It's kind of sad to think about, but summer's almost over. Cue fall foliage and cooler temps, which might mean swapping your tube tops for leather jackets, your sandals for booties, and doing some rearranging on your makeup vanity. It's time for all those deep, sultry shades you've been saving for the fall and winter to sit front and center. Whether you tailor your makeup to the season or not, a wine-colored lip is a staple fall look. Not to throw shade on classic red lipstick, but maroon lipsticks are way moodier (and we mean that in the best way).
Maroon, which belongs to the burgundy family, is one of those universally flattering shades that look stunning on all skin tones. When you're wearing it, you don't have to do much else to the rest of your makeup because your lips steal the show. Get extra vampy with the best maroon lipsticks below at all price points.
This sultry shade speaks for itself, and its matte finish won't ever feel chalky because of its hydrating formula.
This creamy lip paint offers the ideal hybrid hue between berry and burgundy so it looks stunning on all skin tones.
This OG cult-classic Nars lipstick is beloved for a reason. Its warm, rosy-brown hue will give your lips this moody feel.
To combat that dried-out feeling on your lips, this lipstick is blended with emollients that offer extra hydrating benefits. The mauvy burgundy will instantly steal the spotlight on your face.
Smashbox is a makeup artist–loved brand known for delivering high-impact shades that last, and this wine-colored matte lipstick is making us wish fall were here already.
Bite always gets it right when it comes to hydrating lip products.
This handy pencil has saved my life many times. Anytime I need to quickly transition my look from day to night, a quick swipe of this crayon gives my lips such a vampy vibe with a velvety finish.
This ruby red shade has subtle hints of deep purple for a pop of color. Plus, this all-natural formula will soothe those with sensitive lips.
A touch of brown mixed with burgundy is the perfect recipe for an alluring lip shade like this one. Plus, check the price tag.
If you're not into sacrificing color for shine, this is for you. With a super-silky, satin finish, Dior's sultry wine shade will warrant a double take.
This unapologetically bold color is not for the faint of heart. The moody maroon hue will instantly elevate any makeup look, and its formula won't budge for hours.
Everyone deserves a fancy lipstick that'll make them feel like a million bucks. This universally flattering shade will do just that.
This super-shiny lipstick will feel buttery on your lips, and one glide will give your pout a burst of burgundy.
This super-saturated finish comes with a semi-matte finish, so you can expect a subtle shine. Since this shade leans on the lighter side of maroon, you can swipe it on whenever.
Skip a liner and use this precise applicator to line your lips. Then, proceed to fill them in for the full effect of this rusty plum pigment.
Up next: Even though we're holding on to the very last drop of summer, read up on these fall makeup hacks beginners can master to get you geared up for the transition.