This one gives a matte finish and is perfect for the Indian skin tone. It is highly pigmented and does not give a shimmer or a shine. It lasts for 8 hours max. It could be very drying on the lips towards the end since it is very matte so make sure to hydrate your lips well by using a good lip balm before applying the lipstick.
This is a very rich and bright shade of red. Since this is also matte lipstick, make sure you exfoliate and hydrate your lips well before putting it on to avoid any dryness. The best part about it is the packaging which is so classy that it attracts people instantly. It is highly pigmented too so just one swipe would be enough and you would be ready to go!
This is by far the perfect shade of red that can go with almost every skin tone. Although this is a blue based lipstick, it goes perfectly with warm and cool undertones. It is very matte and looks absolutely gorgeous on the lips. It stays on for almost 8 hours and does not leave a tint on the lips.
This is a bright tomato red shade with a matte finish. It lasts for 5-6 hours and since it has a built-in moisturizer it does not look dry on the lips. After 5-6 hours, it leaves a tomato red tint on the lips which looks absolutely beautiful. This lipstick feels very light on the lips and does not feel cakey.
It is a bright and bold red lipstick. It has a creamy texture and dries matte on the lips. The texture is super smooth and it glides on the lips. The shade is a neutral red without any undertones so it suits almost every skin tone. It is composed of vitamin E that hydrates the lips. It can last up to 5 hours.
This is a pure bright red lipstick. It has a creamy and smooth texture but it is not buttery. It gives a rich color in just one stroke. It can stay up to 3 hours max after which it dries up and leaves a red tint on the lips. It contains moisturizer so the lips do not dry up fast. It also has SPF 15 that will protect your lips from the sun and not break out.
After MAC’s Ruby Woo, this is considered the next best red matte lipstick. It gives a satin matte finish and it is a very bright red shade. Since it is an orange based undertone, it is perfect for the Indian skin tone. It has a staying power of 3 hours after which you will have to reapply it since it dos not leave a tint.
This is a very dark red lipstick with a hint of a shimmer that suits almost every complexion. It can last up to 5 hours and does not leave a tint behind so you would have to re-apply it. It is very hydrating and it composed of Vitamin E that hydrates the lips without leaving them dry. It does not feel greasy or heavy on the lips either.
This is a very bright but warm red lipstick. It has an orange undertone which makes it looks gorgeous on the Indian skin. Although it is matte, it has a bit of a velvety texture to it so once it is applied on the lips it has the tendency to smudge so you should be careful while applying this lipstick. It lasts for around 5 hours after which it starts to fade away.
This is a very bright red lipstick that is perfect for a girls night out! It is a pinkish red with a pink undertone. Just apply a coat of Maybelline Non Stop Red and you are done. It has a neon glow to it and can last up to 6 hours after which it leaves a pleasant red tone. The best part about it is that it smells really good!
So girls go put on some red lipstick because nothing ever goes wrong with a red lipstick, right?
Rhea has been writing poetry since she was 10 and it has always been something that she enjoys doing. Her other passions include fashion and styling. She is currently in Paris studying Fashion Marketing. Being a feminist herself, she hopes to educate women all around the world about their rights and help make the society a better place to live in.