The Best Celebrity Lip Colors of 2016 (and Exactly Where to Buy Them)

2016 marked the year of bolder, brighter and better statement-making lip shades. Look back on the most memorable lip moments of the year, then pick up the star's shade to get the look yourself

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JENNIFER LOPEZ'S CRIMSON

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For the Golden Globes, J.Lo's makeup artist Mary Phillips created a ombré shade using three L'Oréal shades on the brand's spokesperson. To get that vibrant scarlet red, she combined a plum, hot pink and nude (starting with the darkest shade on the outside and blending to the lightest on the inside) for a mesmerizing custom color.

Buy It! L'Oréal Paris Infalliable Pro-Matte Gloss in 'Nude Allude,' 'Rouge Envy,' and 'Forbidden Kiss,' $9.99 each; walgreens.com

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BRIE LARSON'S FUCHSIA

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Although this lipstick may seem like a deep wine in the tube, one swipe gives you the glowy purple-pink seen here. Be like Brie, and add a matching blush shade to your cheekbones for a cool monochromatic look.

Buy It! Chanel Rouge Allure Luminous Intense Lip Colour in 'Rayonnante,' $36; jet.com

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LUPITA NYONG'O'S CORAL

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The old adage "lips or eyes" doesn't apply to a bold beauty maverick like Lupita. Her trendy blue eyeliner and bold orange pout perfectly played off one another.

Buy It! Lancôme Rouge In Love Lipcolor in '146B Miss Coquelicot,' $29; sephora.com

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RACHEL MCADAMS' EGGPLANT

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The lady was a vamp when she wore this daring, matte black cherry color to the Met Gala, which pops against her fair complexion.

Buy It! NARS Audacious Lipstick in 'Liv,' $32; sephora.com

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KIM KARDASHIAN'S PINK

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If you're like Kim and tend to graviate toward nude lip shades on the daily, take your first step into bolder tones with a warm, classic pink. Kim supported sister Kylie Jenner by wearing this Kylie Cosmetics shade, but any pink hue (like these inexpensive drugstore options) will do the trick.

Buy It! Kylie Cosmetics Matte Liquid Lipstick in 'Kristen,' $17; kyliecosmetics.com

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PRIYANKA CHOPRA'S METALLIC BROWN

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Priyanka is rarely on the red carpet without a major lip look, but this one - a shimmery raisin that combined two of the year's biggest lip trends - caught our attention. Do it yourself by lining your lips with this chocolate-colored lip liner, then finishing with the gold-brown Tom Ford lipstick her makeup artist Stephanie Brooke Barnes used on the star.

Buy It! NYX Slim Lip Liner Pencil in 'Espresso,' $6.94; amazon.com and Tom Ford Lip Color in 'Casino,' $53; nordstrom.com

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ALESSANDRA AMBROSIO'S PLUM

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This glossy deep purple lip added a gothic edge to the model's all-white ensemble. To create this dramatic look, celeb-loved makeup artist Patrick Ta used a combination of three products (less isn't always more!) to reach this near-patent finish lip.

Buy It! Chanel Rouge Coco Ultra Hydrating Lip Colour in 'Erik,' $37; nordstrom.com, Chanel Rouge Allure Colour & Shine Lip Gloss in 'Distinction,' $37; nordstrom.com and Tom Ford Ultra Shine Lip Gloss in 'Wet Violet,' $46; nordstrom.com

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GIGI HADID'S ORANGE-RED

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When it comes to lips, the redder, the better - as Gigi proved at this year's iHeartRADIO MuchMusic Video Awards. The Maybelline spokesmodel's makeup artist, Patrick Ta, used two shades from the brand's Loaded Bolds collection that launched this year to reach the perfect orangey-red shade to match her red carpet pantsuit.

Buy It! Maybelline ColorSensational Loaded Bold Lipstick in 'Orange Danger,' and 'Smoking Red,' $5.59 each; target.com

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RIHANNA'S BERRY

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It might be impossible to pick one favorite among Rihanna's many killer beauty looks from this year, but this MTV Video Music Awards is definitely towards the top of the list. While the original Chanel lipstick used on Rihanna got discontinued, this one from their new line is a perfect substitute for the same effect.

Buy It! Chanel Rouge Allure Luminous Intense Lip Colour in 'Ultraberry,' $37; nordstrom.com

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SHAY MITCHELL'S BEIGE NUDE

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Wearing a nude lip color doesn't have to be boring, as Shay proves that with this glossy beige tone that comes in a sheer gel-like formula. And the best part? It's no-fuss, either. Just one swipe, even without looking in a mirror, and you're out the door.

Buy It! Marc Jacobs New Nudes Sheer Gel Lipstick in 'Anais,' $30; sephora.com

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LILY COLLINS' BURGUNDY

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Lily loves a bold lip, according to her stylist Mariel Haenn - she frequently goes deep and dark on her pout, but perhaps never more so than at the Critics' Choice Awards, where she wore a matching burgundy eye and lip look using this satin-finish Lancôme shade.

Buy It! Lancôme L'Absolu Rouge Hydrating Shaping Lipcolor in 'Secrete,' $32; macys.com

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