*Welcome to 'For Brown Chicks' - we collaborated with beauty app, Cocoa Swatches, in our inaugural beauty series, where we swatch some of the most popular lip colors on skin tones that are often left out of the beauty conversation. **Today, we're diving into purple lipsticks for dark skin tones. *

Are you looking to vamp it up this summer? Look no further! If there were ever a shade of lipstick made specifically for black women, it would be purple. It's sultry, seductive, and makes a statement that only anti-wallflowers know how to make. We know a thing or two about a good purple lipstick, and we're excited to say that these three are like magic in a canister.

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Raine Fever, $17, Coloured Raine. Liquid lipstick with matte finish.

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Vintage, $20, Anastasia Beverly Hills. Liquid lipstick with semi-matte finish.

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Sugar Plum Fairy, $2, Wet N' Wild. Cream lipstick with satin finish.

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What's your favorite purple? Tag us on Twitter and Instagram with #WhatThatSwatchDo!