The key to a picture-perfect first kiss (besides the love of your life, of course!) lies in the perfect lipstick. But if you find yourself getting lost in a sea of colors and hues, you’re not alone. With so many options, brands, finishes, glosses, and tints, selecting the best lip color for your wedding day is no easy task.
Aries: Cherry Red
Aries, you’re not the least bit shy in selecting the boldest hue in the lipstick palette. So, since your astrological sign is ruled by the “fire” planet Mars, which represents action and desire, you would radiate the room in a cherry red lipstick at your wedding.
Try: Vice Lipstick in No-Tell Motel, $8.50, Urban Decay available at Ulta
As an earthy and natural woman, you possess a love of the serenity that nature offers. Venus is the ruler of your zodiac sign, and presides over the areas of love and beauty. To best highlight your natural beauty, a mauve lipstick is an elegant choice for your big day.
Try: Color Sensational Lipcolor in On the Mauve, $7.49, Maybelline available at Ulta
Known to be changeable and creative, gemini individuals embrace experimenting in their choices of fashion and cosmetics. Mercury, the planet of communication and information, rules your astrological sign so don't be afraid to go bold with your wedding-day makeup. A fuchsia color, for example, would definitely complement your flamboyant side!
Try: Rouge Pur Couture Lip Color in Le Fuchsia, $37, Yves Saint Laurent available at Nordstrom
Compassionate and caring, you have a love of nurturing others. The Moon is your planetary ruler, and it represents the areas of nurture and self-care. To best complement your delicate features, a blush colored lipstick would complete the look with elegance and sophistication. If desired, add a pearlescent gloss to replicate the moon’s luminescence.
Try: Super Lustrous Lipstick in Primrose, $8.49, Revlon available at Ulta
Leo: Ruby Red
Leo, you're the show stopper who always stands out in a crowd! Your planetary ruler is the Sun, and your adventurous side truly shines through your stylish choices. A ruby red lipstick would vibe with your theatrical sense of fashion on your wedding day.
Try: Always On Matte Liquid Lipstick in Maneater, $24, Smashbox available at Sephora
Virgo, you are both charming and timeless. You exude the love of perfecting all of your passions in life. Mercury is your planetary ruler, and represents communication and technology. To communicate your impeccable style, a nude lipstick with a clear gloss layer would be the perfect choice for your wedding day.
Try: Mattemoiselle Plush Matte Lipstick in Up 2 No Good, $18, Fenty Beauty available at Sephora
As the charmer of the zodiac, you have a love for unifying people together in fun and parties. Your planetary ruler is Venus, the planet of love and beauty. To complement your simple yet stylish taste, a romantically rose-colored lipstick would create a distinguished statement.
Try: Rouge Volupté Shine Oil-In-Stick Lipstick in Rose Innocent, $37, Yves Saint Laurent available at Sephora
Loyal and mysterious, you like to seek out truth and wisdom. Pluto is your planetary ruler, and it represents transformation and mystique. You would never shy away from using a dahlia colored lipstick on your wedding day. You can even pair this look with a darker lip liner for an ombré effect that'll add a Plutonian effect to your appearance.
Try: Studded Kiss Crème Lipstick in Mötorhead, $19, Kat Von D available at Sephora
Known as the adventurous wanderer of the zodiac, you have a love of experiencing life as well as taking fashion risks. Your planetary ruler is Jupiter, and anything this planet touches results in expansion and creativity. A coral lipstick would beautifully compliment your sense of adventure. During the reception, paint a sparkly lip gloss onto your coral lipstick to enhance the fun, just like your cheery planet Jupiter.
Try: Le Rouge Lipstick in Mandarine Boléro, $37, Givenchy available at Sephora
Kindhearted and hardworking, you find joy in achieving the pinnacle of success, Capricorn. Saturn is the ruler of your zodiac sign, and it represents responsibility and strength. On your wedding day, a wine colored lipstick would best match your bold tastes. Use a deep plum colored lip liner to set the look and to also add a pop of mysticism, just like Saturn’s beautiful rings.
Try: Scarlet Empress Lipstick, $28, Nars available at Nordstrom
As the inventor of the zodiac, you have a love of experimenting with trendy styles. The planetary ruler that resides over your sign is Uranus, the planet of originality and eccentricity. On your wedding day, a shimmery caramel colored lipstick would accentuate your unique tastes.
Try: #Lipstories Lipstick in Yum Yum, $8, Sephora Collection
Pisces: Glossy Peach/Pink
Imaginative and otherworldly, you indulge in creativity and harmony. Your planetary ruler is Neptune and it symbolizes dreams and inspiration. On your wedding day, a peachy pink lipstick would pair perfectly with your ethereal features. The element of water echoes Neptune, so add a shimmery lip gloss if you wish to connect to your dreamy sign.
Try: Lip Gloss in Orgasm, $26, Nars available at Nordstrom