Health & Beauty
3 Lipsticks That Work on Every Woman
Skeptical? We tested hundreds of "flattering on everyone" shades on four women with very different skin tones. Here are the winners -- and the pictures to prove it
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Choosing the perfect coral, and even harder, the perfect red, can take months of trial and error. That's because finding the exact right hue depends on your undertones. If you have greenish veins and yellow undertones, then you're warm and should get colors with an orange base. On the flip side, if you have bluish veins and pinky undertones, you're cool and should get colors with a blue base.
Or so we thought.
According to some makeup artists, there are universal shades -- magical hues that flatter all of us, regardless of our skin tone or undertones. Skeptical? So were we. Which is why we spoke to celebrity makeup artist David Maderich, and Miami-based makeup artist Marissa Nemes. When they told us about a few lipstick shades that really do work on anyone, we asked four women with varying skin tones and undertones to give them a test run. Here are the results.
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