Gone are the days of dry, cakey matte lipstickstoday’s formulas have come a long way since their first swipe. Take Rihanna’s ruby lip at the Battleship Australian premiere in Sydney. We love how the high-impact hue didn’t leave her lips looking parched. When using a bold color like this, be sure to dab a light layer of concealer or leftover foundation onto your pucker before applying the shade. This brings out the true color of your lipstick and prevents it from bleeding.
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