The beauty industry has come a long way when it comes to nude lipsticks. A single pale pink hue is no longer the only option (phew), and the entire spectrum of skintones is now often considered. That being said, finding your shade is still a tricky business, so we’ve created an edit of the very best nude lipsticks to help you find your perfect match.
Call off the search, your new fave nude is probably on this list. Take your pick.
UOMA Beauty Badass Icon Matte Lipstick
For a lightweight yet highly pigmented formula that drenches your lips in moisture, you’ll love the UOMA Beauty Badass Icon Matte Lipsticks. Eartha is a sandy beige nude shade that complements all complexions, offering maximum colour payoff in one stroke. Talk about handbag essential.
Doll Beauty Lipsticks
Doll Beauty Lipsticks = your lips, but better. Perfect for those no-makeup makeup looks, these long-lasting lipsticks come in eight nude shades, so finding your match has never been easier. Each shade flatters all skintones, but for a more neutral vibe try C’est Le Vie on dark skintones, Get Lippy on olive skin and FOMO on paler complexions. Bonus points for the cute packaging and longevity. It’s acceptable to get one in every shade, right?
Linda Hallberg Fantastick Multi-Use Lipstick SPF15
Nude shades, hydrating formula and sun protection? Sign us up. Linda Hallberg’s Fantastick Multi-Use Lipstick does it all, doubling up as a cream blush as well. Add Goldstone and Pink Opal to your wishlist if you’ve got pale skin or try Famous if your skintone is darker.
OFRA The Nudes Set
What’s better than one nude? Three nudes. OFRA’s The Nudes Set is a trio of liquid lipsticks that can be used individually to create an understated lip look for every occasion. The precise applicator is ideal for defining the lips for a fuller finish. Natural never looked better.
Jeffree Star Mini Velour Liquid Lipstick Nudes Volume One
Obviously Jeffree Star’s Mini Velour Liquid Lipstick Nudes set made it into our edit. This collection of eight bestselling nudes flatters all skintones and features Jeffree Star’s iconic formula, drying to a comfortable matte finish. They’re also cocktail and pizza-proof and refusing the budge all day (and night) long. Hellooo happy hour.
Dose Of Colors Satin Lipstick
Every once in a while, you meet a lipstick that turns out to be a total game-changer. Dose Of Colors Satin Lipstick in Butterscotch is that lipstick. This semi-matte nude glides over the lips, leaving your pout soft, smooth and coated in neutral colour that complements olive skintones especially. This is the everyday essential you’ll keep coming back to. Oh, and it’s vegan – perfect.