Lately, I've been wanting to experiment with Red lipstick ! I see it all over! Seems everyone on tv, movies, red carpet, etc. is wearing it and I really want to jump on board! It's just hard to find the right shade of red. My pale skin, pink undertones and blonde hair don't help the matter.
I mean Michelle looks amazing below, why can't I give it a whirl!
Some time last week I stumbled upon Aarean's post, over at The Color Issue. Her readers gave her great ideas of some colors to try. Here are the most frequent suggestions she received:
Last week, after seeing Rachel McAdams sporting amazing red lips on GMA and Live with Kelly, I decided to tweet her sister to see if she knew.
|Source: My Pin|
You see her sister is her make-up artist. Surprisingly, she answered me. Anyone else get excited when someone actually answers your tweet? I know I do (and I know my girl Susan does!)
Here are some other's that inspire me to wear red!
Someone pretty and with great style!
|Karla from Karla's Closet thanks Kristen for the source!|
MakeupGeek also has a great post about finding the right red. Here are her Top 5
- NARS Velvet Matte Lip Pencil – “Forbidden Red”
- Revlon Matte- "Really Red"
- NYX- Round Lipstick "Snow White"
- MAC- "Viva Glam I"
- Stila Long Wear- "Lover"
Now, I don't think Red lipstick is something for everyday, but it's something I want to try at least one day! Hit follow and stay tuned as I document my search for the perfect red!
Do you wear red lipstick? If so, what's your favorite shade?