Lipstick Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old lipstick quotes, lipstick sayings, and lipstick proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Pour yourself a drink, put on some lipstick, and pull yourself together.     

Elizabeth Taylor

Lips without lipstick are like cake without frosting.     


If you are sad, if you are heartbroken, make yourself up, dress up, add more lipstick and attack. Men hate women who weep.     

Coco Chanel

You can't keep changing men, so you settle for changing your lipstick.     

Heather Locklear

Where lipstick is concerned, the important thing is not the color, but to accept God's final decision on where your lips end.     

Jerry Seinfeld

Lipstick is the red badge of courage.     

Man Ray

Heels and lipstick will put the fear of God into people.     

Dita Von Teese

Live your eyeliner, breathe your lipstick.     

Lady Gaga

Joy is the best makeup. But a little lipstick is a close runner-up.     

Anne Lamott

Lipstick is really magical. It holds more than a waxy color - it holds the promise of a brilliant smile, a brilliant day, both literally and figuratively.      

Roberta Gately

Nobody looks good with brown lipstick on.     

Frank Zappa

Lipstick can't solve all problems, but it's a pretty great start.     


Give a woman the right lipstick and she can conquer the world.     


Just have fun. Smile. And keep putting on lipstick.     

Diane Keaton

There are some things you can't cover up with lipstick and powder.     

Elvis Costello

There are endless ways to enhance beauty. You never know when you will find your perfect lipstick - unless you keep experimenting.     

Pat McGrath

A girl can never have too many lipstick options!     

Zoe Sugg

Lipstick can glam up a whole look, especially in red.     


Lipstick is the best cosmetic that exists.     

Joan Collins

Whether it's a bold color or something more natural, it's about feeeling comfortable in your look and wearing it with self-assurance.     

Natalie Portman

Lipstick was an easy answer to boredom. It was the most exciting thing you could do in the shortest amount of time because for a second, you got to convince yourself that you were the kind of gal who wears lipstick every day. You got to pout to yourself, and trick yourself that you were glamorous. Then in a second it was over, time to wipe it off and start again.     

Ainslie Hogarth

Lipstick is for when you've had a shit day and you need red lipstick to face the world.     

Keira Knightley

Every season has its lipstick trend, and just because your perfect color is a pinky beige, that doesnt mean you can't wear deep burgundy.     

Bobbi Brown