Giorgio Armani #404 Rouge d'Armani Lipstick Review, Photos, Swatches

Giorgio Armani #404 Rouge d'Armani Lipstick
Giorgio Armani #404 Rouge d’Armani Lipstick

Quick! Snatch Up This Limited Edition Holiday Red!

Giorgio Armani #404 Rouge d’Armani Lipstick ($30.00 for 0.14 oz.) is a bright pink-tinged ruby red with a subtle metallic sheen in its finish. It has lots of ruby micro-shimmer–it’s subtle but it’s there. The color applies nearly opaque, and it wears beautifully (at least six hours). This is a gorgeous holiday red!

my thoughts on the formula: The formula itself is moisturizing, long-wearing (six to eight hours), and comfortable to wear. Itโ€™s not clingy nor heavy, and thereโ€™s enough slip to give it that creamy look where the color nearly melts against your lips. Rouge dโ€™Armani Lipsticks are also scent- and taste-free (and no waxy scent, either!). It comes in a sleek, glossy black case with a magnetic enclosure to ensure your lipstick is closed at all times.

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  • Product: 29/30
  • Value: 8/10
  • Ease of Use: 4/5
  • Packaging: 5/5

final thoughts: Infinitely flattering on both cooler and warmer skin tones, pigmented and rich enough to work on pale and dark complexions, #404 is one of those darling holiday reds that many covet.

where to buy: Giorgio Armani

Giorgio Armani #404 Rouge d'Armani Lipstick
Giorgio Armani #404 Rouge d’Armani Lipstick

Giorgio Armani #404 Rouge d'Armani Lipstick
Giorgio Armani #404 Rouge d’Armani Lipstick

Giorgio Armani #404 Rouge d'Armani Lipstick
Giorgio Armani #404 Rouge d’Armani Lipstick

Giorgio Armani #404 Rouge d'Armani Lipstick
Giorgio Armani #404 Rouge d’Armani Lipstick


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Shirin Avatar

stupid comment, but what concealer did you use for the picture? looks awesome! nice lipstick ๐Ÿ™‚ i just feel like the colour is not special enough to spend so much money on it.

DawnC Avatar

I bought all three of the holiday lipsticks. Love them all! Rouge D’Armani lipsticks are one of my favorites and I have a ton of colors. They don’t get that much hype, but they are wonderful!

Adelita Avatar

Arrrgghhhh…, why most red metallic lipstick has warm tones? I can only wear cool-toned, deeper red lipstick, and this is too bright & warm. But hey, it looks lovely on you, Christine!
I really, really want to have red metallic lipstick…. ๐Ÿ™
Especially this is Rouge d’Armani, my favorite lipstick that doesn’t react badly on my very sensitive & dry lips!

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Sarah Avatar

Ooh, how pretty! I do love me a good red! I could see doing this with super-simple eyes for a bold day look, as opposed to darker/ deeper reds… That shimmer is gorgeous! Thanks for sharing this!

Ivory Avatar

I had this but had actually given this away. You are right, Christine, I do’t find rouge d’Armani particularly moisturizing, especially for this one. I think it is because it’s got some shimmers in it. And it does feather a bit. The color is really vibrant, though.

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