A coat of lipstick is meant to help a woman look better but sometimes, colours such as red can swing the other way, and make a girl look worse than she should.
Some may even come out looking like they are up for a Halloween scare, rather than a night out in the town.
Thankfully, the likes of Fan Bingbing, Lin Chiling and Angelababy, to name a few, have shown that the different tones of red can still look the way it was meant -- classy.
Check out the China Daily-compiled gallery of actresses who rock out the red lipstick colour.
Also, take a look in the gallery below to find out how long legs and other body parts can help a celebrity achieve popularity as well.