Red lips will never go out of style, and are a true classic in the beauty world. Naturally, an array of red and orange lips are in for spring 2012. Seen on the runways, designers have shown a variety of hues, in matte and glossed looks, that add a fun and romantic pop. Here are some great looks to try:
Glossed vs. Matte Red lips
Gloss vs. Matte Orange lips – Tangerine Tango, Pantone Color of the Year
Confused on how to choose the right red for your skin tone?
Fair/Alabaster– a blue-based coral red looks best on those with fair skin complexion
Medium/Olive– a cranberry, true red looks best on those with medium skin complexion
Brown/Black/Dark– a burgundy or brick red looks best on those with darker skin complexion
Smashbox ‘Be Legendary Lipstick‘ features great options for all of the above skin tones, available at Sephora.com
There are also great and more budget-friendly options in the makeup section by Loreal, Revlon, Maybelline, Milani, etc. available at your local CVS, which can be fun to experiment and play around with as well!