Valentine's Day: Five Red Lipsticks To Try Tomorrow
A bold red lipstick has the ability to uplift and enhance your look instantly and what better occasion to wear a red lipstick than on Valentine’s Day? We round up our top picks
Valentine’s Day is just a day away but it’s not too late to decide your makeup look. While a bold red lip may not be your go-to colour on a daily basis, it will most certainly elevate your look this Valentine’s Day. It could be that you have a dinner date with bae or you might be heading to dinner with the girls, or you may just be hanging with your buds at home; but let us tell you this, there’s a red lipstick for every occasion.
And so, we went on a mission to hunt down some of the best red lipsticks of all time for the occasion of Valentine’s Day. It’s still not too late to head out and get your hands on one of these fabulous red lip colours for Valentine’s Day and the season ahead.
1. Tom Ford – The Crowd Pleaser
Tom Ford’s classic red has blue under tones, which means it goes well with a variety of skin tones. The lip colour in Cherry Lush is packaged in the most luxurious way, you’ll want it to last forever. This Tom Ford beauty doesn’t come cheap so make sure you save it for all your special occasions.
2. MAC – For every occasion
There probably no woman or beauty blogger who hasn’t put Mac’s Russian Red to the test. The colour is oh so versatile and its matte factor means it will last all night long. Use with a matching lip liner to line your lips and enjoy your date without worrying about your lip colour moving out of place.
3. Chanel – The Classic
No matter what your choice of beauty looks, you will always need a classic red lipstick in your makeup bag, and Chanel’s alluring lip colour in pirate is our top pick. It comes in a sleek casing finished with gold enamel and has been a favourite in the beauty world for as long as we can remember
4. Nars – The Showstopper
The Nars red lip colour in Heat Wave is a semi-matte formula which is a go-to for many. We call it the showstopper because it is not just red but it has hints of orange embedded in the shade. This is a right hue that will make you stand out from the crowd, especially on Valentine’s Day.
5. Estee Lauder – The Go Getter
The Estee Lauder signature Hydra Lustre in Rich Red screams nothing but boss lady vibes. You’ll let him know who’s boss from the first date! The lipstick has a creamy rich texture and the formula makes it one of our top picks.
And so, whether you’re heading out on your first date or grabbing a quick bite with the girls, a good red lipstick will elevate your look instantly!