating and kept my lips feeling hydrated for a few hours post-wear, too.

Guerlain’s lipsticks have a perfume-y scent but no discernible taste and come packaged in a heavy metal case with a flip mirror. It’s elegant to look at, and initially, very luxe and lovely, but practically speaking, it’s almost too heavy, and they’re a pain to store–plus, it’s hard to read the tiny print on the back of the lipstick to see which shade is what. Oh, and they do hold fingerprints. They can take a beating, though. It’s one of my favorite lipstick formulas ever, but I’ve yet to master storage of them!

Guerlain Rouge G de Guerlain Lip Color Gisela
A+
Product
10
Pigmentation
10
Texture
10
Longevity
10
Application
5
Total
100%

See more photos & swatches!

Guerlain Gisela Rouge G Lipstick
Guerlain Gisela Rouge G Lipstick

Guerlain Gisela Rouge G Lipstick
Guerlain Gisela Rouge G Lipstick

Guerlain Gisela Rouge G Lipstick
Guerlain Gisela Rouge G Lipstick

Guerlain Gisela Rouge G Lipstick
Guerlain Gisela Rouge G Lipstick

Guerlain Gisela Rouge G Lipstick
Guerlain Gisela Rouge G Lipstick

Guerlain Gisela Rouge G Lipstick
Guerlain Gisela Rouge G Lipstick

Write a Review

Reader Reviews

4.7
5 Stars
42
4 Stars
20
3 Stars
3
2 Stars
1
1 Stars
0

Based on 3 Reviews, 63 Quick Reviews

Rate It:
The Good
  • Creamy (42)
  • Easy To Apply (39)
  • Moisturizing (31)
  • Long-wearing (31)
  • Smooth (23)
  • Blendable (15)
  • Great Value (11)
  • Travel-friendly (4)
The In-Between
  • Highly Pigmented (35)
  • Non-sticky (18)
  • Scented (9)
  • Buildable (8)
  • Sheer (3)
  • Flavored (1)
  • Thin (1)
  • Sticky (1)
The Bad
  • Hard To Apply (1)