Now I by no means an expert on makeup. I have never been one of those girls who does YouTube tutorials and if I have ever tried one, I always looked horrifying in the end. One thing I do know about is lipsticks. If I won the lottery and you told me I had to spend $1000 dollars in a makeup store I would without a doubt spend all of it on matte lipsticks. If you are as crazy about them as I am here are ten red matte lipsticks that will kill this Valentine’s Day with your boo.
1. Smashbox Always On Matte Liquid Lipstick in “Bawse”
This seductive liquid matte color is amazing cause it last eight hours through just about anything. You’ll never have to deal with that stickiness that sometimes comes with mattes. It is specially formulated with Primer oil to help keep your lips smooth, soft, and luxurious all through your special night.
2. e.l.f. Matte Lip Color in “Rich Red”
While I am not big on lip pencils this one works great. The color is perfect and I’ve never had any issues with the with the twist up. The color is beautiful, rich, and moisturizes your lips making it perfect for those sweet Valentine kisses.
3. NARS Velvet Matte Lipstick Pencil in “Dragon Girl”
If you are in more of a playful mood than you will love this matte. This velvet pencil instantly gives your lips a rich pigment all day long. It works if you are trying to go neutral, bold, or maybe even a little bit edgy. One thing is for sure though that your man will be calling you Khaleesi by the end of the night when you come near him rocking that Dragon Girl color.
4. MAC Cosmetics Lipstick Matte in “Ruby Woo”
This color is perfect for every skin tone. It is a great matte, creamy and gives whoever tries is a natural yet sophisticated look. What is best about the color is that it works for any time of the year so if you love wearing it this winter you can strut through spring, summer, and fall with it too.
5. Too Faced Peach Kiss Moisture Matte Long Wear Lipstick in “Breakfast Club”
This intense matte color will help you stop traffic. Too Faced has made a refreshing sweet fig milk-infused formula that comfortable to wear all day or night. What I love most about this matte is that it smells delicious. Making you all the more delectable.
6. NARS Semi Matte Lipstick in “Jungle Red”
NARS makes our list again with their irresistible Jungle red matte. It is long lasting and even as the color fades it never becomes splotchy or flaky. With this lip color you can create a striking makeup look to go with the darkest to brightest shades.
7. Julep It’s Whipped Matte Mousse in “At Midnight”
If you love a deeper pink color instead of a bright vibrant red than this shade is perfect for you. It is a super-pigmented mousse formula that will last all day and never dry your lips. The weightlessness of the matte will give you the feeling like you are ready for anything.
8. Pat McGrath Labs Matte Trance Lipstick in “Obsessed!”
It is very clear how this red got its name because from the moment you buy it you will be obsessed with its color. Your boyfriend will be blown away with how well you are able to pull of this look and will be begging you to wear it again and again.
9. Flesh Beauty Proud Flesh Matte Liquid Lipcolor in “Brazen”
This liquid lipcolor is the must have when you are with your love on your special night out. The sponge-tipped applicator makes it so easy to apply and reapply through the night in between the sweet kisses. What I love best about this matte is that it is cruelty free, cause while its feels awesome to look great, it feels even better when you are supporting a company that does what they can to protect the beautiful creatures of the world.
10. The Lip Bar Matte Liquid Lipstick in “Haute Mess”
Now we all aren’t in a relationship on Valentine’s Day and when we head out to the bars on the prowl things can get a little messy. Haute Mess is the perfect color to have on hand when you are having a girls night out on the day of love while you are looking to break some hearts.