Lip Service

Lipstick Queen Possessed Sheer Lipstick

Skin is seldom at it’s glowing best in the depths of winter, making look-at-me lips all the more important. Here, our favorite chilly weather hues.


“I am partial to dressing in neutral colors during the winter, and adding a swipe of this lipstick elevates the entire look.” – Sarah Zendejas, Fashion Assistant

Tom Ford Lush Lip Color in Plum, $50,


“I love its beige-nude ‘70s vibe against a wool coat or cashmere sweater.” – Jane Larkworthy, Beauty Director

Nars Sheer Lipstick in Belle de Jour, $27,


“This sheer blackberry shade adds a smack of dark color to my lips without the commitment of a more pigmented purple.” – Kat Herriman, Digital Editorial Assistant

Lipstick Queen Possessed Sheer Lipstick, $40,


“I’m currently obsessed with this red-orange shade from MAKE. It brightens up my all-black winter look.” – Sarah Leon, Senior Web Editor

MAKE Matte Lipstick in Scarlet, $25,


“I’ve been wearing this super-hydrating lipstick for years—it’s the perfect year-round nude that works nicely with a summer tan and revives pale, translucent complexions in the winter.” – Sue Williamson, Digital Editor

Giorgio Armani Rouge D’Armani Lipstick in Beige 100, $35,


“This deep rose is ultra flattering and never dries up on my lips.” – Katie Becker, Beauty Editor

Tarte LipSurgence Power Pigment in Blushing Bride, $24,


“Kohl eyes, beige lips, and a cashmere sweater. Hello, Anna Karina.” – Mia Adorante, Associate to the Fashion and Style Director

Lancôme L’ABSOLU ROUGE in Beige Mirage, $30,


“A pop of this deep eggplant-wine color on well-hydrated lips and I’m set for a night out.” – Vanessa Lawrence, Features Writer

NARS Velvet Matte Lip Pencil in Train Bleu, $26,