With school drawing to a close and bright summer shades arriving in full force, it’s only natural we feel a desire to shake things up. For some it may come in the form of trips to Disneyland and spontaneous movie nights with friends, for us, it’s arriving in the form of lipstick—more specifically, new summer colors fitting for the sunniest season.
Though dabbing some color on your lips is a small tweak to a daily beauty routine, rocking a new color makes a bold style statement and can liven up even the simplest ensemble. Also recognizing that trying new things can take a bit of confidence and daring—something our favorite Disney heroines are in no short supply of —we’ve selected 12 bright shades inspired by these leading ladies.
Click on your favorite princess to reveal her matching shade and find your new favorite look.
Pick your favorite Disney Princess:
You should try ... M·A·C's Lipstick in "Girl About Town"
Elsa is best known for her icy color scheme and bold personality. This shade of pink perfectly complements light blues and is a bright accent for any ensemble. Pick up this shade for a pop of summer fun.
You should try ... Dior's Lip Glow Color Reviver Balm in "Sheer Pink"
You don’t need a fairy godmother for a magical transformation. This rosy shade of reviver balm reminds us of Cinderella’s pink dress and is perfect for sunny summer days.
You should try ... Dior's Rouge Dior Baume Natural Lip Treatment in "740 Escapade"
From hidden pine trails to sky-high sycamore trees, Pocahontas is a fan of all things outdoors. Channel her nature-loving vibes with this subtle hue of natural lipstick.
You should try ... Lancome's Juicy Shaker Bi-Phase Lip Oil in "Walk the Lime"
Wishing for the shade you love to find you? If Snow White is your favorite princess, this ruby-red shade of lip stain may be just what you’re looking for. Give this novel tube-style a few shakes before applying, for maximum effect.
You should try ... Charlotte Tilbury's K.I.S.S.I.N.G Lipstick in "So Marilyn"
Belle’s style is a timeless. Emulate her elegance and romance with this rosy shade of lipstick—a perfect shade for year-round use.
You should try ... M·A·C's Huggable Lip Color in "Cantonese Carnation"
Bright and curious, Ariel is all about innovative fashion statements. This lively shade of hot pink is just the splash of summer fun any Little Mermaid-lovers makeup routine needs.
You should try ... M·A·C's Cremesheen + Pearl Lipstick in Coral Bliss
Known for her caring personality and strong work ethic, Tiana is a confident Princess with a sensitive edge. This soft shade of pink matches Tiana’s pastel green dress and would accent any summer ensemble well.
You should try ... M·A·C's Versicolour Stain in "Energy Shot"
Rapunzel’s wit, spirit, and taste of adventure know no bounds. This shade of lip gloss, appropriately titled “Energy Shot,” is the perfect companion for summer adventures.
You should try ... Estee Lauder's Pure Color Envy Blooming Lip Balm in "Desirable"
Perfect for a princess alternatively named Briar Rose, this blooming lip balm offers a soft shade of pink that makes a fitting complement for pastel summer dresses.
You should try ... M·A·C's Guo Pei in "Brave Red"
Given Mulan’s bold personality and fearless acts, this shade of “Brave Red” couldn’t be more appropriately titled. It’s elegant floral case couldn’t be a better fit for the season.
You should try ... M·A·C's Plushglass in "Goodness Gracious"
A bold and inquisitive free-spirit, Jasmine often sports gold accessories and is all about a touch of shine. This lip gloss is just the touch of shining, shimmering, splendid an Aladdin fan needs for summer.
You should try ... M·A·C's Velvetemase Lip Pencil in "Temper Tantrum"
If we know anything about Merida, it’s that she’s a fan of no-fuss beauty routines. This bold shade of lip pencil gives you all the perks of a lipstick with the added bonus of being easy to apply.
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