Giorgio Armani #200 Night Berry Ecstasy Lacquer

Giorgio Armani #200 Night Berry Ecstasy Lacquer

Giorgio Armani #200 Night Berry Ecstasy Lacquer ($38.00 for 0.20 fl. oz.) is a muted, medium-dark red with warm undertones and very fine pearl. MAC Courting Chic (LE, $20.00) is lighter, more muted, cooler (85% similar). MAC Viva Glam I (LE, $15.00) is lighter, warmer (85% similar). Urban Decay Brickhouse (P, $22.00) is less shimmery, lighter, brighter (80% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

The Ecstasy Lacquer formula is supposed to have the shine of a gloss, color and hydration of a lipstick, and the long-wear of a stain, though they say “applied in a single layer for a subtle touch of color … or in a layered application for a bold, statement lip.” It has a floral scent, which is noticeable in the tube and for an hour or so of wear (particularly strong when it is drying down). There is a slight taste to me, as well. Initially, the formula is thin and more water-like, but after you’ve applied it, the consistency thickens, levels out, and “adheres” to your lips in a very comfortable wear. The consistency is mostly non-sticky and gradually gets a lightly tacky about half-way through wear. #200 Night Berry had semi-opaque coverage in a single layer, which applied fairly evenly overall, but it could have been more even. It was comfortable to wear over a six hour period and was lightly hydrating, but it still had some shine even at the six-hour mark.

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Giorgio Armani Ecstasy Lacquer #200 Night Berry

Make Up For Ever Black Friday/Cyber Monday Launches (2015)

Make Up For Ever Black Friday/Cyber Monday Launches (2015)
Make Up For Ever Black Friday/Cyber Monday Launches (2015)

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