Untrieds Month: Revlon Facets of Fuchsia

7:45 PM Laura 15 Comments

For my triumphant return, I bring you the second Revlon copycat I promised (see Anna, I told you there were two).

Revlon Facets of Fuchsia

I'm sure most of you know by now that this is a supposed dupe for Deborah Lippmann Bad Romance. We'll do the comparisons at the end of the post.

Now, I decided to wear this matte, but I only took one picture of it because of course, the sun was being ridiculous. So then I put topcoat on it and I think I like it better that way. This was after a whole day of wear, though, so keep that in mind.

Look ma, I got some sun!

This is 3 coats. Facets of Fuchsia has a very dark charcoal-brown base that is almost black, and fuchsia glitter made up of small circles and larger hexagons. It's quite pretty, really. I know some people layer it over darker polish to conserve it and make removal easier, but it wasn't terribly difficult. I do think it would look really smexy over a shimmering purple-burgundy color, though.

The formula was great, really easy to manage and the glitter didn't need a lot of manipulating to look evenly distributed. What can I say, it's a fabulous polish!

And now, here are some comparisons with it's doppelganger, Bad Romance. Since I am cheap and not in possession of this glorious beauty, let me refer you a comparison by Kayla Shevonne, here.

That's actually the only comparison I could find when I googled for them, but I feel like there must be more out there. Anyway, I feel like the differences are totally negligible and Facets of Fuchsia is a great dupe for Bad Romance. How about you?


  1. I own it, and I'm in the middle of painting my nails this color - I usually blog between coats. This is the third time I wore it since I bought it. I absolutely love it! Thank god for this dupe. I'm loving the dark bases with big glitter polishes!

  2. Welcome back! What a great polish to return with! I still have yet to try this one myself.

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    Oh God, that took forever.

  4. This is a great one and I actually like it better than the DL Bad Romance. The Revlon has more glitter and different shaped glitter which DLBR does not have any hex shaped glitter.

  5. I have this, but it is still in my untrieds bin! It looks lovely on you!

  6. So glad you are back! But I don't like this glitter fest-it's all over the blog world! I must be the only one who doesn't get it!

  7. This is so pretty! I love that it is only 3 coats.

  8. I dunno that I necessarily care about it being a dupe - it's a gorgeous polish all on its own, which is enough for me! :D Three coats looks great, but oh, the glitter...I had a hard time scrubbing off two ._.

  9. @Anna: LOL, what is that supposed to be!?

    @beachgal: Yeah, I think this one might actually be better!

    @Polish and Charms: Use it! It's fantastic!

    @Fingers: You are so strange! I can't believe you don't like glitter.

  10. YAY!!! you are back....
    I need to try this one already, still sitting with the 100+ untrieds LOL I have a shopping problem :-P

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