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Best red lipstick?

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Beeyump Mon 28-Oct-13 16:44:07

I have red hair, and have been told by a few people that 'redheads just don't suit red lip colour', that kind of thing. But I LOVE it.
I currently wear MaxFactor Ruby Tuesday
Any recommendations/favourites?

Northumberlandlass Mon 28-Oct-13 16:45:52

Mac Ruby Woo - very matt

Beeyump Mon 28-Oct-13 16:53:43

I'm intrigued by MAC - hear so many good things, but I've never tried any of their products. Maybe now is the time!

horcruxmanzini Mon 28-Oct-13 17:10:07

I have red hair and don't wear any other colour than red lipstick! I like

Soap & Glory Mantrap
Mac Dame
Mac Russian Red
That Rimmel Kate Moss red
No7 Red Carpet
No7 Siren (an orangey red)
No7 Cherry (well, you've got to spend those £3 vouchers somehow)

TallulahBetty Mon 28-Oct-13 17:27:53

I am scared of proper bright red lipstick (working up to it!) so I like Revlon Lip Butter in Candy Apple - lovely and sheer but definitely red.

Branleuse Mon 28-Oct-13 17:38:48

i used to love ruby woo, but i find it a bit drying. I LOVE mac red though. its perfect.

ElizabethBathory Mon 28-Oct-13 17:40:01

Mac Dubonnet, Diva, Russian Red, Lady Danger, Ladybug, Ruby Woo all worth trying.

Redheads look amazing in red lipstick!!

ElizabethBathory Mon 28-Oct-13 17:41:10

Oh yes, forgot about Mac Red Branleuse, prob cos the name is so dull, but it's gorgeous.

ElizabethBathory Mon 28-Oct-13 17:42:33

And yes I have tried all of them blush

Branleuse Mon 28-Oct-13 17:45:13

i have red hair too

Soap and Glory Mantrap here too.

YouCanCallMeBetty Mon 28-Oct-13 18:02:53

Red hair here too, and after trying lots have settled on Revlon Just Bitten Balm Stain in Romantic - nice warm red but doesn't make my teeth look yellow, and lasts ages.

Beeyump Mon 28-Oct-13 19:04:25

This is great! Lots of choices to agonise over grin One thing I'll miss about Ruby Tuesday is the taste though - it is oh so good.

Marylou2 Mon 28-Oct-13 19:06:45

Nars Jungle Red?

motherinferior Mon 28-Oct-13 19:07:51

Revlon Really Red. It's matt and goes fabulously with red hair. I wear it over Romantic too.

ThePortlyPinUp Mon 28-Oct-13 19:12:25

I wear red lipstick every day, my favourites are
MUA red £1 and brilliant!
Limecrime Velvetine in red velvet,
Maybeline 18hr Superstay in passionate red,
Rimmel apocolips-I can't remember the shade

MrsCocoa Mon 28-Oct-13 19:24:31

Chanel: Rouge Allure Lover, but fear it might've been discontinued?
Agree on Revlon lip butter in Candy Apple.

buttercrumble Mon 28-Oct-13 19:27:12

Tom Fords red collection are all beautiful smile

bebopanddoowop Mon 28-Oct-13 19:39:09

I don't have red hair but wanted to add that I think red hair and red lipstick pretty much always looks amazing !

I quite like mine from the dita von teese range by art deco

MsWinnieBaygo Mon 28-Oct-13 19:39:48

Lancôme Rouge red my lips is good IMO

LillyNotOfTheValley Mon 28-Oct-13 19:43:09

Any Chanel Coco that has a bit of blue in it, they are really good mosturizers and that is the most important thing with reds

OPeaches Mon 28-Oct-13 19:43:23

Chanel red, all the way. They only do one red, it suits everyone. It's shade 19 I think. I've got red hair and paleish skin and it looks good on me. It lasts forever and goes on beautifully smoothly. Best lipstick ever in my opinion.

RevoltingPeasant Mon 28-Oct-13 20:46:09

Lancôme Madame Tulip is a corally red

Also no 256 by them is good.

bottle redhead here!

Beeyump Mon 28-Oct-13 21:05:24

Feeling very drawn by the sound of that Chanel red.

OPeaches Tue 29-Oct-13 07:14:49

Yes, yes, buy the Chanel, you will not be disappointed.

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