Lipstick and…

Is it OK to plan an entire outfit around the color of your lipstick? That’s a rhetorical question. I have been wanting to try the vamp look that has been popular this winter but didn’t have a gloss or lipstick in my makeup bag that even came close to the trending dark burgundy color. Admittedly a little late in the game here, and believe me, I KNOW that spring is around the corner but I figured if there is still snow on the ground then I can wear dark lips at night. In order to break my dark lip virginity, I made it a requirement that I try Chanel’s infamous burgundy colors, Rouge Noir (Vamp) and Controversy (this requirement can also be considered, and is, a subconscious excuse to buy more Chanel makeup.) I went to a cosmetic ‘trunk show’ on Saturday and blew up the Chanel counter with the following: chanel makeup for dark lips

Lipstick: Chanel Rouge Allure in Rouge Noir (#109) | Liner: Chanel Le Crayon Levres in Rouge Noir – Vamp (#09) | Lipgloss: Chanel Rouge Allure Extrait De Gloss in Controversy (#72) 

I absolutely loved the way my lips looked and as a person who normally does a heavier eye and lighter lip, this was so nice to change it up. I applied the lipstick first and then filled in with the liner and used the gloss for touch ups during the night. Always wear a dark lip with confidence and you’ll immediately feel sexier. And with any lipstick, make sure to remember and check your teeth after application. chanel rouge noir lipstick dark red lipstick

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s