Update: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's signature red lipstick — Stila Stay All Day Liquid Lipstick in Besos — is already sold out at Sephora, according to a representative for Stila who says her tweet led to a 20% increase in sales this week. All eyes are on Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez right now, who made history yesterday when she defeated veteran Congressman Joseph Crowley, who held the New York Congressional seat for almost two decades. At just 28, the Democratic socialist will become the youngest woman ever elected to Congress if she goes on to win the general.
"Red is a bold color," Sadie Robertson of "Duck Dynasty" began a popular Instagram post. "Boldness has a very strong and vivid appearance. Boldness shows a sense of confidence and courage." Robertson elaborated further for Yahoo Lifestyle.
Padma Lakshmi's M.A.C. makeup collection is filled with gorgeous muted gold packaging and shades inspired by her Indian heritage
Dark-skinned women often find choosing a red lipstick difficult, because many of the ads use white models with pink lips. Camille Belle is now working on a line of red lipsticks specifically for these women — and for herself.
Makeup artist Tedrick LaMar of the Butterfly Studio Salon has a two-step application technique that will help you get red lipstick right every single time.
The American Heart Association kicked off New York Fashion Week with the annual Go Red for Women Red Dress Collection fashion show. Each year, celebrities strut down the runway in crimson-colored designer gowns to help raise awareness for the No. 1 killer of women in the U.S. — heart disease.
While we’ve had fun experimenting with the glitter lips runway trend (except getting tiny flecks of shimmer stuck to our clothes), we always find ourselves returning to red lipstick.
From contrast colors to smudges and two-dimensional lips, New York Fashion Week is proving that a red lip can be done a million ways but is always chic.
Ask a beauty editor for her favorite lipstick and she will never be able to list just one. For our Valentine’s Day edition of editor’s picks, each Yahoo Beauty staffer selected three of their favorite shades. Whether you’ve got a hot date planned or are just looking to expand your lipstick wardrobe, all 15 of these shades are YB approved. Click through to see them all!
We all understand the value of a first impression, but a new study has found that the specific cosmetics we wear can impact the way people judge a woman’s attractiveness, personality, and abilities, both consciously and unconsciously.