culture The Best Lipstick Brands

Kristin Swift
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List Rules The best brands of lipstick

The best lipstick brands include cosmetics companies that continue to offer high quality lines of makeup without the high prices. From drugstore lipstick brands to department store offerings, this list includes some of the most popular types of lipstick lines ever. Which brand of lipstick is the best of the bunch? That's for you to decide with your votes. Vote down any lipstick brands you don't like, too, and feel free to add your favorite if it isn't listed. Once enough people have voted, we'll have a clear answer to what are the top brands. 

What makes a lipstick brand great? In short, beautiful shades (in a wide variety of pigments to suit a myriad of skin tones) and a long-lasting color. Lipsticks, whether drug store or otherwise, aren't cheap, so having one that doesn't wear off after one sip of coffee is a huge deal. A great lip color will also not dry lips out. Some lipsticks combine conditioning ingredients with color, making for a sheer, subtle shading formula that's great for everyday wear. It's almost like wearing a lipstick, a gloss and a balm in one.

Some of the most well-known drugstore lipstick brands include Revlon, Cover Girl, Maybelline and Max Factor. If you're a makeup junkie, the chances are good that you have a lipstick in your arsenal from one of these brands. The more expensive lipstick brands include Chanel, MAC and Bobbi Brown, among others. Cheap lipstick brands are probably more popular overall, simply because well, they're cheaper -- but don't discount the value of purchasing a wonderful, high-quality elite brand of lipstick either. Find what works for you and stick to it!

If you're interested in lipstick, you might want to check out these lists too of the best lip glosses and the best lip balms.

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MAC Cosmetics is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Lipstick Brands
MAC

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Chanel is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Lipstick Brands
Chanel Fashion, Clothing

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Revlon is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Lipstick Brands
Revlon Perfumes, Cosmetics, and Other Toilet Preparations

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L'Oréal is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Lipstick Brands
L'Oréal Perfumes, Cosmetics, and Other Toilet Preparations

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NYX Cosmetics is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Lipstick Brands

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Maybelline is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Lipstick Brands

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Lancôme is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Lipstick Brands
Lancôme Fashion

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Yves Saint Laurent is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Lipstick Brands

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Christian Dior S.A. is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Lipstick Brands
Christian Dior S.A. Retail, Fashion design

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Bobbi Brown is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Lipstick Brands

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Urban Decay is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Lipstick Brands
Urban Decay Perfumes, Cosmetics, and Other Toilet Preparations

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Cover Girl is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Lipstick Brands

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NARS Cosmetics is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Lipstick Brands

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Clinique is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Lipstick Brands

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Estée Lauder Companies is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Lipstick Brands
Estée Lauder Companies Perfumes, Cosmetics, and Other Toilet Preparations

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Rimmel is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Lipstick Brands
Rimmel Perfumes, Cosmetics, and Other Toilet Preparations

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Wet 'n' Wild is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Lipstick Brands

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Tarte is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Lipstick Brands

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Smashbox is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Lipstick Brands

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Avon Cosmetics, Inc is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Lipstick Brands

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Mary Kay is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Lipstick Brands

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Benefit Cosmetics is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Lipstick Brands
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Max Factor is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Lipstick Brands

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e.l.f. is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Lipstick Brands

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Carina Dolci Cosmetics is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Lipstick Brands

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Lorac is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Lipstick Brands

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Lipstick Queen is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Lipstick Brands

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LA Splash is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Lipstick Brands

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Neutrogena is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Lipstick Brands

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Oriflame is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Lipstick Brands

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Bare Escentuals, Inc. is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Lipstick Brands
Bare Escentuals, Inc. Perfumes^! Cosmetics^! and Other Toilet Preparations

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Boots UK is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Lipstick Brands
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Napoleon Perdis is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Lipstick Brands