Urban Decay Mrs. Mia Wallace Revolution Lipstick Review, Photos, Swatches

Urban Decay Mrs. Mia Wallace Revolution Lipstick
Urban Decay Mrs. Mia Wallace Revolution Lipstick

Urban Decay Mrs. Mia Wallace Revolution Lipstick ($22.00 for 0.09 oz.) is described as a “deep blood red.” It’s a rich, vibrant, medium-dark red with subtle, cool undertones and a soft shine. Urban Decay Gash (LE, $22.00) is more muted, cooler-toned. MAC Just a Bite (LE, $16.00) is more matte. NARS Mascate (P, $26.00) is more matte. MAC Such Flare (LE, $16.00) is more matte, darker. MAC Runaway Red (LE, $16.00) is more matte. MAC Dark Deed (LE, $16.00) is darker, less red. Guerlain Gwen (LE, $51.00) is cooler-toned, lighter. Guerlain Garconne (P, $51.00) is brighter. Giorgio Armani The Red (400) (P, $32.00) is lighter. Dior Diorling (LE, $36.00) is more matte. Chanel Dragon (DC, $32.00) is glossier, shimmery. See comparison swatches / view dupes.

The Revolution Lipstick formula is supposed to be richly pigmented, hydrating, and have a “creamy shine.” Mrs. Mia Wallace was intensely pigmented with mostly opaque color coverage in a single swipe. It was lightly creamy, but it had noticeably less slip compared to other shades in the range. I felt like it was less glossy in finish, though it still had a noticeable shine, so it wasn’t matte. The formula was lightly hydrating and comfortable to wear–long-wearing (seven hours plus a very strong stain) but never clingy or tacky.

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Urban Decay Mrs. Mia Wallace Revolution Lipstick
Urban Decay Mrs. Mia Wallace Revolution Lipstick

Urban Decay Mrs. Mia Wallace Revolution Lipstick
Urban Decay Mrs. Mia Wallace Revolution Lipstick

Urban Decay Mrs. Mia Wallace Revolution Lipstick
Urban Decay Mrs. Mia Wallace Revolution Lipstick

Urban Decay Mrs. Mia Wallace Revolution Lipstick
Urban Decay Mrs. Mia Wallace Revolution Lipstick

Urban Decay Mrs. Mia Wallace Revolution Lipstick
Urban Decay Mrs. Mia Wallace Revolution Lipstick

Urban Decay Mrs. Mia Wallace Revolution Lipstick
Urban Decay Mrs. Mia Wallace Revolution Lipstick

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Urban Decay Mrs. Mia Wallace $22.00/0.09 OZ.
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Makeup Look

On face:
  • Giorgio Armani Maestro Foundation
  • Urban Decay Naked Loose Finishing Powder
  • Laura Mercier Sensual Reflections Cheek Melange

About the Reviewer


Christine has normal-to-dry skin with areas of dryness (cheeks, nose, and under the eyes). She has a light-medium skintone with subtle, warmer yellow undertones. Her best foundation matches include: Tarte Rainforest of the Sea in Light-Medium Neutral (best match), Estee Lauder Double Wear Stay-in-Place Makeup in Desert Beige 2N1, Giorgio Armani Maestro Glow in 4.0, Hourglass Warm Ivory Vanish Seamless Finish, Laura Mercier Candleglow Soft Luminous in Dusk, MAC NC20/NC25, Make Up For Ever Ultra HD Liquid in Y305 (140). For more matches, please read our full Foundation FAQ. For more information on our review process, please read our Review FAQ.

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Looks like a beautiful color! But I hate the shape of the lipstick – it makes it super hard to apply since it’s so flat and round on top.

I’ve never noticed any issues applying it! Yesterday, I actually noted to myself how crisp the cupid’s bow was despite the rounded edge!

Thanks, Laarni! Honestly, it’s such a pain to photograph more than few photos with it down, lol! I can’t *see* myself when I’m taking the photos, so it’s kind of a cross our fingers and hope at least one of the five shots works (I do get up and check, lol). I also can’t leave it down while taking product photos (it’s too long and sweeps onto the photography table and creates shadows, haha). I love having long hair, but I can only have it down for short periods of time!

