How To Wear Dark Lips For Every Skin Tone

Written by Dayle PereiraOct 22, 2018
How to wear dark lips for every skin tone
The arrival of winter calls for a revamp of one’s beauty look. We’re talking jewel tones, sparkly touches and most importantly, dark lips. As there’s no other season that welcomes a deep lip quite like this one, you must make sure to flaunt one to every holiday party you attend. So if you’d like to showcase a dark pout but are wondering what the right shade for your skin tone is, we’ve got your back. From the dusky damsels to the porcelain dolls, find out which one of these dark lipsticks suits you best.

For fair skin

For dusky skin

To make dark lips the star of the show on fair skin, opt for the Lakmé Absolute Sculpt Studio Hi-Definition Matte Lipstick in Coco Shot. This warm-toned brown is just what you need to add an edgy touch to your look. Along with its matte finish, it will keep all eyes on your pout.

Wear it with – Highlighted cheekbones and plenty of mascara


For wheatish skin

For dusky skin

A lipstick that will complement your wheatish skin to perfection is the Lakmé Enrich Matte Lipstick in RM 15. This colour has red undertones, which wears well on Indian skin without standing out too much. New Year’s eve party, here we come!

Wear it with – A wavy bob and bold brows


For caramel skin

For dusky skin

On sun-kissed, warm toned skin, your dark lipstick of choice must be the Lakmé Absolute Illuminating Lip Shimmer in Chestnut Shimmer. The metallic brown shade is just right for a winter’s day while the frosted finish gives it a futuristic touch.

Wear it with – Straight hair and gold lids


For olive skin

For dusky skin

For medium toned, olive skin, the Lakmé 9 to 5 Matte Lip Color in Burgundy Break is what you need to pick up. This reddish toned maroon shade applies smoothly to the lips and matches the golden undertones of olive skin magically. Look no further than this one, ladies!

Wear it with – A contoured face and messy bun


For dusky skin

For dusky skin

To match deep, dusky skin, make the Lakmé 9 to 5 Weightless Matte Mousse Lip & Cheek Colour in Burgundy Lush your lip colour of choice. This red toned burgundy shade sits lightly on the lips while lending a dash of classic colour to just about any look.

Wear it with – A crown braid and winged eyeliner

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