Santa hat red, candy cane red, cranberry sauce red, there's no denying that red is a festive colour and a period where glamour is all a go, red lips are definatley a must. All that food and wine means you have to be picking a lippie that will have your pout packed with punchy colour throughout the night and not just 5 minutes after application! Make sure you pick the perfect red lippy this year and you might not be alone under that mistle toe! Here are my top 5 red lipsticks: Nick AK True Matte Lipstick in Milano Red. These lipsticks are are exactly what you need to be looking for, incredible pigmented punch of colour that glides on effortlessly like a gloss but also dries matte for long lasting power. Milano red is a really bright, rich red which reminds me exactly of a santas hat, pair with a black wing for a classic glamour look! Perfect with a little black dress. Absolute New York Intense lip polish Bright Red. These are a really powerful gloss, pigmented, thick and glide on super easily. Their colour so intense and shine so glistening they create a statement look that will have the compliments and comments pouring in! Again, another really bright vivid red shade that i'd wear with a winged liner and i'd tone down the rest of my makeup and let this little number sing for itself! Absolute new york ultra slick - Hot Mamma you'll be one hot mamma with this shade of red, a super slick stick of powerful pigment that will have your lips looking the colour of cranberries and feeling smoother than a christmas love song. Team with gold for an extra festive look, try some gold pressed glitter on the eyelids and some dramatic lashes for a show stopping look. Sleek Lip Vip Lipstick - Night spot Perfect for a christmas party where you want to make an entrance, night on the tiles with the office? A special date? Be sure to turn up to your night spot with the perfect red lipstick and this little one by Sleek gives me all the christmas evening feels. Super creamy formula that smells amazing and glides on effortlessly!