From Ruby Woo to Raging Rouge, find your perfect shade of red lipstick

Choosing a red lipstick that suits your complexion isn’t always an easy task. The subtleties between the di erent reds and the undertones of your skin need to complement each other perfectly in order for you to reap the full aesthetic bene ts of the shade you ultimately choose.

For medium complexions with a yellow undertone, tangerine reds work well, while those with caramel tones are complemented by brown-based reds like raisins and plums.

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Dark skins with golden undertones look gorgeous paired with a blue-based red, while dark skins with a cool undertone are best paired with a deep metallic shade or deep berry reds.

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