Lipstick is kind of like chocolate — there will always be the latest wild card (at present, it's bacon for chocolate; violet for lipstick), but when push comes to shove, it's the unbeatable classic that outlasts them all.
With that in mind, we turned to 10 of Hollywood's most esteemed makeup experts to find out which lip hue they will forever swear by. Collectively, these acclaimed beauty professionals list every major starlet from Emma Stone to Gwyneth Paltrow to Halle Berry to Claire Danes to Emma Watson to Lea Michele — and, many, many more — as former clients. So, what are you waiting for? Pucker up and get clicking!