Lipsticks come in varying shades and intensities, just like our beautifully different skin tones. No matter what your outfit is, right lipstick shades can add that extra zing to your look. With a plethora of options to choose from, picking the right lipstick colour code can be mind-boggling. A peachy pink can add a hit of coyness to your look while a wine pout can instantly make your look party-ready. This season, find that true match for your pout with some of the most talked-about lipsticks from the best brands. Read on to find your signature colour code lipstick for the season:
1. MAC Retro Matte Lipstick Ruby Woo
Rihanna claimed her loyalty to MAC Ruby Woo, and ever since, we’ve fallen head over heels for this lipstick. This one remains the most iconic in the MAC collection, and we don’t doubt why. A super matte finish coupled with a magical red that suits almost every Indian skin tone, Ruby Woo remains a blessing in disguise!
Style Tip: A hot red tint in your lipstick collection is essential and would go perfectly with a classic little black dress. Use this shade to brighten up your mood on any day instantly. If you love wearing ethnic clothes, you can also pair this bold red with a shimmering golden saree to wear to a wedding.
2.Clinique Pop Matte Lip Colour + Primer – Flame Pop
Clinique Pop Matte Lip Colour does as mentioned. It makes your lips pop with rich pigments, infused into a luxurious cream formula. The liquid lipstick boasts properties of a primer that offers unmatched hydration for a healthy pout. A single swipe of Clinique tomato red tone shade and you’re spared frequent re-applications! This lipstick colour code is perfect if you have fair to wheatish skin tone and want a lip colour that stands out.
Style Tip: Since you’re applying this bold shade, make sure you go easy on the eyes to balance it out. Just mascara and a beige eyeshadow would go a long way.
3. Lakme Absolute Sculpt Matte Lipstick – Wild Berry
If you asked us the trick to achieving fuller lips, we’d suggest you get your hands on a rich berry shade. Deep tones like Lakme’s Wild Berry give your lips a flawless, sculpted look. The product has a rich matte, long-lasting finish. Its gamut of super-hydrating ingredients is enough to give any lip balm a run for its money. It works like magic on wheatish to dusky complexions.
Style Tip: This colour works well as a day-to-night look, so you can wear this with both formal clothing (think formal white shirt with black trousers) or for an evening dinner. Pair this lipstick with soft blush cheeks and eyeshadow to complete this look.
4. BEYU Women’s Pure Color And Stay Lipstick – Aloha Coral
Let vibrant be your goal, even if it’s a gloomy Monday! Get the Beyu Aloha Coralon board and fix a date with your most colourful ensembles. This one beats the clock with its high staying power; re-applications? We’re done with those! Easy gliding, matte-finish, hydrated lips for a smile that will take anyone’s breath away! If you have a medium skin tone, this one needs to top your list.
Style Tip: A red lip does not always have to be bold. If you apply a moisturising balm on your lips before wearing this red, It will create a more natural and stained look. This trick works wonders if you are wearing it during the daytime.
5.Faces Glam On Velvet Matte Lipstick – Sunset
Get a finish that’s as smooth as velvet with the Faces Glam On lipstick in soothing sunset. Providing intense hydration with Vitamin E, the lip colour for women nourishes while it colours! Packed in a compact bullet, you can rest assured that this one will prove loyal as you go on from AM to PM. Dusky beauties, take note of this super nude! You can wear this colour to work no matter the colour of your outfit. The warm brown lip shade comes with a satin-smooth finish that makes it easy to apply.
Style Tip: Pair the lipstick up with a brown eyeliner for a monochromatic makeup look. Pair it with a casual kurta set in shades of cream to really bring the attention to your lip colour.
6. Maybelline Color Sensational The Loaded Bolds Lipstick – Fierce Fuchsia
- –If bold, unapologetic colour is what you’re going for, this fuschia colour is sure to top your list of favourites. And it can’t get bolder than Maybelline’s Color Sensational The Loaded Bolds Lipstick in Maybelline Fierce Fuchsia. A creamy clay base evenly coats for smooth coverage. If you have a fair skin tone, this high-impact lipstick colour code should be your go-to shade! To highlight this colour, wear it over a layer of concealer on the lips.
Style Tip: You can nail this look at an evening date by pairing this lip with a smokey eye and highlighter for a glamorous look.
7. Lakme 9 to 5 Primer + Matte Lip Colour – Crimson Cue
If you’re a beginner into the world of makeup and want something subtle you can experiment with before you try out more vibrant shades, this is the right shade for you. Crimson Cue colour, it is perfectly suited for Indian skin tones. This lipstick gives you a smooth and creamy finish so that your lips don’t crease and you don’t have to keep reapplying your lipstick!
Style tip: Since this shade works as a neutral palette, you can wear it for your office as well as a casual day with friends. Make sure you go bold on your eyes and highlight them with liner and mascara to complete your look.
Get ready to nourish and colour your lips with the best lipsticks. There’s a shade out there for every skin tone! You can also read up our blog The Prettiest Red Lipstick Shades For Indian Skin Tones where we have list red lipstick shades that work wonders on Indian skin tones.
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