Cranky Beauty Pants: American Idol Hopeful Haley Reinhart + Red Lipstick Fail

Someone needs a long-wear lip colour formula...
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Someone needs a long-wear lip colour formula...
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So "American Idol" brought us an amazing makeup moment last night.

Contestant Haley Reinhart sang her heart out to a Whitney Houston tune. Her vocals were meh -- her bright red lipstick was worse. It looked good, but transferred from her lips to the mic to her face. On live TV.

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During the judging, host Ryan Seacrest came out to wipe the lipstick from her face and, in a classic mom move, added a little bit of spit. Let's watch:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eVIFJzmuTUs&feature=mfu_in_order&list=UL

So. In the interests of responsible beauty reporting, here, according to our head beautygeek, are some red lip colour options that stay put: CoverGirl Outlast Lipstain in Scarlet Pucker, Maybelline New York Super Stay 24 Color in Keep Up The Flame and M.A.C Pro Longwear Color in Passion Preserved.

Oooh, let's watch again.