red lipstick for dark skin

Sephora customers often prefer the following products when searching for red lipstick for dark skin.

Red lipstick is a classic look that can be worn by all for everyday makeup looks and glam looks alike. Finding a shade of red that compliments your deep complexion doesn't have to be difficult! Here are our top picks for best red lipstick for dark skin available at Sephora.

$32.00

I love how it gives a wash of colour on your lips, not opaque. I am not a fan of dark lipsticks on me (make me look older) but like the colour of dark lipstick so these are great, I get the darker tones but without looking super heavy or harsh. ...application is quite difficult. order because of dark colors but it's not as dark pigmented as photo. good palette but not worth for this price

What it is: A skin-loving, ultra-luxe cheek and lip cream palette filled with four multiuse shades ideal for all skin tones.

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Jojoba Oil: Moisturizes.
- Shea Butter: Soothes.
- Vitamin E: Is rich in antioxidants.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, sulfates SLS & SLES, triclocarban, triclosan, and contains less than one percent synthetic fragrance. It is also gluten-free and cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: The lightweight, balm-like texture blends seamlessly to create a healthy flush of color for the ultimate fresh-faced, monochromatic look.

Freck BeautyMAKEOUT CLUB Soft Blur Lipstick

Size: 0.03 oz / 1 g·ITEM: 2590172

Color: Baddie - a dark brown

275 Reviews

$24.00

This is such a beautiful nude brown for dark skin women. This is definitely my new go to on days where I want the no makeup-makeup look. ...That being said this is perfect for my dark skin glirlies cause it will complement them the best.

What it is: A soft-blur lipstick delivering depth and color with a buildable matte finish.

GucciGlow & Care Shine Lipstick

Size: 0.06 oz/ 1.8 mL·ITEM: 2448876

Color: 308 Lucy Dark Orange - dark orange

617 Reviews

$47.00

It is a nice glossy finish lipstick, I really like the packaging. I don't think this shade really works for me personally but it is pretty nice if you like red lipsticks....This is also great compared to other red lipsticks because it’s a hydrating lipstick.

What it is: A lipstick that provides up to 24 hours of long-lasting hydration and shine.

Highlighted Ingredients:

- Flower Oils (Black Rose Oil, Peony Oil, and Jojoba Seed Oil): Help to nourish the lips while delivering high-shine color.

- Fruit Butters: Moisturize.

- Hyaluronic Acid: Provides long-lasting hydration with a subtle yet visible lip-plumping and smoothing effect.

What Else You Need to Know: This hybrid lipstick envelops the lips with hydration while delivering a veil of vibrant, glowing color.

Armani BeautyLip Power Long Lasting Lipstick

Size: 0.10 oz / 3 g·ITEM: 2662922

Color: 207 Dark Mauve - Dark Mauve

1.3K Reviews

$45.00

Very nice lipstick...Will be great for medium-dark skin tone . Will get in different shades...Its also a great nude color for dark skin.

What it is: A longwearing satin lipstick that delivers ultra-vivid color in one swipe, all-day wear and comfort, and precision application with an innovative, drop-shaped bullet.

Formulation Type: Lipstick

Benefits: Long-wearing

What Else You Need to Know: This long-lasting lipstick is formulated with protective, comfortable oils and high-intensity pigments to deliver vivid satin lip color with all-day wear, comfort and a lightweight feel. The innovative drop-shaped bullet allows for ease of application and precise, defined lines.

Clinical Results:
Monadic Consumer Test conducted with 101 women in the US.
- 98% of consumers agree the product gives bright, intense color

SEPHORA COLLECTIONCream Lip Stain Liquid Lipstick

Size: 0.169 oz/ 5 mL·ITEM: 1959881

Color: 52 Dark Purple - matte deep purple

11.5K Reviews

$15.00

Perfect for Dark skin!...perfect for me and compliments my dark skin tone!...Pretty color on dark skin

What it is: Bestselling creamy, weightless, liquid lip stain coats your lips in flawless color to become a transfer-proof, full-coverage, last-all-day stain.

Formulation Type:
Liquid Lipstick

Benefits: Long-wearing

What Else You Need to Know: Top-selling, ultra-pigmented lip color is infused with avocado oil to provide rich color as it glides on smoothly and easily. Transforms into a silky, lightweight stain that won't bleed, crack, or dry out your lips. Comfortable and non-sticky.

