13 IMAGE staffers on the Irish artists they can’t get enough of
13 IMAGE staffers on the Irish artists they can’t get enough of

Sarah Gill

What to eat this weekend: Trofie pasta with prawns and homemade pesto
What to eat this weekend: Trofie pasta with prawns and homemade pesto

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Write now: This stunning museum is an ode to penmanship
Write now: This stunning museum is an ode to penmanship

Lizzie Gore-Grimes

The soft power of the female gamer
The soft power of the female gamer

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This picturesque West Cork home with separate basement apartment is on the market for €695,000
This picturesque West Cork home with separate basement apartment is on the market for €695,000

Sarah Finnan

Ingrid Hoey: ‘This serum reversed visible signs of sun damage on my skin’
Ingrid Hoey: ‘This serum reversed visible signs of sun damage on my skin’

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Design coach Karen Douglas shares her tips for working with an architect
Design coach Karen Douglas shares her tips for working with an architect

Megan Burns

How to spot a scammer (according to someone who was actually scammed)
How to spot a scammer (according to someone who was actually scammed)

Sarah Finnan

Cillian Murphy’s book about empathy is essential reading for everyone
Cillian Murphy’s book about empathy is essential reading for everyone

Sarah Gill

Supper Club: Hot-smoked salmon rice and asparagus salad
Supper Club: Hot-smoked salmon rice and asparagus salad

Sarah Finnan

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Plum Lips


By Ellie Balfe
21st Nov 2013
Plum Lips

We think there’s nothing more wonderful for a winter lip than a deep plummy stained lip.? It feels more modern than a classic red and we love its brightening effect on our skin tone. It adds an ethereal moodiness to winter beauty especially when applied in a slightly messy fashion (tip: press it on with a finger to give that soft, stained effect and make sure to ditch any remnants of tan – play up the pale, people!)

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1. MAC Rebel – ?a gorgeous plummy intense tone

2. Lancome LAbsolu Velours – Velours de Violine – velvety and deeply pigmented, one of our favourites.

3. Clinique Black Honey almost lipstick – as the name suggests, one of the ultimate balmy lipsticks.

4. Revlon Just Bitten Kissable Balm stain – genius pencil applicator and a great shade.

5. Stila Brigitte – ?a ?true wine, balmy stain