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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?

Beeyump Wed 30-Oct-13 10:06:58

grin Elizabeth

ElizabethBathory Wed 30-Oct-13 09:24:06

Haha, that will teach me not to be lazy about bolding posters' names!

pseudonymity Wed 30-Oct-13 00:01:00

Could be the launch of a whole new makeup line!

pseudonymity Wed 30-Oct-13 00:00:34

Ha ha ha

Beeyump Tue 29-Oct-13 21:58:47

Haha, I think it's the poster who is called Branleuse rather than the lip colour!

pseudonymity Tue 29-Oct-13 19:23:59

MAC have a lipstick called Red Branleuse? That means red wanker in French! Not such a boring name. I second MAC and Chanel for red lipsticks.

SorrelForbes Tue 29-Oct-13 15:17:44

If anyone likes orangey reds, I can recommend Chanel Incandescente (shade 97).

cressetmama Tue 29-Oct-13 15:15:28

Pleasure Me Red and Hollywood Red, both Maybelline or MAC Diva Glam 1 all work for me, but I'm not a redhead!

SundaySimmons Tue 29-Oct-13 14:47:07

NYX Eros

NYX Fire

NYX eLectra

They are all lovely reds. I love NYX, hate the new formulation of MAC lipsticks, they are not the same quality as they were years ago.

SundaySimmons Tue 29-Oct-13 14:42:03

See it here

SundaySimmons Tue 29-Oct-13 14:40:45

NYX chic red lipstick is beautiful.

Not to be confused with NYC.

Butteredsidedown Tue 29-Oct-13 11:58:35

Mac Russian red for me. I'm a natural redhead and henna'd more bright red!

I found ruby woo to be too bright pink on me. Russian red contains more blue tones I found.

Off out to sample some off the recommendations here now though too. I wore the mac one to a wedding at the weekend and found I had to keep reapplying loads.

Beeyump Tue 29-Oct-13 11:50:21

Chanel Rouge Coco in 'Gabrielle' has now been purchased. Can't wait for it to arrive!

Beeyump Tue 29-Oct-13 09:17:52

You have sold it to me, Peaches thlsmile

Vibbe Tue 29-Oct-13 09:17:29

I have Mac Absolute Power and Mac Ronnie Red - both are limited editions, but very close to Ruby Woo, just not as matte and drying.

cocoleBOO Tue 29-Oct-13 09:08:41

Can anyone recommend one that has blue in it, but cheaper than Chanel? grin

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

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

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

Feeling very drawn by the sound of that Chanel red.

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!

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.

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

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

Lancôme Rouge red my lips is good IMO

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

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

Tom Fords red collection are all beautiful smile

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.

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