Makeup Colors That Flatter Everyone
Real Simple applied hundreds of lip, cheek, and eye colors to virtually every skin tone and found 15 that truly flatter. By Sally Wadyka
Behold the lotions, potions, and fragrances that, according to 300 experts, have transcended time and claimed their spots in the pantheon of beauty greats. Why? Because they are wonderful—and they work.
Laura Mercier Lip Pencil in Naked ($22, lauramercier.com) was lauded for its uncanny ability to blend seamlessly with any lipstick on any tester.
Stila Long Wear Lip Liner in Aspiring (unfortunately, this item is so popular it has sold out) has a creamy texture ideal for lining and filling in lips. It struck the perfect balance: not too harsh on fair-skinned testers, not too light on those with darker skin.