No girl can deny the power of a pretty pucker – a few swipes of a gorgeous lippie can amp up our look as well as our confidence. However, we think it’s time to think beyond the classic red route or pretty pink to stand out and shake up our style game. From pale peach to deep burgundy, the most stylish Bollywood celebs are rocking some unique shades and grabbing plenty of attention. Read on for some major inspiration and get ready to update your lipstick collection with these less than ordinary shades.
PC made sure all eyes were on her with this daring lip shade that she pulled off with easy flair. Perfect for the night, her bold lips added a serious punch of style and drama to her black dress. Try it to stand out from the crowd on your next big night out!
POPxo Recommends: Maybelline Color Sensational Jewel, Purple (Rs. 425)
You can’t deny that Kareena looks oh-so-pretty in just about anything. We love her subtle peach lippie, which is just perfect for summer. It’s a shade that is so easy to pull off and can be worn with just about anything and for any occasion, dressy or casual. It’s definitely a colour you can’t go wrong with, and one you should be adding to your lipstick collection!
POPxo Recommends: Revlon Colour Burst Lip Color, Peach (Rs. 899)
If the thought of brown lipstick makes you cringe, think again. These gorgeous ladies show you how a neutral shade of coffee or cinnamon can compliment your outfit in just the right way. We’re inspired to try it when going desi like Neha and for dressed up occasions like Deepika. Try it in matte, so you can always add some gloss on top if you want.
POPxo Recommends: L’Oreal Colour Riche Matte Moist in Maple Mocha (Rs. 674)
Who said you can’t flaunt dark lips in summer? Our fave divas have been sporting deep pouts even as the temperatures soar, and we think it’s time you gave this trend a try. Dia’s shade is oxblood with a hint of pink, so it isn’t completely out of our comfort zones. Pair it with a feminine dress for an irresistible romantic charm on your next big date.
POPxo Recommends: MAC Flat Out Fabulous (Rs. 1500)
Kangana made sure all eyes were on her with a seriously dark pucker. A super-deep shade of burgundy definitely adds a shot of glam and helps take a regular outfit up a few notches on the style scale. Try it to bring oodles of drama to your look. Don’t be intimidated, here are a few tricks to pull of dark lips with ease.
POPxo Recommends: Colorbar Matte Lipstick, Posh Plum (Rs. 299)
If you’re not ready to experiment with dark lips, you can still give your usual pop of pink a miss and go pale. It’s girly, super cute and is just the thing to pair with dark winged eyeliner like Jackie. A light shade can help balance out the drama of your eyes while bringing a pop of colour to your style.
POPxo Recommends: Lotus Herbals Ecstasy Lip Colour, Rose Mary (Rs. 545)
Deepika is the poster girl for sultry dark lips and is often seen rocking a bold pucker whether she is dressed up or dressed down. We love this striking shade of maroon that you can wear with a casual look like she has or for a dressier occasion. Either way, it’ll definitely shake up your ordinary makeup routine and you can be sure that all eyes will be on you.
POPxo Recommends: NARS Mysterious Red (Rs. 1500)