True Patriot Love: The Red Lip

Red Lip Must Haves

How to create a rouge pout just in time for Canada Day.

Show your Canadian pride with the help of a true classic, the red lip. In order to get a look with staying power, look to these tips, tricks and products for a flawless lip.

Happy Canada Day!

Oh So Sweet
Create the perfect canvas with the help of this moisturizing sugar lip scrub. Apply the stick to lips and watch as the sugar granules melt away, leaving you with kissably soft lips, no rinsing required.

Dior Lip Sugar Scrub, $41

Prime Time
Burberry created this nude stick to plump, prime and contour lips, for a flawless, ready to go red finish.

Burberry Lip Colour Contour, $33

Pencil Me In
Create perfectly defined lips with a pencil that suits most red lipstick shades. Keep it sharp to line lips precisely.

M.A.C Lip Pencil Reds, $21


Red-y, set, go!
Five fabulous red lipstick options

Estée Lauder Pure Color Envy Hi-Lustre Light Sculpting Lipstick in Drop Dead Red, $36

Lancôme L’Absolue Rouge Hydrating Shaping Lipcolor in 132, $39

Dior Rouge Dior Couture Colour Lipstick in 844, $43

Teeez Cosmetics Read My Lips Lipstick in Bite the Bullet, $26

Clarins Instant Light Lip Comfort Oil in Red Berry Limited Edition, $25


*To see limited edition Canada 150 beauty products, click here.

Photography by David Pike.