You know, not many people could find a hot way to channel both Morticia and Wednesday from The Addams Family at the same time (especially a solid month-plus after Halloween), but Selena Gomez just sure did. For the WiLD 94.9’s FM’s Jingle Ball 2015 concert last night, she wore her long hair sleek and straight and went for a deep, dark lipstick. We’ve got to show her some respect for it—and also strategize how to copy it, because there’s a weekend coming up and we’d like to slay.

The color isn’t a true black; it’s more of a dark-chocolate cherry that read blood-red onstage. This is how one femme fatales (yes, we’re using that as a verb) right now—bold but with a soft edge that saves you from feeling like you’re trying too hard. And it all falls into Gomez’s vibe these days.

If you want to re-create her look, Revlon Super Lustrous Lipstick in Black Cherry ($7.99, and Nars Pure Matte Lipstick in Volga ($27, are similar shades we love. Just make sure to use a lip liner with a deep lip color like this—intense pigments are more likely to run down, smear, and smudge, which is definitely not part of the plan. A liner that makes a good base for dark red tones: MAC Lip Pencil in Currant ($16.50, It’s rich enough to create a backdrop for a dark color but not so dark it changes the hue you place on top.



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