Dior Technicolor Red (873) Addict Lipcolor Review, Photos, Swatches

Dior Technicolor Red Lipstick
Dior Technicolor Red Dior Addict Lipcolor

Dior Holiday 2010: Technicolor Red

Dior Technicolor Red (873) Lipcolor ($26.00 for 0.12 oz.) is a raspberry pink-red with soft fuchsia and ruby micro-shimmer. It’s nearly opaque on lips, and it’s a beautiful take on a more classic holiday red. If you tend to gravitate towards fuchsias over reds, Technicolor Red offers a happy medium of the two. The texture is delightfully creamy, applying evenly with little pressure and pigmented enough not to need a lot of layering. I was able to wear this shade for a solid five hours, and the Dior Addict Lipcolor formula is creamy and moisturizing. It is heavily rose-scented, so those with sensitivities to scent may want to try it before they buy it.

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  • Product: 28/30
  • Value: 8/10
  • Ease of Use: 4/5
  • Packaging: 4/5

RECOMMENDATION: The pink in this makes it an excellent shade for cooler skin tones. The subtle coolness of the pink-red combo still makes it a shade that can work on warmer skin tones, too.

AVAILABILITY: Sephora

Dior Technicolor Red Lipstick
Dior Technicolor Red Dior Addict Lipcolor

Dior Technicolor Red Lipstick
Dior Technicolor Red Dior Addict Lipcolor

Dior Technicolor Red Lipstick
Dior Technicolor Red Dior Addict Lipcolor

Dior Technicolor Red Lipstick
Dior Technicolor Red Dior Addict Lipcolor

Dior Technicolor Red Lipstick
Dior Technicolor Red Dior Addict Lipcolor

Dior Technicolor Red Lipstick
Dior Technicolor Red Dior Addict Lipcolor

Dior Technicolor Red Lipstick
Dior Technicolor Red Dior Addict Lipcolor

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About the Reviewer

Reviewer

Christine has normal-to-dry skin with areas of dryness (cheeks, nose, and under the eyes). She has a light-medium skintone with subtle, warmer yellow undertones. Her best foundation matches include: Tarte Rainforest of the Sea in Light-Medium Neutral (best match), Estee Lauder Double Wear Stay-in-Place Makeup in Desert Beige 2N1, Giorgio Armani Maestro Glow in 4.0, Hourglass Warm Ivory Vanish Seamless Finish, Laura Mercier Candleglow Soft Luminous in Dusk, MAC NC20/NC25, Make Up For Ever Ultra HD Liquid in Y305 (140). For more matches, please read our full Foundation FAQ. For more information on our review process, please read our Review FAQ.

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This color looks gorgeous on you! I have to try it on in-store now haha. I like that it’s not a full-on red, somehow I own lots of red lippies but I don’t wear them them much!

It’s beautifull! i’m gonna get it, it’s so rasberry red!
I have really light ivory skin and i that red lipstick is most of the time to much for me.
Would this be good because of the pink in it.

Oh, how i love Dior Addict lipstick. I was madly in love with them, until they discontinued my favourite shade :'(

This color reminds me alot of MAC’s Going Dutch from Euristocrats

I bought this online(without having seen it in person) several weeks ago and promptly returned it. I practically screamed, “This is not red. This is fuschia!” when I opened the tube. Thank goodness for good return policies!

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