Lipstick Advice: Pucker Up In Pink This Holiday Season

December 14, 2007 by Bryn
shefinds |

The holidays are swiftly approaching, which means mistletoe will be hung in every nook and cranny. I usually avoid the poisonous berry at all costs, but this year, I’ve decided to turn a new leaf and make my lips oh-so-desirable for smooching. Instead of the same old holiday red, however, I am opting for a fresh pink shade instead. This bright new option is festive, fancy, and colorful, and it offers a fun alternative to those red lips you see year after year. 

My absolute downright favorite shade is Chanel’s Marilyn No. 81 ($25). This coral pink is flattering to just about any skin tone, and is versatile enough to be worn during the day or out at night to all of those fancy holiday parties. (Shopping hint: buy this at Saks and get free shipping through 12/21 with the code HOLIDAY7.)

Other great options are M.A.C.’s Eager ($14) or Bourjois’ Rose Perle 26 ($14). If thinking this pink is too intimidating at first, why not start out with a sheerer lip color, which will give your lips a hint of power pink without making too much of a statement. (Shopping hint: buy M.A.C. at Bloomingdale's and pay only $5 of shipping for all beauty products.)

image 

When applying, start out with a liner like Chanel’s Precision Lip Definer in Sienna ($28), then your apply your lipstick of choice, and finish up with a touch of sheer gloss (Nars Triple X Lip Gloss, $23).

From Our Partners

Learn more about RevenueStripe...

From Our Partners

Learn more about RevenueStripe...

beauty

This New Anti-Aging Eye Cream Works SO Fast It Has A 5-Star Review On Sephora

July 22, 2018 by Emily Belfiore
It doesn't get any better than THIS!

Food

The One Anti-Inflammatory Drink You Should Try This Week To Burn Stubborn Belly Fat

July 22, 2018 by Lisa Fogarty
Try This Anti-Inflammatory Drink To Burn Belly Fat

beauty

This New Dark Spot Serum Works SO Fast It Keeps Selling Out At Sephora

July 21, 2018 by Emily Belfiore
Your skin is going to look incredible!

beauty

The One Anti-Aging Tinted Moisturizer That Keeps Selling Out At Target

July 21, 2018 by Emily Belfiore
It's less than $13!

Fashion

We Found The Most Flattering Rompers Ever Under $50

July 21, 2018 by Justine Schwartz
They'll look SO cute in your closet!

Style

Treat Yourself To A Pair Of These Light Wash Jeans For Summer

July 20, 2018 by Jeanine Edwards
Every woman needs a pair.

beauty

These Are The Best Products For Frizz-Free Curls During The Summer

July 20, 2018 by Jeanine Edwards
You're welcome.
LOAD MORE
+
LOAD MORE POSTS