The right nude lipstick for your skin tone

Picking the right nude lipstick for your skin tone may not be the easiest task. You want to ensure that the shade doesn’t make you look too washed out or isn’t too light for your skin tone. A simple rule to remember while picking up nude lip colour is to correlate the shade with your skin tone, if you have lighter skin, opt for lighter nudes and darker the skin, the nude should be darker as well. Here are some of our picks for every skin tone:


Fair skin - Heirloom Peach Liquid Matte Lipstick and Liner
Look for neutral shades with undertones of peach or pink to avoid looking washed out. A hint of colour in the lipstick with accentuate your natural lip colour.

Opt for cool-toned nude shades in soft matte finish. Play with ombre trend to give a multidimensional effect to your lips.

Peachy tan hues look stunning on medium and olive skin tone. A sheer formula blends seamlessly with your natural lip color for an undetectable finish.

Dark skin - Flash Lip Paint Trio Raw Footage
Look out for warm, chocolate undertones to complement your complexion. Berry-browns look stunning on dark skin as well.

Deep skin
Pick pigmented shades with golden-brown hues to enhance the natural warmth of the skin.