There was a time when I was afraid of wearing any color on my lips that deviated too far from the standard brown/nude tint. This was partly because I was inexperienced with makeup, but largely because I FALSELY believed that dark-skinned women could not wear colored lipstick.
Pulling off a bold lip color is all about selecting the right shade for your complexion and pairing it with a kick butt lip liner. Two of my favorite liners are Chestnut and Currant from MAC. They go with just about everything! Here are a few shots I took of me wearing MAC’s Ruby Woo:
What’s your favorite bold lip color?