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Amid the ubiquitous fresh faces and ethereal makeup of summer, bold lips stand out like a piece of abstract art among impressionists — and this could explain why we’re so into them. A vivid pink, electric coral, cherry red, or even a deep berry or wine, often reserved for fall, can be the perfect complement to summer whites, a floral dress, or even a trusty pair of cutoffs.
That said, the idea of slathering anything sticky or heavy onto your lips in the merciless heat and humidity of summer doesn't sound anywhere near appealing. So we decided to tap some of our favorite makeup artists for misery-free ways to wear lipstick this season.
Ahead, find their tips, techniques, and favorite lippies that will stand up to (and help you stand out) this summer.