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Summer Trend Orange Lips

With summer in full effect, who wants to pile on a face of makeup to look fabulous and stunning?  Not me.  And the fact of the matter is that you don’t have wear full-on makeup to turn heads during these summer months.

Just as we shed layers of clothing and adopt a “less-is-more” attitude with our fashion sense, we should do the same with our makeup.

One makeup look that I am particularly enamored with for summer is a bold lip paired with a minimalist face.  A bold orange lip was featured by M.A.C at the Nordstrom Summer Makeup Trend Show, and I fell in love with it.

Bright, bold tangerine lips spoke volumes against a face that was kissed with bronzer (strategically placed to fake supermodel cheekbones) and a flick of mascara.

Katerina Graham and Eva Marcille rock the bold, bright orange lip look to a “T”.

Eva Marcille at "Jumping the Broom" Premiere- Getty Images

 

Katerina Graham courtesy of nylonmag.com

 

The spring runways showed shades of orange in coral, tangerine, coral and peach in a variety of textures—from matte to super slick and shiny gloss.  The choices are endless, but I managed to narrow mine down to a few favorites.  Let me know what your favorite orange lippie is and you just might find it in your mailbox.

Try on your bold orange lip and email a photo for our upcoming readers page!  I’m sure your inner-summer-stunner alter ego will come to life.

 

Outstanding Oranges:

1.  High-end Coral Lipstick

Yves Saint Laurent ‘Rouge Pur Couture – Summer Collection’ Lip Color SPF 15—Corail Poetique $30

 

 

 

 

 

2.  Coral Lip Balm

CoverGirl NautureLuxe Gloss Balm—Coral $5.99

 

 

 

 

 

3. Glam Orange Gloss

Illamasqua Sheer Sheer Lipgloss—Torture $20

 

 

 

 

 

4.  Budget Orange

Nyx Round Lipstick —Femme $4

 

 

 

 

 

5.  Orange Stain

Josie Maran Magic Marker Lip and Cheek Stain $19

 

 

 

 

 

By Tracey Brown

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