#1 shu uemura Rouge Unlimited Supreme Matte Lipstick in RD 163, $42
Gorgeous matte lipstick that doesn’t dry out your lips. The RD 163 has been tested on numerous Asian skin tone to find the best red that will flatter our skin.
#2 Lancome L’Absolu Velours in 197 Velours de Grenade, $44
This liquid lipstick is formulated with a medley of oils and emollients to keep lips hydrated even with a velvety matte finish.
#3 Dior Rouge Dior 999 Matte, $49
The signature red from Dior is a gorgeous universal red that will suit most skin tones.
#4 Shiseido VisionAiry Gel Lipstick in 223 Shizuka Red, $36
The unique airy, lightweight texture of the Shiseido VisionAiry Gel Lipstick makes it super comfortable to wear.
#6 By Terry Rouge Expert Click Stick in Crimson Click, $47
The shape of the bullet makes it easy to apply lipstick precisely without needing to use a lip liner or lip brush.
#7 Burberry Lip Velvet in 437 Oxblood, $48
A deeper burgundy red, the Burberry Lip Velvet glides on and leaves the most luxurious velvety colour on your lips.
#9 Fenty Stunna Lip Paint Longwear Fluid Lip Colour in Uncensored, $36
The Fenty Stunna Lip Paint Longwear Fluid Lip Colour in Uncensored seems to flatter ever skin tone. The unique design of its doe foot applicator ensures a thin, even finish that doesn’t crack or flake.
#10 Urban Decay Vice Lipstick in 714 Mega-Matte, $29
In case you’ve been living under a rock, the 100-shade Urban Decay Vice Lipstick will definitely have one in a texture and colour you love. The 714 Mega-Matte is our weapon of choice for a red that slays.
#11 Too Faced Melted Matte in Lady Balls, $33
This creamy lipstick gives a crazy intense colour to the lips. The brick-red colour is perfect for those with warmer skin tones.
#12 NARS Velvet Glide in Mineshaft, $40
As its name suggests, this liquid lipstick glides on and leaves a velvety texture that hydrates lips at the same time.
#14 Make Up Store Slim Lipstick in 401 Matte, $29
The perfect lipstick to slip into your purse for easy touch ups during the day. The Make Up Store Slim Lipstick is comfortable to wear and has a gorgeous colour payoff.
#15 Pat McGrath MatteTrance Lipstick in Elson, $59
Mother don’t lie. The Pat McGrath MatteTrance Lipstick is the ultimate in matte lipsticks, giving lips amazing vivid colours, without the dryness.
#17 Lipstick Queen in Eden, $32
This fire engine red may be scary at first glance, but can help brighten the skin tone, as well as your teeth!
#19 Kat Von D Studded Kiss Creme Lipstick in Underage Red, $31
Creamy, vivid and intense – this lipstick checks all the boxes when it comes to a hydrating cream lipstick.