5 Red lipsticks for Indian skin tone

Red lipsticks are a rage these days. From Angelina Jolie to Sonam Kapoor, they all love to show off the sexy red pout. This lip color never goes out of trend. It’s always on fire. From a teen to a young and mature lady, everyone enjoys wearing red lipstick on certain occasions if not on a regular basis. To get that perfect glamorous look, all you need to do is devote a few minutes to apply that red lip color.

There are several shades of red lipstick available in the market. These include warm shades like crimson, coral, rose red, raspberry red, fire red, ruby red, etc. The cool shades include colors like maroon, wine red, magenta, burgundy, chestnut, etc. It is important to choose the shade wisely to compliment your skin tone. Most Indian women have warm skin tones. If you have a dusky complexion, then deep red, burgundy, brick red shades will work for you. For medium or golden skin tones, shades like pink red, fire red and cool red will look good. If you have a fair complexion, you can try shades like coral, peach, and rose-red.

1) Tom Ford Lip Color In Cherry Lush :

This tops our list because of its stunning color. It is a blue-based red lip color with hints of pink.The result is a rich, smooth texture that feels creamy on the lip. It stays for good 7-8 hours.

2) Mac retro matte in ruby woo :

Here’s a mac red lipstick for Indian skin tone, this is one of the less expensive lipsticks. It feels dry but believe me once you apply this lipstick it doesn’t feel that dry. This is the best red lipstick for each and every skin tone. The staying power is fantanstic. I have never seen a single person looking gross in this colour.

3) Lakme Absolute Lip Pout – Raving Red :

This is one of the most beautiful matte lipsticks.It has velvet finish which makes it easy to work with. The formula is very creamy.Formula wise this is the best red lipstick in the market. A must have lipstick if you are a lip junkie. It stays for good 6+ hours.

4) Inglot matte lipstick – shade 409 :

It is a deeper matte red which has the formula of mac ruby woo. Its little dry if you are not a lipstick wearer like if you wear only on some occassions,you might feel little uncomfortable. But the colour is amazing. The staying power of this lipstick is amazing and it also suites dusky skin tone. There are couple of reds that brighten up your tone when applied,this is amongst them.

5) L’Oreal Star Collection – Pure Garnet :

This is also one beautiful red which is on a deeper red side. It just looks amazing once applied. Suites dusky tones as wells, brightens up the skin tone. This lipstick is so comfortable on the lips that you won’t even feel that you have applied a matte formula on your lips.


These are 5 top Red lipsticks for Indian skin tone. I’ll be posting few more Red lipstick in the other post. Try out these lipsticks and flaunt your beautiful lips. Any suggestions or ideas is warmly welcomed. Just comment in the comment section below.

Which is your favourite Red Lipstick..???

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