Victoria’s Secret Color Drench Intense Lip Gloss in At First Sight: Swatches & Review

by Assistant Editor on July 31, 2014

in Lip Products, lipgloss, Reviews, Victoria secret

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I have started wearing lip glosses very recently and like any ‘deprived’ person, I am getting swept off my feet by the variety of lip glosses available. ;) I was a lipstick fanatic and now, these wonderful lip glosses have become my new best friends. Like everybody I am a fan of Victoria’s Secret personal care stuff. But, it is only now that I have discovered they have equally awesome makeup line as well. Victoria’s Secret Color Drench Intense Lip Gloss in At First Sight is my pick for today’s review.

Color: Victoria’s Secret Color Drench Intense Lip Gloss in At First Sight is a medium rosy pink with neutral¬† undertones. The color is a very pretty color that brightens my face. Since it is neutral toned, I guess it should suit almost all skin tones. This is a color that is a universal shade of pink and if you prefer wearing lip glosses over lipsticks, I am sure you will find a lipstick in your stack that will be an absolute match for this gloss. I love that this gloss does not necessarily need a full face makeup. Just wearing this alone would be enough to make you look fresh. And for special occasions, this lip gloss will add more glamour to any pink lipstick you wear. :)

Quality: I was very excited to try the lip gloss as I loved the color. However, Victoria’s Secret Color Drench Intense Lip Gloss in At First Sight was a little disappointment quality wise. The texture is definitely smooth and feels very light on the lips. It also does not feel very sticky as other glosses. However, it does not apply evenly. It has the tendency to look goopy on the lips. I have to spend a little time smoothening out the gloss and make it look beautiful . It also settles into fine lines. But, there is some merit to this lip gloss as well. The lip gloss has a good pigmentation. Even pigmented lips won’t require a lipstick underneath. It does not dry out lips and stays for an average of 4-5 hours on me. It does not transfer a lot and stays put for a long time. The lip gloss comes in a typical glass packaging with a black cover. I find the packaging quite stylish.

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Pros:

  • Beautiful shade of rosy pink.
  • Will suit all skin tones.
  • Gives a healthy sheen to the lips.
  • Average staying power.
  • Decent pigmentation.
  • Not very sticky.
  • Very moisturizing.
  • Feels light on the lips.
  • Stylish packaging.

Cons:

  • Settles into fine lines.
  • Very dupable shade.
  • Does not apply evenly.
  • May appear goopy on the lips.
  • Needs some effort to even out the gloss.
  • Limited availability.

Rating: B+

Price: $14

Recommendation: Victoria’s Secret Color Drench Intense Lip Gloss in At First Sight is definitely an awesome pick for me. I love the pretty rosy shade of pink and the hydrating feel on the lips. Has impressive pigmentation and can be worn alone without a lipstick. Will look beautiful on all skin tones. However, this is a gloss that you can’t just slap-on in hurry and get ready. You need to spend some time to make it look beautiful on the lips. So, if you do not mind working on this lip gloss and do not have such shade of pink, I do not see any reason why should you not pick up Victoria’s Secret Color Drench Intense Lip Gloss in At First Sight. :)

Guest Review By Himani

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{ 22 comments… read them below or add one }

Xuvious July 31, 2014 at 11:32 am

Omg love your makeup! The gloss goes perfectly with it. ^_^

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Himani August 1, 2014 at 5:13 pm

Thanks so much dear :) Yup d shade is actually perfect for all kinds of makeup..

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Shikha July 31, 2014 at 11:37 am

beautiful shade

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A Golden Tulip July 31, 2014 at 12:12 pm

A cute shade, but lots of cons.. love your make up, its flawless!

xo

http://agoldentulip.blogspot.com/

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Himani August 1, 2014 at 5:16 pm

Thanks :) Wish d quality was lil better..

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Shivi@COSMOCHICS July 31, 2014 at 12:32 pm

Lovely shade! And your makeup is amazing! :)

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Himani August 1, 2014 at 5:16 pm

Thanks a ton Shivi :)

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Priya. N July 31, 2014 at 2:47 pm

Agree with everyone your makeup is amazing…which foundation and base products have you used ? I really like the color of the gloss :)

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Himani August 1, 2014 at 5:22 pm

Thnx Priya.. I hv used NYX orange corrector to cancel out any darkness on my face and Lakme absolute mousse foundation in golden medium with Sonia Kashuk concealer.. A physician’s formula powder to set the makeup.. Hope this suffices :)
Tho it sounds too much, I hv used only a bit of dese products for specific areas..

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zooni July 31, 2014 at 3:44 pm

lov your look..
gloss looks great on you
http://zoooni.blogspot.in/

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Himani August 1, 2014 at 5:27 pm

Thnx dear :)

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vini July 31, 2014 at 8:40 pm

The shade is lovely but the rating not so much!

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Himani August 1, 2014 at 5:27 pm

Yup, bcos d quality is not at par wid expectations ;)

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Anusha July 31, 2014 at 11:09 pm

Your make up is amazing, please leave makeup break down for me. Nice review :)

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Himani August 1, 2014 at 5:26 pm

U r always so kind Anusha :) I hv left d details in Priya’s comment.. Hope dat suffices :)

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Anusha August 2, 2014 at 1:46 am

Thanks Himani :)

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Kamana@SocialandStyle August 1, 2014 at 6:26 am

The shade looks amazing on you- thank you for your review and your makeup looks fab!

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Himani August 1, 2014 at 5:24 pm

Thanks a lot Kamana :) Glad u liked it..

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laks August 1, 2014 at 11:42 am

this shade is looking pretty on you dear, many cons though!

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Himani August 1, 2014 at 5:23 pm

Ya Laks.. D shade is so beautiful, but d quality spoils d party a lil bit ;)

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Ayantika August 1, 2014 at 9:45 pm

lovely shade….have to try this :)

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Nisha@The PinkTrends August 2, 2014 at 12:12 am

I am yet not able to leave my lipsticks and move to glosses.. looks like something I should start trying..

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