Make Up For Ever M101 is a moderately warm-toned, light brown with a matte finish. It is a discontinued lipstick that retails for $22.00 and contains 0.12 oz.
Make Up For Ever M101 Artist Rouge LipstickMake Up For Ever M101 Artist Rouge Lipstick ($22.00 for 0.12 oz.) is a muted, medium rose-brown with warm undertones and a matte finish. It had nearly opaque color coverage that applied evenly and smoothly. The texture of this shade was more forgiving than M100, as it wasn't as clingy, so it glided across the lips with ease but was also easier to wear. This shade stayed on well for closer to five hours and was neither drying nor hydrating. Sephora Alter-ego (72) (P, $14.00) is lighter (95% similar). MAC Bronx (P, $20.00) is lighter (90% similar). MAC Spirit (P, $20.00) is darker (90% similar). ColourPop Time Square (LE, $6.50) is lighter, cooler (90% similar). Anastasia Coconut (LE, $18.00) is cooler (95% similar). Burberry Nude (407) (P, $35.00) is warmer (90% similar). Bite Beauty Cashew (P, $24.00) is glossier (95% similar). MAC Burnt Spice (P, $21.00) is darker (95% similar). MAC Half 'n' Half (P, $20.00) is glossier (95% similar). MAC Age/Sex/Location (LE, $20.00) is lighter, warmer (90% similar). ColourPop Muneca (P, $5.00) is darker, less glossy (90% similar). Dose of Colors Nude Chica (LE, $18.00) is lighter (90% similar). Tarte Bestie (LE, $20.00) is lighter, cooler, glossier (85% similar). Urban Decay Bun Bun (LE, $18.00) is darker, glossier (90% similar). Anastasia #11 (Vol. 1) (PiP, ) is lighter, warmer (90% similar). MAC Love Me Lots (LE, $20.00) is cooler (90% similar). Tom Ford Beauty Evan (P, $36.00) is warmer (95% similar). Shiseido Rose Syrup (BR721) (DC, $28.00) is cooler (90% similar). Tom Ford Beauty Universal Appeal (P, $55.00) is lighter, glossier (90% similar). ColourPop Can U Even (P, $8.00) is lighter, cooler (90% similar). Top 20 dupes listed, see the rest. See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.
FURTHER READING: Formula Overview, which is a detailed review of the range as a whole.
Now saturated with 25 percent more pigment than the original Rouge Artist, Artist Rouge Lipstick brings bold color impact to lips that make a statement. This extremely pigmented formula not only provides intense, opaque color but boasts an ultra-creamy, non-drying formula that hydrates the lips for ultimate comfort. Its unique, precision shaped bullet allows for easy, defined application while the long wear formula will not bleed or feather. Artist Rouge is a bold collection that is professionally curated to include the most flattering shades across all color families—with a perfect match for each and every skintone. It features two finishes: a matte for an ultra-matte yet velvety finish that won't feel dry and a cream for intense color with a natural-looking, creamy finish.