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Wednesday, September 4, 2013

Chanel Rouge Noir Substitute for Two Bucks?

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These products may NOT be Cruelty Free 

Check this OUT!

SinfulShine Mirror Mirror vs. Chanel Rouge Noir

One coat each...

Two coats each...

They both have a jelly formula. They both apply the same and are about the same consistency. Not too thick and not too thin. SinfulShine Mirror Mirror is a bit lighter with two coats than Chanel Rouge Noir. I had no chipping with either one and only slight, normal tip wear with both.

Chanel Rouge Noir is $27 and SinfulShine is regularly $2.99 but they're on sale at Walgreens for 2 for $4 right now.

I can't believe I'm about to say this (you guys know I love my Chanels) but in this particular case, I actually prefer the SinfulShine because it's just a tad lighter and actually reads like a vampy red on me in all lighting, while Chanel Rouge Noir reads black on me in some lighting. Yes, I know...heresy.

What do YOU think? Are they close enough?

*Chanel may not be Cruelty-Free and SinfulShines by Sinful Colors is now owned by Revlon which is no longer Cruelty-Free.

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  1. LOVE!! I am so glad you posted this! I actually prefer the Sinful too!

  2. I need that sinful shine Mirror mirror

  3. Such a shame neither are cruelty-free as I honestly love them both! I actually prefer the look of the Sinful one slightly too! Great post!

  4. crazy! i love that color though its so pretty for fall

  5. Just wanted to say I like what you've done with the cruelty free brand thing vs. not. :)

  6. Oh yes I like that the Sinful Shine is more obviously red

  7. Oh! Thanks for the pics and the opinion. I'm thinking of picking it up myself since I'm looking for a nice wine red. :) Any other suggestions?


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