Rimmel Apocalips #102 Nova

Thursday, 12 December 2013

I've seen the new rimmel apocolips EVERYWHERE in the blogging world. They've been so popular and, although I'm not normally a gloss lover, of course I ended up caving. I found myself at the rimmel stand in boots with a hand decorated in every shade from pink to red imaginable! Eventually I  decided on #102 Nova.
So I was seriously impressed with the range of shades available! Each and every one produced a glossy, extremely pigmented colour which made it even harder to choose! In terms of the formula, I do find this to be a little sticky. As I said before, I'm not one for glosses and this is probably why I'm not so keen on the finish, but the colour and pigmentation is absolutely perfect. I also love the applicator as it's the perfect size and bends slightly to catch every angle. It has a little dip in the middle which catches product, meaning you don't have to keep loading up the brush. If you like a glossy finish (and this is one of the glossiest I've seen!) then this is perfect for you! It definitely deserves a place in my collection and I'd even consider ubuying one of the reds to try out as they look GORGEOUS, but I've come to the conclusion that I'm more of a matte girl myself.

16 comments :

  1. This looks gorgeous, I love the colour I'm not keen on sticky glosses though. x

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  2. These formulas are amazing - they feel so wonderful to wear and fade really well too. This is a very pretty shade! Xx

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  3. I only have one but I do love it for a bold look

    Carrieanne x

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  4. I've heard so much about these but have yet to buy one! This shade looks lovely :)
    x
    thegirlsnextdooruk.blogspot.co.uk

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  5. That is very pretty on you!

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  6. Rimmel Apocolips are AMAZING and such good value for money! This colour is really pretty. The shade range of the entire line is amazing!

    Sharlotte

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  7. The shade is gorgeous and just suits you so so well

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    Helen

    x

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  8. I have the nude one and love it, xoxo.

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  9. This colour is so beautiful it really suits you!
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  10. I prefer matte too and didn't really get on with the one I bought (Galaxy, I think?) but this colour does look really pretty on you!

    Jodie Marie
    à la Jode

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  11. You have such a gorgeous blog design, and you're so pretty xx

    I love the look of this shade, it's a really lovely and wearable shade x

    Gemma ♥ | Miss Makeup Magpie

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  12. ahh I love this, suits you so well

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  13. Whoa! This color does wonders. Sure, it looks great on the applicator but I don't think I would have liked it as much if I hadn't seen it on. I've wanted to buy Apocalips for a long time now, but have hesitated for some reason. After seeing this now, I'm definitely going out to buy this...probably in this exact color haha. Thanks for the review!

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  14. I'm not a big fan of this Rimmel Lipgloss/Stains, but this color really does look very pretty, I may have to make an impluse purchase and buy it. Thanks for the great review :)

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  15. Lovely post! I had a number of these and I agree about the pigmentation. You can use them really effectively as a stain and the dry matte. :) I really like them! :)

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