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17 Lasting Fix Lipstick in New Black, £4.29, Boots

17 Lasting Fix Lipstick in New Black, £4.29, Boots

Our tester described this lipstick as a deep, dark purple that would suit darker skin tones. She used Vaseline as a base and said it lasted well on the lips – but many layers are needed to ensure it covers your whole lip.

Top 10 plum lipsticks

Plum lips trend: From intense purple to just-bitten berry shades, Y! Lifestyle finds the best plum coloured lipsticks for this season - By Sophia Moir