Avon Ultra Colour Lipstick – Review & swatches

Avon Ultra Colour Lipstick – Review & swatches

Monday, January 06, 2014 Sara Hassan , 11 Comments

The dry winter winds are ruthless these days. And in times like these, a surge of hydration is exactly what we all need.

Avon Ultra Colour Lipstick
Comfortable wear lipstick with stay-true rich colour.
Pigments reactivate when lips are pursed together for colour that keeps on going. Self Renewing Colour

Avon Ultra Colour Lipstick
Avon Ultra Colour Lipstick - Knock Out Pink
Avon Ultra Colour Lipstick - Knock Out Pink (swatch)
Avon Ultra Colour Lipstick - Knock Out Pink (applied)
Avon Ultra Colour Lipstick - Toasted Rose
Avon Ultra Colour Lipstick - Toasted Rose (swatch)
Avon Ultra Colour Lipstick - Toasted Rose (applied)
Avon Ultra Colour Lipstick - Ripe Papaya
Avon Ultra Colour Lipstick - Ripe Papaya (swatch)
Avon Ultra Colour Lipstick - Ripe Papaya (applied)
My thoughts
Avon Ultra Colour Lipsticks feel creamy, moisturizing and comfortable to begin with. They also have a soft shine to them which makes my lips seem splendidly hydrated. On the downside, the lipsticks do not deliver a rich color pay off as promised – the colors in the tube are awfully misleading. I believe they have somewhat of a medium coverage (require multiple swipes) and the shades do not pop against my skin as they should. This is something that bothers me since I love rich pigmented lipsticks. I suppose the line would appeal very much to the younger throng.

Let’s talk about the shades; I’ve got Knock Out Pink, Toasted Rose and Ripe Papaya. Knock Out Pink is a deep pink with tinge of berry tone to it. Toasted Rose is a nude rosy pink – more like a my-lips-but-better kinda color. Ripe Papaya is a peach with an orange hue.

Honestly, the wear time isn’t the most ideal. The colors last two hour tops. Overall, the lipsticks are not bad. I would definitely steer the teens more towards checking these out. I, for one, am not a fan.

You might like it if…
  • You are looking for a hydrating lipstick
  • It has medium pigmentation with soft shine
  • It’s scent-free
  • The lipstick feels creamy and comfortable on the lips
You might not like it if…
  • You expect a long wear
  • It doesn’t have a rich color pay off as promised
My rating

Avon Ultra Colour Lipstick is priced at £7.5 and can be purchased online from Tasneem Avon Page. Avon offers some amazing deals each month and if you're lucky, you can get these for just £3.5. Visit the page mentioned above for more details.

What do you think about it? Have you tried it?

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  1. I like mostly pigmented lipsticks, it is not for me... Thanks for the review Sara :)

  2. OOOoooh my simply delicious colors.great review

  3. Nice review... I like medium coverage lipsticks for everyday use.. Am loving Knock out pink and ripe papaya... :)

  4. Toasted rose is damn pretty! Oh my I love the swatches and colors <3

  5. *thumbs up* for the review sara :) but do mention the prices of the products you review. what was the price of this lipstick?

    1. Hey Fatiha, prices are always mentioned in the end of each post. :)

  6. It's a disappointment they're not highly pigmented, but I have to say I think Ripe Papaya looks lovely on, a more subtle colour for every day use.

    S xo.


  7. love all the shades...simply gorgeous!

  8. these look lovely! I like ripe papaya alot


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