Saturday, August 30, 2008

Great Lipstick/Lip Gloss Shades for Your Skin Tone!



So we've covered making the most out of your eyes using complimentary colors of shadow a few posts back (Check that one out guys!) so why don't we go through some suggestions for some of the best lip shades according to skin tone? Again, this is not an absolute set of rules, just suggestions based on skin tone flattery. I hope you guys enjoy and try out some!

Check out http://www.maccosmetics.com/ for these great shades!

Dark Skin Tones:
Brownish Reds- Try: MAC Lipstick in "Poshed Up", MAC Lipstic in "X-S"
Golden Beige/Nude- Try: MAC Lipstick in "Coconutty", MAC Lipstick in "Siss"
Dark Fushias- Try: MAC Lipstick in "Girl About Town"
Deep Wines/Berries- Try: MAC Lipstick in "Burnin"
Burgandy-Try: MAC Lipstick in "Dark Side", MAC Lipstick in "Desire"
Caramels- Try: MAC Lipstick in "Honeyflower"


Olive Skin Tones:
Dark Peaches- Try: MAC Lipstick in "Touch"
Toffee- Try: MAC Lipstick in "Bronze Shimmer", MAC Tinted Lipglass in "Revealing"
Berry- Try: MAC Lipstick in "Burnin", MAC Mattene Lipstick in "Rapturous"
Strong Reds- Try: MAC Viva Glam Lipstick in "Viva Glam", MAC Lipstick in "Chili"
Deep Rose- Try: MAC Lipstick in "New York Apple"
Rosey Beige- Try MAC Lipstick in "Eden Rocks", MAC Lipstick in "Kinda Sexy"


Medium Skin Tones:
Peaches- Try: MAC Pro Longwear Lip Colour in "Clingpeach"
Light Reds- Try: MAC Pro Longwear Lip Colour in "Lasting Lust"
Light Mochas- Try: MAC Lipstick in "Mocha"
Medium Pinks- Try: MAC Lipstick in "Lovelorn", MAC Lisptick in " Sweetie"
Plums- Try: MAC Lipstick in "Plumful"
Berry tinted glosses- Try: MAC Tinted Lipglass in "Cult of Cherry"
Deep Reds- Try: MAC Lipstick in "Lady Danger", MAC Lipstick in "Ladybug"


Fair Skin Tones:
Glossy Pinks- Try: MAC Lipstick in "Bombshell", MAC Lipstick in "Chic", MAC Lipstick in "Politely Pink"
Light Peaches- Try: MAC Pro Longwear Lip Colour in "Clingpeach"
Nudes- Try: MAC Lipstick in "Vanity's Child"
Beige Pinks- Try: MAC Lipstick in "Jubilee"
Honey- Try: MAC Lipstick in "Honeyflower"
Blue Reds- Try: MAC Lipstick in "MAC Red", MAC Lipstick in "Russian Red"

So check out some of these colors (either online or at your nearest MAC Counter or store, go to there website to find the store nearest you) or look for similar colors in other brands, MAC just has a very wide selection of colors and fabulous products. I hope you find a color you fall in love with!!

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