“A smile is the best makeup anyone can wear” Marilyn Monroe
As much as we agree with Marilyn we all know that a girl’s best friend can often be her go-to lipstick to provide that extra little boost in confidence and smile enhancement.
Like many make-up items, it’s easy to get stuck in a lipstick rut, with one particular shade that we gravitate to day in and day out. It’s true, some shades can look better on certain skin tones, and if you’ve found the perfect color for you, go on and rock it! However there’s nothing more refreshing than daring to don a new shade on your next night out.
We’ve put our lipstick loving heads together and compiled a list of our current five favorite lipsticks, all perfect for transitioning from summer to autumn, in case you’re ready to give a new one a go:
Australian brand Lipstick Queen has taken the make-up world by storm with their gorgeous textures and mouth watering colors. The Saint Lipstick is a beautiful range of pink, nude and neutral lipsticks perfect for bringing out that inner Mad Men style. We love the shade Pinky Nude… Brigitte Bardot eat your heart out.
Secret Salma is a deep rose plum lipstick, perfect for sultry summer nights or transitioning into crisp autumn months, this Charlotte Tilbury lipstick simply oozes sophistication. As well as being one of our favorite shades the packaging of these lipsticks is ultra glam, we’re completely besotted.
This classic red shade from MAC is perfect for getting your Dita glam on. This very matte vivid blue-red lipstick is straight out of the Golden Age of Hollywood, perfect for any red carpet loving and champagne sipping feminista.
Stefania is a vibrant pink shade which is long-wearing with a delightful silky formula that glides on effortlessly. Perfect for the fun loving gal looking to add a pop of color to her outfit.
Give us more of that beach life! This orange-toned shade looks wonderful on olive and darker skin stones, or anyone sporting a healthy summer tan – so wear it while you still can! Throw this lippie in your clutch bag, put on those strappy sandals and head off to that tropical destination!
So why not give one of our 5 favorite lipstick shades of the moment a try? That pout of yours may end up loving one of these new colors.