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7 red lippies for Chinese New Year that flatter Asian skin tones

A simple way to incorporate red in your outfit to look auspiciously awesome this Lunar New Year
 

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You just can’t go wrong with a bold red lip for Chinese New Year. It has potential to be modern, elegant, romantic, or edgy, depending on how you wear it and of course, is the main colour of the festive season. However, it can be quite a challenge to find a shade that complements your skin tone.

Most Asian skin tones with olive undertones suit orange-based red lippies because it will cancel out any sallowness and brighten the complexion. But that doesn’t mean you should give all cool tone red lipsticks a skip. Here are some of our favourite red lippies that will make you the star of your reunion dinner.

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