Fashion alert: tangerine is the new fire

  • Aditi Caroli, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
  • Updated: May 03, 2014 15:52 IST

It’s time to think beyond your safe reds and pinks and have a little fun with an orange pout.


is all about going pop with colours, so when it comes to luscious lips, why skip the yummy hue?


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With many desi and international divas rocking the style, tangerine is the new fire. This shade has a version for every skin tone.

While orange with more peach in it works well for fair skin, one with coral tones is the best option for wheatish skin.

Those with darker skin tones should go for darker hues of orange, with a hint of brown.

Wear the colour right

Orange lips add an element of fun to your look and kill predictability. If you are wearing a black gown, orange lips will instantly make you look edgy.

Do remember, the colour is also quite attention drawing. So, go easy on rest of the


when going for ­tangerine lips.

You don’t want to look like a salad with orange lips, orange eye-shadow and green liner. Keep rest of the makeup subtle and avoid using any other colour.

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