15 Perfectly Timeless Red Lipstick Looks

Rachel Krause
15 Perfectly Timeless Red Lipstick Looks
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If there’s one go-to beauty look we can always rely on in times of need, it’s red lipstick. Whether we go for bright neons in summer or darker, more classic shades when the weather cools, we know our favorite picks will never let us down—when we say they never fail, we actually mean it. These 15 timeless red lipstick looks are all the inspiration we need to get our lip brushes at the ready for our next application.

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Red lips pair perfectly with a strong brow and subtle contouring for a polished look.

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Glowing skin and minimal eye makeup makes a dark berry red lip color appropriate for all seasons.

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A touch of highlighter in the inner corners of eyes gives great definition and lets a neon red lip pop.

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Blood red lips and tousled hair are a match made in sex appeal heaven.

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When dealing with bright colors, always be sure to use a lip brush for the best shape.

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This flawless red lip look is perfect with well-groomed brows and soft, smoky black liner.

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Even brides can rock red—just be sure to set your lip color with translucent powder to give it extra lasting power.

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Use concealer and a brush to clean up any mistakes and add extra definition around the lip line after application.

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If you're looking to make a statement, all you need is bold, filled-in brows and a standout red lip color.

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Red lips and smoky eyes worn together makes for a bold look for sure, but it can be done.

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A fierce red lip instantly dresses up a completely bare face.

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A glossy red lip and subtle cat eye are perfect for any occasion.

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Dewy bronzed skin looks gorgeous with a warm coral-leaning red.

Photo: Pinned by Raquel Torres via Elle

A true red in a soft matte finish looks striking and classic against fair skin.

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Pair your red lips with a tousled updo for an effortlessly cool effect.

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