3 Celebrity Makeup Artists Reveal the Most Universally Flattering Lipsticks
As much as we love all of the trendy lip shadesthat pop up every season, finding a foolproof option that we can wear year in and year out is just as important. Instead of spending hours testing all the reds, nudes, and berries for the most perfect match to our skin tones, we went straight to our favorite celeb makeup artists for answers. Scroll down for the best universally flattering lipsticks chosen by the pros who glam Taraji P. Henson, Priyanka Chopra, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, and more.
When it comes to the most classic lip color, Jamie Greenberg, who works with Kaley Cuoco, Rashida Jones, and Elisabeth Moss, has a no-fail pick. “If you want to try red or you already love red, this one is the most universally flattering on dark skin, light skin, and everything in between," she reveals.
For celebrity makeup artist Tobi Henney, who works with Poppy Delevigne, it's all about the dusty cult classic Pillowtalk. “It's the perfect mix of pink [and] brown and looks great teamed with anything from a golden natural eye to a dark, smokey eye," she says.
While working with Alyssa Milano, Danai Gurira, and Priyanka Chopra, celebrity makeup artist Edward Cruzbecame a big fan of this raspberry color. “It's a safe red that any skin tone gets along with," he explains.
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