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Trend Alert: Chalky Lips

While the majority of women at the 2007 Emmy Awards arrived wearing the ever-popular nude lip, or a bold red lip, stars like Rebecca Romijn, Vanessa Williams and Debra Messing chose an even more subdued, matte and chalky lipstick. Do you like this look, and who do you think wore it best?


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phree2b phree2b 9 years
And I forgot to choose but Please don't make me because I cannot, They All look Good with it. Honest!
piece-of-cake piece-of-cake 9 years
wow, I definitely think I'll follow this trend.. even though it passed quite a while since it has been posted here. Then again... could someone please suggest me a lipstick and shade which looks this way? I do have lots of nude coloured lipsticks, matte, but they are all creamy... Rouge Interdit being my bi big favorite. 10x
phree2b phree2b 9 years
I usually don't care for this look but all 3 ladies look fine here.
madmoiselle madmoiselle 9 years
all of them looks tacky. just like a clowns!! there's so huge layer of cosmetics on their faces, that makes me puke... :( YES to natural beauty, NO to made-ups!!!
MamaD MamaD 9 years
Not really a fan of this look.
kelleylocke kelleylocke 10 years
I really don't think it looks good on any of them.
almostloli almostloli 10 years
yeah vanessa. matches her skin and contrasts her eye color. nice
kikidior kikidior 10 years
Vanessa. Its like the color of her skin so its best imo.
Amiable Amiable 10 years
I didn't realize I was trendy. This is how I look most days if, between dressing my toddler and packing lunches, I even get to put on a lip treatment! Go figure.
jennemmy jennemmy 10 years
I don't like the chalky lips at all. I noticed it in InStyle yesterday and immediately wondered if some of the celebs showed up feeling ill.
Jinx Jinx 10 years
Debra looks great. Vanessa's blends in with her skin tone too much, imo.
littlemissme littlemissme 10 years
Debra! But I really don't like this look, looks very unnatural :(
the-makeup-blogette the-makeup-blogette 10 years
Debra's is the nicest here. not too pale, and just matte enough. Everyone should try out MAC lipstick, Fleshpot. It has that chalky nude effect.
lbg1821 lbg1821 10 years
BellaSugar, what kind of lipstick brand would you reccommend to recreate this chalky lip??? I've been looking for one and I can't find something that looks quite chalky.
lanilovespeaches lanilovespeaches 10 years
i like debra's =)
anelev3 anelev3 10 years
Vanessa , it looked so natural which is pretty
i-am-elle i-am-elle 10 years
I don't like it, but if I had to choose.. I think Rebecca looks th best.
JaimeLeah526 JaimeLeah526 10 years
Vanessa. It's too light on Rebecca and too brown on Debra.
cbgmick cbgmick 10 years
I do not like this look. It looks like you just drank Pepto.
Ikandy Ikandy 10 years
ClassicsDiva ClassicsDiva 10 years
I'd rather wear no lipstick at all (or gloss or anything), than go for a chalky lip. Who wants to look like they just kissed a blackboard?
elephantheart elephantheart 10 years
Do Not like this look at all! Why would I want to make myself look worse? ugh.
DesignRchic DesignRchic 10 years
How do you even get this look?
Leopardcc Leopardcc 10 years
i don't like it on any of them, or on anyone for that matter
Sam33187 Sam33187 10 years
i don't think rebecca looks good here.
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