Lip Care

10 Best Lipsticks For Brown Skin

best lipsticks for brown skins

Hey gorgeous brown beauties! You do not need to look any further as we have got you covered. In this article, we would be discussing the shades that perfectly complement brown skin tone so that you can embrace your divine skin color and wow the world. You can explore different shades of color here, ranging from lightest to darkest. So let’s get started and discover your version of the best lipsticks for brown skin!

best lipsticks for brown skin

We all know that makeup does not have a “one fits all” type of result as everyone’s complexion and their beauty needs are quite different.

Brown skin is considered gorgeous, beautiful, and glamorous and its beauty can be further enhanced by wearing complementing lip color. Finding the right lipstick shade that suits you can be quite a tough task as a lip-color can make or break the overall look. When it comes to women of color, they often shy away from wearing certain lipstick shades as they fear it might look ashy or clownish with their skin tone.

Maybelline New York Color Sensational Made for All Lipstick-Plum For Me

Maybelline New York Color Sensational

Ever wonder why Maybelline claims about this one that it is made for all? Because they have tested it on 50 diverse skin tones and made this range using specially selected pigments. So here is the reason that you can never go wrong with any of the perfectly formulated shades of this range. This unique characteristic of Maybelline New York Color Sensational Made for All Lipstick also makes it one of the best lipsticks for brown skin and the one we recommend you to give a try is Plum For Me.

Maybelline New York


Unique colors
Highly pigmented

Milani Color Statement Lipstick – Rose Femme

Milani Color Statement Lipstick

Milani Color Statement Lipstick comes in a wide range of 40 shades. But the shade we suggest you give a try is Rose Femme as this amazing shade will put all your worries aside because it would blend straight away with your tone. It is cruelty-free beauty i.e. never tested on animals. Its formula includes nourishing vitamins A and C.


Nourishes and hydrates

Maybelline New York Color Sensational Creamy Matte Lip Color – Blissful Berry

Maybelline New York Color Sensational Creamy Matte

When it comes to people of color, Maybelline Color Sensational is something we cannot get tired of and it can be counted as one of the best lipsticks for brown skin. What makes the particular shade Blissful Berry special is that it complements dusky skin and pops even more. Its texture is creamy which settles into a non-drying matte making it great for everyday wear. Also, it offers long-lasting coverage.

Maybelline New York Color Sensational Creamy


Highly pigmented
Long-lasting lip coverage
Non-Drying matte

L’Oréal Paris Color Riche Collection Exclusive Lipstick – Jennifer’s Nude

Loreal Paris Color Riche Collection

It is widely accepted that the universal nude shades across the beauty products industry don’t take skin tone into consideration. L’Oréal Paris got it just right with this particular range of Color Riche Collection Exclusive Lipsticks. If you are a fan of nudes and a brown beauty too, then Jennifer’s Nude is a must-try.


 Creamy satin color in nude that is perfectly formulated
Highly pigmented

Nyx Professional Makeup Soft Matte Lip Cream in Seoul

Nyx Professional Makeup Soft Matte

If you are a fun loving and adventurous brownie and don’t like regular shades, than try this fuchsia lip by Nyx. As the name says that it is a soft cream type matte formula which dries perfectly even across the lips giving them the wildest look.


Precise applicator brush
High Pigmentation
Long lasting

L’Oréal Paris Color Riche Plump and Shine Lipstick – Mulberry Plump

Loreal Paris Color Riche Plump

If you are on a vacation and tired of putting on those mattes, then break the chain with this glossy L’Oréal Paris Color Riche Plump and Shine Lipstick in Mulberry Plump shade. This lipstick is a super duper combo of pigment of a lipstick with the shine of a subtle gloss, sweet, isn’t it?


Fruity smell

Covergirl Exhibitionist Lipstick Demi-Matte – Infamous 455

Covergirl Exhibitionist Lipstick

Next on our list of 10 Best Lipsticks For Brown Skin is this absolute stunner by Covergirl. Covergirl Exhibitionist Lipstick Demi-Matte comes in metallic type finish which can give you a very trendy and sophisticated look all at once. It is infused with Shea butter and give a lightweight feel to the lips. It can be a great choice for your evening parties or some fancy occasion.


Metallic type finish

Revlon Matte Balm – Striking

Revlon Matte Balm

Talking about lipsticks and forget the red color? Not possible. Red is a universal favorite that looks equally enticing and seductive on brown skin tones as it does on others. This Revlon Matte Balm in shade Striking is a unique shade of red worth trying if you are a red lover.


Matte finish with balm-like moisture
Fruity taste smell and taste

Wet n Wild Megalast Liquid Catsuit Lipstick – Give Me Mocha

Wet n Wild Megalast Liquid Catsuit Lipstick

If you are stuck in a never-ending rotation of berry and nude lipsticks than give this Wet n Wild Megalast Liquid Catsuit Lipstick’s Give Me Mocha a try which is brownish type shade suiting pairing perfectly with a brown skin tone. It glides on very smoothly and sets to a matte finish.


Gorgeous matte texture
Highly pigmented

Lakme 9 to 5 Primer & Matte Lip Color – Cherry Chic

Lakme 9 to 5 Primer

It looks great on dusky to dark skin tone and instantly brightens up your entire look.

This particular Lakme 9 to 5 range offers a flawless base which evens out your lips for smooth application. The highly-pigmented lipstick has a rich and intense color payoff. Its fine matte finish can last up to 12 hours.

Matte Lip Color


Combines primer and lip color
Comfortable to wear
Matte finish

We hope that this article has helped you to find your version of the best lipsticks for brown skin. Choose any one and unleash the inner brown princess that you are to surprise the world. Blog-Ox.