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A swipe of nude lipstick is an easy way to look like you made some effort. It's a tricky thing, though, because choose a shade that clashes with your skin tone and it can do you dirty, as we've all learned by wearing a nude lip color only to look like an undead version of ourselves. Here, we present tips straight from the pros, in addition to a variety of options based on your skin tone.
You can opt for a colour that almost exactly matches your natural lip — adding just a bit of definition — or have a bit of extra fun with it, going for a nude orange or brown. You can trust our independent reviews. We may earn commission from some of the retailers, but we never allow this to influence selections, which are formed from real-world testing and expert advice.
Finding the perfect nude lipstick for your skin tone is like trying to find your perfect match on a dating app: really freaking difficult. You're constantly swiping, judging, and, more often than not, you're left unsatisfied. And that, TBH, is even better than true love.
When attempting to get J. The key to pulling off the look without losing definition or warmth is finding the right match for your skin and lip tone—too beige shades can wash out a fair complexion, while too pink nudes appear frosty on dark skin. Since colors look vastly different in the tube than they do on your lips, we asked makeup artist Faye Lauren to share her tips for finding the perfect neutral for you.
Finding the perfect nude lipstick is harder than it sounds. Too dark, and you look like you're trying to make brown lipstick happen and not in a cool '90s way. Too light, and you start to resemble the living dead.
Finding a nude lipstick for your skin tone can be a daunting task. Here is how you can find your perfect shade. Go for a colour that is slightly darker and warmer than your natural skin tone.
Pale girls have it rough when it comes to finding a lipstick for fair skin. I know enough women with alabaster, fair and lily-white complexions to know how hard it can be to find lipstick shades. And that whole colour thing sometimes means that you shy away from pigmented lipsticks because they are just way too scary and bold.
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When you have fair or pale skin, applying eye makeup can be a bit more challenging. For one, darker looks like smoky eyes can be too dark if you use the wrong colors, and can leave you looking like a racoon. Also, while lighter colors tend to look better, they can leave you with veins and dark splotches showing through your makeup.