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The Perfect Red Lippies To Welcome The Chinese New Year With

Attract luck with this bold shade!

There's something about red that makes it a bold and empowering colour. With the Chinese New Year coming up, it's also worth noting that this shade symbolises good fortune and happiness. 

If you're having trouble finding the perfect red lipstick (it really is a struggle, right?), you're in luck. In time for CNY, we're listing down the most flattering red lippies that are perfect to sport to bring in some luck with!


MAC Cosmetics Lipstick in Ruby Woo

Ruby Woo is the most sought-after MAC lipstick, and for good reason. This red lippie with blue undertones hits all the right spots with its ability to complement every skin tone, making the quest for a flattering red pout easy.

Rimmel London Lasting Finish Matte By Kate Moss in 107

A classic collection from the British drugstore brand, the collaboration with Kate Moss gave us beauty addicts an amazing red wine lippie shade that's perfect if you're feeling bold and adventurous. With just the right touch of dark brown and purple, and the noteworthy low price point for this high-performing lipstick, you simply can't go wrong. 

Nars Semi-Matte Lipstick in Heat Wave

If you're off to celebrate the night away this Chinese New Year, a fun pop of colour should be in your beauty arsenal. Our top pick? This beautiful orange-red lippie from Nars. Bask in the joy that comes with the season, and don't be shy to smile away as this shade makes you teeth whiter. With its velvety and long-lasting finish, this is definitely one lucky find!

Maybelline Colour Sensational Lip Colour in Are You Red-dy

Love a lush-looking lip? Are You Red-dy's pink-red tone gives that fun and flirty vibe that will definitely score you some points if you want to raise your 'love meter' a notch this Chinese New Year. With amazing colour payoff and a formula infused with honey nectar, this lipstick will leave your lips looking plump and moisturised the entire day. 

Make Up For Ever Artistic Lip Ink and Brush Duo in Matte Red

Going for a perfectly sculpted pout? Unleash your inner artist and give your lips that sultry touch of red with this duo from Make Up For Ever, which gives all the precision you need. 


Want to complete your CNY look with a new 'do? Here's a great read to inspire you!