12 Plum Lipsticks Perfect for Date Night

Swipe these on when you want to get noticed.

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Sometimes nothing is sexier than a deep purple lip, and these plum lipsticks prove it.

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Giorgio Armani Ecstasy Shine Lipstick in Night Viper


This wet-look lipstick is made to hydrate like a balm, so your lips feel soft and smooth while looking fabulous. This deep purple shade promises eight hours of hydration, so you can swipe it on after work and continue to slay through dinner and cocktails.

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Smashbox Be Legendary Lipstick in Femme Fatale Matte


Smashbox lipsticks are a bold beauty buy in color and make. Enriched with shea butter and vitamins C and E that work to hydrate and protect skin, this spunky shade exerts a sense of confidence in each wear.

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NYX Matte Lipstick in Siren


A hot seller at Ulta, this velvety formula feels comfortable on lips and has a strong color payoff. Above all else, the price is right.

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Wet 'n Wild MegaLast Lip Color in Sugar Plum Fairy


This matte finish stick from Wet 'n Wild is easily applicable for a turnaround touchup they'll never notice. Made from mega-hydrating materials for extra moisture, lips stay smooth and smoochable.

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Buxom Big & Sexy Bold Gel Lipstick in Vampy Plum


Better your bold with this Big & Sexy shade from Buxom. You'll love this lightweight, gel-based stick for its one-stroke stain and fierce matte finish that keeps lips looking oh-so mod.

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Kat Von D Studded Kiss Lipstick in Mercy — Romantic Garnet Berry


This brown-tinted berry shade from Kat Von D proves dark isn't always dreary. Formulated with a Color Cushion Technology that balances longwear, easy application, and tender-to-the-touch elements, this everlasting lip will have you looking and feeling bold.

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Estée Lauder Pure Color Envy Sculpting Lipstick in Insolent Plum


This timeless shade from Estée Lauder is as beneficial as it is beautifying. Made from a moisture complex for locked-in hydration, the cool-toned color sculpts and saturates lips with just one stroke.

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Burberry Kisses in Bright Plum


Enriched with satin-finish pigments and polymers for significant shine, Burberry upgrades its signature blend for a build-upon lip color that gets bolder by the coat.

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Bite Beauty Amuse Bouche Lipstick in Rhubarb


For a plum stick that packs a bit more bite, this brand's rosy hue has been handcrafted to ensure lips lock in moisture for soft, luscious wear. The shade is subdued enough that we'd categorize it as safe for work.

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Lipstick Queen Hello Sailor Lipstick


Remember, lovelies: Looks can be deceiving, and naturally, we have the answer to the quizzical expression you've got going on over there. This magical blend from Lipstick Queen appears nautical blue, but swipes on a pure plum. Wow the crowd at dinner with this party trick in a lipstick bullet while you reap the benefits of the formula's ultra-hydrating ingredients like vitamin E, and (bonus!) the teeth-whitening effects of its blue tones.

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Tom Ford Lip Color in Bruised Plum


Tom Ford's splurge item has us envisioning the drupe fruit freshly plucked from its tree. A shadowy hue whose romantic essence overshadows the fact that it's arguably teetering on the brink of goth, we're a fan of the pricey pick for special occasions.

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Urban Decay Vice Lipstick in Venom


UD swapped its original line of lipsticks for an upgraded Vice, and we're obsessed with this venomous shade. If you're not one to go over-bold, this (very) berry alternative is lighter on the eyes, but still vibrant enough to make an impact.