Saldana looked gorgeous in berry red lipstick, kohl-rimmed eyes and a soft updo with face-framing pieces. The 32-year-old "Avatar" actress' sexy smacker was the perfect accessory to her black silk organza Vionnet gown.
Retro red lips are hot this season, according to CoverGirl celebrity makeup artist Pat McGrath. "It's a return to that old-fashioned sense of glamour," McGrath told StyleList.
While red lipstick looks great on every woman, the beauty pro recommends wearing it in a way that makes you feel comfortable.
"Red can be worn as a glaze, a stain, a sheer gloss, a full-on lipstick," said McGrath.
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Watch the video below for pro tips on how to score perfect, long-lasting red lips like Saldana's every time.