10 Lipstick Shades For Blue Skin Tone


10 Lipstick Shades For Blue Skin Tone

Ever come across a lipstick shade that looks oh-so-awesome on your friend yet when you try out the same it doesn’t look good on you? Well it’s probably cause the lipstick colour doesn’t suit your skin undertone. Everyone has undertones that are either yellow or pink. The ones with yellowish undertone are the warmer complexioned people. We Indians generally have yellow undertones. While people with pink or blue undertones are cool complexioned people.

So obviously before you choose a lipstick it’s important that you get to know your skin tone. There are a few tricks to know that. For example, try noticing your vein colour, does it appear blue? Then you belong to the blue under-tone group. Or else you can try by holding silver or gold jewellery against your skin (ignoring your personal preference), if you think silver suits you more then yesss you are a blue toned soul. So now that you know your skin tone let’s look at some of the colours that may suit you.

Folks with blue undertone should always look for shades with blue or purple undertones in them. For those who are fair skinned with cool undertone you can go with soft muted mauves, pinks light mocha or nudes even bold and bright pinks or reds work well on these skin types only thing is that whatever you choose just make sure your lipstick shade has blue or purple tones in it.

The ones who are medium skinned with cool undertones they can go for rosy pinks, pomegranates or cranberries. But just try and avoid nudes cause they have a tendency to give you a washed out look.

And for those who are dark skinned with cool undertones, raisins, wines and ruby reds are the colours you can go for.

Now let us see some of the lipstick shades that go well with blue skin tones.

Milani Color Statement Lipstick 15 Hot Pink Rage

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This is a bright rosy pink matte finish shade with slight blue undertone. Its smooth and creamy but can be a bit drying.

Colorbar Matte Touch Lipstick Sweet Heart 23

The shade is a deep red one with a cool undertone. A lovely classy red shade to flaunt. It’s a purely matte finish with no sheen, however those with dry lips might require a dab of lip balm to wear this lipstick.

Faces Ultime Pro Long Wear Lipstick 02-Temptation

This one’s an awesome shade of maroon and great for people with cool undertones. It has a soft creamy texture and is matte finish one.

MAC Retro Matte Ruby Woo Lipstick

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As defined by Mac it’s a blue based perfect red lipstick in matte finish. However amazingly this gorgeous love red tends to suit almost every skin tone.

MAC Lipstick Honey Love

MAC Lipstick Honey Love

A lovely nude shade for girls with cool undertones. It comes in a sleek black bullet and its soft buttery finish works well on dry lips. A dark bold eye makeup or smoky eyes will go well with this shade.

Deborah Milano Rossetto 24Ore Power Lipstick 05

Deborah Milano Rossetto 24Ore Power Lipstick 05

This is a gorgeous cool toned red lipstick. A perfect shade which you can wear with just winged liner for that classy no maintenance look.

MAC Satin Lipstick Pink Noveau

MAC Satin Lipstick Pink Noveau

Another one from MAC for those looking for shades with cool undertones. This one’s blue based cool toned cute bubble-gum pink shade. And can be worn either as a subtle day wear or for night outs as well.

MAC Frost Lipstick Viva Glam Rihanna

MAC Frost Lipstick Viva Glam Rihanna

Yes yes yes! MAC again. A flattering tomato shade for lovers of red. It’s a blue based shade with tiny pinkish shimmer particles which however doesn’t give a glittery finish.

MAC Pink Plaid Matte Lipstick

MAC Pink Plaid Matte lipstick

This one’s a lovely baby pink shade for those want to look cute in pink.

Loreal Paris Color Riche Moist Matte Lipstick Lincoln Rose


One of the most raved about shades in the range, it is a bright red with hints of pink with a matte finish. So for those wishing to flaunt a seductive red pout, this one’s definitely for you.

Which shade are you planning to buy?

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