Most Popular

Ever since Aishwarya Rai Bachchan debuted her purple pout on the Cannes red carpet, the world has been divided into two kinds of people—people who lurved her look and people who hated her purple-bluish lips with a vengeance.

So, we at Cosmo decided to give this colour a try, and see if it can work on mere mortals like us.

Advertisement - Continue Reading Below

We took the Inglot lipstick in 281 (INR 1,050) for a test run—the closest shade we could find to match Aishwarya's red carpet lips. And here's what the team really thinks of it!

Most Popular

Mahima Agarwal, Social Media Manager: "I was a little skeptical about the shade in the beginning, but I guess it grows on you—perfect for days when you want to tell the world 'IDGAF!' without having to say it.

Saumyaa Vohra, Features Writer: "If this lipstick was created with the intention of doing a glamorous-Barney-the-dinosaur thing, it's working."

Meghna Sharma, Features Editor: "I didn't actually mind that shade on Aishwarya, I think this is the first time she's experimented with her look, and we should cut her some slack. However, on me, not so much. I would only wear it if I were in a Nicki Minaj video, not in real life!"

Priyadarshini Kohli, National Sales Head: "I don't think purple is that bad a shade! If you team it with the right clothes, am sure one can pull it off."

Zunaili Malik, Fashion Stylist: "I suddenly have a lot of respect for Aishwarya for wearing this shade on the red carpet, 'coz frankly, I think it looks hideous on me!"

What do you think?

Celebrity
Share
You Have Gotta See These Behind-the-Scenes Pictures of Deepika Padukone's Debut Appearance on The Ellen DeGenres Show
Woah!
Celebrity
Share
Here are Some of the FUNNIEST Reactions to Salman Khan's Acquittal in the Arms Act Case
"BREAKING NEWS: Salman Khan Found Guilty...of Being Innocent"
Celebrity
Share
Priyanka Chopra Bags People's Choice Award...Again!
Way to go, girl!
Celebrity
Share
5 Bollywood On-Screen Pairs to Look Forward to in 2017
What do you think about #3?
Celebrity
Share
Deepika Padukone, Angelina Jolie, Johnny Depp and Other Celebs Who Regretted Getting Inked...
...post a #BadBreakUp
Celebrity
Share
9 Ridiculous Things Hrithik, Salman, Ranveer and Other Bollywood Celebs Once Told Cosmo
#ThrowbackThursday
Celebrity
Share
Here are the Educational Qualifications of Priyanka, Alia, Deepika and Other Bollywood Celebs
Do they even have a high-school diploma?
Celebrity
Share
Sonam Kapoor Opens Up About Gender Pay Gap in Bollywood on Koffee With Karan
This time , it was not about someone's looks or outfit.
Celebrity
Share
This is the Most Kissed Celebrity on Koffee With Karan
P.S. It is not a hot actress like you think it is
Celebrity
Share
In My Head, I've Amazing Babies With Vin Diesel: Deepika Padukone
"Well, there's no smoke without fire!"