A Red Lip for Valentine’s Day

The perfect red lip is an instant confidence booster. With millions of shades of red to choose from, you can find one for everyone outfit. Valentine’s Day is next week but I like to get in the spirit early. These 6 shades are just a sample of what I have in my beauty collection.

Red lipsticks

  1. Rimmel London, Lasting Finish by Kate in 01 (Made in England), $6.98
  2. LancĂ´me Color Fever in 151 MF056 (Made in Spain)
  3. Maybelline SuperStay 14hour Lipstick in 060 Continuous Cranberry (Made in USA)
  4. Smashbox in Be Legendary (Made in Canada), $25.00
  5. Nars matte Vesuvio (Made in USA), $35.00
  6. Make Up For Ever Artist Rouge Mat M402 Red Brick ( Made in Italy), $27.00



Here are the 6 swatches on my white skin.


The same lipstick on my step-daughter’s gorgeous tan Guyanese/Filipino skin.

We both agreed that shade #2 was the most orangy-red where shade #3 and #5 were true deep reds.

What shade of red will you choose?