12 Pics That Prove 2016 Was The Year Of Gothic Lips

by Zainab Burmawala

Best of 2016 , Gothic Lips

You’ve probably seen a whole lot of dark lipsticks throughout your life and wondered if you could carry the look yourself. I mean how many times has your jaw been left hanging in the air at the sight of a celebrity killing an audaciously vamped up lip. Hues of deep ox blood, crimson, burgundy, purples, browns and even blacks have been gracing us with their presence on the lips of models, actors and bloggers all through the year. Deep goth lipsticks have been an absolute rage in 2016 and I can’t seem to find any single flaw in this chic makeup trend. Wake up your inner goth self and admire the darker colours cause ‘tis the season to rock a dark lip. No matter what your skin colour is, there is a dark lipstick out there for you. Don’t believe me? See for yourself as I present to you a list of global celebrities of different colours and races nailing this spunky goth-inspired makeup trend.

1.Pooja Hegde

Told you dark lipstick is for everyone. This dusky Indian beauty looks drop dead gorgeous sporting this vampy lip color for a photo shoot.

Pooja Hegde

2.Deepika Padukone

All hail Queen Dee for nailing every look with perfection. Topping fashion and beauty charts globally has become her thing. I love how she’s become so edgy lately with her makeup looks. Bold brows and a dark lip? You go girl!

Deepika Padukone

3.Sonam Kapoor

Every fashion and beauty list is incomplete without mention this super stylish starlet. I cannot even begin to explain how her dark lipstick is super sexy. Deep ox blood is so her colour.

Sonam Kapoor


Oh na na, Riri does it yet again. She’s been donning every gothic chic look possible this year. If you wanna wear black lipstick, this is how you do it.


5.Priyanka Chopra

Our desi girl went Hollywood this year and is playing the villain in the new Baywatch. It’s only obvious she had to sport a vampy lip on the poster of the film. Totally digging your vibe PC!

Priyanka Chopra

6.Sayani Gupta

The girl has had an amazing year. Sayani has emitted so much spunk in 2016, this dark chocolate lip is just one of the many chic looks that this Bengali Beauty has nailed to perfection.

Sayani Gupta

7.Kat Von D

Most definitely the queen of the goth chic generation. If anyone does vamp right, it’s KVD. Her dark lips are on fleek, her makeup line is always in demand, let’s just bow down to her already, yeah?

Kat Von D

8.Huda Kattan

This internet sensation turned business woman is Instagram goals, makeup goals everything goals! It kinda annoys me to see her how her makeup game is always so strong. Look at that dark grey lip, just look at it? Can she do nothing wrong? Nope she can’t. Love you Huda Beauty!

Huda Kattan

9.Taylor Swift

2016 is that glorious year when Taylor Swift dropped her iconic red lip and went all Bad Blood and opted for a gothic lip. Swifties all over the world could not stop deep breathing seeing T-Swizzle slay at the annual MET Gala.

Taylor Swift

10.Kylie Jenner

It would be impossible to leave King Kylie out of a list that’s all about lips. 2016 has been an amazing year for her cosmetic line and we’re all so proud of her! I can’t stop looking at her sport her black liquid matte from her collection!

Kylie Jenner

11.Scherezade Shroff

Here we have our little miss sunshine of Indian Youtubers exploring her dark side with a deep purple lip accompanied by a choker to finish the look. Good to see her experimenting with her makeup!

Scherezade Shroff

12.Nikkie Tutorials

I think I’ve run out of lovestruck emojis for this look. It’s a dark metallic purple lipstick paired with the most gorgeous eye makeup ever. It’s safe to say Nikkie has continued to slay with her makeup game even in 2016.

Nikkie Tutorials

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *



More from Myfashgram