Not quite red and not quite pink, coral has become spring's sexiest go-to lip shade -- especially for Black women. The sexy shade has warm, golden-y undertones which makes brown skin look vaguely sun-kissed and impossibly radiant. From pale peaches to vivid melons, these A-listers are working every hue on the coral spectrum, to dazzling results.
Solange turned heads with this creamy, coral-tangerine lip shade.
Toccara paired gold eyeshadow and faux lashes with her coral lips for a beachy summer effect.
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Kelly Rowland’s lush, full lips looked even sexier with this flawlessly lined coral-red lipstick.
Nars Velvet Matte Lip Pencil in Bolero ($24, sephora.com) leaves lips with vivid, lasts-all-day color.
At the Teen Choice Awards, Raven Symone rocked the red carpet in black liquid liner and a slick of pinky-coral gloss.
Ciara accentuated her summer tan with face-framing, platinum streaks and a bright coral gloss.
Naturi Naughton looked positively adorable with her painstakingly filled-in brows, rosy cheeks and ultra-pale melon lips.
Yves Saint Laurent ‘Rouge Pur’ Lipstick SPF 8 in Rosy Coral ($30, nordstrom.com) is the perfect pinky-coral for medium brown skin tones.
Zoe Kravitz dazzles in a luscious, mango-hued lip gloss.
Ashanti pairs peach lipstick with aqua eyeliner for a colorful, spring-sexy look.
Melody Thornton looks ravishing in a slick of melon lip gloss and mile-long lashes.
Dior Addict Lip Polish in Glow Expert ($30, saksfifthavenue.com) makes lips look irresistibly kissable.
Dania Ramirez brightens up her look with a pop of shimmery melon gloss.