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HOW TO DO 90S-STYLE BROWN LIPSTICK

By Anna Heaton, 27 July 2017

You might remember the brown lippie look in a headspin of Never Been Kissed-era Drew Barrymore or Friends BFFs Rachel and Monica. Well, thanks to Acne Studios SS17, your fave 90s beauty look is back with a bang. So here's how it's being used on the runways and championed by our very own ASOS Insider Lesley.
Model wearing brown 90s matte lipstick backstage at the catwalk show for Acne Studios SS17 | ASOS Fashion and Beauty Feed

Picture: Imaxtree

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Models hit the Acne Studios SS17 catwalk with a beauty look that was all multi-tonal brown: thick and dark brushed-up brows, subtly warm eyeshadow and a plummy shade of matte lipstick. The result? A cool throwback look that is both sultry and grown-up.

ASOS Beauty Insider Lesley Buckle wearing 90s brown matte lip stick, available at ASOS | ASOS Fashion and Beauty Feed

Instagram: @ASOS_Lesley

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A big-time advocate of matte lippie, ASOS Lesley reps the trend with a slick of NYX Professional Makeup's latest lipstick drop, Lip Lingerie (in shade Cabaret Show). She balances out the darkness with shimmer highlighter across the cheekbones and lids, adding depth with subtle contouring.

NYX Professional Make-Up - Soft Matte Lip Cream in Berlin, available at ASOS | ASOS Fashion and Beauty Feed

Picture: ASOS

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Consider NYX Professional Makeup your go-to in the matte lipstick department – note, this one is from the Soft Matte Lip Cream collection. Not only does it go on like a dream, with none of that cakey-ness you get with some matte lip products, it'll last for hours, too. 

 

NYX Professional Makeup Soft Matte Lip Cream in Berlin, £6

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