Switch your trusty pinky-brown lipstick for the new everyday basic shade, violet-mauve.
It suits most skin tones, preventing you looking washed out and sallow during the colder months. Karen Murrell’s new Violet Mousse $29.95 is the on-trend natural choice.
L’Oréal Paris’ new Infallible Step Longwear Lipstick $29.99 stays on the lips for ages, without drying out or wearing unevenly – try it in lasting mauve or violet parfait. Or pick up Revlon’s trusty Super Lustrous Lipstick in Blushing
Mauve $23.50 (3).
About Nicky Pellegrino
Nicky Pellegrino has been a journalist for over 20 years, both here and in the UK, and is a former editor of New Zealand Woman's Weekly. These days, as well as working on the magazine's beauty pages, she writes popular novels like Recipe For LIfe, The Italian Wedding and The Villa Girls. For more about Nicky check out her website www.nickypellegrino.commore of this author