Makeup: Lipsticks

Turn up the temperature with traffic-stopping lips.

Metal Head
Metallics sizzled on the runways, so it’s no surprise razzle-dazzle lips are the hottest trend for the season.

01 Rimmel Cool Shine Lipstick in Drench ($5.90; mass retailers)
02 Chanel Rouge Allure Luminous Satin Lip Colour in Fabulous ($29; Chanel counters, chanel.com)
03 Shu Uemura Rouge Unlimited in BG908 ($23; Neiman Marcus, Saks)
04 Estée Lauder Pure Color Crystal Lipstick in Elizabeth Pink ($16; Lauder counters)
05 MAC Lipstick in Danse ($14; MAC counters & stores)
06 Revlon Super Lustrous Shiny Sheers in Sheer Cocoa Glaze ($7.99; mass retailers)

Buff ’n’ Stuff
A warm spring day is the perfect inspiration to go nude with these natural, pretty and perfect-for-any-occasion shades.

07 NYX Cosmetics Tinted Lip Spa in Copacabana ($6; Duane Reade, drugstore.com, nyxcosmetics.com)
08 Lipstick Queen in Saint Pink ($18; Barneys New York, Studio at Fred Segal)
09 Chantecaille Lipstick in Ylang ($26; Barneys New York, Bergdorf Goodman, Neiman Marcus)
10 BonneBell LipLites in Vanilla ($2.50; mass retailers)
11 Dior Addict Ultra-Nude in Skin Beige ($24.50; Dior counters)
12 CoverGirl TruShine Lipcolor in Powderpink Shine ($5.99; mass retailers)

Paint the Town Red

Never underestimate the power of this strong, sexy, classic color.

13 Almay Hydracolor Lipstick in Red ($8.99; mass retailers)
14 CoverGirl TruShine Lipcolor in Valentine Shine ($5.99)
15 Lancôme Color Fever Shine in Red and Sensual Java ($24; Lancôme counters)
16 Shu Uemura Rouge Unlimited in RD128 ($23)
17 Givenchy Rouge Interdit in Ardent Red ($26; Macy’s, sephora.com)
18 L’Oréal Paris Colour Riche Star Secrets in Penelope’s Red ($8.50; mass retailers)

In the Pink
Pastel these are not. Demure, rosebud lips take a backseat to vibrant and shocking washes of pink.

19 Lancôme Color Fever Shine in S.O.S. Pink ($24)
20 Clé de Peau Beauté Lipstick in 22 ($55; Bergdorf Goodman, select Neiman Marcus & Saks)
21 Revlon Super Lustrous Shiny Sheers in Sheer Dewy Blossom ($7.99)
22 Vincent Longo Baby Balm Lipstick in Love Berry ($23; Bath & Body Works, Sephora, select Ulta)
23 CoverGirl TruShine Lipcolor in Hot Pink Shine ($5.99)
24 Cargo PlantLove Lipstick in Lindsay ($20; Sephora, sephora.com)