In preparation for fall, it’s time to embrace darker shades and lipstick is the best place to start. Put away those sheer lipsticks and swap them for matte formulas which stay on longer and are extremely pigmented. Shop from a few of our favourite brands below, and don’t forget to comment with some of your must-have’s in the comment section!
Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics Lip Tar in Stalker, $18
If you’re looking for something a little different and long-lasting, try this opaque lip colour which lasts for hours without transferring.
Kat Von D Studded Kiss Lipstick in Bahau5, $21
Coat your lips with this pigmented lip shade which is perfect for the winter weather. Use a lip liner for a precise line, then fill in the rest with a brush pencil.
Yves Saint Laurent Baby Doll Kiss & Blush Lips & Cheeks in Nude Insolent, $40
Try this lightweight mousse formula which glides on easily and keeps lips moisturised for hours. The applicator is easy to use, and the colour selection is ideal for all occasions.
Nars Velvet Matte Lip Pencil in Dragon Girl, $26
A cult-favourite, the velvet matte lip pencil by Nars is the perfect product for beginners. It combines the convenience of a pencil and a lipstick to carefully line the lips and fill them using the same product!
Make Up For Ever Rouge Artist Natural in N28 Purple, $20
N28 is the perfect shade of purple and glides effortlessly onto the lips for a perfect application each and every time.
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