How to: Wear Summer Lipstick

Dewey skin is pretty inevitable in the summer heat. Counteract shine by subbing high sheen gloss  for creamy matte lipstick. Check out these celebs rocking the look.

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Chanel Iman attends the welcome party for Puerto Azul Experience Night in Cannes, France wearing nude matte lipstick.

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Janelle Monae's signature face is a great go-to for summer. Try it out on your next girls' night.

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Tracee Ellis Ross attends the Entertainment Weekly & ABC Upfronts Party with matte orange-y red lipstick.

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Viola Davis looks radiant but not overdone in classic red lipstick.

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Actress Halle Berry shows off the perfect brown-girl nude cream lipstick while out in New York City.

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Uzo Aduba makes bright pink look sophisticated in a creamy finish at the Orange Is the New Black screening in New York.

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Ethiopian model and actress Liya Kebede shows off the dewey skin-matte lip combination perfectly at  the screening of the film Mr. Turner in Cannes.

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Zoe Saldana's bright matte red lipstick is perfect for summer chic outings.

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Niecy Nash is chic in pink matte lipstick at the premiere of The Normal Heart.

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Leona Lewis was seen arriving at the Los Angeles airport with creamy bubblegum pink lipstick.

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Aisha Tyler's creamy nude lipstick looks great paired with her subtly smoky eyes.

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Toni Braxton signs copies of her memoir 'Unbreak My Heart' at The Grove in Los Angeles wearing bright matte red lipstick.

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TV Personality Kenya Moore arrives at WE tv's L.A. Hair Season 3 Premiere Event at Kimble Hair Studio and Extension Bar in Los Angeles, California.

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Thandie Newton looked stunning in creamy nude lipstick appearing on The Tonight Show.

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Jourdan Dunn attends Naomi Campbell's birthday party in Monaco wearing matte berry lipstick. The shade look sophisticated with her sleek hair.


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