Red lipstick during spring can be its own form of damage control: Pair it with some sunglasses and your face looks instantly more polished (even after a late night out, #oops). Ahead, we've compiled the latest and greatest in cherry and popsicle reds, from M.A.C's bold and bright "Colour Rocker" Collection to NYX Cosmetic's range of must-try Pin-Up Pout shades.
A vibrant pop of color that's ideal for making a statement against spring whites and pastels.
Burberry Liquid Lip Velvet in 'Magenta No. 33,' $34; sephora.com.
A "best of both worlds" tropical color for spring.
NYX COSMETICS Pin-Up Pout Lipstick in 'Fiery,' $8; ulta.com.
A rich, hyper-pigmented red lipstick that won't lose its color by lunchtime. It's infused with antioxidants and hydrating oils, too, to prevent flaky lips.
Silk Cream Lipstick in 'Maraschino Cherry,' $25; makebeauty.com.
A neon, Marie Claire editor favorite from M.A.C's new "Colour Rocker" collection that's not for the faint of heart (but *is* recommended for a night-out beauty look).
Lipstick in 'Carmine Rouge,' $17; maccosmetics.com.
For those never-goes-out-of-style red lip loyalists, here's a lip color that's worth the extra splurge for the moisture-rich satiny finish.
Lipstick in 'KW Red,' $56; kjaerweis.com.
A must-try for those in love with Clinique's Chubby Sticks, this crayon-like stick builds deep color without bleeding and stencils lips with ease.
Hourglass GIRL Lip Stylo, $32; sephora.com.
A classic red lip color that doubles as a "no needles" lip plumper and filler.
Too Faced Melted Matte Liquified Long Wear Matte Lipstick, $21; toofaced.com.