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Old Year's Night Red Lips #RedLipsChallenge

Christmas gone but we still like to rock our red lips for Old Year's Night (New Year's Eve for our international supporters). Here's the part two to the other #RedLipsChallenge post. Don't forget, you can see loads more product options on Heidi's, Sabrina's and Blair's Instagram accounts.

Estee Lauder Pure Color Vivid Shine Lipstick 'Electric Mauve' + M.A.C Riri Woo Pro Longwear Lip Pencil

This combination is great for those of you who love a more pinky-red lip. Sometimes we need a little something to make these longwear lip pencils a little more bearable. The added benefit of using this lipstick is that it's full of shimmer particles which gives the lips dimension.

Estee Lauder 'Electric Mauve' + M.A.C Riri Woo Pro Longwear Lip Pencil www.modenmakeup.com
Estee Lauder 'Electric Mauve' + M.A.C Riri Woo Pro Longwear Lip Pencil www.modenmakeup.com
Estee Lauder 'Electric Mauve' + M.A.C Riri Woo Pro Longwear Lip Pencil swatch www.modenmakeup.com

Estee Lauder Pure Color Envy Sculpting Lipstick 'Envious'

I absolutely love this line of lipsticks. You don't even need a liner with this one.

Estee Lauder Pure Color Envy Sculpting Lipstick 'Envious' swatch www.modenmakeup.com

Tom Ford Lip Color 'Rouge Fatal' + OCC Cosmetic Colour Pencil 'Black Dahlia'

Just beautiful. The lipstick on its own is a classic red; adding the dark lip liner gives it the vampy feel that I adore. What I like about the Tom Ford formula, and the Estee Lauder previously mentioned, is that you don't have to trade moisture to get pigment. All of these stain your lips without making your lips feel like the Sahara.

Tom Ford Lip Color 'Rouge Fatal' + OCC Cosmetic Colour Pencil 'Black Dahlia' www.modenmakeup.com
Tom Ford Lip Color 'Rouge Fatal' + OCC Cosmetic Colour Pencil 'Black Dahlia' swatch www.modenmakeup.com
Tom Ford Lip Color 'Rouge Fatal' + OCC Cosmetic Colour Pencil 'Black Dahlia' swatch www.modenmakeup.com

M.A.C 'Riri Woo' + 'Nightmoth' Lip Pencil

I had to put this in before the M.A.C heads have me drawn and quartered. Of course you can substitute 'Ruby Woo', 'Russian Red' or 'MAC Red' if you didn't get your hands on 'Riri Woo'. 'Nightmoth' has cult status; you really ought to have it. In the lip swatch below I filled in my entire lips with it but if you want the red to be more prominent just line your lips. 'Nightmoth' is no joke.

M.A.C 'Riri Woo' + 'Nightmoth' Lip Pencil swatch www.modenmakeup.com
M.A.C 'Riri Woo' + 'Nightmoth' Lip Pencil www.modenmakeup.com
M.A.C 'Riri Woo' + 'Nightmoth' Lip Pencil swatch www.modenmakeup.com

Sephora Cream Lip Stain '01'

This wouldn't have been a proper red lip party without mentioning a lip stain. I wore this for the first time a few days ago and was pleasantly surprised. The colour is very vibrant. In true lip stain form it does accentuate any dry flakes or patches so please exfoliate and moisturize well prior to use.

Sephora Cream Lip Stain '01' swatch www.modenmakeup.com
Sephora Cream Lip Stain '01' swatch www.modenmakeup.com

What lip combo are you wearing tomorrow night?

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