National Lipstick Day: Best Colors For Melanated Skin

Matte, satin, or gloss, these shades will make you a lipstick boss!

It's National Lipstick Day!

Embrace your glowing, melanated skin with colors that compliment it, leaning into your skin's undertones for that perfect lacquered look.

Use this day to celebrate all the shades you can pull easily pull off and find ones that you might not have even considered. Bronzed and brown skin makes for a bold and beautiful lip. However, to help you select the best options is understanding your undertones which are typically, warm, cool or neutral.

To figure out what your specific undertone your veins can help. Look at your forearm; if your veins are greenish, your tones lean towards the warm side. If they are blue or purplish, then you have cooler undertones. And if you notice a mix of both, you have neutral undertones.

Also, if you look better in gold jewelry, then you most likely have warm undertones. If silver lights you up, then cool tones, and if you can rock silver or gold, your skin is more inclined towards neutral undertones.

Here are just some of the best shades for melanated skin.

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