Total Beauty's fearless readers have tried and tested the lot. Plenty of products put dry, patchy, and off-color pouts on their faces -- but instead of telling you about the lipstick nightmares out there, we've compiled a list of the creme de la creme. Prepare yourself for these, dare we say, life-changing lipsticks. We've got 'em all, from drugstore steals to the recherché.
Oh, and before you go testing any products (or kissing anyone else's smackers) make sure your lips are properly moisturized. Check out this dry lips miracle video to find out how.
To play up your lips for major flirtation, don't miss these must-try makeup tips. Or, if you decided you're not so much of a lipstick girl, one of these editors' lip gloss picks will surely pique your interest.
Now, without further ado, may the countdown to the No. 1 lipstick commence.
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