If you’re looking for a lipstick to wear to college every day, you may want to settle for a shade that’s subtle and not too loud. The kind that gives a light tint to your lips and keeps them feeling moisturised, supple, and smooth throughout the day. To help you pick the perfect shade, we’ve compiled a list of 15 everyday lipstick shades to wear to college. Get ready to pucker up and pout for the camera, girls!
Bobbi Brown Pale Peach Creamy Matte Lip Colour
You want to make a good impression before even uttering a single word? Well, that’s easy! Just apply this lipstick and let it make a beauty statement for you! In just one stroke, you’ll have the kind of lips every girl on campus would die for! Care to try?
Clinique Chubby Stick Moisturising Lip Colour - Tickle Me Pink
Don’t you think this shade is adorable AF? Well, ladies, it happens to excel in quality as well! We chose a pretty pink shade for you because we think it’s chic and feminine. Lucky for you, these come in a variety of shades. However, we think this one’s the best!
SUGAR Smudge Me Not Liquid Lipstick - 04 Plum Yum
We suggested this lipstick because it’s long lasting and smudgeproof. Packed with vitamin E, it does a fabulous job at nourishing your lips and providing excellent coverage to your pretty pout. Did you know that it’s also dermatologically tested and is 100% safe for your skin? Yep, it’s pretty cool that way.
Lakme Absolute Grape Hint Lip Creme
Please take a minute to admire this gorgeous lip shade. Enriched with a highly pigmented formula, your lips are bound to feel as soft as a cushion. It also gives your lips a nice sheen and keeps them hydrated and nourished on the driest of days.
L.A Girl Ooh La La! Flat Velvet Matte Lipstick
For a girl who likes to keep things minimal and basic, this nude lipstick is the bomb! Apart from keeping your lips moisturised, it also gives them a soft and warm feel. Wherever you go, you’re bound to draw attention in the classiest way possible.
Lotus Herbals Make-Up Ecostay Lotus Pink Long Lasting Lip Colour 422
It’s a darker tone of pink, but once applied, it’ll make you feel like you made the best decision ever! It contains SPF 20 and over a period of time, it brightens dull lips as well. If that ain’t convincing enough, you must know that it is a vegetarian product and has hydrating properties.
Deborah Il Rossetto Natural Brown Lipstick 800
It’s a pastel brown tint and looks simply amazing on your lips. Not only does it highlight your features, this matte lipstick’s packaging is sleek and beautiful. Perfect to wear during class presentations and college festivals.
Clinique Wink Pop Lacquer Lip Colour + Primer
Need a break from shades of red and pink? We think you’d like this one then. The natural mauve tint suits almost any lip colour and makes your pout noticeable and fabulous. We have to warn you though, once you start using this lipstick, you’ll get hooked onto it for life!
Deborah Rossetto Milano Coral Lace Lipstick 10
This lipstick smells delicious and we’re in love with its vibrant coral tint! The packaging is compact and the product has a thick pigment. The texture is creamy and this chic shade will make your lips look oh-so-kissable.
Faces Ultime Pro Matte Lip Crayon - Wrapped Up
This shade is soft and works perfectly for the cute, quiet girl. The best part is that you get them in a variety of shades and they’re all waterproof, paraben free and long lasting. Giving your lips a delicate velvet finish, this amazing lip crayon is bound to make heads turn.
L’Oreal Paris Star Collection Pure Amaranthe Lipstick CSR3
On days when you feel meh and moody, this lipstick will make you feel instantly attractive! Plus, with stunning packaging like that, it’s impossible to not buy this baby! Sure it’s a bit of a splurge, but not if you look at it as a beauty investment! *Wink*
Colorbar Lip Dragging Rust Take Me As I Am Lip Colour
If you want to add some drama to your outfit, this pretty shade will make that happen! The lip crayon is matte and stays on for long hours. The creamy lipstick is easy to apply and delivers perfection.
Natio Light Pink Enchant Lip Colour
No matter what you eat or drink at the canteen, this lipstick will never come off your lips. All you’ve got to do is apply a coat of this shade, wait for 2 minutes till it dries, and apply a lip balm over it. The balm helps keep your lips soft, smooth and hydrated.
Lakme 9 to 5 Primer+Matte Ruby Rush Lipstick MR20
A pretty pink lipstick is a must-have makeup product for every college girl. This one in particular is a nice bubblegum pink and has a lovely matte texture to it. Did we mention that it is super long lasting too? We bet it would stay on all through those long, boring lectures. *yawn*
Revlon Super Lustrous Creme Mad About Mauve Lipstick 304
A shade that’s not too bright nor too subtle - this one is a beauty! If you have a dusky complexion, the colour will not only compliment your skintone, but also enhance the natural shade of your lips as well! You’ve got to try it to believe it.