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    21 Lipsticks That Are Perfect Even For Makeup Newbies

    It's time to pour yourself a drink, put on some lipstick and pull yourself together.

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    It is a truth universally acknowledged that popping on some lippy can improve your mood 1000%.

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    Here are some fun shades which you can add to cart now ahead of party season.

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    Application via cleavage optional.

    1. Kylie's lip kits are practically iconic thanks to their creamy texture, matte look and non-drying finish. Because of its strong pigment you can max out on the canapes but keep the reapplying to a minimum.

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    Price: From $39.95

    2. Maybelline are renowned for their mascara but the glosses, boy the glosses, are πŸ‘ŒπŸ». And this one you don't even need a liner for.

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    Price: From $16.49 (that's 17% off!)

    3. Look, I really like nudes ok? Especially ones that are vegan and GF like this one by Bare Minerals.

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    Price: From $37.56 (with free delivery)

    4. This by Lancome is practically Geri from the Spice Girls in a tube. Punchy, fun and loud, the perfect red lip for summer.

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    Price: From $40.68 (with free delivery)

    5. Poppy King was literally the lipstick queen when I was a young girl and her new brand, usually stocked at Mecca, is the bees knees.

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    Price: From $31.32 (with free delivery)

    6. Tis the season to let your inner vamp out and the best way to start is by throwing on a lick of Trans Siberian by NARS

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    Price: From $39.87 (with free delivery)

    7. This colour from Revlon packs more punch than any summer punch I've ever indulged in.

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    Price: From $8.26

    8. NYX's $5.90 matte cream, called Ibiza, is the closest I'm getting to a party island this summer.

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    Price: From $5.90

    9. You can't go wrong with a creamy, nude gloss, especially one from the Kardashian's favourite makeup maker Anastasia.

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    Price: From $37.20

    10. Love this universally flattering shade by L.A. Girl.

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    Price: From $11.95

    11. For the brave, try this by ColourPop.

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    Price: From $16.50

    12. Bronze with a hint of sparkle by ColourPop is a great option for a lick of colour when you cbf doing a full beat.

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    Price: From $15.50

    13. A MAC palette is perfect if you can never decided on anything, let alone a lip colour.

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    Price: From $25

    14. MAC's Velvet Teddy is a great nude and continually sells out thanks to Kylie Jenner's endorsement.

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    Price: From $29.95

    15. Burn Notice by Marc Jacobs is the power pose of lipsticks.

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    Price: From $16.95

    16. I am a sucker for good packaging, well played Maybelline.

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    Price: From $7.80

    17. Lime Crime lipsticks have so much pigment you almost need to wear sunglasses when applying. So extra, so good.

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    Price: From $26.05 (for a pack of three)

    18. Fun fact: You can eat an entire degustation meal and then a kebab on the way home and still not have to reapply Tom Ford's lipsticks.

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    Price: From $46.99

    19. Never been brave enough to try the brown lipstick trend for fear of looking like you're about to cosplay as a secretary from a 1980s rom-com? Now you can for as little as $2.

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    Price: From $2.21

    20. Imagine the pantone possibilities with this sucker!

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    Price: From $8.35

    21. Stains (especially by Benefit) are great hangover helpers, just dab a drop to lips and the apple of your cheeks to look more alive.

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    Price: From $17.12

    Now go and enjoy these suggestions any way you like.

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