Beauty Files: How To Find Your Perfect Shade Of Red Lipstick
A classic red pout is the perfect way to add a punch to even the most simple ensemble. But with literally countless shades on the market, how is a girl to know which one is the right one? Taking your complexion into consideration and doing a little bit of research before you hit the makeup counter is a great way to get a leg up on your decision.
Shades of Red + Target Look: Cherry (youthful and bright), Cranberry (sophisticated), Wine (dark and moody)
Shades of Red + Target Look: Orange-Red (vivid, make a statement), Blackberry (subtle and moody)
Shades of Red + Target Look: Tangerine (bold), Maroon (elegant, mature), Raspberry (bright and young)
For more of a broad approach to narrowing down the perfect shade of classic red, we love this chart by Illamasqua that leads right to your perfect shade of rouge, tips included.