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Universally Flattering Lipstick Shades

We all have different skin tones and choosing a lipstick to flatter every skin tone is somewhat of a difficult task. A shade which looks equally good on all the complexions without looking washed out is hard to come across. Listed below are some of the best lipstick shades which will suit almost everyone.

1. Mac Lipstick in See Sheer


It’s a coral shade with pink undertones and looks good on both pale and dark complexion. It has just the right amount of coral and instantly brightens up the face. It’s almost a transparent grapefruit pink shade and is on the warmer side.

2. Revlon Colorburst Lip Butter in Pink Truffle


The name “pink truffle” is a bit misleading as it is a brownish shade. It’s a subtle and sheer pinkish brown shade and will flatter almost every skin tone.

3. Maybelline Color Sensational Lipcolor in Ruby Star

Maybelline Color Sensational Lipcolor in Ruby Star

This is a beautiful and bright pinkish red shade. The shade is not very bold and instantly brightens up the complexion. It looks more like a plum red and has sparkles which do not look over the top and has a girly and youthful touch to it.

4. MAC Lipstick in Ruby Woo


This is almost a cult shade and flatters almost everyone. This is a classic bold red shade and has blue undertones which looks good on almost every skin tone. It instantly brightens up every complexion be it pale, medium or dusky skin. Mac’s Riri Woo is also similar to this shade and can be worn by anybody.

5. Clinique Long Last Lipstick in Runway Coral


It is pinkish coral shade and would suit most skin tones. It is well pigmented and does not highlight the fines lines.

6. Chanel Rouge Allure in Passion


It’s a neutral red shade which almost anyone can pull off. Its very pigmented and has a creamy finish. It has a smooth texture and is very hydrating,

7. Elizabeth Arden Lipstick in Neoclassical Coral


This shade has warm red undertones and looks equally good on pale and darker skin tones. It imparts a glow to the wearer’s face and looks chic and sophisticated without being too subtle.

8. Bobbi Brown Lip Color in Nude


It’s a very subtle brown shade with pink undertones and works for almost every skin tone. It’s one of those classic colors with which you can’t go wrong. It’s the perfect nude shade for every complexion and doesn’t make you look washed out.

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