You know that putting on your favorite lipstick can be an instant mood-booster. What's tougher than finding the *perfect* red is knowing which one is actually worth your money.
A lipstick might excel at delivering rich color payoff, but the actual formula could smear, fade, or dry out your lips. Given the lipstick options available at drugstores and designer makeup counters, wasting time (and money) on duds is inevitable.
Good news: We've done the research for you, ending the trial-and-error process. Whether you love a matte, shine-free finish or prefer satin, there's a great lipstick out there for you at every price point.
Keep scrolling for our favorite lipsticks for every budget.