Nude lips are smoking hot this season and next (and yes, they were there for the spring 2009 shows too). So, after following our tips on how to get the perfect nude lips, here are some of our favorite lines that will give you the perfect color.
It was a tie for me, but my two fav's are
MAC Lipstick ($16.50)
Great price, perfect color and texture for your lips in a number of finishes, we liked the matte finish. Some suggested colors
Freckletone (neutral yellow toned beige), Pure Rose (pastel pink with white pearl), Myth (peachy beige), Fleshpot (pinky beige), 4N (mid tone creamy brown)
Shu Uemura Rouge Unlimited Beige Collection ($30.00)
For those of you who don't think you can't do nude, please try this line. It blends in with your natural lip color to give you colors you didn't even know were possible, all the while complimenting and give you the perfect natural look. Our suggested shades
906, 907, 918, 904.
Bobbi Brown Shimmering Nude Collection (Creamy Lip Color $16.00)
Creamy lip colors infused with hints of pink and gold. Colors are rich with a soft, creamy shine. Some suggested colors are
Pink Buff (nude pink), Baby (icy nude pink), Pink Sequin (silvery pink nude) and Sunset Nude (shimmering goldish nude), bronzed pink (shimmering bronze with pink)
NARS Lipstick for Fall Collection ($24.00)
Available in three formulas, sheer, satin and semi-matte. Enriched with Vitamin E, to give you softer, smoother lips to help you pull off your nude colors! The fall collection has some great tones, some of our favorites-
Senorita (cherry blossom), Beautiful Liar (spicy coral) and Belle du Jour (brownish beige) and Honolulu Honey (peachy beige)
Laura Mercier's Lip Color-Creme Collection ($22.00):
A unique blend of moisturizing, anti-aging and oxidant ingredients to soothe and soften your lips, cares for your lips with a great range of nude tones. Our suggested shades
Discretion (beige nude creme), cinnamon (warm brown) and tea rose (delicate pink nude)
Urban Decay Lipsticks ($22.00):
Like everything Urban Decay does, the colors are the right on the money and comes in a funky little case, these lipsticks are also infused with Vitamins A,C,E and Hyaluronic Spheres to prevent chapping, fill in those lines and wrinkles and help rejuvenate your smackers, you'll love the way you look. Our suggested shades are
Jailbait (a nude), Pistol (warm beige), Peroxide (a pale pink), Rush (neutral pink), Sellout (warm neutral) and Requiem (a deep neutral for darker skin tones).
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