Envious of women with the confidence to rock a bold, red lip? Me too! Dubbed the ‘sexiest’ shade in history, it’s a transformative makeup trend that instantly looks modern, chic and a little bit bad-ass (think Rhianna, Marilyn Monroe and Gwen Stefani).
If (like me) you’ve been thinking about spicing up your beauty routine with a hot red hue then first read these simple red lipstick rules (as spoken by some top notch makeup artists).
Choosing the right shade:
Note: According the makeup artist Rae Morris, bright lips can enhance redness, so make sure all blemishes are perfectly camouflaged.