7 Best Red Lipstick Shades for Your Skin Tone

7 Best Red Lipstick Shades for Your Skin Tone

Every lipstick shade is made for specific occasions like pink for a professional look, nudes for a regular or subtle look, and pop colors to add fun. However, there’s one color that goes with each and every occasion, you guessed it right - Red lipstick shades.

Whether you are attending a celebrity wedding or a fun party, red lipstick will add grace to your overall look. However, there’s one thing that girls are worried about, like whether it will suit their skin tone? 

Let us tell you, red lipstick has many shades made for every skin tone, be it whitish, dusky, or fair. Without any delay, let’s see which are the different red lipstick shades and which skin tone it suits well.

Best Red Lipstick Shades for All Skin Tones

Best Red Lipstick shades as per your skin tone

If you want to feel super confident with one swipe of lipstick, choose the correct shade of red lipstick for your skin tone. In this guide, you will learn about the different red lipstick shades suitable for each skin tone. Let’s get started!

1. Coral or Pink-Hued Red Lipstick

Coral or Pink-Hued Red Lipstick - Best red lipsticks shade

The best red lipstick shade for fair skin tone is coral or the one with a pink hue. It won’t look too overpowering and adds pop to the entire look. The best option is to go for a creamy or matte lipstick as glossy will be too highlighting.

2. Raspberry Red

Raspberry Red - Best Red Lipsticks Shade

If you are the one with fair skin having a cool undertone, then the raspberry red will bring an instant glow to your face. The red lipstick shades like raspberry and cranberry will highlight the golden undertone and whiten your teeth as well.

3. Strong Red or Red with a hint of Pink

Strong Red or Red with a hint of Pink - Best Red Lipstick Shades

If you have medium skin with warm or neutral undertones, go for the strong red color or the one with a hint of pink in it. Well, to be honest, if you have a neutral undertone, you can apply any shade of red lipstick and you will slay it like a queen.

PRO TIP: It is a blessing to have a neutral undertone as you can apply any shade of red lipstick and it will suit you. Go for De'lanci’s 25 lip color palette which has all the red lipstick shades.

De'lanci’s 25 lip color palette - Best Red lipstick palette

4. Orange Red

 Orange Red - Sonam Kapoor's Red Lipstick Shades - Best Red Lipsticks Shades

Do you have medium skin with a cool undertone? Don’t worry, there’s a shade for you as well. The best red lipstick for Indian skin or medium skin with a cool undertone is Orange Red. This shade won’t only enhance the entire makeup look but will also be flattering to your face.

5. Plum or Brick Red 

Plum or Brick Red - Priyanka Chopra Jonas's Lipstick Shades - Best Lipstick Shades

Even if you have a tanned skin tone, there’s a shade of red lipstick for you as well. The best red lipstick shade for a dusky skin tone is brick red. You should go for the reds with a hint of brown in them or the plum color. Pick the glossy lipstick as it will enhance your darker skin tone and add a dimension to it.

6. Wine Red

Wine Red - Rihanna Red Lipstick Shade - Best Red Lipsticks Shades

If you have a dark or caramel skin tone, you should go for the wine red color. Go for the glossy or satin finish as it will add glamour to your look and help you stand out among the crowd. Whether you have got a date night or the party ahead, wine red lipstick will be your companion.

7. Blue Red Lipstick Shade

Blue Red Lipstick Shade - Best Red Lipsticks Shade

Well, here’s the all-rounder shade among the red lipstick shades available in the market. Why? It goes well with medium and dark skin complexions and also is perfectly suitable for light skin tones with cool undertones. It is said that the red-blue lipstick shade adds pop to the pale skin tones.

Conclusion:

So, these were the different red lipstick shades’ names and the skin tone they would best go with. Also, it is the year end, you will have to attend the year-end party as well. Have you thought about the new year eve makeup look yet? If not, refer to this blog and get an idea. Subscribe to our newsletter to get updates on makeup tips from our experts.

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