There's truly a lipstick or lip colour for everyone, whether you love the full-on glamour of a matte, long wear lipstick or the natural look of a sheer balm. But with thousands of options on the market, how do you find the ones that are worth your money?
That's why we've rounded up our all-time favourite lipsticks right here. From the best red lipstick to the best long-lasting colour, read on for our expert picks of the very best lipsticks around.
Rouge DIOR Lunar New Year Limited Edition Gift Set
DIOR celebrates one of its most renowned lipstick formulas with the Rouge Dior Lunar New Year Limited Edition Gift Set. With five shades in a smooth, velvety finish, each lipstick is formulated with 95% natural-origin ingredients that leave the lips beautifully hydrated, making it a must-have for devotees of DIOR's couture-inspired beauty icons. Inspired by 17th-century textiles, this set is presented in a box designed by Maria Grazia Chiuri’s studio and crafted by Maison Bucol to celebrate the Year of the Tiger.
CHRISTIAN LOUBOUTIN Silky Satin Lipstick Duo
Inspired by Middle Eastern antiquities and the Art Deco movement, the opulent tubes which hold Christian Louboutin’s Silky Satin lipsticks are a true sight to behold, breaking with traditional shapes with their vial-like metal bodies. In this gift set, two of the label’s signature Rouge Louboutin shades reside within a plush presentation box, complete with a flash of iconic red to the inner trim.
BOND NO. 9 Uptown Girl Custom Lips Set
Inspired by the vibrancy of its native New York City, Bond No. 9 introduces the coveted Uptown Girl Custom Lips lipstick set. Designed to help you achieve a perfect, personalised lip colour, the set includes a glossy gold-tone lipstick case as well as three refills of the brand's bestselling shades, each named after a New York neighbourhood, which can be worn alone or blended to create a standout magenta hue.
LA BOUCHE ROUGE The Universal Reds Red Lipstick Set
La Bouche Rouge’s pure make-up offers a new kind of beauty: one that is everlasting by respecting the laws of ecology. Honouring this commitment to the planet, The Universal Reds set presents an ‘object for life’ in the form of the brand’s reusable Red Fine Leather Lipstick case, alongside two matte Red lipstick refills – the classic Pop Art Red and the bold Regal Red. A true investment for years to come, this practical gift is perfect for those who like their cosmetics to be statement-making, revolutionary and plastic-free.
WESTMAN ATELIER Lip Suede Palette
Westman Atelier's Lip Suede Palette contains four neutral shades that are infused with long-lasting pigments to regenerate your pout. Formulated with peptides for a plumped and hydrated effect, it boasts a covetable matte-suede finish that will compel you to reach for this palette time and time again.
BYREDO Colour Stick Set
Byredo presents the Colour Stick – the perfect addition to your make-up routine thanks to its multi-use formula. A luminous, shimmering nude that will act as a highlighter or as a top-coat to enhance your eyes or lips with a glimmering effect, this formula is sure to become a favourite finishing touch.
HERMÈS Rouge Sheer Lipstick
The Rouge Hermès Spring-Summer 2022 collection introduces three new limited-edition colours. Beauty objects by Pierre Hardy, lacquered with vibrant and impressionistic colours. A palette inspired by a garden filled with light and water. Its melting texture provides a translucent and luminous finish with a fresh feel, like a delicately tinted veil of light on the lips.
Rose Nymphéa is a delicate pink subtly enhanced with a hint of lilac. The limited-edition Rouge Hermès object is refillable. Refills are not available for limited-edition colours, but you can refill your lipstick with any other available colour.
CLÉ DE PEAU BEAUTÉ Shine Lipstick
Clé de Peau Beauté’s lipstick offers a vivid finish, sublime comfort and unparalleled moisture – all lasting for hours on end. Available in a wide range of colours that harmonise with the lips and skin, it’s the kind of product whose benefits are visible as soon as you smooth it on.
DECORTÉ Aq Lipstick
Injected with collagen to deliver a lasting plumping effect to your lips, Decorté’s AQ lipstick enlivens your face with an intensely coloured satin finish. Presented in an extensive collection of 30 shades from nudes and corals to reds and pinks to suit every skin tone, this easy-to-apply formula features a convenient magnetic closure for safe storage.
JIMMY CHOO Seduction Satin Lipstick
Presented as part of the Harrods-exclusive Seduction collection, embodying the fierce femininity and elegance of the Jimmy Choo universe, this lipstick is more than just a piece of make-up. Housed in a state-of-the-art case, each of the 10 shades is delicately scented with the Iris Crush fragrance and embossed with the House’s signature python skin motif.
Find the above lipsticks at Harrods