Find the Perfect Red Lipstick to Flatter Your Complexion

Find the Perfect Red Lipstick to Flatter Your Complexion
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Have you ever spotted a red lipstick you loved on your friend, but when you tried it on yourself, the effect wasn't quite right? We hear you!

A bold red lip is such a classic look, but we the struggle of finding that perfect shade of crimson to flatter your complexion all too well. That's why we enlisted the expertise of celebrity makeup artists to help us find a complementary color for every skin tone! For example, if you're tan with warm undertones like Rihanna, you can pull off orange-based hues much easier than others with cooler complexions. The star's makeup artist Mylah Morales chose the MAC lipstick in So Chaud ($16; for her, and we're also loving the effect of Bobbi Brown's Scotch on the Rocks Lip Color ($26;, and Tom Ford's Lip Color in Wild Ginger ($50;

And we have even more red lip picks right this way! Click through our gallery to find your perfect match.

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