Bobbi Brown Red Velvet is a moderately warm-toned, dark red with a luminous finish. It is a discontinued lipstick that retails for $37.00 and contains 0.13 oz.
Bobbi Brown Red Velvet Luxe Lip Color ($35.00 for 0.12 oz.) is described as a "deep rich red." It's a muted, medium-dark brown-based red with warm undertones and a soft sheen. It had good color coverage with a really smooth, creamy texture that glided right on with even coverage. The color stayed on well for over six hours, left a light stain behind, and was hydrating over time. Too Faced Melted Velvet (P, $21.00) is darker (95% similar). Shiseido Real Ruby (RD502) (DC, $28.00)(95% similar). Sephora Deep Water Bay (24) (P, $8.00)(95% similar). Urban Decay Bad Blood (DC, $18.00) is lighter (95% similar). NARS Majella (P, $25.00) is less glossy (90% similar). Bite Beauty Tannin (DC, $26.00) is cooler (90% similar). Urban Decay Mrs. Mia Wallace (DC, $18.00) is lighter, cooler (90% similar). Urban Decay Heat (LE, $18.00) is more shimmery (90% similar). Urban Decay Rock Steady (DC, $18.00) is cooler (90% similar). Hourglass Visionary (P, $32.00) is cooler (95% similar). YSL Black Red (71) (LE, $38.00) is darker (90% similar). Urban Decay Rock Steady (LE, $18.00) is darker, cooler (90% similar). Shiseido Bloodstone (RD503) (DC, $28.00) is darker, cooler (90% similar). MAC Camden Chic (LE, $19.00) is darker, more muted, less glossy (85% similar). Estee Lauder Emotional (140) (P, $32.00) is lighter (85% similar). NARS Olivia (P, $34.00) is darker, more muted (80% similar). YSL Rouge Caftan (92) (LE, $38.00) is more shimmery, less pigmented, cooler (80% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.
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A lip color that boosts moisture levels and intensely rejuvenates and conditions lips. Luxe Lip Color intensely rejuvenates lips, helping to reduce the appearance of lip lines and relieve lip flaking. Infused with vitamins C and E and MaxiLip, a powerful peptide, this lipstick plumps lips, supports natural collagen production, and minimizes the look of fine lines and wrinkles. Encased in a sleek, gold tube, just one swipe delivers vibrant, full-coverage color.