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Three Ways To Wear Brown Lipstick

This ‘90s staple is making a comeback and here's how you can sport it.
Three Ways To Wear Brown Lipstick This ‘90s staple is making a comeback and here's how you can sport it.

If there’s one beauty trend from the ‘90s that’s making a big comeback, it’s definately the brown lip. You may briefly remember J.Lo sporting this back then with her puckers outlined in a darker shade, but this time around it’s all about rich chocolate-y shades that are a mix of grunge and bold.

Taking notes from the month-long runway rendezvous of September, we round up a couple of looks to pair with these rich lippies that serve as a sweet alternative to your bubble gum pinks and candy apple reds. Scroll down and let’s get started.

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Givenchy gave us a new way of interpreting the cat eye using sculpted eye shadow. Take this look down a notch and make it day-appropriate by using a wet brush and some caramel-colored eye shadow in place of a liner. Complement those winged peepers with dash of Tom Ford’s Lip Color in Deep Mink on your lips.

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Skinny brows and lined lips were a big hit back in the ‘90s and noughties. Borrow these notes as you cop The Blonds’ winged metallic liner by swiping on a thin gold line on top of your cat eye and finish off with a sheer coat of brown on your puckers with NARS’ Sheer Lipstick in Tanganyka.

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Now if you really want to let your lips do the talking, keep everything else clean and bare. Kenzo puts the focus on luminous skin by highlighting key areas with a coat of gloss on the lids. Counter the shiny finish with a matte lip like MAC’s Lipsitck in Tabla for a fresh and modern look. 

Photos from @givnechyofficial and @maccosmestics on Instagram

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