• We find ourselves reaching for the bold lipstick during the summer more than any other time of year, and it's not hard to see why. A bright lip look is the ultimate grab-and-go makeup—no fussing with multiple brushes or worrying about blending. Basically, you can just slap it on and forget about it. You can bet that these stand-out summertime lipstick ideas will be inspiring us in the lazy, hazy dog days to come.

    If there's ever an appropriate time for a glossy Barbie pink lip, it's the hot summer months.

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  • A deep matte pink is especially pretty paired with a rosy shadow.

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  • A beachy bronzed effect on skin is complemented by a rich berry lipstick.

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  • This purple-leaning berry shade looks gorgeous with a touch of eyeliner and contoured cheekbones.

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  • If you're feeling adventurous, pair a peachy lip color with a warm yellowish gold eyeshadow.

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  • A pop of bright pink is playful and fun.

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  • Here's one way to make orange lips wearable: Try a sheer, creamy formula, and leave the rest of your makeup minimal.

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  • A dark pink lip stain is perfectly balanced by groomed brows and a cat eye.

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  • Just because it's hot out doesn't mean you have to abandon your fall and winter lip colors. Just pair darker shades with fresh, glowy skin and mascara to segue them into the season with ease.

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  • A subtle cat eye goes with absolutely anything, but we love it with this creamy orange lip color.

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  • If you're going to go bright, you may as well go really, really bright. Just remember to limit your eye makeup to mascara only for the freshest look.

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  • Orange-leaning reds are a classic, but they're perfect for everyday wear with dewy skin and clean, well-groomed brows.

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  • This look firmly falls into the "over the top" category, but a creamsicle-inspired look of orange lips and white eyeshadow is actually surprisingly wearable.

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  • Don't be afraid of a shocking pink lip color, but be sure to apply it with a lip brush for clean lines and precision.

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  • A true bright orange makes a statement paired with fair skin and dark hair.

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  • Complete a bold lip look with a subtle trace of brown liner and soft, natural contouring.

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  • Vibrant lips and tousled hair make for the ultimate summer look.

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  • Lip liner is an indispensable tool for getting the perfect shape.

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  • A matte bubblegum pink lipstick looks gorgeous with a soft, slightly smoky brown shadow.

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  • The best thing about a super-bold lip? It enables you to go totally bare on the rest of your face.

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  • For the most vibrant lips around, tap a pure color pigment, like MAC Pigment in Neo-Orange ($21, maccosmetics.com) over your lipstick for intensity.

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  • It may look intimidating, but a bright fuchsia lipstick complements nearly every complexion.

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  • A slightly winged eye is the perfect match for poppy lip color—it emphasizes the eyes without competing.

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  • A soft coral peach looks stunning on blue-eyed girls.

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  • To keep lipstick looking fresh all day, dust a bit of translucent powder over the top.

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Summer Lipstick Ideas to Try Now


Summer Lipstick Ideas to Try Now

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