“The red lip says: I’m bold, I’m confident, I’m feminine, I’m strong, I’m here and I want you to see me,” wrote make-up artist Jo Baker on Instagram, the woman who painted Lucy Boynton‘s lips in the iconic shade for this year’s Oscars ceremony.
While it might have been a popular choice at the 2020 awards ceremony, red lipstick surpasses beauty trends—living in its own league as a beauty classic.
Whether you’re a red lip devotee or are falling for the statement shade this month, below be inspired by the famous faces sporting red hot lips during award season’s biggest night. It goes to show, there really is a red for everyone.
This article originally appeared on Harper’s BAZAAR UK.