10 Best & Brightest Lip Colors For Fall
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Read My Lips1 of 11
By Rachel Hayes
Dolce & Gabbana, Missoni, Prada—these are just a few of the fashion shows that showcased sultry, bold lip looks for the fall season. From glossy and bright to stained and subdued, notice-me lips are the definitive beauty statement right now.
Get Red-y2 of 11
If you find red lips intimidating, then ease into the look with Laura Mercier's new, wax-free moisturizing lipstick. This wearable red gives lips a sexy, just-bitten effect.
SHOP NOW: Laura Mercier Rouge Nouveau Weightless Lip Colour in Sexy, $24
French Kiss3 of 11
For a richer, deeper wine-stained lip look, try this versatile shade—the hydrating formula is buildable, so you can layer it on to intensify the hue.
SHOP NOW: Vôtre Vu French Kiss Moisture Rich Lipstick in Margaux, $23
Fine Wine4 of 11
This rich shade is the epitome of urban chic. It looks dark in the tube, but imparts a gorgeous wine hue with just the right amount of light-reflecting sheen.
SHOP NOW: Lancome L'Absolu Rouge Lipcolor in Prune Desire, $30
Molten Metallic5 of 11
Combining the cream coverage of a lipstick and the high shine of a gloss, this new lip lacquer gives your kisser a glasslike metallic finish.
It's the Balm6 of 11
If you prefer to keep things light, then a sheer tinted lip balm—like this new shade by Covergirl—is one of our favorite bargain buys. The non-sticky formula gives lips a hint of scarlet sheen.
SHOP NOW: Covergirl Lipslicks Smoochies Lip Balm in Text Me, $5
Red Velvet7 of 11
For a moisturizing red lip that's not too glossy, not too matte, try Clé de Peau Beauté's new lipstick, which contains argan tree oil to help soften and nourish.
In the Pink8 of 11
This bright fuchsia offers a gorgeous semi-matte finish that's creamy and comfortable.
SHOP NOW: Givenchy Le Rouge in Vibrant Fuchsia 205, $36
Plump It Up9 of 11
Craft curvier lips with this ultra conditioning balm spiked with plumping technology and a rich red satin stain. The lip tint dilates your blood vessels to make lips appear pillowlike, but it’s also packed with vitamins A, C, and E and mango butter to drench them in all-day moisture, making your plumper pout softer and smoother, too.
Welcome Matte10 of 11
To get a dramatic matte finish with just a hint of sheen, try this product by Becca. The brand's latest shade for fall? A deep merlot called Antoinette.
SHOP NOW: Becca Ultimate Matte Lip Colour in Antoinette, $24
Power Player11 of 11
This saturated brick-red shade may look high-maintenance, but the creamy, long-lasting formula actually makes it a cinch to wear.
SHOP NOW: Urban Decay Revolution Lipstick in F-Bomb, $22