Maroon Lipstick Shades: The Best Maroon Colour Lipstick Shades To Channel Your Inner Goth Goddess This Winter



There’s something really magical about winters, right? The sweet breeze, the fresh smell of hot cocoa and our fave boots and fuzzy sweaters… It’s all just amazing! Even our makeup takes a sharp turn as brighter shades make way for darker hues like burgundy, maroon and purple. For me, I love that I can channel my inner goth with more confidence thanks to maroon colour lipstick shades! I mean, long coats with boots and a maroon lipstick; why am I not an influencer yet?

And if you too love sporting a darker pout, we’ve curated a list of the best maroon lipsticks in the market just for you. From dark maroon lipstick shades to light maroon lipstick shades, you have so many options to choose from! Think liquid, bullet, satin– what’s your preference?

Best Maroon Lipstick Shades: Liquid

Just like me, if you cannot get enough of collecting liquid lipsticks, then you’re in the right place as it’s time to add some more to your overflowing lipstick collection. These #MustHave maroon lipsticks in liquid form are so good that you’d wanna buy them all. 

 LIT Liquid Matte Lipstick – DM Slide

Looking for a maroon colour lipstick that’ll last longer than your previous relationship? We’ve got you covered! MyGlamm’s DM Slide is one of the best maroon matte lipstick shades that you can get your hands on! Just one dip into the container is enough to cover both your lips. Needless to say, it is one of my favourite maroon liquid lipsticks.

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L’Oreal Paris Rouge Signature Matte Liquid Lipstick – 141 Discovered

If you are looking for a maroon liquid lipstick that doesn’t feel sticky on the lips, is easy to apply and looks good on every skin tone, especially on us brown girls, then the L’Oreal Paris Rouge Signature Matte Liquid Lipstick, 141 Discovered is going to be your *signature* maroon lipstick.

Its triangular doe-foot applicator makes it so easy to define the lips, especially the cupid’s bow. You can also overline your lips easily with this one.

M.A.C Powder Kiss Liquid Lipcolour – Burning Love

Powder lipsticks are all the rage and this particular baby by M.A.C is going to be your next fave maroon lipstick. Wanna bet?

Just one swipe on the lips of this weightless lip colour and you’ll know what we’re talking about! It’s a whipped, mouse-like texture that feels so divine on the lips and is perfect for everyone who doesn’t like applying liquid lipsticks as it doesn’t feel like one. It is so lightweight that you’ll forget that you’re even wearing lipstick! Definitely, one of the best maroon lipsticks you could get your hands on!

Lime Crime Plushies Soft Matte Lipstick – Blackberry


Who said that matte lipsticks have to be sticky and feel heavy on the lips?! LimeCrime’s Plushies Soft Matte Lipstick, Blackberry is a supersoft, lightweight formula that feels so moisturizing on the lips. It is a non-opaque lip colour that’s for everyone who wishes to experiment with a dark maroon lipstick but is afraid of how the colour might look. Apply just a coat and we bet you’ll be getting “Omg, what’s that lip colour?” kinda compliments all day!

Best Maroon Bullet Lipsticks


If you are a sucker for a good ol’ bullet lipstick, then you’re going to love our selection of some of the best bullet maroon lipsticks that money can buy!

POSE HD Lipstick – Cranberry

I am surprised that people aren’t talking about this maroon lipstick as much they should be! MyGlamm’s POSE HD Lipstick, Cranberry is a stunning maroon shade that’ll give you the darkest pout of your dreams. Just one swipe of this superb pigmented maroon lipstick on your lips and we bet you’ll never reach out for any other shade.

LIT Satin Matte Lipstick – Lust Stories

When it comes to maroon lipsticks, you have to be a little careful as it can quickly go from hot to a wannabe goth! But don’t you worry as we’ve got you covered. The MyGlamm Satin Matte Lipstick, Lust Stories is a deeply pigmented red maroon lipstick that makes your lips look oh so luxurious!

Oriflame Master Creation Lipstick- 33395


Before we even get to why this maroon lipstick deserves a spot in your vanity, let us all take a minute to appreciate its luxe #InstaWorthy packaging! I mean, how stunning is it?

Oriflame’s Master Creation lipstick is enriched with SPF 20 that not only covers your pout with a rich, maroon lipstick but also protects it from the sun’s wrath. It is a beautiful deep maroon shade that looks so good on the lips, especially on Indian skin tones.

