If you go to the neighborhood shop you can get lost among hundreds of tones, shades and colors of the lipstick, brands and ingredients. You will go from one shop window to another, wandering between different brands of lipstick and looking for the one that would suit you the most. What a difficult task it is not to get lost among the products that modern market offers to customers!
It`s not as easy to learn choosing lipstick as it seems to be. If you look closer, you will find how many different types of lipsticks are being available nowadays. And it is not only about lipstick colors.
The lipstick can be moistening, nourishing, long lasting. You should have a good taste and smell. You can buy lip-gloss, a lip liner pencil and a brush for applying a lipstick.
It`s great if you find a professional make up artist who would help you and advise what color will fit you, but if not?
Of course, choosing lipstick color is an individual matter, and sometimes you just buy lipstick that would suit your new dress, favorite hat or your car, etc. But it`s not right, and we should buy lipstick based on some principles, the main of which is choosing lipstick colors that match the type of your skin, the color of your eyes and hair, but not the dress you are wearing. The only one exception can be if you're wearing a red dress. In this case you can apply red lipstick.
The color of the lipstick depends not only on the fashion tendencies of the season, but on many other things as well. A woman should have lipsticks of different shades of color.
Choosing lipstick color depends on the type of the lips, too. For example, light shades of the lipstick make you lips optically fuller and, on the contrary, dark tones make them appear thinner.
Don`t forget to choose a lipstick according to the type of your skin and the color of you eyes and hair. If you are a girl with hazel eyes, then the colors of your lipstick are supposed to be bright red, brown and pink shadows. Pink beiges tones would look great on the girls with blue eyes. Light beiges and soft plums would suit to grey eyes. The lady with green eyes can buy orange brown and brown red tones of the lipstick. If the color of your skin is dark, you can try on bright colors of the lipstick. It`s not recommended to apply bright colors for the girls with pale skin, because it will emphasize its whiteness.
It`s advisable to use warm pinks, pink browns, plum reds, soft tomato reds, corals, mauves, rose and rose browns to the dark or light blonds.
The ladies with brown hair may wear warm reds, deep reds, rich deep pinks, pink browns, deep mauves, pink beiges.
If you have red hair, you would look perfect wearing bronzes, coppers, orange browns, sheers, soft beiges, brick reds, brown reds. Black haired girl can apply raspberry reds, blue reds, geraniums, fuchsia, rose, medium pinks, berries, burgundies, soft plums. And the ladies with grey or white hair should wear roses, mauves, warm reds, and rich colors in creamy textures.
Of course, the best way to see what tones are the most suitable for you is to try them on.