EMF 2011: Bright Lips Makeover

Three festival-goers try bold lips on for size!
We’ve seen a lot of sexy makeup trends at ESSENCE Music Festival 2011, but super-bright lips is one of the weekend’s hottest! So, ESSENCE magazine senior beauty editor Tasha Turner enlisted celeb makeup artist Brandy Gomez-Duplessis to give audience members super-bright lip makeovers.

On the ESSENCE.com Live Stage, Gomez-Duplessis gave unsuspecting EMF-goers three bold lip looks: bright red, fuchsia and electric orange. “Black women shouldn’t be afraid to wear loud lipsticks, gloss, or stains,” she said. “And the best part? You can keep the rest of your face simple, just a bit of bronzer and mascara.”

“It’s a look that works from the red carpet to a Saturday night date,” she continues. We agree — so summer-sexy!