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REVIEW: Rimmel London Lasting Finish Lipstick in Asia

Review of Rimmel London Lasting Finish Lipstick - Asia

Guest Post By: Shabby

Rimmel was once a brand which was earlier out of reach for us Indians but thanks to an online portal names now we have access to many products from Rimmel at reasonable prices. So how I got this lipstick is a strange story. From when these came into the market I was so eager to try this shade and 'Heart Breaker' shade but sadly Heart Breaker is almost always Out of Stock so I picked up two promising shades named 'Asia' and 'Tantrum' instead.

Price of Rimmel London Lasting Finish Lipsticks

Rs 215 for 4g product which is quite nice

This one was a total turnoff for me as I expected the packaging to be a little bit more good- quality wise. It looks like cheap plastic of dark plum shade with a metal ring in the middle below the cap. The words 'Rimmel London' is inscribed on it. On the bottom there is a small color coded sticker with the shade name and Shade number which I found quiet thoughful. The lipstick's cap has the 'Rimmel London's' logo etched into it. Everything is good except the cheap looking plastic. But for the  price of these lippies I should not be complaining.

The lipstick has a strong artificial sweet fragrance which I feel is a bit harsh. But luckily it goes away in a while. 

The Shade 'Asia' is a beautiful N*de shade with a tinge of Pink. I love how natural it looks on my skin tone. I find it very hard to find a true N*de shade for my skintone . It does not wash me out or look pale like the Maybelline's Totally Toffee. It's just perfect period. 
So you may feel that this shade is just perfect to team up with a Smoky eye or for your work. 

So we move on to the Pros and Cons...

1. Decent Pricing
2. Good shades which compliment Indian skintones
3. A N*de shade with a little bit of pink 
4. Will suit those with yellow undertones perfectly
5. Glides on smoothly and does not settle in fine lines

1. Available only through the online site at most locations(Except those few lucky areas which have stores having Rimmel)
2. Shade selection becomes difficult online
3. Strong sweet artificial smell might be too harsh for sensitive noses.

So what are you guys waiting for do grab some of these lippes while they are in stock online. They are great for the price tag they come with. 


  1. I have this liipi and used it my last fotd.It's a pretty pink shade indeed, but I don't love it that much also the fragrance is a major turn off . I love to use it with my Inglot lip pencil underneath, which gives asia, a hint of peach. I have heartbreaker , which is gorgeous btw :)

  2. Ahhha... You are looking Sweet and the colour is subtle suits you :)

  3. You look so pretty.Every time I tried laying my hand on these, it was out of stock. Looks so wearable

  4. Its a very pretty shade indeed :)

  5. wow the shade Asia really compliments your skin tone! awesome review ;)

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  6. Pretty shade. Planning to get one soon


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