Bold Beauty: The Vampy Lip

From purple hues to deep reds, stars are serving us mystery and edge with the sexy vampy lip this season.

Dominique Hobdy Dec, 05, 2013

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Jourdan Dunn attends CFDA and Vogue 2013 Fashion Fund Finalists Celebration at Spring Studios in New York City. In true model form, the bronze beauty stuns in a dark purple lip and long draped polka dot dress. 

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Kelly Rowland attends the 2013 Winter Ball For Autism the at Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City in a deep wine-colored lipstick, smokey eye and an embellished black gown. 

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Holly Robinson Peete attends the 2013 Winter Ball For Autism the at Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City wearing a cranberry lip paired with a deep blue gown. 

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Vivica Fox attends The Seventeenth Annual Best Buddies Miami Gala at Fontainebleau Miami Beach in Miami Beach, Florida. Her deep red lip paired with a gold dress and accessories gives us roaring '20's glam. 

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Grace Jones attends Isabella Blow: Fashion Galore! at Somerset House in London, England donning a dark lip, rosy cheeks and spotted accessories. Fabulous!

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Lupita Nyong'o attends IFP's 23nd Annual Gotham Independent Film Awards at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City wearing a dark purple lip that contrasts her winter white gown. 

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Rihanna was spotted wearing a new hair-do as she left her NYC hotel to go clubbing. Her velvet jumpsuit paired with a dark red lip gives us glamour and edge. 

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Selita Ebanks visits 106 & Park at 106 & Park studio in New York City wearing a deep red lip paired with gold accessories and a super cool t-shirt. 

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Nia Long attends The Best Man Holiday screening at Chelsea Bow Tie Cinemas in New York City. Her inky eye liner and dark red lips paired with a fitted white dress is a gorgeous contrast. Love it! 

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Sanaa Lathan attends the premiere of The Best Man Holiday at TCL Chinese Theatre in Hollywood, California. The actress sports a wine-colored lip, and bone straight hair for a sleek look. So pretty! 

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Viola Davis attends the Premiere of Summit Entertainment's Ender's Game at the TCL Chinese in Hollywood, California. The actress gives us a classicly beautiful look with natural face makeup, a dark lip and a color-blocked dress. 

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Estelle attends the 2013 Black Girls Rock Shot Callers Dinner in New York City. Her lengthy lashes, bold lip, flowing locks and leather ensemble make this a winning look. 

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Keke Palmer is seen backstage prior to Drake's 'Would You Like A Tour?' Concert at Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She gives us a bold punk rocker vibe with her pink motorcycle jacket and purple lip. 

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Danai Gurira attends Hyundai presents The Walking Dead: A Decade of Dead at Pillars 37 in New York City. She sports a metallic eye shadow with dark lips and a turqoise dress for a pulled together yet bold look. 

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Zoe Kravitz arrives at the 2013 Whitney Gala and Studio Party at Skylight at Moynihan Station in New York City wearing her hair pulled back with a lace dress and deep red lip. 

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Joan Smalls attends the after party for the 2013 Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater's opening night benefit gala at the Hilton New York in New York City wearing a eye-catching black lip paired with a chic black dress. 


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