We've got a little more than a month of winter left, so there's still time to try on those vampy lippies and winter nudes. Beauty guru BeautybyJJ shared 9 of her favorites. The video features a variety of options for any occasion.
It may seem like a frivolous endeavor, but it can be difficult to find great swatches of lip colors on dark skin. The beauty industry continues to ignore that makeup loving Black women want to know what we're purchasing before we head to Sephora.
Here's what she wore:
MAC Lipstick in Mocha ($16) worn with with MAC Lip Pencil in Cork ($16)
MAC 'Heirloom Mix' Lipstick in Salon Rouge ($17.50) with MAC Lip Pencil in Brick ($16) or NYX Cosmetics Slim Pencil in Plum ($3.49)
NARS Velvet Matte Lip Pencil, Train Bleu ($26) with MAC Lip Pencil in Nightmoth ($16)
Kat Von D Everlasting Liquid Lipstick in L.U.V ($20) with NYX Deep Purple
Kat Von D Studded Kiss Lipstick in Vampira ($21) with MAC Lip Pencil in Nighmoth ($16)
MAC Lipstick in Rebel ($16) with NYX Deep Purple
NYX Cosmetics Slim Pencil in Nutmeg ($3.49)
Kat Von D Everlasting Liquid Lipstick in Outlaw ($20) with MAC Lip Pencil in Brick ($16)
Kat Von D Everlasting Liquid Lipstick in Lolita ($20) with MAC Lip Pencil in Cork ($16)
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