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Byline: Catherine Fitzpatrick
Nov. 29--Martha Clark is looking for the perfect orange.
Lipstick, that is.
With one swift, practiced motion she swipes a streak of Ginger Brandy color across her wrist. Glamour in a tube for a mere $18.50.
For Clark, hunting and foraging for lipsticks is a small indulgence. These days, she has plenty of company.
Nationwide, sales of lipstick are hotter than the firecracker shades women are scooping up.
Across the giant Estee Lauder empire -- which includes Bobbi Brown, Clinique, MAC and Prescriptives -- lipstick sales are zooming. MAC lip products, for instance, are up 12 percent in the last three weeks over the same period a year ago. Laura …