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These Editor-Approved Bright Lipsticks Get Even Better In The Sun

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    Bright pouts are major, we know. Creamy corals, punchy pinks, and show-stopping reds are all over, and lipstick, like a fierce mani, is becoming a statement detail. Yet, the runways (like the great Gucci look featured here) and international street style phenoms have forgotten that one little detail us So Flo folk deal with daily: This sun is hot. Not only is it hot, but wearing a matte, opaque color can begin to look a little melty, and a too-solid tone might more Ronald McDonald than rad. So what's a Miami girl to do?

    If daring neons and Crayola-hues aren't your thing, each of these lippies comes with a little sheer shine, meaning you can swipe on a quick layer, or apply several times to turn up the volume. Remember, choose the color that you think works best with your skin tone, and for more dramatic daytime looks, pair your lip choice with a matching lip liner. If cool casual is more your thing, you'll want to stick with some slick glosses. With a hint of shine and some serious pigment, click through to see 10 shades that'll pop perfectly, whether the sun is up, down, or somewhere in between.

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