A heat wave of colour. Tempt your lips with luscious shine and sheer colour. Irresistible, lightly flavoured gloss leaves your lips wanting more. From the Bronze Goddess Summer 2013 Collection. Brand : Estée Lauder. Effect : Plumping. Lipstick Finish : Sheer. Featured articles This seasons' lipstick trends article Lipstick first gained popularity in 16th Century England, when Queen Elizabeth wore bright red lipstick made from a blend of beeswax and berries with a stark white face. Since then red lips have never failed to make a lasting impact, but lipstick colours and textures have come a long way since then. Here are our top picks of the best lipsticks around.