It is recommended for the bride and bridal party to have a lip product and powder for any necessary touch-ups throughout the day/night. The products listed below are some of my go-to's in each category. In terms of lasting power for lip color, a liquid lipstick will be the longest lasting, a traditional lipstick will come in second and a lipgloss will have the shortest wear time. I like layering lip products for optimal wear.
to remove shine and blur imperfections
The first three powders listed are all available in travel sizes, great for keeping with you in your bag for when you're feeling a little shiny.
long-wearing, high pigment color
Favorite shades: Wifey (warm mauve), Sweet talker (neutral rose), Venus (warm peachy rose), Perfectionist (neutral rose pink) and Trendsetter (brown nude). All have a matte finish.
Favorite shades: Tender Beige, Intense Nude, Light Rose. View swatches here.
natural lip color w/ medium wear time
MAC Lipstick - $21
Favorite shades: Cherish, Half & Half, Modesty, Kinda Sexy, Hug Me, Faux, Blankety, Creme Cup.
Favorite shades: Pillowtalk, Pillowtalk Medium.
sheer color with a high shine finish
Favorite shades: Dolly (mauve), White Russian (light pink), Blushing Margarita (rose nude).
Favorite shades: Pillowtalk, Blondie, Sweet Stiletto, Seduction.
Favorite shades: Fu$$y (shimmering pink) and Fenty Glow (shimmery natural. These have a glittery, glossy finish.
Favorite shades: New Romantic (neutral pink), In the Buff. These are moisturizing and creamy and do not contain shimmer.
NYX Butter Gloss - $5
Favorite shades: Creme Brûlée, Tiramisu, Fortune Cookie (nude), Sugar High.