Science tells us the color red drives men bananas—who are we to argue? We love it, too. For a date night out or a sexy night in, nothing beats the look of a classic red lip worn with confidence and a smile. Think you can’t pull off it off? Think again.
Red lips have been a red carpet staple for decades — the look is the epitome of sleek and polished. Yet these days women are wearing the statement color everywhere, from the office to the running around on the weekend.
What’s so fantastic about a bright red lip is that you don’t need to wear a lot of other makeup: The contrast of a bare face and a bold lip is what makes it feel so fresh and appealing. Plus, it instantly pulls your look together, whether you’re in black dress and heels or jeans and Converse.
Follow the easy steps below for a perfect classy red lips look: