It’s that time of year when all the houses are decorated with lights and diyas, when people are dressed in their fanciest Indian attires and the excitement is palpable. Just looking at everyone’s bright smiles puts you in a happy mood. Well, if you haven’t decided which outfit you’re going to wear or which makeup look you’re going to rock this Diwali then we’re here to help you.
Lipsticks instantly make you look glammed up and we’re going to help you pick your lip shade for this festive season. One swipe and you’ll be the star of every taash party.
This is a universal pinkish colour that will go with any Indian ensemble. It’s a super pigmented, matte liquid lipstick that doesn’t feel heavy or drying on the lips. So you know it’s not going to budge all night and you’ll look gorgeous throughout the party.
Ruby Woo is one of those iconic shades that looks different yet glamorous on all skin tones. If you’re looking for that perfect red lipstick to rock during the festive season, this is the one to choose. It has a superb colour payoff, lasts super long and it’s matte- hell yeah!
Huda Kattan knows her lippies and this one in the shade Third Date is a perfect example. It’s a really offbeat cool-toned brownish nude colour that works well on fair to medium skin tones and can be used to create an ombre look for people with deeper complexions.
Diwali is all about buying new things and really treating yourself and your loved ones, whether that’s in terms of sweets or new clothes. This Tom Ford lipstick is a high-shine one for all you glossy lip lovers and the colour is somewhere in the middle of a deep magenta and red. It’ll look great on your Insta stories as you pose with the lights, trust us!
A subtle mauve colour, this is great if you want to really go heavy on the eye makeup and keep the rest of your face understated. Go in for shimmery lids, a dramatic winged liner, and loads of mascara and apply this lipstick- it’ll make for a seamless look.
For those of you who like to wear creamy formulas, this one by Bobbi Brown is ideal. It’s got a rich pink pigment, that’s extremely wearable and comfortable. It nourishes the lips and has a balmy feel to it all thanks to it being enriched with Vitamin E and C and beeswax.
Don’t get fooled by the price point of this product cause its quality is amazing. When you want a lipalicious pout on Diwali, this deep reddish maroon shade is great. Let your lips be the highlight with this matte, long-wearing formula.
If you’re not used to wearing lipsticks, this my-lips-but-better shade is great to start off with. It has good staying power, rich pigment, and feels really smooth on the lips. It’s also parabens, sulfates, phthalates free, making it safe for your lips. And it smells like peaches, what’s not to love?
Diwali is all about that sparkle so why should your lips not have fun. This metallic lipstick is perf for the festive season because it’s glittery, moisturising, and nourishing. It’s got a matte finish and can be worn as is or as a lip topper to take your look up a notch.
If you’re going for a no-makeup makeup look, then this lip crayon is perf. It’s especially great for the puja during the day because it gives that hint of colour without looking too much. Put on kajal, mascara, blush and this lipstick and you’re ready to rock this Diwali.
Guys here’s wishing you a very happy and prosperous Diwali, hope your day is filled with love and laughter. Just remember to stay safe and follow all the precautions needed.
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