Trend to Try: Orange Lips

Maybelline’s Sensational Vivids Lipstick
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Trend to Try: Orange Lips

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Lupita Nyong'o

Lupita Nyong'o
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If there's one thing we love about newcomer Lupita Nyong'o, it's her penchant for attention-grabbing color. We spoke to her makeup artist Nick Barose about how to get her sparkling bronze lip look.

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Orange Lips
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"I stained her mouth with red Diorific lipstick in Dolce Vita ($36; dior.com) and then I added the shimmery bronzy Dior Addict Gloss in Parasdise ($30; sephora.com) on the center of lips for added drama," Barose tells us.

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On the Rag & Bone Runway

Rag & Bone Orange Lips
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For Rag amp Bone's spring/summer debut, the head-turning lip trend was something of a first. "We decided to go with a bold lip because it fit so well with the clothes this season," Revlon's Global Artistic Director Gucci Westman tells us.

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Orange Lips
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Westman sent models down the catwalk donning Revlon Super Lustrous Lipstick in Carnival ($8; available in drugstores this April).

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Drew Barrymore

Drew Barrymore
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A cheery coral shade, such as the one Drew Barrymore showed off at the People's Choice Awards, is perfect for transitioning into spring. Keep reading to shop her exact shade.

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Get the Look

FLOWER Kiss Stick Lip Color
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Barrymore's velvety matte pout was courtesy of FLOWER Kiss Stick Lip Color in Get to the Poinsettia ($7; walmart.com), a creamy shade straight out of her very own collection.

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On Prabal Gurung's Runway

Prabal Gurung
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Hoping to achieve "a twist on a modern mannequin look," makeup pro Charlotte Tilbury channeled '50s glam for Prabal Gurung's warm weather collection, opting for slightly overdrawn shapes in striking orange hues.

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MAC Orange Lipmix
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After using MAC's Pro Longwear Lip Pencil in What a Blast ($20; maccosmetics.com) to define and contour, Tilbury blended the brand's eye-catching Orange Lipmix cream ($15; maccosmetics.com) over the entire lip to finish.

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Claire Danes

Claire Danes
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Incorporating a fresh contrast to her elegant Dior ensemble, makeup artist Matin Maulawizada made sure the star's vibrant pout took center stage. "I wanted to give her a new version of what the Dior showroom models wore when Mr. Dior was designing," he tells us. "So we concentrated on the gorgeous orange-red Dior lipstick."

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Dior Lipstick in Rendez-Vous
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A few swipes of Rouge Dior Lipstick in Rendez-Vous($34; dior.com) provided Danes with a smooth yet fiery finish.

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Karlie Kloss

Orange Lips
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If anyone can inspire us to give the electric hue a try, it's fashion icon Karlie Kloss. At a recent DKNY runway show, makeup artist Charlotte Willer complemented the models' dewy complexions with a bold, mood-lifting pucker.

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Maybelline’s Sensational Vivids Lipstick
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Willer mixed Maybelline's Sensational Vivids Lipstick in Electric Orange and Neon Red ($8 each; ulta.com), using a lip brush to apply the strong, citrus-inspired stain.

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