Red lipsticks are undoubtedly a classic makeup essential that have been a go-to choice for women for centuries. Yes, really. But you know what they say: finding a soulmate is easier than finding the perfect red lipstick for your skin tone. Why? Because no two red shades are the same. It gets especially harder to pick the right shade of red when you have an Indian skin tone with a plethora of undertones ranging from yellow to red to even olive. But worry not, we’ve got you. Ahead, we’ve down the five best red lip shades that flatter every Indian skin tone. Let’s dive into the world of reds.

 

01. Lakmé Absolute Precision Lip Paint- Statement Red

Lakmé Absolute Precision Lip Paint- Statement Red

This Lakmé Absolute Precision Lip Paint - Statement Red is our favourite pick because it suits almost every skin tone. It comes with an expert lip brush that gives you a pro like definition and minimises the chances of do-overs. Plus, the deep and dark red colour oozes luxury and packs a punch. This lipstick stands true to its name and is a perfect addition to your makeup arsenal on any given day.

 

02. Lakmé Absolute Precision Lip Paint- Bold Crimson

Lakmé Absolute Precision Lip Paint- Bold Crimson

Lakmé Absolute Precision Lip Paint - Bold Crimson is a deeper shade of red and is slightly darker than the previously discussed lip shade. It almost has a hint of maroon, making it a perfect choice if you aren’t a huge fan of the classic red. This shade is especially perfect for olive undertones or deeper skin tones as it accentuates your lips beautifully.

 

03. Lakmé Absolute Matte Melt Liquid Lip Color- Rhythmic Red

Lakmé Absolute Matte Melt Liquid Lip Color- Rhythmic Red

If you want to try out a tangerine-ish shade but aren’t super comfortable yet, the Lakmé Absolute Matte Melt Liquid Lip Color - Rhythmic Red is the shade for you. It’s a candy apple red of sorts and gives a whimsical touch to your lips. We bet you’re going to keep this one in your bag all through summer too.

 

04. Lakmé Absolute Matte Melt Liquid Lip Color- Firestarter Red

Lakmé Absolute Matte Melt Liquid Lip Color- Firestarter Red

If there’s ever a lipstick that stands true to its name, it’s this one. The Lakmé Absolute Matte Melt Liquid Lip Color - Firestarter Red is just the right addition to your vanity if you have yellow undertones. It looks – well, fire! Maybe this is the perfect red you were looking for all your life.

 

05. Lakmé Absolute Spotlight Lip Gloss- Electric Red

Lakmé Absolute Spotlight Lip Gloss- Electric Red

If you are a more glossy kind of person and are looking to amp up your obsession from just pink or peach glosses, then the Lakmé Absolute Spotlight Lip Gloss - Electric Red is for you! The gloss doesn't feel sticky on the lips and well, can we just take a moment at how rich and luscious this looks? That alone is a reason enough to grab this lip gloss like now.