I want to jump off the cliff …. but holding myself for neighbours sake ….
what a stunning red it is

totally mind blowing 🙂

I wanted to order UD gash which is site exclusive
have to add this as well now …

any other fav u have which are site exclusive ?

once again u make every thing look perfect

Love this! I’m getting it for sure as it was the only product I was excited about from the collection. I may have too many neutral palettes to warrant getting the palette, but I can never have too many red lipsticks!

ohhh boy, i have so many reds already but i am loving the look of this one!! plus i haven’t tried the new UD formula yet, so this might have to be my first! 😀

Hm, I think I was wrong about this being too warm for me…I also think I might have to own it!! I love UD so much for their stuff and for being accessible to us here at the ends of the earth 🙂

This is the standout of the collection for me. 🙂 I haven’t bought anything from the reformulated shade line, so this might be my plunge into UD’s lipstick line.

I’m so happy this got a good grade and review. I want it so much. I don’t care that I have loads of reds, this looks so special. And then there’s the name 🙂 I also don’t have any UD lipsticks, if I don’t count the one in penform that came with the Theodora palette.
I hope this comes to an online shop closeby.
Your hair is gorgeous, by the way!

You always wear reds so well, Christine! And, 7 hours of wear time is incredibly impressive. Still, not sure I will try this as I only have a few reds and they are usually on the sheer side!

I’m heartbroken about this – I love the colour but I think it’s far too bright and red compared to the shade in the movie poster. I was really hoping for something closer, although maybe still a bit more updated.

I think I love it? I really want a bold red with a definite warm/golden undertone (not orange, like Lady Danger and the like, because I already have those). But, I’m so fair that if a red has any blue tones in it, it will turn cool on me. I haven’t gotten this formula yet because their reds didn’t seem unique, but this one might be. Will it be on sephora.com? Or Urban’s own site?

It is such a beautiful Red.. not the regular blue tones or orangey one.. I guess I dont have any such red in my collection yet.. I should add it to my wishlist!! 🙂

Do share if you come across some drugstore dupe of the shade.. 🙂

I know how this compares to Gash (thank you)! But how would you say it compares to F-Bomb? I know F-Bomb goes warmer; however, cool tones tend to go pink/magenta on me (which is why I avoided Gash).

Gash has a pinkish tone to it, so it’s not surprising that you’d avoid it! This is redder and less pink compared to Gash, but it is cooler-toned and darker compared to F-Bomb.

Love this color! I don’t have much in the way of red lipsticks. 69 from UD is all. It looks so creamy and not dull. Do you think it would look good on fair cooler toned skin? (Sorry, I’m not familiar with the skin tone abbreviations)

Looks really beautiful!!
I have the UD F-bomb. What’s F-bomb compared to Mrs. Mia Wallace? and compared to Milani Red Label?
I’m thinking of buy Mrs. Mia Wallace but I don’t want to have too many similar colors 🙂

Thanks! I do prefer a darker red in fall and winter.
I just noticed that my local sephora has the pulp fiction collection, I’m gonna go and check it out tomorrow~~

I was wondering, how would this compare to UD’s Revolution Lipstick in Shame? Because on the website, it describes Mrs. Mia Wallace as a “deep blood red” but by these pictures it looks like Shame is closer to that description while this one is a much lighter and warmer/yellow red

Ok so I’m a little late on this but I just wanted to say how different the colour has swatches on you than on me. I was actually really disappointed when I tried it thinking it was going to be a beautiful bright red but instead what I got was a warm berry tone! The entire day, it wore like a pink/red, not as cool toned but nevertheless super bright. I don’t get what’s wrong- maybe I got a dodgy version but even when I got some of the lipstick on a tissue it was all berry pink and no red whatsoever!

Interesting! It’s hard to see this being berry at all! Sometimes I can see where it might pull or go in a different direction based on tube vs. swatch vs. lip swatch, but it’s pretty red even in the tube!

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