Here’s the right way dark skinned gals wear nude lipstick.
Is it just me or are most nude lipsticks not meant for darker skin tones? On darker skin tones, nude lipsticks come out looking ashy, dry and straight up unattractive. So what’s a girl to do if she wants to sport a nude look?
The first step is to ditch nude lipsticks entirely and look for brown shades that color match your skin’s natural tone. Sounds easy, right? Well, we’re about to make it even easier with these “nude” lipsticks that are perfect for our dark skinned beauty lovers.
10 Nude Lipsticks For Dark Skinned Gals
In The Buff by Black Opal is a beauty blogger favorite.
Untainted Spice is such a pretty color and will give you the natural, nude look you’re going for.
Unlike Untainted Spice, which has pink undertones, Touchable Taupe is a neutral shade of brown that would look great with smokey eyes.
Among The Fireflies is a soft mauve color that makes for a perfect day-to-night l
While this is darker than your typical “nude” lipstick, this makes for a perfect nighttime look for dark skinned gals.
I love the shimmer pigments in this lipstick! It’s such a rich and pretty color.
I am obsessed with this lip color! It sits well with my skin tone, which is olive, and would look great on Latinas or African American beauties.
This is a beautiful shimmery pigment that works as a highlighter, blush, eyeshadow, or lipstick. Malibu is the deepest color and would be great for darker skin tones.
When it comes to nude lipsticks for darker skin tones, it’s time to throw everything we know about “nude” out the window. The best nude lipsticks are those that closely match your skin tone. We’ve found that lipsticks with the name “Java” or “Cocoa” or anything taupe in them tend to be darker brown shades that closely match darker skin tones.
Happy hunting and let us know which nude lipstick is your HG in the Comments section below!