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Heads up, stylistas! Get a crash course in the hottest summer lip colors and find out what’s on trend for the upcoming season.
Take a sneak peek at our flirty and fabulous must-haves for 2012 summer lipstick trends.
Add a kick to your sensational summer look with fire engine red smoochers. You can’t go wrong with this classic color that never goes out of style. This season, matte lips are on trend, so give this look a whirl. We love the NARS Moscow Pure Matte Lipstick because it’s super rich, glides on effortlessly and looks bold and beautiful all day long.
Rosy cheeks and coral lipstick are the perfect beach bum look. Make a bold statement with a vibrant coral lipstick or go for a more understated look with a simple sheer coral gloss. Whether you go bold or sheer, you are sure to look stunning in this color that is on the forefront of the summer makeup scene. Be perfectly polished with MAC Vegas Volt.
Pretty in pink
Behold the power of pink! From pulsating hot to more muted, tranquil hues, pink always adds just the right amount of mystery and romance to any look. If you are already partial to pink, consider veering away from your old standbys and testing out some new trendsetting tones. Get a sophisticated shine infused with ingredients that will nourish your lips in the summer sun with the show-stopping MAC Viva Glam Nicki.
Looking for the bare necessities? Berry-stained lips never go out of style. Pucker up your sexy smackers for a sweet blush of innocence with this trendy summer color. Find your perfect shade from the award-winning selection at Revlon. We love the subtle sex-appeal of Revlon Colorburst Lip Butter in Berry Smoothie.
Look good enough to eat in this surprisingly tasty hue. Tangerine is rocking the runways around the globe. This bold and spicy shade is the perfect way to add a bit of sunshine to your summer look. Sultry summer lips are just a smooch away with the gorgeous Laura Mercier Tangerine Lipstick.