KVD BeautyEverlasting Hyperlight Vegan Transfer-Proof Liquid Lipstick

Size: 0.23 oz / 7 mL·ITEM: 2599397

Color: Dark Wisteria - purple blackberry

1.3K Reviews

$23.00

This was such a great lipstick, it applied smooth and looked great on my dark-skin tone. ...Baneberry is more of a dark fuchsia with more red tones. Bleeding Heart is more neon.

What it is: An iconic liquid lipstick with all-day, transfer-proof wear—now in a hyper-lightweight, comfortable formula.

Too FacedCocoa Bold Cream Lipstick

Size: 0.11 oz / 3.3 g·ITEM: 2600997

Color: Chocolate Chip - mocha nude

45 Reviews

$29.00

I got 6 colors (excluding strawberry) and the shades are just so beautiful. These are cream lipsticks, and it DOES transfer but the thing is, the lipstick color remains on your lips throughout the day EVENLY. ...The shade is perfect for my lightly dark lip. It is pigmented, easy to apply and subtle enough to create a nude vibe.

What it is: A fully loaded, nude cocoa color designed to be universally flattering, delivering insane payoff and a bold, buttery texture.

Formulation Type:
Lipstick

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens. It is also cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: Ditch those basic, boring nudes and indulge in this ultra-decadent, chocolate-scented, rich, and creamy lipstick. These fully loaded, medium-to-full coverage nudes were designed to be flattering on all skin tones while delivering insane payoff in a buttery texture.

TOM FORDBitter Peach Lip Color Matte Lipstick

Size: 0.1 oz/ 2.96 mL·ITEM: 2554046

Color: Chérie - rosey nude

25 Reviews

$58.00

The best orange red shade out there for dark skin tones❤️ compliments the skin beautifully!...Matte Lipstick That Won’t Dry Out Your Lips...Honestly, I don’t usually like matte lipsticks - the lips are already dry and matte lipsticks just make them worse.

What it is: A classic, velvet-matte lipstick in Bitter Peach packaging.

Formulation Type:
Lipstick

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Chamomilla Flower Oil
- Vitamin C
- Tocopherol

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, sulfates SLS & SLES, triclocarban, triclosan, and contains less than one percent synthetic fragrance. It is also vegan, gluten-free, cruelty-free, and comes in recyclable packaging.

Bobbi BrownPot Rouge Blush for Lips and Cheeks

Size: 0.128 oz / 3.8 ml·ITEM: 2669935

Color: Calypso Coral - vibrant coral

614 Reviews

$36.00

It’s so shiny and it goes on the skin perfectly, super pigmented and perfect to carry on the go as it serves as a lip and cheek balm !!! ...The shade is so beautiful on dark skin and it blends beautifully. It also wears great, it lasts all day long, even in the warmer weather.

What it is: A bestselling, multitasking cream color blush for lips and cheeks that comes in a mirrored flip-top compact for on-the-spot application.


Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, phthalates, mineral oil, and triclosan.


What Else You Need to Know: Discover two products in one, giving cheeks a just-pinched natural blush look and lips a soft, stained finish. The mirrored flip-top compact allows for on-the-spot application. A multitasking, lightweight cream color in a wide range of shades, from pale pink to coral glow and rosy red.

GUERLAINKissKiss Shine Bloom Lipstick Balm

Size: 11 oz/ 3.2 g·ITEM: 2436418

Color: 219 Eternal Rose - juicy strawberry pink

17 Reviews

$45.00

The color looked a little dark at first but it’s not hyper pigmented. The scent is amazing like classic Guerlain. ...i bought mine from nordstrom but i returned it. it smells like strong rose perfume (like loreal lipsticks). i was expecting a glossy sheer lipstick but it doesnt really have much shine. the color was pretty but a little light for me. the smell was too unbearable. i prefer the chanel ones better. not worth the $40

What it is: A high-shine, lightweight, full-coverage lipstick made with hyaluronic acid, shea butter and 95% naturally-derived ingredients for more hydrated, plumped and smoother looking lips.

Formulation Type: Lip Balm & Treatment, Lipstick

Benefits: Hydrating, Long-wearing, Plumping

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Hyaluronic Acid: Hydrates the lips.
- Winter Rose Extract: Softens the appearance of lips.
- Shea Butter: Provides long-lasting comfort.

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