Best Makeup for Redheads

Celeb colorists show how to make red locks pop — and it's all about the season's most gorgeous makeup looks and tips.

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Rich Red by Day

MC TIP for light skin tones: Use a neutral primer on lips before applying a pale-pink stain to banish redness from fair complexions.

MC TIP for tan skin: Dusty rose shades give skin a feminine glow without looking muddy.

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Fair Skin

Covergirl Cheekers Blush in Rose Silk, $4.
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Fair Skin

Topshop Lip Stick in Coy, $14.
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Fair Skin

Stila Lip Glaze in Cotton Candy, $22.
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Medium Skin Tone

Covergirl Natureluxe Gloss Balm in Sandstone, $6.
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Medium Skin Tone

Almay Powder Blush in Pink, $10.
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Medium Skin Tone

Giorgio Armani Gloss d'Armani in #503, $28.
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Tan Skin

Covergirl Lip Perfection in Temptress, $7.
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Tan Skin

Wet N Wild Glassy Gloss Lip Gel in This Too Shall Glass, $3.
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Tan Skin

VS Makeup Baked Mineral Bronzing Powder in Glowing, $14.
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Deep Skin Tone

Josie Maran Lip & Cheek Stain Magic Marker in Jitterbug, $19.
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Deep Skin Tone

Urban Decay Afterglow Glide-On Cheek Tint in Score, $24.
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Deep Skin Tone

Rimmel London Moisture Renew SPF 15 Lip Gloss in Pink Spa, $6.
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Rich Red by Night

MC TIP for light skin tones: To avoid a totally monochromatic coral palette, define eyes with rich copper shadows and a chocolate liner.

MC TIP for tan skin: Apricot gloss makes for a subtle glow, but choose one with a warm tint to avoid a washed-out look.

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Fair Skin

Maybelline New York Eye Studio Color Plush Silk Eyeshadow Palette in Give Me Gold, $10.
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Fair Skin

Illamasqua Cream Blusher in Rude, $24.
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Fair Skin

ELF Matte Lip Color in Coral, $3.
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Medium Skin Tone

NYC Blushable Crème Stick in Plaza Pink, $4.
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Medium Skin Tone

MAC Glamglass in Tour de Fabulous, $15.
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Medium Skin Tone

Benefit Creaseless Cream Shadow/Liner in Top Brass, $19.
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Tan Skin

L'Oréal Paris Colour Riche Le Gloss in Peach Fuzz, $8.
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Tan Skin

Rimmel London Exaggerate Waterproof Eye Definer in Precious Gold, $6.
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Tan Skin

Sonia Kashuk Lip Gloss Quad in Bronzey Corals, $13.
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Deep Skin Tone

Napoleon Perdis Color Disc in Green Living, $25.
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Deep Skin Tone

Covergirl Queen Collection Lip Color in classy coral, $7.
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Deep Skin Tone

Korres Lip Butter Glaze in Pomegranate, $14.
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Keep Your Brown Brilliant

Most susceptible to fading, red hair should be shampooed no more than three times weekly.

Garnier Fructis Color Shield Fortifying Shampoo, $4.

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Keep Your Red Rich

Suave Black Raspberry + White Tea Leave in Conditioner, $3.
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Keep Your Brown Brilliant

L'Oréal Paris EverPure Moisture Deep Restorative Masque, $9.
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Keep Your Red Rich

Fekkai Advanced Salon Technician Highlight Care Illuminating Cream, $24.
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