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REVIEW: Maybelline Colorsensational Hi Shine Lip Gloss in Raspberry Reflections

Maybelline Colorsensational Hi Shine Lip Gloss in Raspberry Reflections

Review of Maybelline Colorsensational Hi Shine Lip Gloss

The other day while discussing the possibilities of a break-in, the pati and I got down to list out the stuff that could be in danger of getting stolen. Ummm yeah we do a lot of random stuff like this and make a lot of nonsensical notes that help no one, not even us... But we just do it... So anyways coming back to our list making, he and I were totally engrossed for about 5 minutes after which we called it a time out and compared notes... My list contained the television, refrigerator and other kitchen appliances while the pati had only one entry in his list... Suma's Makeup...

Now let me take through the course of emotions that I went through during that split second... WTF (indignation)... Disbelief... Reality Check... Awww so sweet (Love)... Mortification...
Raise hands if this situation is true with you as well :D

Anyways... My point of ranting such random stuff is actually nada but well yeah I got a new lip gloss for my stash! Yay! :D

Of course you've heard of the Maybelline Colorsensational Hi Shine Lip Gloss and of course you have by now read umpteen number of reviews of the same but somehow every review does add in something extra doesn't it :) So here goes mine...

Maybelline Colorsensational Hi Shine lip glosses are these new badasses in town that promise you bold, vibrant pouts complete with the highest shine! So this means you can gloss the town red, pink, orange and purple and totally get away with it :) These are extremely lightweight and they aren't really sticky or tacky... Texture wise I prefer them to MAC's Lipglasses! I received the shade called Raspberry Reflections and even though it looked like a rich fucsia/puple gloss, on the lips, it's a beautiful glossy pink :)

Maybelline Colorsensational Hi Shine Lip Gloss in Raspberry Reflections

As you can see in the picture above, it has a bent applicator that helps in precise application of the product.

Maybelline Colorsensational Hi Shine Lip Gloss in Raspberry Reflections

Also, it comes with a separator insert inside the tube and helps in "straining" the product that leaves excess product inside the tube and hence prevents wastage! How innovative! :D

Pigmentation wise it is sheer no doubt but somehow it doesn't look bad on pigmented lips. Rather it is one of those very few glosses that actually flatter my lips :) It stays on me for 3-4 hours very easily and fades into a light stain that is equally beautiful...

Maybelline Colorsensational Hi Shine Lip Gloss in Raspberry Reflections Swatch

Price of Maybelline Colorsensational Hi Shine Lip Gloss

It costs INR 350/- for 5 ml

Oooohhhsss And Aaaahhhssss!!!
1. Very light weight.
2. Decent staying power
3. Is not sticky or tacky to feel
4. Moisturising enough
5. Easily available
6. Easy on the pocket
7. Comes in very pretty shades

1. It has a slight fragrance, which many might not like!

Definitely! I think I shall get myself the Red one as well ;)

I would definitely recommend it to everyone especially if you are looking for a budget lip gloss...

Overall Rating:

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P.S. Product sent by PR for consideration. However, my review is honest and is in no way biased.


  1. Nice review Samyukta. Also I think the gloss is for 450.

    1. thank you sweetheart and no the gloss is for 350/- :)

  2. This colour is looking so good on you... a fresh flower :)

  3. Looks lovely on you..I got the red one and its good! :P

    1. oooohhh I am lemming for the Red one doll... I am sooo gonna get it now... Have you reviewed it as yet?

  4. love such violet pink shades..they are perfect for our yellow undertones :) looks absolutely gorgeous on you!

    1. Oh yes Pari... totally these purplish pinks really look good on yellow-ish skintones isn't it... :D hi5 ;)

  5. hi samyukta ,

    this gloss suits you . i saw the mermaid make up article .you very aptly captured the mermaid look .
    yes , i am waiting for the porcelain look tut . well , even in mermaid make up you have captured the porcelain look to some extent , havent you ? now , i have a small addition to my request and that is i want porcelain make up which exudes innocence :) puhleeeeeeezzzzzzzzz do it soooooooooon coz i am waiting i am waiting i am waiting :)
    and yes , once again , love the way you write , it is so much my way of expressing/writing :)
    hey give me your gmail id , hope to chat with you some day :)


    1. Preeti thank you so muc for all the nice things you say about me ♥ mmuuaaahhhh :*
      ummm but am not sure what you mean by porcelain look that exudes innocence... I mean innocence is an inherent quality and you cannot fake it with makeup :/ i mean i don't know really :/

  6. ur looking gorgeous!!! love the kholed eyes...cant take my eyes off the eyes...not even reacting the lips :)

    1. he he he you are being super kind Ahilasha :) thank you... your comment made my day ♥

  7. Ohhh u look ur hair in dis pic..i forgot da gloss whn i saw ur pic ..hahahaa♥♥

  8. beautiful shade... you're looking gorgeous in the pic :)

    1. thanks darling and yup it is really a pretty shade... looks prettier in person than in the picture actually :D

  9. so nice suma...can u plzz tel that what you used eye makeup in this piccsi? :*

    1. oh sure Sayu :) I am not wearing much just Kryolan Gel Line Pencil in black, L'Oreal Super Liner in Carbon Gloss and Ellis Faas Mascara :)

  10. I had just put myself in a makeup ban and now I want this... It's such a pretty shade.. And ya you look wow as usual :)

  11. That's a lovely bright shade :) Nice review


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