The Perils of Wearing Red Lipstick

It's glamorous until there's smudges everywhere!

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Swiping on a classic red lip is easy enough, but it presents quite the dilemma when it comes to sustenance. The fact of the matter is that certain foods will always be at odds with your painted pout. We've put together a quick guide on what foods to avoid (so you don't end up looking like The Joker on your lunch date), and which are lipstick-friendly. Basically, use a straw with everything—even your coffee!—and you're good to go.

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Safe to try:

1. Salad

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2. Sushi

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3. Smoothie

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4. Bite-Sized Fruit:

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5. Candy

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6. Pasta (But No Spaghetti!)

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May end in a lipstick disaster:

1. Sandwich

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2. Cheeseburger

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3. Bagel

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4. Soup

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5. Pizza

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6. Ice Cream Cone

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