BEAUTY: COLOR REPORT
You’re invited to join a wine club … for your lips. These gorgeous vino shades instantly brighten your face and, thanks to blue undertones, whiten your smile.
1Get a Popsicle-stain finish (minus the brain freeze) and balm-y texture. Revlon Kiss Cushion Lip Tint in Extra Violet, $10; drugstores
2The 60-percent-oil formula treats lips to gorgeous, glossy color. Maybelline New York Color Sensational Shine Compulsion Oil-in-Lipstick in Spicy Sangria, $7; drugstores
3This silky matte shade looks amazing on dark skin tones, says celebrity makeup artist Sir John. L’Oréal Paris Colour Riche Ultra Matte Lipstick in Berry Extreme, $10; drugstores
4The rich color payoff is makeup-pro approved. The magnetic cap makes it bag-friendly. Nars Audacious Lipstick in Vera, $34; narscosmetics.com
5Apply one coat for a sheer tint. Layer on more to build up the pigment and shine. Lancôme L’Absolu Lacquer Gloss in 468 Rose Revolution, $26; lancome-usa.com
6Not all berries have to be bold. Get moisturizing shine and minimal color in this nonsticky formula. Chap Stick Total Hydration Vitamin Enriched Tinted Lip Oil in Sheer Plum, $9; Target
SMOOTH YOUR POUT
Beauty PSA: Bold lip color and dry, flaky lips are a bad combo. Before you swipe, exfoliate. Buff away dead skin with a gentle scrub once or twice a week. Try Burt’s Bees Conditioning Lip Scrub, $9; burtsbees.com.
PRO TIPFor a trendy look, try a purpleberry, says makeup artist Katie JaneHughes. Raspberry red ismore classic.