The festive season is knocking at your door bringing the busiest time of the year. While you are scouring the stores and devoting endless hours to perfecting your OTT, it’s a good time to start thinking about your makeup, and no look is complete without its polished pout. With this comes an obvious observation: There is nothing better than a luscious SUGAR-y lipsticks to get ready for the party season. Festival makeup has always been hinged with bold and bright lipsticks, and this year is no different. Of course, there are multiple colours you can vibe with, but they’ve got to work well with your outfit and skin tone.
So, if you are wondering which are the best lipsticks for the Indian festive and wedding season, look no more because we have gathered SUGAR’s best picks to spark the palette of your imagination.
Matte As Hell Crayon Lipstick - 01 Scarlett O'Hara (Red)
Our unapologetically classic red lipstick for this festive season is super long-lasting and ultra-comfortable that pops on every skin tone. The silky matte finish makes your lips look like velvet rose petals and turns around the mood in a matter of seconds. Its fiery deep red shade is a festive staple and is your best bet for your sarees, anarkalis and lehengas. Get that attention from those strangers passing by with our SUGAR bestseller.
Nothing Else Matter Longwear Lipstick - 19 Flame High (Orange)
Set hearts ablaze at sight with our orange shade that is both fiery and chic in equal measures. One swipe of this pigment-rich water-resistant, long-lasting godsend drenches your lips in a gorgeous opaque matte finish while keeping the moisture locked in for longer. The rich, smooth application leaves your pout looking plump and pillowy. Along with a tight ponytail and exaggerated winged eyeliner, this lippie will surely amplify your festive makeup.
Mettle Liquid Lipstick - 12 Talitha (Bright Magenta Pink)
Turn up the heat with our bright magenta lipstick that can be perfectly paired with soft, neutral makeup and plenty of highlighters. Enriched with avocado oil, antioxidants and vitamins A, C and E, this non-sticky, non-drying liquid lipstick uncloaks hydrated pout from AM to PM. Its ultra-light luxe creamy texture with vibrant colour brightens your smile and adds enough warmth to bring out your skin’s golden undertones.
Mettle Matte Lipstick - 09 Aphrodite (Berry Pink)
One way to shake off summer: Go straight to the ultimate gateway of purple. This gorgeous berry pink shade with smooth, creamy texture glides effortlessly onto your pout, giving an unbeatable indulgent experience of an intense non-transfer colour payoff. The lightweight nourishing formula heals cracked, chapped lips and makes your all-day wear super comfy.
Matte Attack Transferproof Lipstick - 14 Caffeine Bandit (Chocolate Brown)
You can never go wrong with browns. The lightweight, creamy texture of this SUGAR lipstick glides effortlessly, covering your lips in a warm chocolate brown shade that delivers a sassy smoldering look. The transfer-proof non-drying formula leaves your pout with a beautiful opaque matte finish. Enriched with Jojoba oil, this lippy nourishes your lips and stays on for long hours without bleeding, cracking or reapplying. The intense pigment compliments every Indian skin tone and indeed matches every mood, occasion or outfit.
Good Moodies Lip Crayon - 08 Boss Babe (Berry Pink)
Pink will always have a special place in our hearts. The sleek and slim bullet glides on smoothly—no dragging or skipping—onto your pout, giving them an intensely pigmented ultra-matte finish. The smudge-proof, and kiss-proof formula comes with the incredible colour payoff and feather-like texture that feels like you’re not wearing anything on your lips. Not just that, this berry pink gem doesn’t leave your side for up to 16 hours. Free from parabens and artificial fragrance, this everyday wear lipstick would pair perfectly with an all-black ensemble.
Mettle Satin Lipstick - 03 Emma (Reddish Brown)
This stunning brown lipstick shade is intensely pigmented and offers buildable coverage. Its unique waterproof formula boasts a gorgeous satin finish in a smooth, single swipe. It’ll truly make you feel like a 90s supermodel with its dark reddish-brown shade that compliments fair to dark skin tones, and its long lasting formula lets you glam from AM to PM. It stays on without drying your lips nor making them flaky, which is quite honestly magic.
Matte As Hell Crayon Lipstick - 07 Viola (Mauve Nude)
With excellent coverage and high colour payoff, this deep mauve nude lipstick deposits silky formula onto your lips that is equally show-stopping on all skin tones. With an effortless application and soft matte finish, this godsent remains comfortable from dawn to dusk. It glides like a dream, leaving smooth—not sticky and plump looking lips. Hey, don’t bother to reapply because it’s super long-lasting.
Plush Crush Crème Crayon - 08 Pink Princess (Poppy Pink)
If you want your lips to look juicy, swipe on this highly pigmented retractable crème lipstick. The nourishing formula comes with the comfort of Vitamin E, Collagen, and Hyaluronic Acid that keeps our lips hydrated and mimics a: just bitten” look. Its beautiful pink shade that you can sheer out or build up, wears comfortably on your lips and lasts for hours. The cruelty-free formula with water-resistant properties works for every occasion—from work to a black-tie event.
Wonder Woman 24HR Lip Lacquer - 02 Firezoid (Orangish Red)
Be confident, empowered and take on the world with SUGAR’s invincible Lip Lacquer. The stunning orange-red vibrant hue is supremely long-stay and feels smooth and silky and complements dark skin tone with red-orange undertones. You’ll fall in love with its creamy mousse texture and 100% transfer-proof and smudge-proof properties that boast crazy colour pay off to ace all kinds of a festive look. Plus, the weightless matte texture is also highly moisturizing, thanks to meadowfoam oil and vitamin E.