Great worn alone if you have fair skin or as a light-reflecting topcoat if you have darker skin. Either way this shimmery melon lip color is a steal. Fling, $3; walgreens.com.
2. Lancôme L'Absolu Rouge
Sophisticated and creamy, this warm beige-pink is the perfect nude for fair to medium skin tones. Rich Cashmere, $29; saks.com.
3. NARS Lipstick
A staple shade in almost every makeup artist's kit, this barely there hue looks amazing-and surprisingly natural-on every skin tone. Dolce Vita, $24; narscosmetics.com.
4. Maybelline Color Lipstick
The color is very similar to Nars's Dolce Vita, but it's a little less sheer and a bit more pink. Warm Me Up, $8; drugstore.com.
5. Sonia Kashuk Luxury Lip Color
Hovering between pink and orange, this warm neutral is a great everyday color that's best for fair to medium skin tones. Nectar, $9; target.com.
6. Clarins Rouge Prodige Lipstick
A vibrant tangerine that looks gorgeous on anyone with even a hint of warmth in her skin. Sunset, $24; clarins.com.
7. L'Oréal Colour Riche Lipcolour
As the name implies, its red is true: Not too warm and not too cool. True Red, $9; cvs.com.
8. Chanel Rouge Allure
Another works-on-everyone red, this stunning crimson is packed with pigment. Audace, $32; chanel.com.
9. L'Oréal Colour Riche Lipcolour
Fair skin? Dab it on lightly for a natural stain. On dark skin, it looks neutral, even straight from the tube. Spice, $9; cvs.com.
10. Bobbi Brown Lip Color
Warm and sheer, this creamy chestnut is the makeup pro's go-to hue for dark skin. Chocolate, $22; bobbibrown.com.
11. CoverGirl Cheekers Blush
A shimmering peach—and the closest shade to NARS's legendarily flattering Orgasm that we could find at the drugstore. Rose Silk, $5; cvs.com.
12. Chanel Joues Contraste Powder Blush
A pop of pink with a subtle sparkle. Pink Explosion, $43; chanel.com.
13. Redpoint Airbrush Effects Blushwhip
This milky rose-especially flattering on fairer complexions-makes you look like you've been running through the fields of Ireland. Vida, $14; redpointbeauty.com.
14. Stila Custom Color Blush
Don't let the bold color deceive you. This punchy pink adjusts to your skin so it doesn't look quite so bright. FYI: A little goes a long way-be sure to tap your brush before you apply it.
15. MAC Powder Blush
No wonder pros reach for this reddish-pink shade when working with dark-skinned celebrities: It shows up nicely, providing a gorgeous glow without a gray cast. Raizin, $19; maccosmetics.com.
16. NARS Orgasm Illuminator
A new liquid version of the company's best-selling color, which imparts a warm, peachy glow. $29; narscosmetics.com.
17. Dior 5-Color Palette
More forgiving than black, silver takes the tough edge off a smoky eye. Smoky Design, $58; sephora.com.
18. L'Oreal HIP Duo Shadow
Two shades that are amazing on all, in one shimmery duo. Wicked, $8; drugstore.com