(Closed) Should I do a red lip for my wedding? PICS.

posted 6 years ago in Beauty
  • poll: Do a red lip?
    Yes : (48 votes)
    65 %
    No : (26 votes)
    35 %
  • Post # 3
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    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: October 2015

    Wow, you look stunning with red lipstick! I say go for it!

    Post # 4
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    5271 posts
    Bee Keeper
    • Wedding: October 2009

    Do it! The red lips give you a super glam look, and with a white dress, it will look so pretty! 

    I was scared to do red lips (because I never wear red lipstick) but I spent alot of time at Sephora and found the right shade for me. I am so happy I wore red lips because it just made me feel extra special. 🙂 Just remeber to reapply cause I forgot to, and it faded after so much smooching! 

    Post # 5
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    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: November 2011

    you look so pretty! go with it, but also think if you will feel “you” with the red lipstick on your wedding, those pictures will last forever. 🙂

    Post # 6
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    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: May 2014

    You could seriously do both! What do you feel more comfortable/glamorous in? I always feel like I photograph better with red lipstick, but I’m worried it’s more of a hassle on the day to deal with, in terms of reapplications and kissing people.

    Also, I do think that red lips instantly projects a kind of Old Hollywood, vintage, rockabilly glamour. I don’t know if that fits with your wedding look, theme, dress etc. But it definitely suits you!

    Post # 7
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    850 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: May 2013

    First of all, I have to say that you are STUNNING and would look beautiful with either. I personally would vote no, not because it doesn’t look good on you, but because I would be afraid it would look dated. It’s a popular trend right now, and I would be worried that I would look back in 10 or 20 years and wonder what I was thinking. I LOVE your makeup in the first photo you posted, so pretty and fresh!

    Post # 8
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    78 posts
    Worker bee
    • Wedding: October 2014

    You can def pull off the red lips, very glam look!

    Post # 9
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    8096 posts
    Bumble Beekeeper

    Red lipstick is a classic, not a trend. Nude lips are trend. As that trend fades, you might see more red lips, but it’s because people are returning to the classic, not because red is suddenly trendy.

    Post # 10
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    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: June 2013

    I’m not normally a fan of red lips, but I think people with dark/black hair look amazing with it on!!

    consider yourself lucky, and rock that awesome red lipstick!!

    Post # 11
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    205 posts
    Helper bee

    You look fantastic with red lips!!

    Post # 12
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    2556 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: May 2014

    rock the red, girl!

    Post # 13
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    103 posts
    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: October 2013

    I like you in the red but I prefer a nude with a wedding dress unless you’re going with a retro pin up type of look.

    Post # 14
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    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: June 2010 - parent's backyard

    YES, you look amazing in red!  I would suggest wearing it just for the photos and ceremony only, and then carrying around a second color for later. something that’s easy to apply so you are not constantly sneaking off to touch up your color all night. 

    Post # 16
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    205 posts
    Helper bee

    @raisedonrobbery:  I have a Spehora brand red lipstick and it will literally stay on until the next day. I love it! It has lasted me over 3 years because I only use it for special occassions, like weddings 🙂

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