Shiseido Rouge Rouge Lipsticks

Shiseido Shades of Red

In the spirit of holiday parties, New Year’s Eve, Wedding, Birthday and everything-else-in-between season, I wanted to do a red lipstick post, especially given that I have 50 shades of red in my collection (Ok, not quite, but getting there)!

Shiseido Rouge Rouge Lipstick

Read on to see 3 different Shiseido lipsticks with different undertones, but similar in effect of being strikingly bright!

Shiseido Rouge Rouge in RD 501 Ruby Copper | CA$35

Rouge Rouge line of lipsticks has “16 beautiful red shades for every mood”. The colours actually range from pinks to reds to browns.

Shiseido RD 501 Ruby Copper

  • Shiseido Rouge Rouge is a creamy matte finish lipstick
  • It’s easy to wear, and non drying – the formula contains hyaluronic acid for moisturized lips
  • Gorgeous black magnetic case type of packaging

Shiseido RD 501 Lip Swatch

RD 501 Ruby Copper shade is a warm type of red. It brings out the warmth of my skintone a lot more prominently, and makes me look bright! The most stand-out thing about Rouge Rouge is the comfortable formula. It is a creamy matte – not drying in the least bit!

Shiseido Rouge Rouge in RD 620 Curious Cassis | CA$35

This one is another shade of the Rouge Rouge collection. It’s more on the darker spectrum of reds, and has a brown-red tinge to it.

Shiseido RD 620 Curious Cassis

On my medium deep skin colour, this is actually a good dark “nude” more than a red!

Shiseido RD 620 Lip Swatch

I struggle to find nude lipcolours for myself, and this red based brown does not wash me out, is not too brown, and not too red. A lovely smokey red!

Shiseido Perfect Rouge in RD 514 | CA$35

Shiseido Reds in the Perfect Rouge Collection are described as “Intense Colour, Full Lips”.

Shiseido RD 514

  • These shades are a creamy finish, and extremely comfortable and long wearing
  • The wear is amazing – long lasting with minimal transfer
  • The opacity of the red is quite intense
  • The packaging is black again, and shuts well, but is not magnetic

I have the shade RD 514 which is a deep and cool-toned red. I think this is really flattering on my warm tone skin colour despite it being a cool toned red.

Shiseido RD 514 Lip Swatch

I usually prefer cool tones reds to offset the golden yellow undertone of my skin, and this one is my perfect creamy red!


Here are all the 3 shades swatched side by side:

Shiseido Rouge Rouge Lipsticks Swatch

Price point wise, these lipsticks are on the expensive spectrum, but not luxury pricing. The formula, and packaging are wonderful to use. Although these tubes are pricey, I can say that you will enjoy wearing them!

Shiseido Rouge Rouge Lipsticks

The links to all the Shiseido lipsticks can be found below:

At Sephora

At Hudson’s Bay

At Shiseido 

So, those are the 3 reds in my Shiseido arsenal. This is the first time I have tried lip swatches, so let me know if you liked it or found it useful!

Happy Holidays!

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Disclaimer: This is not a sponsored post. All opinions are personal and honest. There are no affiliate links in this post. I received these lipsticks as PR gifts, but was not obligated to write a review.

5 thoughts on “Shiseido Shades of Red

  1. Trupti Pandya says:

    Beautiful and well explained or rather expressed with right pictures.. looks good on your full lips.. lovely shades of lip colour..looks perfect texture of all lipsticks..

    Liked by 1 person

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