Wednesday, August 28, 2013

Revlon colorstay whipped creme Foundation warm golden Review, Swatch & FOTD

Review By Preeti Kaur
Hello Beauties,
This is my first guest post on Indian Beauty Zone and I am super happy , Thanks Radha for publishing my post . Today I am reviewing my current favorite foundation, Revlon Colorstay Whipped Creme Foundation in the shade Warm Golden. It has been making quite a rage in the blogging world and supposedly replaced Revlon's hit product, Revlon Colorstay Makeup.

About The Product:
Best makeup foundations for oily skin
Revlon colorstay whipped creme Foundation warm  golden Review, Swatch & FOTD
Revlon colorstay whipped creme Foundation warm  golden 
Price- INR 800 for 23.7 ml.
Shades- There are three shades available. 
1. Natural Ochre
2. Warm Golden
3. Natural Tan

Product Description:

A new whipped creme foundation with time-release technology that provides all day flexible wear that won’t cake or flake. The smooth, silky texture of Colorstay Whipped Creme Makeup blends right into your skin, with no heavy or cakey feeling. The formula, containing silk and botanicals, goes on silky smooth with coverage you can build to even out skin tone. Presented in a sleek glass jar, the luxurious creme makeup leaves a soft matte finish that will enhance any complexion. Skin looks flawless with up to 24 hours wear! 

• Time release technology balances skin for a continuously flawless look. 
• This next-generation patent-pending whipped creme formula feels lightweight and comfortable, so makeup looks flawless all day, without rubbing off
• Bouncy, whipped formula feels ultra light and silky smooth 
• Soft Matte finish
• Buildable to full coverage
• Wears up to 24hrs
• Fragrance Free
• Oil Free

Warm Golden suits me to the T :) Here is the swatch: -

The foundation comes in a frosted glass jar with a round black screw cap. It also has a small lip separating the cap roof and the product. The white lid makes sure that no product gets accumulated in the cap making a mess. It is not the most convenient packaging but I have figured a way out to make sure it doesn't get contaminated. 

Since the quantity is huge, it is going to last long and the chances of introducing bacteria to the foundation increases by manifold. First of all, I don’t dip my fingers into the pot at all. I take a clean q-tip to take the foundation out. I take a coin size amount of the product with the help of a q-tip and transfer it to a small jar (like the ones they give you in Clinique stores for product samples). This way I don’t open the jar as often and the foundation doesn't get introduced to any kind of bacteria.

Coverage & texture- 
It offers medium coverage. I like to add two thin layers. That way it doesn't look cakey. It has a very thick creamy texture.

My experience
I have acne prone combination-oily skin. Most of the foundations break me out and that includes MAC, EL & MUFE. On one hand all our lovely bloggers' HG foundation comes from these brands, I stay away from them :( Thankfully, it has not broken me out. Once the foundation is set, it stays and stays, even through Delhi heat & humidity. Sweating makes my face shiny which can easily be resolved with a blotting sheet.
I have worn it for 10 hours and it didn't fade at all. Yeah, can you believe it? It is appropriate for long hours even through non-AC environment. I have tried using brush as well as fingers with this foundation. Fingers give better coverage while my RT Expert Face Brush sheers out the coverage a bit. Let sum up the pros and cons :)

Pros: -
1. Medium coverage.
2. Buildable.
3. Apt for combination-oily skin.
4. Very long wearing.
5. Doesn't fade easily.
6. Didn't break me out.
7. Huge quantity is given and a very small amount is required every time. So the jar will last a long time.

Cons: -
1. Tub packaging.
Overall, I just love the foundation 

God Bless!

About The Writer
Hi! My name is Preeti Kaur. I am the editor/owner of Personal Fashion Hub. My MAC shade NC40 and my skin type is Acne prone, combination to oily skin. I update makeup, beauty and fashion posts. I am a lipstick hoarder. I am a free spirit and like to take my life as “One day at a time”. Do hop on my blog for daily dose of makeup and fashion tips.

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With Love Preeti


  1. Nice review sweets :) .. Its great to see you on IBZ <3
    Beautiful FOTD <3 :* .. I totally agree apt for combi-oily skin - I used to use this one :)

    1. I am so tempted to try this one Vipi indeed Preeti looks gorgeous in this FOTD <3
      btw what is your HG foundation dear?

    2. Oh! That's nice Vipra :) it is one of the fewe foundations which totally suited me.... Thanks :)

  2. Thanks a lot Preeti for the wonderful Review <3
    I want to try this foundation but not sure about the shades :(

    1. Thanks for publishing it Radha. You are a darling :) Revlon should come out with more shades so that everyone can try. It is too good a foundation to pass on!

  3. Nice review Preeti...looks like a good product :)

  4. I have used cream foundation before and as you have said, I am more comfortable with fingers than brush or sponge. I can find Revlon products over here but the thing is you don't have promoters to advise and support you in finding the right shade. Maybe that's why I have never really explored the brand.

    1. Revlon is a good brand and it should be explored ;) Finding the right shade match for foundation is a difficult thing and should be done the right way!

  5. This is my current fav product too, i am in love with it..
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  6. wow! You look lovely Preeti! :) I want to try this one now, it seems good!:) :)

    1. Awww thanks Niesha :) do try, you won't be disappointed :)

  7. Looking pretty swetie and I'm yet to try this pro.. Nice review preetiii :)

    1. Thanks Gowmi :) if you can find the right shade, do try, you will surely like it :)

  8. Hey Preetii.. u look superbb.. !!
    The foundation looks nice but not a good one for dry skin so I will skip.. :)

    1. I think it is more suitable for oily to combi skin, but you can try using it in the store first. Thanks Poo :)

  9. Always professional darling... great review!!!!
    Have a lovely day!

  10. You look so gorgeous dear, It's my favorite foundation! Nice review <3

  11. Heard so many praising this product..
    nice review and pretty u luk..:)

  12. I Always love your reviews!

  13. I agree with Nicky, your reviews are always very accurate!

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  14. you looking very pretty , nice review !!!!!!!

  15. Great review.. revlon whipped is one of the best n looks gr8 in pics too is what i have heard...

    1. Thanks Natasha :) Yes, it photographs well <3

  16. Nice review preeti..U look lovely dear :)

  17. I love revlon products, I have photo ready foundation will try this one soon.

    1. Revlon face products have been a hit or miss for me but this one is definitely a hit :)

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  19. Looking really gorgeous. Loved your FOTD and nice review. :)

  20. Me too wanna try this.
    Looking gorgeous Preeti

  21. Nice review Preeti. I have same skin type as yours and I will surely try this. I have heard some very good reviews for Revlon foundations :)

  22. The texture seems very nice and blendable!

    Wow love the look!

    1. I love the texture. Very easy to work with :) Thanks Aditi :)

  23. Lovely review Preeti ! You look so dashing ;)
    I love Revlon whipped cream for its staying power :)

  24. hi...currently am using lakme absolute foundation in de shade beige havin dusky n very oily complexion complexion... tis foundation s suitable for me r not?n which shade is suitable for me? pls reply me..expectin ur reply... reply please.....

    1. In lakme foundation shades for dusky complexion SHELL shade is the best shade...if you have oily skin do try Lotus Herbals pure stay foundation it is very good :)


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