If we have to name one beauty product or make-up essential which can instantly glam you up or make you look presentable, it definitely has to be lipstick (well mascara also comes in the list!). Even Cleopatra agrees to us as this diva popularized the trend of lipstick during the era. And nowadays one can find numerous lipsticks in every woman’s make-up kitty, where the shades can overpower the rainbow itself! From browns to nudes, from plums to pinks and our hot favorite- Red. We can never go wrong with the color red.
Do you the first people who wore lipstick were around 5000 years ago, including both man and women? The earlier lipsticks were made up of crushed gemstones or even crushed bugs! (Creepy isn’t?). However during those times, it was meant only for the royalty and not for the common public. In the 16th century, the lipstick started to gain popularity in the English royalty and then the actresses and theater actors wearing it in public. By the 20th century, Elizabeth Arden introduced different lipstick colors in the market for the common people and even then the most popular color was dark red. The famous actress and diva Elizabeth Taylor helped to popularize the lipstick amongst the masses as she had a huge fan following.
Now our market is flooded and we all are spoil for choices regarding the colors and finishes (glossy, matte or liquid). There are many factors that we should keep in mind before selecting the lipstick. Considering one’s skin tone is the most important factor- as all the shades would not flatter fair, medium and dark skin tone. The second most important factor is the occasion- one would prefer subtle shades in the workplace and dark and bold shades during the night outs and parties. In this article, we will discuss about the best lipstick shades for fair skin, so you don’t confused for the next time you run over the counter of your favorite lipstick brand.
Transform into a diva instantly with ravishing red lips
You can never go wrong with bold, red lips in any party or for a date with your special one. The red lipstick goes perfectly with fair skin tone as it instantly pops out and look glamorous. You can go for a glossy look if you apply a creamy lipstick and then top it with a dab of lip gloss. For a complete matte look, apply red matte lipstick or matte lip paint and pat your lips with loose powder to ratify the lip color.
Pop in the summery punch with orange lips
Orange lipstick has always remained in the backseat for many years but has recently gained popularity for its summery punch. They suit the best for women of fair skin tone with warm undertones. This summery color is apt for young girls or if you want to get out of the conventional color range.
Bring out your dark side with plums
Plums and purples are the colors which would flatter every skin tone. They instantly highlight your face and make you pop out of the crowd. However, when opting for plums and purples, keep your eye makeup nude and subtle, so that it doesn’t look scary or a disaster.
The bubbly peaches and pinks
You can never go wrong with peaches and coral pinks. They are very neutral colours and can be worn for everyday look. They add a flush of colors to your lips, without drawing too much attention to your lips. You can experiment with smoky eyes or bold eyes with neutral or peach lips.
Geeks Girls with Big Glasses choose Bold colors
Girls who wear specs (Geek Girls) kind of Thick frame glasses can try bright blushes and bold lipsticks, but don’t forgot to figure out what colors work best on your complexion and outfits.