NARS Marlene is a very warm-toned, dark orange with a cream finish. It is a permanent lipstick that retails for $34.00 and contains 0.14 oz.
Jump to a particular section if you know what information you're looking for!
Marlene is a bright, medium-dark rusty orange with warm, red undertones and a cream finish. It had full color coverage with a smooth, light-medium weight consistency that applied with even color. The texture was comfortable to wear and neither drying nor hydrating. It wore well for five and a half hours on me. Bobbi Brown Flame (P, $37.00) is darker, more muted (95% similar). Make Up For Ever M300 (DC, $22.00) is darker, glossier (95% similar). Bite Beauty Hot Harissa (LE, $26.00) is lighter (95% similar). Dior Ultra Trouble (436) (P, $37.00) is lighter (90% similar). Shiseido Lantern Red (220) (P, $26.00) is lighter, cooler (90% similar). MAC Habanero (DC, $21.00) is brighter, cooler (90% similar). NARS Rita (P, $34.00) is darker, cooler, glossier (90% similar). Bite Beauty Mimosa (DC, $24.00) is lighter, brighter (90% similar). ColourPop Foolish (P, $7.00) is lighter (95% similar). YSL Take My Red Away (120) (LE, $38.00) is darker (90% similar). Bite Beauty Purée (DC, $24.00) is lighter (90% similar). Dior Ultra Spice (641) (P, $37.00) is cooler (90% similar). Chanel Rouge Feu (57) (P, $38.00) is lighter, less glossy (90% similar). NARS Carmen (P, $34.00) is lighter, brighter (80% similar). MAC Strange Journey (LE, $20.00) is darker, more muted (85% similar). Marc Jacobs Beauty Showstopper (134) (DC, $30.00) is lighter, brighter, glossier (95% similar). Urban Decay Temper (DC, $22.00) is darker (90% similar). Bite Beauty Aries (LE, $26.00) is lighter (85% similar). ColourPop Gallop (P, $7.00) is darker, more muted, cooler (85% similar). MAC Dangerous (P, $20.00) is less glossy (85% 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.
The rating below is an average across 2 reviews. Use the tabs above to view the most recent review or previous reviews.
Looking for something similar or to see what you have in your stash? Here are some of the top dupes for this product!
The innovative, pigment-rich formula delivers an intense, full-coverage finish in a single stroke, while nutrient rich ingredients are known to smooth, moisturize and volumize. The 40-shade collection features a full range of provocative hues from neutral nudes to striking reds and bold pinks.