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Runway bold lips this Winter

Want to achieve those in minutes? 

Well all you need is a bright red lip colour or a blackish-purple lip colour and you are all set to be in trend for the coming season. 

There are quite a few drug store brands that do affordable versions of reds and purples, so don't forget to check them out. 

I like to use my Le Metier De Beaute Sheer Brilliance Lip Gloss in Turkish Smoke and Rose lip pencil by the same brand. I don't own such colours yet and I have to admit these are so luxurious to use. 


The Lip Gloss is seriously stunning. I would not have thought I would be able to pull it off. But it is quite flattering even after I apply it full coverage. I can see this looking amazing on medium to dark skin tones. It is a blackish-purple colour with tiny specks of gold sparkle which are hardly visible once applied.

It is quite pigmented and has a shimmery finish to it. Smells quite high-end. You know what I mean by that? Fragranced and all I guess. Goes on very smoothly and is very opaque on application. I would love to get my hands on other colours from this range. Christmas wish-list sounds like a nice idea :)


Red is a classic lip colour and will always be, so it isn't surprising that it's back for the coming season. You can't simply go wrong with a red lip, neutral earthy eyes and some light pink flush on the cheeks. Dainty!

I love my red lipsticks but this Rose lip pencil is what I am recently using. Lip pencils provide more staying power if you use them as a base. But I wanted a different shade of red to sport today so I choose Le Metier De Beaute's Rose Lip Pencil as it is a coral-red. It gives me a hint of orange on the lips, which I feel brightens the look. Plus this pencil is so moisturising, it wont dry out your lips.


And we have an FOTD below using Turkish Smoke and Rose respectively. 




Will you be sporting such colours this winter?

These are available at Selfridges.
Tugba said...

Gorgeous :) Especially the darker one :)

Mara (Itsura) said...

That's gorge! :) A girl can't be a woman if doesn't own a red lipstick. :)

Leanne said...

Both colours look so gorgeous on you! x

Cynthia Z said...

U look so gorgeous...like a doll. Turkish Smoke looks amazing on u!

♥xx♥

jv said...

Both looks on you are stunning (although, it would be impossible for you to look anything but).
Thanks for this post!

Poohkie said...

The turkish smoke looks fab on you

Sugar said...

I like the red lip pencil. You look good with it

Get Gawjus! said...

aww thank you girls for your lovely comments :) ♥ I like turkish smoke better too!

Skin Scrubs said...

I also like the Turkish Rose best, it looks more grown up if that makes sense? x

Charlie said...

Beautiful in both looks, you look stunning x

lipstickmama said...

Wow, both these colours look amazing on you, I must say I do like the Turkish Smoke, like a ramped up MAC Naked Paris - very nice, super finished look. Thanks for this. Jan x

graphology said...

The red lipstick is so gorgeous :-)

Witoxicity said...

You rock both looks, Shifa! I love them both. :)

Supergirl said...

Red lips looks perfectly:)

StyleFrost said...

Love the red lipstick! I'm more of a neutral lips person but I think I might have a go with red!

Toni Tralala said...

The rose color looks beautiful on you!

Adorable On Your Vanity said...

These look so amazing on you. I totally want to check out Le Metier Beauty! So expensive, but I bet its worth it. I love both the colors on you equally. Turkish Smoke is probably more unique than rose, though.

All Made Up said...

These shades look stunning on you and i wish i could pull them off but i have really small thin lips so dark shades like these make me look kinda mean and angry - i'm really not though, it's the lip sticks fault!

Love the purply shade so i might go for a nail polish in this kinda colour :)

http://mytopbeautybuys.blogspot.com/

TheGlow said...

Just want to say that I have one now in my blog :

http://theglowmakeup.blogspot.com/2010/11/concurso-noviembre-novembergiveaway.html

check it out!!

The Beautifier said...

Both the shades look stunning on you! xoxo

Replica said...

They both look beautiful on you, I wish I could pull off stronger colors like that.

Princess Feef said...

wow red look gorgeous on u <3
love the liner ,, and also the lipgloss

hun can i ask u something please ,,,
make the post a comment ,, pops in a new window ,, its easier to read ur reviews and comments ,, then go down and read the next post instead of going back =D but its totally up to u and what u prefer =D

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