6 Lip Shades You Need in Rotation Now

Sunglasses and bold lips are the beauty memo for spring.

Virginia Lowman Apr, 01, 2016

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A just bitten pout is youthful, fresh and perfect for spring.

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Press a pink lippie into the center of your upper and lower lips and blend out with your finger.

$22, at sephora.com

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Gloss is making a comeback. Opt for berry hues to keep the look flirty.

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One coat of this hydrating, high-shine lip gloss can transform your whole look.

$20, at sephora.com

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Who says you can't rock a dark lip in the spring? Cocktail it with gorgeous glowing skin and you're in business!

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Prep your lips with a balm thirty minutes before applying to up the hydration factor.

$52, at sephora.com 

Available April 1, 2016

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If you haven't caught on yet, red lips are never out of style.

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A single coat is enough to leave a lasting impression.

$33, at sephora.com

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Cool girls this spring will defy the beauty norm and sport vibrant hues.

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Apply a single coat and blend out with your fingers for an effortless "last minute lipstick" look.

$22, at sephora.com

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If you're a makeup minimalist who swears by her lip balm, then tinted lip balm will be your beauty champion this season.

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Hydrating with a sublte hint of color for a super fresh appeal.

$54, at sephora.com

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Included in this month's ESSENCE Beauty Box, this is the ultimate lip transformer. Add an ethereal shine to your basic matte or wear it along for chic glow.


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