“They’re Real Red On!” lip tint by Benefit Cosmetics comes in a compact square black single-shade palette with bevel edges. The lip color itself has a creative lip pattern on it. The palette conveniently houses an applicator brush and a small mirror. We found the design of the product to be very unique.
This lip tint has a creamy texture.
“They’re Real Red On!” lip color does not have any particular smell.
This product is available in one color only: “universally flattering red shade.”
Using the applicator brush, start by contouring the lips with the lip color. Fill in the space within the contoured lips with product and let rest for a couple of minutes.
When we tested the “They’re Real Red On!” lip tint we noticed how easy it was to apply. The creamy texture of the lip color along with the gentle brush allowed for easy and mess-free application. We only needed one layer to coat the lips fully.
The lip color is a universal shade of red that is suitable for day as well as night make-up. And the finish is completely matte. The “They’re Real Red On!” felt very lightweight on the lips. It also had a long staying power and was more or less transfer-proof.
We realized after several uses that for optimal results, it is best to let the lip color dry for a few minutes on the lips to avoid smudging. “They’re Real Red On!” lip tint did not dry the lips and provided some moisturizing power due to its creamy texture.
“They’re Real Red On!” by Benefit Cosmetics retails at an average market price of $26/1.2g. This product is pricier than other similar products in the same range like Urban Decay’s “Low-Fi Lip Mousse” which sells at $22/3.5g and Clinique’s “Pop Lip Shadow” which retails at $19.5/1.2g.