You might love your fire engine red lipstick when you’re heading out for a night on the town, but what about on lazy Sunday afternoons? What do you wear when your want to showcase your natural beauty and not worry so much about covering voluptuous pout in color?

Nude shaded lipsticks continue to grow in popularity as more women show off their lips in these hues on the runways and the red carpet. Here are some tips on how to wear these hues flawlessly.

1. Know your skintone.
The color of your skin will help you choose the right lipstick shade of barely there lipstick, according to For example, fair skinned ladies may do better with a peachy tone, while dark-toned women may look best in a bold neutral such as espresso. Keep trying until you get it right!

2. Brighten your face.
To highlight your natural beauty and complement your nude colored lips, use a shimmery blush or bronzer on the apples of your cheeks.

3. Play with your eyes.
If you’re going neutral on other areas of your face, you have the prime opportunity to play with color on your eyes in the form of eyeshadow and mascara.

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Shayna Murphy is a beauty blogger from Amherst, Massachusetts, who can trace her love of beauty products back to the one afternoon when she convinced her grandmother to buy her lime green nail polish. She enjoys cooking (Indian-style dishes are a specialty!), is a bit of a history buff and collects antique milk vases. Shayna reports on the latest makeup, skincare and fashion trends and will try to convince you on a regular basis that yes, you really should wear sunscreen daily. My favorite beauty product is... - Anything containing sea salt. It's probably the most amazing exfoliant I've ever used and it leaves my skin feeling fresh and smoother than ever. Can't leave the house without my... - Lip gloss. The rest of the day can be a total bust, but if I have a great gloss on I feel like at least I've done one thing right! I would describe my style as... - Definitely au naturale. While I love exploring new shades of eyeshadow and liner on special occasions, for me the most important part of any beauty regimen is keeping my skin clear and blemish-free.


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