“Since falling for NARS smear-proof semi matte lipsticks a few years ago, I’ve picked a new signature bright lip each summer. Last year, my go-to was a shocking pink called Schiap; this year, I’m going with the classic orange-red Heat Wave.” – Sue Williamson, Digital Editorial Associate
"I rarely wear a bright lip, but when I do I want it to pop. This fire shade is my go-to when things cool down in the evenings." - Kat Herriman, Digital Editorial Assistant
Dolce & Gabbana Cream Lipstick in Fire, $33, sephora.com.
"I hate anything too heavy or glossy in the summer—it all just liquifies the second you go outside. This lovely semi-sheer nude shade keeps my lips hydrated and protects them from the sun." – Vanessa Lawrence, Features Writer
Fresh Sugar Lip Treatment in Honey with SPF 15, $23, fresh.com.
“I've finally found the perfect pink lipstick. Inspired by the cult classic, Endless Summer, this bright sheer shade makes my complexion look sun-kissed.” – Mia Adorante, Associate to the Fashion and Style Director
Lipstick Queen Endless Summer Lipstick in Perfect Wave, $22, barneys.com.
“I tend to go towards moisturizing, hydrating, and restorative in the summer. Tata Harper's products are incredibly refreshing and she uses natural ingredients in her products. This has rosy tint to it so it also adds a bit of color.” – Gillian Sagansky, Associate to the Editor in Chief