The 10 Best Red Lipsticks of All Time
There are no shortage of red lipsticks out there, yet only a handful of shades achieve icon status. So, what makes a red lipstick timeless? Intense, opaque color payoff, a creamy texture, and a long-wear formula that stays on without drying up and flaking on your lips are a few important requirements.
Some household names include MAC's Ruby Woo, the gateway shade for many diehard red lipstick fans, and Revlon's Revlon's Fire and Ice, an affordable orange-red color that's so popular, one bullet is sold every four minutes in the U.S.
Whether you're new to red lipstick or in the market for a new go-to shade, the most timeless red lipsticks come in a range of formulations and finishes, from creamy satin to chunky matte pencil. Ahead, a definitive list of the best red lipstick shades of all time.