The Six Lipsticks Every Makeup Lover Needs in Their Collection

The Six Lipsticks Every Makeup Lover Needs in Their Collection


Written by guest author Carina Ortiz

Time to shelf those vampy inspired lips and break out those fresh new hues—spring is here! As college students, we don’t have the funds to splurge on the new Jeffree Star lipsticks or Anastasia’s new collection, but don’t worry my fellow makeup aficionados; I’ve gathered both spring and summer inspired shades that are sure to bring that pop of color into any look.

 

1. NYX Liquid Suede Lipstick in “Life’s a Beach”

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Price: $7.00

Finish: Matte

Where to find : Ulta, Target, nyxcosmetics.com

Description: Whoever said that Barbie pink is dead was terribly mistaken. This color is suitable for many different skin tones and will make you feel like the epitome of summer.

 

2. Revlon’s “Rum Raisin”

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Price: $4.99

Finish: Satin

Where to find: Target, Ulta, CVS

Description: Rum Raisin is the perfect brick-red color with a touch of brown that will create a timeless look perfect for a night out.

3. Wet N Wild’s “Just Peachy”

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Price: $1.99

Finish: Matte

Where to find: Target, Walmart, Walgreens

Description: Is this peachy or coral? A blend of both, this shade complements a variety of skin tones while adding a subtle pinkish nude to any look.

 

4. Colourpop’s “Creeper”

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Price: $6.00 (plus shipping)

Finish: Matte

Where to find: Colourpop.com

Description: If you’re looking for the perfect dupe for Kylie’s #22 shade then this is it! This shade is a “classic blue toned red” with a pop of neon orange.

 

5. NYC’s “Old Hollywood Red”

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Price: $2.00

Finish: Matte

Where to find: Any drugstore

Description: This shade lives up to its name without a doubt. NYC’s Old Hollywood Red lets you channel your inner Daisy Buchanan.

 

6. Wet n Wild’s “Bare It All”

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Price: $1.99

Finish: Matte

Where to find: Target, Walmart

Description: Lastly, the perfect spring-summer nude. This shade is essential whether it’s for a night out or a natural daytime look. Pair this lipstick with a brown lip liner for a darker look or a bright pink lip liner for a summer effect.

Now that you know about these six killer lip colors, go out and try one. Step outside your comfort zone, add some new lip colors to your life and watch your collection grow!

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