This Is How to Achieve Claire Danes' Perfect Red Lip at the People's Choice Awards

Jon Kopaloff/FilmMagic/Getty Images
Claire Danes

It's totally doable at home.

There’s nothing more glamorous and classic than a blonde with bright red lips. Claire Danes epitomized old-school beauty at the People’s Choice Awards on Wednesday night, thanks to makeup artist Matin, who also works with Rachel Bilson and Katie Holmes.

Read more L'Oreal Aims To Change Red-Carpet Talk With #WorthSaying Campaign


A photo posted by Matin (@itsmatin) on

Says the artist, "I was inspired by Claire’s elegant and uber-feminine Burberry Prorsum dress. I created a statement red lip paired with a delicate eye for a chic, youthful look." He also calls her pout the "highlight of the look."

Read more Golden Globes Beauty: Get Your Glow On

To attain such a perfect, vibrant look, Matin first prepped the actress' lips with Elizabeth Arden Eight Hour Cream Intensive Lip Repair Balm ($33), one in a range of Eight Hour products makeup artists everywhere swear by. Next came the shade: Elizabeth Arden Beautiful Color Moisturizing Lipstick in Power Red ($25) for, as he says, "a bold and beautiful pop of color."