Are you a soon-to-be bride? Or are you getting married in the near future? If yes, then you must already be knowing how important that you look your best on the wedding day. These memories are going to be with you for the rest of your life. Considering bridal makeup, what lipstick you wear plays a major role and that is the time to dig and explore bright colours that make you look the best in the pictures as nude colours can completely wash you out. When choosing a bridal lipstick shade for Indian bridal makeup, there are certain things that we have to keep in mind, like the wedding attire, skin tone of the bride – fair, medium or dark. And also, how the rest of makeup is done on face like eyeshadows, blush and contour. The following are the list of bridal lipstick that will cover all the traditional shades as well as some trendy and modern ones that are very long lasting. There are both bullet and liquid lipstick that are well suited for Indian skin tone.
1. Mac retro matte lipstick ruby woo
This shade is mac’s iconic shade and gets sold one in every 8 secs. No women’s lipstick addiction ends without this gorgeous shade. It is a cool toned red with a completely matte finish. It lasts for a very long time. It instantly brightens up your face and suits every skin tone. So it is considered to be a perfect bridal lipstick shade.
2. Smashbox always On Liquid Lipstick, Bawse
This eight-hour wear liquid-matte lipstick has a featherweight and comfortable formula. It stays put and keeps the color looking as fresh and flawless as applied in the first swipe. It is a true deep red shade that compliments all complexion. It gives an opaque finish in one swipe and stays for good 8 hours. So, Smashbox’s bawse is also one of that perfect bridal lipstick shade.
3. Huda beauty liquid lipstick in Icon
This liquid lipstick by huda beauty has a very light weight formula. It is a peachy pinky shade that suits almost all Indian complexion. It stays for a good 5 to 6 hours. It is is very comfortable to wear and sets to a matte, transfer proof finish. If you are not a red lipstick person, you can definitely try this out as it looks flattering and bright like a red lipstick.
4. Mac Russian Red
If you are a person who doesn’t like a matte finish, then this shade in mac is a very good choice. It is slightly darker than mac’s ruby woo and has a creamy finish which is comfortable to wear on the lips. It is so creamy that it glides on like butter on the lips and suits almost all skin tones.
5. Wet n wild Megalast Liquid Catsuit Lipstick in Messy n Fierce
The Formula of this liquid lipstick is unbelievable. It is so lightweight, very comfortable to wear and very pigments. Glides on glossy and settles to matte, transfer proof finish. It is a blue toned red which suits light, ligh-medium, medium and dusky skin tones. It has an amazing staying power and stays put through meals and snacks. At this price, it is a definitely worth to be mentioned.
6. Sugar matte as hell lip crayon in Scarlet O’Hara
This shade from sugar cosmetics is a blue tones, the classic red shade which instantly brightens up even the most dull complexion and suits all Indian skin tones. The formula is so lightweight and pigmented. It glides very smoothly on the lips without any tugging and settles into a velvety matte finish. It does lasts for 6+ hours and doesn’t dry out the lips.
7. Nykaa matellicious lip crayon in Jade Rose
This lipstick by nykaa is a very unique formula that comes close to the mac’s retro matte range. But these are very comfortable and very pigmented. It gives an intense matte finish that lasts for hours without budging and fading. The shade is a muted pink/plum color which suits the majority of the Indian skin tones. This cruelty-free range is definitely a must try out.
8. Faces Ultime Pro liquid lipstick in Put me on
The shade ‘Put me on’ is a mixture of red and pink. this type of mixed shades and the color would look beautiful on every skin tone. It looks more pinkish on the lips with a nice hint of red. The texture is smooth and glides on lips without any tugging. It settles into the matte finish and doesn’t dry out the lips. The pigmentation of the color is awesome and needs only a single swipe to cover pigmented lips. It stays on the lips almost through the whole day.
9. Maybelline Superstay matte ink in Voyager
Voyager is a deep burgundy red shade. This range in Maybelline has a good formula. The lipstick glides well without looking patching. It stays to a matte, transfer proof finish and stays for 9+ hours without any fading and budging even after heavy meals. The only downside with this range is that it feels stick even after it settles down. Other than this, it is an awesome bridal lipstick shade which suits all Indian skin tones.
10. NYX Soft Matte Lip Cream in San Paulo
These soft matte lip creams are true their name. They are so soft and creamy while applying but settles to a matte finish. The shade San Paulo is a bright rosy-pink shade which instantly brightens up the face. It is neither too bold nor too muted. It is a perfect bridal lipstick shade that compliments almost all skin tones. It stays on for a 5+ hours after which it needs to needs to be reapplied.