Examples of vintage lipstick shades vary depending on the time period in question - vintage 50s colors were bold reds while the popular colors of the 1970s were shimmery and more neutral; Revlon re-released vintage shades of lipstick in the spring of 2014 and include Jungle Peach, Icy Violet and Fifth Avenue Red. The vintage Revlon shades are from the Super Lustrous line available through local drugstores, makeup stores and online.
Red in varying shades as well as corals and pinks are paramount to creating a vintage face with the addition of lipstick. Some vintage lip colors like Revlon's Cherries in the Snow were produced in the 50s and are still available as of 2015. Julie Hewett Noir lipsticks are also suitable shades for a vintage look.