15 Editor-Approved Matching Nail and Lip Combinations

Updated 09/15/17
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Matching your nail polish to your lipstick might sound stuffy—or old-fashioned—but thanks to Rihanna, Poppy Delevingne, and Lea Seydoux (not to mention this week’s Prabal Gurung runway show), pairing your lips and nails has become au courant. We’ve dug through our beauty closet and put together 15 spot-on combinations—from pale pink to brick red—so you just have to pick one color, not two!

Wet ‘n Wild Mega Last Liquid Lip Color ($3) in Red My Mind and M.A.C. Nail Lacquer ($16) in Flaming Rose

Matching Pink Nail and Lip Colors

Too Faced La Crème Lipstick ($21) in Marshmallow Bunny and RGB Nail Polish ($18) in Pansy

Matching Red Nail and Lip Colors

Revlon Super Lustrous Lipstick ($5) in Red Lacquer and Dior Vernis Nail Lacquer ($24) in Diablotine

Matching coral nail and lip colors

Wet n’ Wild Lip Color ($2) in Pinkerbell and Deborah Lippmann Nail Color ($17) in Daytripper

Matching peach nail and lip colors

Shiseido Perfect Rouge Tender Lipstick ($25) in Topaz and Revlon Nail Enamel ($4) in Peach Smoothie

marching pink nail and lip colors

M.A.C. Lipstick ($22) in Elegant Accent and Sephora’s Color Hit Nail Polish ($5) in Pink Paradise

matching pink nail and lip colors

Rimmel Moisture Renew Lipstck ($7) in Back to The Fuchsia and YSL La Laque Couture Nail Polish ($25) in Rose Renaissance

matching nail and lip colors

Body of Royalty Lipstick ($15) in Majesty and Nars Nail Polish ($19) in Fury

matching nail and lip colors dark red

Butter London Lipstick ($20) in Black Cherry and Clinique A Different Nail Enamel ($13) Black Honey

matching nail and lip colors pink

M.A.C. Lipstick ($15) in Sunny Seoul and CoverGirl Outlast Stay Brilliant Nail Polish ($5) in Peek a Boo Pink

matching makeup colors

Revlon Color Stay Just Bitten Kissable Balm Stain ($9) in Lovesick and Essie Nail Polish ($8) in The Girls Are Out

matching makeup colors

Nars Lipstick ($26) in Heat Wave and OPI Nail Polish ($8) in Red Lights Ahead. Where?

matching makeup colors

NYX Lip Cream ($6) in Monte Carlo and Sonia Kashuk Nail Colour ($5) in Scarlet Starlet

matching makeup colors

Estee Lauder Pure Color High Intensity Lip Lacquer ($25) in Chrome Kimono and CND Vinylux Nail Lacquer ($6) in Hot Pop Pink

matching makeup colors

L’Oreal Colour Riche Wet Shine Stain ($10) in Coral Tattoo and Sonia Kashuk Nail Colour ($4) in Fever Pitch

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