By Kelly Holechek
Oct 09, 2012 @ 5:00 pm
FilmMagic; Splash News; Landov

Rashida JonesNicole Kidman, and Taylor Swift all perfectly matched their bright pouts to their ensembles, and we’re loving the punchy hues for fall. “The key to matching your lipstick to your ensemble without it going too contrived or matchy-matchy is to take a hue from the tone of your dress rather than trying to coordinate it exactly,” said Suzy Gerstein, a celebrity makeup artist who has worked with Leighton Meester and Julie Bowen. Keep in mind: If you think a shade might be too overwhelming, tone it down with a nude reflective gloss. Or, try a lip stain or tinted balm.

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