Monday, November 10, 2014

Gerard Cosmetics

There has been so much hype about Gerard Cosmetics' lipsticks that I just had to buy some and try them out for myself. I bought only three lipsticks from them because these were the only colours that really caught my attention. I got the lipstick colours in All Dolled Up, Fire Engine and Cherry Cordial.

First of all, the packaging is gorgeous! It reminds me of the Mac lipsticks but with the all round gold coating. Packaging is definitely an A+. I love having these in my collection and just looking at the packaging makes me happy (sucker for nice packaging, I know, but who isn't?!).

The formula of these lipsticks are not my favourite. They kind of remind me of the Lime Crime lipsticks in the sense that they are hard to put on. They definitely don't glide on nicely like some of the other lipsticks that I have tried. The formula also is really drying on the lips. The colour does last quite a while and also stains my lips which is a huge plus for me!

Out of all of them my favourite is probably Fire Engine. It's such a nice red that has sort of a orange tint to it. Cherry Cordial is a great colour for the fall but All Dolled Up is a bit too barbie pink for me and I don't think it really suits me.

Overall, these lipsticks are quite nice and I would buy more if Gerard Cosmetics came out with more colours!

All Dolled Up
Fire Engine
Cherry Cordial


  1. Very nice lipstick :) I like fire engine!
    Greetings xox

  2. Would you like to follow each other on GFC and FB?

  3. love the red one! :)

  4. Cherry Cordial is gorgeous! Love that color for fall!


  5. I'm so glad I came across your blog! It's lovely and I think that the Cherry Cordial looks wonderful on you!

    Mind checking out my blog?


  6. I've been hearing SO much about Gerrard Cosmetics as of late. Perhaps they're not really worth the hype of they're drying. I think I dislike drying lipsticks as much as you do! At least the colours are gorgeous :)

  7. Hey Sophia, just came across your blog and now I'm a new reader :)
    Thanks for this review, since the formula is so drying, I don't think I will be a fan haha!

  8. Great post! You just earned yourself a new follower! x (:

  9. I loooove that bold look of the dark red one <3
    I would really appreciated, if we could follow each other on BL and GFC! So that we can keep in touch!
    Just started following you, Waiting for you to follow back :)
    xoxo Colli // my little blog - tobeyoutiful // Bloglovin'

  10. I love all three shades but my favorite is #3, it's awesome! Lovely blog here btw! Would you like to follow each other on GFC? Please let me know on my blog so I can follow back. Thank you.

  11. All the shades look sooo beautiful...All dolled up is my fave :)

  12. I love the Lipstick in Pink :)

    FOLLOW my Blog!!! Maybe we can follow each other!!!

  13. The colors came out gorgeous! I hate that dry lipstick feeling. But the color payout is amazing. The last two colors have to be my favorite. / life + style + humor + feminist blog

  14. The packaging wins me over too! ;) Love it though, and the lipstick colours- the pigmentation looks so incredible :)
    Followed via gfc #9, care to follow back? xx Maja

  15. I really want to get 1991 and buttercup! They look so nice!!

    XO, Erica

  16. wow all the colors are awesome, i love the dolled up .
    anw followed u, mind to follow back?

  17. these lip colours are gorgeous!

  18. I like the two darker shades and I agree with you that the pink isn't really your colour. The dark berry, however, looks fantastic!

  19. These colours are too heavy for me but the red one goes perfect with you!

  20. Oooh these colours look absolutely beautiful!!! Gorgeous and highly pigmented! :)

    Layla xx

  21. GERARD! I have never heard this brand before but I will check it out in a moment ^^

    I love the lip colours, soooo pigmented and elegant, very delightful to have!!

    恵美より ♥


  22. Amazing lipsticks! Love them all! :) I've also never heard about this brand before! The colours look really amazing! I wondered if you would like to follow each other. Let me know on my blog. That would be really awesome! :)

    Hugs! :)

  23. I actually heard much about Gerard cosmetics. However, these lipsticks looks absolutely beautiful! And they are so pigmented. Lovely blog :)

    Keep in touch!
    Jen xx

  24. You chose really lovely colours. My favorite of them all is Cherry Cordial. I also like the packaging. Great post.


  25. The pigmentation in these lipsticks is incredible! I've never heard of this brand before but they deserve a lot more credit!

  26. Nice Post xx Like to follow each other on GFC or Bloglovin? Let me know :))
    Lovely, Sylvie from

  27. I personally like the Cherry Coridal. I think it can be tricky pulling off a dark color like that but you make it look easy!


  28. They look beautiful :)