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7 Dark Lipsticks To Wear All Fall Long

With summer well and truly wrapped up, long gone are the days of pretty pinks and pastel hues. It’s time to start thinking about the lip colour you’re going to wear this crisp, sweater-weather season. From liquid mattes to velvet lacquers, if you’re going to update anything this season – make it your lipstick. While dark lipsticks won’t keep you warm, these picks will leave you looking on trend beautiful and ready to embrace the new season with force.

Elizabeth Arden Beautiful Satin-Matte Finish Lipstick

Shade: Chocolate

The perfect hybrid between matte and satin, this Beautiful Color lipstick from Elizabeth Arden is everything we dream of and more. A beautifully warm, rich chocolate shade, this lipstick is key ideal makeup fodder for those enchanting autumnal days. Providing medium to full coverage, the gentle smooth formula is packed full of vitamins and shea butter, helping to protect and soothe your lips.

 Shiseido Veiled Rouge Lipstick

Shade: Carrera

If vivid yet subtle, intense yet understated, bold yet safe is more your thing then look no further than Shiseido’s veiled rouge lipstick in shade Carrera. Formulated with moisturising oils that plump and hydrate lips for a beautiful sheer finish, this lipstick is the new go-to for everyday wear. Creating build-able colour, the texture is extremely soft yet transfer resistant, keeping your lips covered from day to night.

Lipstick Queen Sinner Opaque Lipstick

Shade: Berry

Unleash your daring side with Lipstick Queen Sinner Opaque Lipstick in shade berry. Rich and silky, this highly-pigmented colour glides onto lips for the perfect bold look. With no glitter or shimmer, for the ultimate autumnal appearance, the creamy, opaque formula is enriched with shea butter to keep lips moisturised and soft, as well as protecting delicate skin.

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Inika Vegan Lipstick

Shade: Aubrun Ambition

The world’s first certified organic vegan lipstick range, Inika Vegan lipstick provides effortless nourishment and hydration without compromising on performance or colour. Formulated with organic avocado and jojoba seed oils you can expect a creamy, flawless application that feels as luxurious as it looks. For a perfect autumnal look, we are loving shade Auburn Ambition for a shimmering auburn-red colour with a warm base and deep undertones.

Lord & Berry Timeless Kissproof Lipstick

 Shade: Iconic

The air is getting colder and we are all reaching for that coffee cup that tends to wreak havoc with our lipstick. Extend your wear this autumn and never worry about reapplication again, with the Timeless Kissproof lipstick from Lord & Berry. A beautiful deep plum,  formulated with a nourishing, antioxidant-rich blend of Neem, Sesame and Indian Frankincense,  it delivers long-wearing, transfer-resistant colour with a vibrant matte finish.

L’Oréal Paris Color Riche Lipstick  

Shade: Violet Saturn

Boasting a creamy and luxurious formula, the Color Riche Lipstick from L’Oréal is enriched with omega-3 oils and vitamin E to keep your lips moisturised, soft and supple during autumn. The intense shade has a rich and conditioning formula that leaves lips looking luxurious.

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Max Factor Colour Elixir Lipstick  

Shade: Mulberry    

A deep raspberry red, this shade embodies everything we love about fall. With a slightly sparkly finish, this lipstick creates the perfect shine without being overly frosty.  Infused with white tea; a powerful antioxidant that helps to protect lips against environmental aggressors and enriched with a conditioning blend of shea and avocado butters, this nourishing lipstick is comfortable to wear and beneficial to skin. Providing even coverage, this lipstick will last for hours.




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