From inky blackish-red to a punchy apricot shade usually reserved for a tropical summer vacay, we handpicked eight unconventional (and shamelessly chic) holiday lip hues that’ll knock their stockings off. So, whether you’re forever afraid to dabble in a red lip or you’re so over the classic shade, read on for our favorite unconventional holiday lippies, and remember: your killer kisser won’t impress anyone if you don’t back it up with a serious bout of confidence!
Guerlain Rouge Automatique Holiday in Nuit D’Amour, $35, available at Neiman Marcus.
Bobbi Brown Caviar & Oyster Collection Lip Gloss in Black Pearl, $23, available at Nordstrom.
Clinique Chubby Stick Intense Moisturizing Lip Colour Balm in Plushest Punch, $16, available at Clinique.
NARS Pure Matte Lipstick in Volga, $25, available at NARS.
Yves Saint Laurent Rouge Volupté Silky Sensual Radiant Lipstick in Orange Shiver, $34, available at Sephora.
Lipstick Queen Sinner Lipstick in Rust, $20, available at Beauty.com.
Ilia Lipstick in Ink Pot, $24, available at Ilia.
L’Oréal Colour Riche Lipstick in Tickled Pink, $7.99, available at Ulta.
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