Let’s be honest, when it comes to flawless makeup looks there is nothing more essential than a flattering lipstick shade. Regardless of whether we are not in the mood to put on a full face of makeup, most of us prefer to add a little color to our skin with a versatile lipstick— Even with a bare face, we feel like lipsticks are the perfect way to always look put together, no matter the hour of the day or your color of choice.
There are a few key ways to always stay on top of the best lipstick choices on the market. The first includes the well-known trial and error method. There is something therapeutic about going to our favorite beauty counters to swatch and re-swatch all the colors until we find the one that perfectly complements our skin. Another easy way? The best and most honest reviews come from friends and family, am I right? Slide into the DMs of those closest to you and ask for recommendations. So what are the absolute best lipstick shades available right now? We browse the internet, read dozens of reviews to share with you all the lipstick shades people can’t live without in 2020.
Chanel Rouge Allure Velvet Extreme Intense Matte Lip Color in 128 Rose Nocturne
Neutral makeup looks have always been amongst the top 3 favorite choices of many women. Why? Simply because the “effortlessly chic” trend will never go out of style. Chanel is known for offering the best quality products for those of us who enjoy high-end makeup and skincare and are comfortable with spending a few extra bucks to achieve the perfect results. Rouge Allure is the perfect shade of rose, able to compliment almost every skin tone with its matte finish.
Marc Jacobs Beauty Le Marc Lip Crème Lipstick in 214 Georgie Girl
Now that we are on the subject of high-end quality products, we couldn’t miss the chance to mention Le Marc. Its creamy and super hydrating texture will never leave your lips to feel dry and sore. It can easily be the best choice for those of us who love to reapply and touch up our makeup looks throughout the day. With more than 32 shades available at the moment, Marc Jacobs Beauty promises to help you find the perfect shade to complement your skin tone.
Laura Mercier Rouge Essentiel Silky Crème Lipstick in A La Rose
A lipstick guide would never be completed without mentioning Laura Mercier. Rouge Essentiel offers a satin, lightweight finish and can be styled with a variety of different outfits from workwear to cocktail dresses or a simple t-shirt and jeans for a casual coffee date with your girlfriends. There currently 32 shades to choose from and all of them come with hundreds of glowing reviews.