Red Lips For Any Budget

Classic.  Glamorous.  Bold.  I love the look of red lips.  They instantly brighten your face while making people think you’ve got your act together.  For everyday, I like a red lip balm with just enough color to leave my lips with a juicy stain.  For an important meeting or audition, I love a creamy, bright red that screams, “Notice me!”.  You can find a great red at any price point and in many different formulas.  Below are five of my favorite red lip products I find myself turning to again and again.

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CoverGirl Blast Flipstick Lipstick in Stunner – A coral red lipstick with a hint of shimmer is paired with a shimmery bronze lipstick, so you can customize your color for a unique look. $7.89

Korres Lip Butter in Wild Rose – A moisturizing tinted lip balm free of parabens, sulfates, synthetic fragrances, petrochemicals, phthalates, GMOs, and triclosan. $12

MAC Lipstick in Ruby Woo – The classic, matte, blue red lipstick is a celebrity favorite. $16

Bite Beauty VIB Rouge Creme Lipstick VIB Rouge – This limited edition shade is a hydrating dark red made without parabens, sulfates, phthalates, synthetic fragrances, synthetic dyes, GMOs, or triclosan. $28

Yves Saint Laurent Rouge Volupte Silky Sensual Radiant Lipstick SPF 15 in 17 Red Muse – A creamy, bright red lipstick that is luxury in a tube. $35

What are your favorites?

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Red Apple Lipstick

Good lipstick is hard to find, especially if you are looking for paraben-free lip products.  Enter Red Apple Lipstick, a company that offers paraben/gluten/lead/animal free makeup.  How can you go wrong with that?  They are the number one gluten-free cosmetics company, and their products are made in the USA.  Red Apple Lipstick let me pick out […]

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Kiss Kiss

In my search for more natural beauty products I stumbled across Korres Lip Butter in Wild Rose.  This tiny pot of rouge packs all the punch of a Jane Austen heroine on the verge of a marriage proposal.  The buttery, slightly squishy balm makes glowing cheeks and rosy lips a piece of tea cake.  Made […]

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Drugstore Beauty Faves

I recently discovered three products that I think have earned a permanent place in my beauty bag.  The best part is that they are each under $15 and can be found at a local drugstore.   Goody QuickStyle Paddle Brush With what looks like small, blue caterpillars wedged between the bristles, the Goody QuickStyle Paddle […]

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Manicure Monday

This weekend went by way too fast.  I met up with some friends I haven’t seen in the longest time and ate some pretty delicious pizza.  I, also, baked butterscotch blondies, indulged in some YA fiction, and watched old episodes of Doctor Who.  How was your weekend? HARD CANDY Sweet Tooth ZOYA Charisma and NAIL […]

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