Yes, I Do: Wearing RED Lipstick at Your Wedding

Make up by Faces by SudhaG

Red lipstick is a bold look that never goes out of style! Although more and more brides are going red, getting the perfect pout can be a hard task. PlanYourWedding has spoken to ourmakeup artists on the best RED shades that works on Asian skin tones, tips on having beautiful bright red bold lips on the wedding day and brands that are long lasting.

For perfect pouts, applying and touching up are essential steps. Here are some tips on long lasting red lip:

  • Foundation / Lip Primer / Concealer – apply a layer of any one of these before applying your red lipstick
  • For asymmetrical or thin lips – On top of your lips, draw a complete and fuller lip by using a concealer and line it with a lip liner
  • Lip Liner - Line your lips with a RED lip liner
  • Lip Brush – The magic lies in applying the lipstick with a brush to make sure that is colours your lip within the lip liner
  • Cotton Bud – Use them to correct any mistakes made, especially smudges outside of the lip line, and to smooth the edges

Rouge D'Armani Sheer Lipstick #400 (Approximately RM100) – Giorgio Armani

Who can resist classic red lips? With lip-balm hydrating properties, the soft texture of the Rouge will leave your lips feeling soft and moisturised. Bold red is suitable for a bride who wants to look chic and elegant on her wedding day!

Pro Longwear Lipcreme 'Good to Go' (Approximately RM 75) - MAC

If you have a sallow skin tone, this orangey-red shade will work for a healthy and radiant look. The colour is also perfect for an outdoor wedding ceremony.


Make up by Kres Bridal Image Connoisseur

Rimmel London by Kate Moss Collection Lipstick #001 (RM18) - Rimmel

Lasting up to eight hours of wearing power, you can now focus on your wedding without having to worry about constantly touching up your lips!

Make up by Suz Make Up

Pure Matte Lipstick 'Mascate' (RM86) - NARS Cosmetics

The Mascate is highly pigmented, bold, bright and perfectly matte. It contains wild mango butter known to have moisturizing properties. With an extremely rich and sexy matte finish, there’s no way we can resist it! Perfect for your big day!


Beauty Lip Velvet Lipstick 'Military Red' (RM99) - Burberry

With a gorgeous embossed design on the lipstick bullet, the Military Red gives you a fierce romantic velvety matte finish with luminous and densely rich red colour that’s perfect for brides of all skin tones.


Make up by Twinkle Bridal Make Up

Passion Duo Gloss Fusion Lipstick 'Incognito'(RM115) – Dolce & Gabbana

One of the most unique lipsticks we’ve come across in a whilethe Incognito comes in a matte pigment with gloss in the centre. The shade is a perfect balance of sexy and classy with a finish that leaves your lips looking effortlessly flawless. Heavier pressure on the outer band delivers deep, intense colour and high shine.


Rich Lip Color Lipstick 'Old Hollywood'(RM82) – Bobbi Brown

A bright cherry red! “Old Hollywood” is formulated by non-drying formula that brightens the lips in just one swipe. It is creamy and moisturizing. This shade is suitable for brides with cool undertones in their complexion! Not only is it intense, it’s so lightweight that you won’t feel like you’re wearing lipstick.


Make up by Joy Chong


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