DIOR Rouge Dior Ultra Rouge Lipstick – 843 Ultra crave


My personal fave! Dior’s Rouge Lipstick, Ultra Crave is a beautiful brick red, maroonish kinda colour that you wouldn’t be able to get enough of! Although this is definitely not a dark maroon lipstick shade, it still wins as it’s a mix of maroon and terracotta shades.

It glides beautifully on the lips and if you love yourself a nice, rich maroon bullet lipstick, you have to get your hands on this one today.


Kiro Beauty- Scarlet Sangria


If you are into clean beauty (kudos to you, boo!) then you have to get this beautiful lipstick from the house of Kiro Beauty today! This is a stunning satin maroon lipstick that glides effortlessly on the lips. It feels so lightweight on the lips and will become your BFF this winter season.

Lakme Enrich Satin Lipstick – M455


Satin finish lipsticks are the best! And if you are looking for a maroon lipstick that’ll not break the bank, then you should get your hands on this must-have by Lakme today. It is one of the best maroon colour lipsticks with an amazing formula. However, you will require a few touchups throughout the day as it’s not very long-lasting.

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Types Of Maroon Lipstick Shades

Maroon lipsticks will never need a comeback. Maroon shade was, is, and will always be the most evergreen colour popular amongst people. But do you know how many shades does this beautiful colour got!? Well, the answer is many. Maroon lipstick shades will only look flattering if you choose the right one to suit your skin tone. So, don’t you worry as we’ve got types of maroon lipstick shades which will help you pick and choose that’ll look the best on you!

Dark Maroon:

The dark maroon lipstick shade is the darkest one of this colour. It suits the best fair skin tone people with cool undertones. 

Maroon Red:

Maroon red is one of the most common maroon lipstick shades amongst women. Maroon red complements light and olive skin tones. 

Bright Maroon:

A bright maroon shade is halfway between rosy and browny hues which makes the look less overwhelming.

Burgundy Maroon:

Burgundy maroon is a perfect maroon lipstick shade for those who want to add a mix of both bold and prettiness to their look. It’s best suited for people with a warm skin tone.

Maroon Pink:

Maroon pink is one of the most popular and favourite amongst women. Be it casually stepping out or going to the office this shade totally makes you get a gorgeous look without going overboard. It’s best suited for people with cool undertones.


What makeup goes well with maroon lip shade?

Well, makeup varies from person to person. One of the best makeup that’ll go well with maroon lip shade includes black eyeliner, brown eye shadow, blush, and mascara. 

How to pull off dark lipstick?

You can always keep the rest of the makeup subtle to pull off dark lipstick. There are some other ways also to pull off a dark lipstick: Choose the brand wisely, balance the look, apply a lip liner, use the right application technique, define your eyes subtly, and that’s it!

Is maroon lipstick good for dark skin?

Deeper shades of maroon with more intense pigments will work well with dark skin tones. Shades like royal maroon and dark maroon work really well with a dark skin complexion.

Best Black Lipsticks: Do not shy away from experimenting and take your pout game to another level with black lipsticks. Liquid, matte and even bullet- we have something for everybody and if you are brave enough to try one, then you’re going to love this selection.

Dark Lipsticks That’ll Suit Everybody: Not just maroon, these darker lipstick shades are for everybody who likes to spice things up once a while. 

Tips On How To Wear A Dark Lipstick: I know what you’re thinking, “But how can I wear a dark lipstick?” Don’t you worry as we’ve got you covered! Here are some noteworthy tips on how to wear dark lipsticks like a total boss.

Luckiest Lipsticks For Every Zodiac Sign: Can a lipstick be lucky for you? Yup, it sure can. Read along to know which lipstick is lucky for you, based on your zodiac. 

Different Types Of Lipstick: Ever wondered which lipstick type is for you? Read on to find out!

Best lipstick shades for brides: Wedding bells for you or your friend? Looking for some flattering lipstick shades? Check out the link for some of the best lipstick shades for brides!

Different types of lipstick: Hit the link to know about different types of lipsticks to up your lip makeup game!

Lipstick shades for Indian skin: There is so much that you can do with Indian skin tone. So, look no further and try these lipstick shades for Indian skin tone!

PS: Make room for maroon!

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