We’re all in search of the perfect “nude” or “neutral” lipstick. Thankfully, people are catching on to the fact that when it comes to nude lip colors, one color doesn’t suit all. We come in every shade, from super pale, to deep and dark, and our lipstick shade options should cater to that. We searched far and wide for a variety of neutral lippies that you’ll want to buy — like ahora —check them out!
Fenty Beauty Stunna Lip Paint in Unveil
Rihanna saw the need for a large variety of makeup colors for all skin tones, and she has consistently delivered. Unveil is a rich, chocolately brown lip paint that looks good on all skin tones. It leaves lip with a soft matte finish and stays put for 12 hours.
Fenty Beauty Stunna Lip Paint in Unveil, $24, Available at Fentybeauty.com
MAC Lipstick in Velvet Teddy
MAC is known for making several covetable neutral lipsticks that look good on everyone regardless of complexion. One of their biggest stars is Velvet Teddy, a deep-tone beige.
MAC Lipstick in Velvet Teddy, $19, Available at Maccosmetics.com
Flesh Fleshy Lips Lipstick in Gorge
According to Ulta, “Flesh Fleshy Lips lipsticks are like the best version of your natural lips – easy and real.” Gorge is just that— a gorgeous sheer warm brown nude, perfect for women with darker skin tones.
Flesh Fleshy Lips Lipstick in Gorge, $18, Available at Ulta.com
Melt Cosmetics Lipstick in Nood
Another neutral classic is Nood by Melt Cosmetics. It’s a peachy nude that looks fab on a variety of skin tones.
Melt Cosmetics Lipstick in Nood, $19, Available at Meltcosmetics.com
Urban Decay Vice Lipstick Comfort Matte in 1993
This 1993 lipstick is just that–a totally ’90s matte medium brown lipstick. Since all things 1990s are back in style, Urban Decay has provided us with one of the makeup items we can use with nostalgic abandon!
Urban Decay Vice Lipstick Comfort Matte in 1993, $18, Available at Ulta.com
ColourPop Cosmetics Lux Lipstick in Uno Mas
You’ve gotta love a neutral lipstick with a Spanish name. ColourPop’s Uno Mas is a warm peachy pink color in a creamy finish.
ColourPop Cosmetics Lux Lipstick in Uno Mas, $7, Available at Colourpop.com
Tom Ford Lipstick in Abandon
Tom Ford lipsticks are pure luxury. Abandon is a high-shine peachy beige which works well on medium and olive skin tones. Jennifer Lopez is said to wear this a lot on the red carpet.
Tom Ford Lipstick in Abandon, $54, Available at Tomford.com
Too Faced Natural Nudes Lipstick in SendNudes
On the lighter end of the spectrum of neutrals, we have Send Nudes by Too Faced. It’s a light peachy beige, with a creamy finish that looks great on fair and medium complexions.
Too Faced Natural Nudes Lipstick in SendNudes, $22, Available at Toofaced.com
Vive Cosmetics ¡Qué Matte! Enduring Liquid Lipstick in Morenita
We are all for a lipstick called Morenita (a shout out both to the fabulous morenas and La Virgen de Guadalupe). The Vive Cosmetics lipstick is a warm chocolate shade, in an ultra-matte and highly-pigmented finish perfect for brown-skinned girls.
Vive Cosmetics ¡Qué Matte! Enduring Liquid Lipstick in Morenita, $19, Available at Vivecosmetics.com
Dose of Colors Liquid Matte Lipstick in Chocolate Wasted
Dose of Colors’ Chocolate Wasted is a rich, dark brown, a perfect nude for dark skin, and also a great dark lip color for a variety of skin tones. It applies creamy but dries to matte.
Dose of Colors Liquid Matte Lipstick in Chocolate Wasted, $18, Available at Doseofcolors.com
Bougiee Cosmetics in Ice Cream
Ice Cream, by Bougiee Cosmetics, is a pale nude lipstick that works for lighter complexions. The icy cool duo chrome pink shade has a hi-gloss texture.
Bougiee Cosmetics Lipstick in Ice Cream, $39, Available at Bougieecosmetics.com