Tom Ford Beauty Roman is a moderately cool-toned, dark brown with a pearl finish. It is a discontinued lipstick that retails for $36.00 and contains 0.07 oz.
Tom Ford Roman Lip Color ($35.00 for 0.07 oz.) is a smoky, subdued taupe-brown with cooler undertones in the base with green-gold pearl shimmer. It had semi-opaque color payoff with a creamy consistency that didn't tug on the lips and felt comfortable on. The color wore well for almost five hours and was lightly hydrating. MAC I'm Glistening (LE, $20.00) is lighter (90% similar). Marc Jacobs Beauty Detox (LE, $30.00) is more shimmery, lighter, warmer (85% similar). Pretty Vulgar Artful Deception (P, $24.00) is more shimmery, darker (85% similar). MAC Icon (P, $20.00) is lighter, warmer (85% similar). MAC Viva Glam Rihanna 2 (LE, $20.00) is lighter, warmer (85% similar). Urban Decay Studded (P, $18.00) is darker, warmer (80% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.
FURTHER READING: Formula Overview, which is a detailed review of the range as a whole.
This decadent wardrobe of rich lip color shades delivers maximum impact. Rare and exotic ingredients including soja seed extract, Brazilian murumuru butter and chamomilla flower oil create an ultra-creamy texture with an incredibly smooth application. Specially treated color pigments are blended to deliver pure color with just the right balance of luminosity. Showcased in a sleek limited edition clutched sized lipstick case, each lip transforming shade, from James to Henry and Stavros to Francesco, amplifies a woman's individuality while generating an insatiable desire to try more than one.