The color purple has come a long way in the beauty world since its dark lip liner stint in the 90s. JLo was recently spotted in the plum hue at the L.A. premiere of What To Expect When You’re Expecting, showing just how classically elegant the look can be. To help you stay one-step ahead of the trend, we’ve rounded up a few of our favorite lip products.
1. Purple Lip: Nars Nana Lipgloss
Swipe a coat of this shiny hue over your favorite shade for a fun effect.
Nars Lip Gloss in Nana, $24, narscosmetics.com
2. Purple Lip: Nars Never Say Never Velvet Matte Lip Pencil
For a bold look, try this easy-to-apply pencil.
Nars Velvet Matte Lip Pencil in Never Say Never, $24, narscosmetics.com
3. Purple Lip: Simply Vera Wang Smoothing Lip Color
This rosy purple works perfectly for any daytime look.
Simply Vera Vera Wang Smoothing Lipcolor #709, $18.50, kohls.com
4. Purple Lip: Infallible Le Gloss 8HR Undeniable Mauve
A beautiful gloss that keeps lips hydrated for hours.
L’Oreal Paris Infallible Le Gloss in Undeniable Mauve, $10, LorealParisUSA.com
5. Purple Lip: Shimmering Rouge in Iron Maiden
This sheer option is perfect for just a subtle touch.
Shiseido Shimmering Rouge in Iron Maiden, $25, shiseido.com
6. Purple Lip: True Color Fantasia Plum
A shade that complements any skin tone.
Black Opal True Color Lipstick in Fantasia Plum, $7, drugstores nationwide