The Best Hair and Makeup of All Time:
The Red Lip: An American Classic
It's impossible to speak of red lipstick without mentioning Marilyn Monroe, whose trademark rouge lip was as synonymous as the icon herself. While the jury is still out on whether or not gentlemen prefer blondes, there's no denying that Monroe's signature pout continues to influence the '50s-inspired beauty looks of today.
Evangeline Lilly swept onto the red carpet at The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug premiere in a black slightly sheer Alberta Ferretti gown with a lace overlay and tiers of tulle at the skirt, keeping all accessories to a minimum, save for studs and a gold bracelet.