Black nails may be suddenly last season, but the goth inspiration hasn't fled the beauty counter, it's merely rearranged itself: Vampire luster returns this week with Imitation of Christ's new lipstick by Smashbox Cosmetics. We fell hard for it on the I.O.C runway last month. Now ELLE reports that the shade is finally for sale - four months before the actual clothes are for sale! But really that's okay, because we do like Tara Subkoff, but we admit: This time around, the lipstick was better than the outfits.
A Fool-Proof Guide to Wearing Dark Lipstick (with Videos!)
Using products and tools you probably already have in your bathroom, we're going to show you the seven simple steps to getting a perfect, long-lasting, wine-colored pout. Best of all? We used Instagram video to illustrate all of it. You legit can't mess this one up.