Sunday, February 12th, 2012

5 Radiant Red Lipsticks for Valentine’s Day

There are so many fantastic reds available on the market these days, but I managed to narrow it down to this list of five that I think would make an incredible ruby red pout for Valentine’s Day.

  1. NYX Too Chic — subtly blue-based red with a semi-matte finish
  2. Guerlain Liu — glossy semi-opaque red with pink
  3. MAC Ruby Woo — blue-based, matte, not budging
  4. NARS Mascate — matte, deep red with very subtle cool undertones
  5. MAC Prolong — subtly blue-based red with a natural sheen

What’s your favorite red lipstick for Valentine’s Day?

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17 thoughts on “5 Radiant Red Lipsticks for Valentine’s Day

  1. Guerlain Rouge Automatique in 120 Coque d’Or! My boyfriend is very tolerant about my makeup experiment (heck, he likes the wackiest nail polishes I have), but he can’t stand most lip colors (that’s just on his radar of too much makeup). I tried Coque d’Or on and tentatively showed my face in front of him. To my surprise this one got green light! I got it a couple of days ago and I’ll probably wear it for V Day.

  2. Jenny

    MAC Viva Glam I. Every time I try a new shade I always just wind up coming back to this one because it is perfection for me.

  3. Xero

    My favorite red ever is Hot Coral from the Revlon Moondrops line. It’s bright and lovely, and it doesn’t age me like most reds tend to do.

    I might consider wearing something a little pinker for Valentine’s Day though…I haven’t worn Maybelline’s Flame yet.

  4. Nicole

    For me, MACs Barcelona Red look best on my. So this would be my choise.

  5. LK

    I will be rocking Runaway Red this V-Day!!!

  6. Maybelline red revival is my fave at the moment. I don’t my order for runaway red from mac will be n by tuesday :/

  7. Tish

    My favorite red is Giorgio Armani’s Rouge D’Armani Lipstick #402.

    Some might say it’s more of a berry color, but with my complexion it comes of the perfect red for me!

  8. Oh Chanel… getting rid of the best red on Earth. Sigh…

  9. Vanessa

    Just picked up Ruby Woo for v-day so fabulous it looks great not to bold and not to dim just a perfect red

  10. Any Dolce and Gabanna lipstick in red

  11. Lina

    I can’t believe you didn’t include Guerlain’s Gigolo!