5 damn good reasons to apply red lipstick everyday

That red lipstick of yours is like a magic wand. And you have no idea what wonders it can do.

Sarwat Fatima Sarwat Fatima Jul 31, 2017
Wearing a red lipstick will not only make you look great, but will make you feel great too. Photo Courtesy: Shutterstock/ IndiaPicture


You may own a thousand of lipsticks but red most definitely trumps them all. We are surely not exaggerating when we say that red lipsticks are a hot favourite of every girl on the planet. It's one make-up trend that's never gonna go out of style and thank God for that. Now, pinks and peaches sure do look lovely, but no colour can look as good as red on your pout. Honestly, do you really need a reason to wear them every day? Well, in case you are looking for a few, here they are:

With A Red Pout, You Really Don't Need Any Other Make-Up

Imagine this: you are getting late for work, but you really need to do something to glam up your face. So, what do you do? Simple--just pick up your red lip colour and apply it generously on your pout. You see, the colour red draws attention to itself. So, even if you don't have time to dot concealer over your pimples and blemishes, you really don't need to worry. Because once you have that red lipstick on, nobody is going to notice them anyway. Ladies, you really need no other make-up if you just paint your pout red.

Red Lipsticks Are Confidence Boosters  

They really are. Believe it or not, but your red lipstick can fill you up with confidence. According to a report published in Huffington Post, "Red lipstick is a about feeling confident and capable. It's a great tool in the boardroom, or for public speaking, because it makes your mouth such a focal point. Red lipstick works if you really want to be listened to."

"Even the act of applying red lipstick is empowering. By dressing your lips in red, it draws people's attention to you, especially your mouth, and subsequently, the words that come out of it. It's a symbol of prowess," it further states.

Red Shade Is For Everyone

Make-up shopping can get a little tricky when you are trying to buy products that compliment your skin tone. You've got to pay attention to the colour, the hue, and a million other things. So, if your are pale, you can't go for shades that are brown. Similarly, if you are olive-skinned, shades of peaches are a big no-no. But, with red--you can never go wrong. Why? Because the shade red is for everyone. No matter what complexion you are, be rest assured that you are going to look great in a red lipstick.

Owning Your Sexuality With Red

Yes, a red pout looks 'sexy' and there is nothing wrong with it. While some people love to brand women wearing red lipstick as 'bold', it's really a matter of perspective. There's nothing wrong in owning your sexuality. And if you feel empowered with a little help from a certain shade of colour, then it's best you use it to its inane potential.

When You Look Good, You Feel Good

Making an attempt to look good doesn't make you vain. Ladies, when look good, you are bound to feel good too. So, if you are down in the dumps or just heartbroken, instead of wasting your precious tears go make-up shopping. Buy a nice shade of red lipstick and apply it. Trust us, you will end up looking amazing. And once you take a good look at yourself in the mirror, you will feel cheered instantly.

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