Urban Decay Conspiracy is a moderately warm-toned, dark brown with a pearl finish. It is a discontinued lipstick that retails for $18.00 and contains 0.11 oz.
Urban Decay Conspiracy Vice Lipstick ($17.00 for 0.11 oz.) is described as a "plum-bronze shimmer [with a Metallized finish]." It's an intense, deep reddish-brown with warmer undertones and a lot of fine, copper pearl. Like Backdoor, it was more pigmented than not with a lightly creamy texture that applied easily and went on smoothly but could have been a smidgen more even on. This shade lasted for five hours and was lightly hydrating. MAC Act So Cool (LE, $19.00) is less shimmery (95% similar). Marc Jacobs Beauty Cher-ished (LE, $30.00) is less shimmery, lighter, cooler (90% similar). Urban Decay Ember (DC, $18.00) is more muted, cooler (90% similar). NARS Maltese Red (P, $26.00) is cooler (90% similar). Makeup Geek Headliner (P, $15.00) is darker, cooler (90% similar). Lancome Henne (283) (P, $32.00) is less shimmery, lighter (90% similar). MAC Viva Glam Taraji P. Henson 2 (LE, $19.00) is darker (90% similar). Stellar Beauty Dark Matter 02 (P, $22.00) is cooler (90% similar). Smashbox Brains 'n' Bronze (P, $24.00) is more shimmery, darker, glossier (90% similar). Urban Decay Roach (DC, $18.00) is lighter, warmer (85% similar). ColourPop Zebra (LE, $6.00) is cooler, less glossy (90% similar). MAC Subverted (LE, $19.00) is brighter, warmer (90% similar). ColourPop Maneater (LE, $6.00) is lighter, less glossy (85% similar). Giorgio Armani Diva (200) (P, $38.00) is less shimmery, cooler, less glossy (85% similar). Stellar Beauty Disco Moon 05 (P, $22.00) is more shimmery, lighter, cooler (85% similar). Tom Ford Beauty Aaron (P, $36.00) is less shimmery, lighter, warmer (85% similar). Anastasia Chrome Brown (LE, $18.00) is less shimmery, darker, cooler (85% similar). MAC Spanish Fly (P, $19.00) is less shimmery, lighter, less glossy (85% similar). Tom Ford Beauty Bambou (LE, $55.00) is lighter (80% similar). Tom Ford Beauty Derek (DC, $36.00) is lighter, cooler (80% 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 pigment load is insane! Just one swipe provides an unbelievable laydown of color. Every shade applies smoothly (without dragging or skipping), hugs lips, and feels amazing! Our proprietary Pigment Infusion System™ gives the formula its super-creamy texture, rich payout and superior color dispersion. Yummy butter blend comforts, hydrates and enhances, leaving lips soft and conditioned, never dry. Aloe vera, jojoba, avocado and abassu oils nourish and soften lips. Illipe butter (derived from Malaysian illipe trees) provides long-lasting moisture. Vitamin C and vitamin E provide a hit of antioxidants.