There’s nothing quite like the subtlety and sophistication of the perfect nude lip. Not only does it play up your eyes, it makes thin or irregular lips seem plumper. But finding the right shade is no easy feat, and too often “nude” implied a very narrow range of skin colour. Here is a roundup of our top picks.
Cheekbone Beauty Kéyah Nude Lipstick
Kéyah Nude Lipstick, $32
Makeup for Melanin Girls Naked Liquid Lipstick
Naked Liquid Lipstick, $14
Mented Semi-Matte Dark Knight Dark Chocolate Shade
Dark Knight Dark Chocolate Shade, USD $17
Makeup for Melanin Girls Birthday Suit Liquid Lipstick
Birthday Suit Liquid Lipstick, $7
Makeup for Melanin Girls Desnudo Liquid Lipstick
Lipstick Queen Nothing But The Nudes Sweet As...
Sweet As Honey, $32
Too Faced Natural Nudes Lipstick Skinny Dippin’ Honey...
Skinny Dippin' Honey Beige, $29
Too Faced Send Nudes Soft Peachy Nude
Send Nudes Soft Peachy Nude, $29
Shiseido Lacquer Ink Lip Shine 311 Vinyl Nude...
311 Vinyl Nude in Peach, $35
Fenty Stunna Boss Nudes Longwear Fluid Lip Color...
Longwear Fluid Lip Color Trio, $50
Mented Semi-Matte Peach Please
Longwear Fluid Lip Color Trio, USD $17
Cover Girl Exhibitionist Cream Lipstick in 225 Dulce...
225 Dulce De Leche, $8