NARS Boys Don’t Cry High Voltage Blush

NARS Boys Don’t Cry High Voltage Blush ($41.00 for 0.45 oz.) is described as a “pink grapefruit.” It’s a bold, coral-red with a matte finish. Guerlain Peach Boy is slightly less red/pink. NARS Exhibit A is redder. Illamasqua Dixie is lighter, pinker, and a cream product.

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NARS Boys Don't Cry High Voltage Blush
NARS High Voltage Blush Boys Don't Cry
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Product
10
Pigmentation
10
Texture
10
Longevity
9
Application
5
Total
98%

NARS Rotonde High Voltage Blush

NARS Rotonde High Voltage Blush ($41.00 for 0.45 oz.) is described as a “tiger lily.” It’s a bold, vibrant, medium-dark orange with a matte finish. It’s not NARS Taj Mahal, which is brighter, more golden, and shimmery. Buxom Euphoria is brighter. Illamasqua Expose is more subdued, darker. Make Up For Ever #12 is slightly shimmery and a cream product. NARS Gina is much lighter, softer, and has a satiny sheen.

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NARS Rotonde High Voltage Blush
NARS High Voltage Blush Rotonde
A
Product
10
Pigmentation
10
Texture
10
Longevity
9
Application
5
Total
98%

Guerlain Moyen Brunettes (05) Terracotta Four Seasons Bronzer

Guerlain Moyen Brunettes (05) Terracotta Four Seasons Bronzer ($75.00 for 0.35 oz.) is medium-dark tan brown with warm undertones and a mate finish. It is the second darkest shade of the Terracotta range (Ebony #08 is the darkest). Burberry Summer Glow is lighter, more yellow. Urban Decay Toasted is darker, redder-toned. MAC Tan Tint is similar but a cream product.

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Guerlain Moyen Brunettes (05) Terracotta Four Seasons Bronzer
Guerlain Terracotta Four Seasons Bronzer Moyen Brunettes (05)
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Product
9.5
Pigmentation
10
Texture
10
Longevity
9
Application
4.5
Total
96%

Color Club Beyond Nail Lacquer

Color Club Beyond Nail Lacquer ($10.00 for 0.50 fl. oz.) is a deep, warm, smoky gray-black with holographic shimmer. The closest shade I could think of was Rescue Beauty Lounge Anne, which is slightly greener and not-so-holographic.

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Color Club Beyond Nail Lacquer
Color Club Nail Lacquer Beyond
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Product
10
Pigmentation
10
Texture
10
Longevity
9
Application
5
Total
98%

Chanel Daydream (174) Glossimer

Chanel Daydream Glossimer ($29.50 for 0.19 fl. oz.) is described as an “intense metallic fuchsia.” It’s a fuchsia-red with fuchsia and silver sparkle. Guerlain Cherry Swing is lighter and has gold shimmer, but they are similar applied. MAC Totally Fab is redder. Lancome Sienne Ultime is slightly redder and less shimmery/glossy.

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Chanel Daydream Glossimer
Chanel Levres Scintillantes Glossimer Daydream
A
Product
9.5
Pigmentation
10
Texture
10
Longevity
9
Application
5
Total
97%

Chanel Taboo Le Vernis Nail Colour

Chanel Taboo Le Vernis ($30.00 for 0.40 fl. oz.) is described as a “violine with red iridescence.” They should call it “Galaxy in a Bottle.” It’s a rich, deepened red-toned purple with iridescent shimmer that reflects red, violet, pink, and coppery-red. Dior Shadow is a warmer (more eggplant-like) purple with coppery-red shimmer. Cult Nails Spontaneous is a lighter, plummy purple with flecks of purple sparkle. Estee lauder Extravagant Night is warmer with much larger sparkle–and it’s a mix of plum and gold. Zoya Valerie is redder, warmer, and has larger shimmer.

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Chanel Taboo Le Vernis
Chanel Le Vernis Nail Colour Taboo
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Product
10
Pigmentation
10
Texture
10
Longevity
9
Application
5
Total
98%