If you want to keep it natural, go pale
Thin lips with red
Vibrant bold look
The Ombré look
Vintage makeup look with red lips
Decide if you want your lips to look smaller or larger. Dark shades will actually make your lips look smaller, while lighter shades can add plumpness. Lipstick with a matte finish can also cause lips to look thinner, while glosses and shimmery shades can make them look fuller.