Summer is all about sporting bright and beautiful hues, be it with your clothes, hair or even makeup. When it comes to summer makeup, a pop of colour seems like just so right! Sunny days are a perfect excuse to flaunt cool new lipstick shades like sheer red, glossy nude or light berry. There’s something about these hues that really brightens up summer makeup.

Read on, as we round up some of our favourite lipstick shades to help you sail through the season...

Purple power
 

Purple power

Purple is usually the underdog in lipsticks but you’ll be surprised how much it can brighten up your look! If you are not a fan, you can dabble in it by picking pink lipsticks with strong violet undertones, fairer skinned beauties can try lavender and darker ones, more plum based shades. The Elle 18 Color Pop Matte Lip Color - Grape Riot is the perfect lipstick that looks amazing on a wide range of lip colour.

Oh orange
 

Oh orange

No summer lip colour collection is complete without a nice powerful orange shade. This lip colour is edgy and downright sexy! Try the Lakme 9 to 5 Primer + Matte Lip Color - MR8 Orange Edge that promises a 12 hour matte finish texture and intense colour payoff. The best part? This lippie looks beautiful on skin types.

Peach please
 

Peach please

Another colour that yells summer is peach. This shade of lipstick is mostly best suited for people with a light to medium skin tone. The Lakme Absolute Argan Oil Lip Color - Peaches n Cream is beautiful peach shade with pink undertones. Infused with argan oil, this long wear lipstick nourishes your lips while you flaunt the perfect pout.

Fuchsia fun
 

Fuchsia fun

This is another shade that is perfect for those summer brunch dates. This bright shade of lip colour is flatters every skin type, no matter how light or dark. The Lakme Absolute Sculpt Matte Lipstick - Pink Me Up is the perfect example of this lip colour. This shade instantly lights up your face and brightens your appearance.

Red hot
 

Red hot

If there is something that resembles the summer heat, then it is a bright red lip colour. A sheer red lip colour is perfect for the day, and a full throttle lip red lip is perfect to ace the summer date night look. The Lakme Absolute Lip Pouts Matte Masaba Lip Color - Smokey Red has an amazing matte finish that is light on the lips and yet stays on all day.