10 of the most iconic lipstick shades of all time

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By Erin Cook

10 out of 10 beauty YouTubers agree that there's no such thing as owning too many lipsticks.

You see, every lady needs a red lip colour (or five) in her kit. And a few nudes too. Don't even get us started on gloss — that's another story altogether.

For the most part, if a shade suits you, it won't suit your bestie/co-worker/bus driver — unless they just-so-happen to share your colouring and style. However, there are a few colours that defy logic and somehow manage to look good on everyone. There's only one way to describe these magic shades: iconic.

Over the years, only a handful of lipsticks have managed to earn cult-classic staus. Here, we round up 10 of the most iconic lipstick shades of all time: