With summer announcing its presence with bright, breezy weather, it’s time to start putting the right items in place to create the perfect aesthetic for the summer. An excellent place to start is with beauty. Here are the best lipstick shades for melanated skin that you can’t go wrong with.

MAC’s Do Not Disturb” Amplified Lipstick

Mac’s “Do Not Disturb” Amplified Lipstick is a sharp and unforgettable color that is well-suited for anyone who loves fun, vibrant colors. The amazing thing about this lipstick shade is that it looks flawless on melanated skin.

 

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Mac’s Retro Matte “Ruby Woo” Lipstick

Mac’s iconic Ruby Woo Lipstick is a must-have for every woman, and it works wonders on richer skin tones. If you don’t own this lipstick already, definitely invest in it. If you don’t want to go for the matte look, you can also buy the Ruby Woo lip glass.

 

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Prima Donna by The Lip Bar

The Lip Bar is a Black-owned company that is vegan and cruelty-free. Their products have amazing quality and are made meticulously. If you love a tinge of rich purple in your lip color, Prima Donna is the perfect lipstick for you. You’re welcome!

 

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The Nude Velvety Matte Lipstick by Juvia’s Place

Who says darker lip colors are only for the cold season? The cocoa shade belongs to the Nude Velvety Matte Lipstick collection and is the perfect shade. This creamy and hydrating is a highly-pigmented color that is comprised of a soft-matte formula.

 

 

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Midnight Truffles Matte Lip Whip by Beauty Bakerie

If you can go bold, why not do it? Beauty Bakerie’s Midnight Truffles Matte Lip Whip is the way to go for a bold, sensual summer look. It is perfect for any outfit and has full coverage and flawless pigmentation. If you want something edgy yet chic and sophisticated, this is the one.

Peach Rose Matte Liquid Lipstick by Coloured Raine

Opt for Coloured Raine’s Peach Rose Matte Liquid Lipstick if you would love to be even more experimental. The peach-colored lip color is part of Coloured Raine’s Botanical Collection. The stunning lip color is mask-proof and long-wearing, so you don’t have to worry about it getting smudged if you have to wear a mask to a specific place. This is definitely one to invest in.

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