8 Celeb-Approved Wine Lipsticks, For Every Skin Tone

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Wine lipstick is not unlike wine itself: It can be a bit intimidating to select, and it's better when paired correctly. Of course, in this case we're talking about lipliner or a fluttery lash, and not a properly aged cheese, but the similarities are still there. So consider us your lipstick sommelier, here to assist you in finding the perfect shade of the classic winter color.
To do this, we've tracked down some of our favorite wine-colored lipsticks from recent red carpets and tapped the makeup artists behind the looks for intel. From a deep, earthy Bordeaux on Kim K. to a light, Pinot noir-esque hue on Dakota Johnson, there is a red carpet-vetted shade for everyone.
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Ahead, a flight...er, sampling of eight different wine-lipstick looks to peruse before you commit to the whole bottle tube.
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Last month, Elisabeth Moss hit the red carpet in New York for a gala wearing a classic shade of wine thanks to makeup artist Daniel Martin.
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Moss wears Dior's lipstick in Gotha under Make Up For Ever's liner in Matte Dark Plum. "I used the lipliner all over the perimeter of her mouth first to create depth, or contour," Martin tells us. Then, he layered the lipstick on top.

Dior Dior Addict Lipstick in Gotha, $35, available at Sephora; Make Up For Ever Aqua Lip Waterproof Lipliner Pencil in Matte Dark Plum, $19, available at Sephora.
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Makeup artist Pati Dubroff gave longtime client Dakota Johnson a Pinot noir-hued pout to coordinate with her Gucci dress at a Hollywood red carpet last month.
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Dubroff layered on Chanel's Rouge Allure Velvet Lip Colour in L'Elegante first, then added a NARS shade to Johnson's pout for a touch of brightness. Chanel's shade is sold out online, so until a restock comes in try this one from Sephora.

Sephora Rouge Cream Lipstick in Crush, $12.50, available at Sephora; NARS Steven Klein Killer Shine Lipstick in No Shame, $29, available at NARS.
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Jamie Chung is yet another celeb who often does her own makeup for red carpet events, like she did for a Revolve Clothing event in L.A. (pictured here).
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"I mixed three Make Up For Ever lip products," Chung tells us. She used Blackcurrant as the base, then added both Pearly Dark Violet and Burgundy Artist Plexi-Gloss, a gloss, until she reached her ideal hue and texture.

Make Up For Ever Intense Color Lipstick in Satin Blackcurrant, $20, available at Make Up For Ever; Make Up For Ever Intense Color Lipstick in Pearly Dark Violet, $20, available at Make Up For Ever; Make Up For Ever Artist Plexi-Gloss Lip Lacquer in Burgundy, $19, available at Make Up For Ever.
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It was makeup artist Nick Barose who gave Lupita Nyong'o her satin Merlot lip color for an event in New York.
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Barose opted for a single color: Lancôme's deep shade Bow and Arrow.

Lancôme Color Design Sensational Effects Lipcolor in Bow and Arrow, $22.50, available at Lancôme.
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Makeup artist Allan Avendaño gave Sarah Hyland a dark lip to offset her pale gown for an amfAR gala in Hollywood.
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Hyland wears MAC's liner in Currant under Tom Ford's iconic Black Dahlia.

MAC Lip Pencil in Currant, $16.50, available at MAC; Tom Ford Lip Color Matte in Black Dahlia, $52, available at Tom Ford.
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Makeup artist Mario Dedivanovic gave Kim Kardashian a full, fluttery lash and a deep, matte wine lip for a museum benefit in Los Angeles last month.
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Dedivanovic used Lip Land's liquid lipstick in Montenegro for Kardashian's shine-free lip look. Like so many things Kardashian-Jenner, this shade is currently sold out, but you can score a similar result with Nyx's Copenhagen while you wait for the reorder.

Nyx Cosmetics Soft Matte Lip Cream in Copenhagen, $6, available at Nyx Cosmetics.
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Makeup artist Carola Gonzalez kept the focus on Gugu Mbatha-Raw's wine-hued pout for a gala in Hollywood.
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Gonzalez used NARS lipstick in Bette under Chanel's liner in Rouge Noir Vamp for the look.

Chanel Precision Lip Definer in Rouge Noir Vamp, $31, available at Chanel; NARS Audacious Lipstick in Bette, $32, available at NARS.
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Makeup artist Carissa Ferreri gave Bailee Madison an earthy shade of wine for the AMAs in Hollywood.
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For a long-lasting result, Ferreri lined Madison's lips with Kevyn Aucoin's pencil, then applied MAC's lipstick.

Kevyn Aucoin The Flesh Tone Lip Pencil in Bloodroses, $25, available at Net-A-Porter; MAC Lipstick in Paramount, $17, available at MAC.
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Yara Shahidi wore this stunning berry wine to the 48th Annual NAACP awards, courtesy of makeup artist Tasha Brown.
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In order to achieve the subtle, glossy texture, Brown told Teen Vogue she used Chanel Rouge Allure Lipstick in Rouge Noir, topped with Chanel Rouge Coco Gloss in Épique.

Chanel Rouge Allure Lipstick in Rouge Noir, $37; Chanel Rouge Coco Gloss in Épique, $30, available at Chanel.
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