If you have fair skin, finding the right lipstick can be tricky. You want something that's bold enough to stand out but not so bright as to be overbearing. Here are some of the best choices on the market today.
Love how moisturizing this lipstick is... honestly my lips feel better than when I use a lip balm. Also, the shade is really the perfect nude for my fair skin tone. ...I’m blonde and have fair skin. I absolutely love this color because it enhances my natural lip color without making them too bold!
What it is: A lightweight, high-shine, intensely pigmented lip formula.
- Lightweight Silica Powders: Provide all-day shine.
- Esters and Polymers: Provide easy, glossy application.
- Polyethylene Wax: Provides a lightweight, conditioned feel.
What Else You Need to Know: This innovative lip formula combines the easy application of a lipstick, the gleam of a gloss, and the rich emollient of a balm. Featuring lightweight silica powders, the combination of esters and polymers ensure even, glossy application, while polyethylene wax gives a lightweight, conditioned feel.
Size: 0.11 oz/ 3.2 g·ITEM: 2427235
Color: 127 Rouge Studio - pink red
I could see how if you were wanting more color, you might not like this shade, but if you're looking for something that just enhances your natural lip color, try it!...Luxurious creamy lip!...Chanel coco shine and Dior lip addict. Both Chanel and Dior dried my lips and cracked into the dry parts.
What it is: A medium-coverage, hydrating lipstick with a high-shine, balm-like texture that conditions and moisturizes the lips.
- Nourishing Oils: Infused with six natural oils to hydrate for balm-like comfort and smoothness.
- Antioxidant Pomegranate Extract and Macadamia Butter: Protects, soothes, and conditions.
Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens and phthalates.
What Else You Need to Know: This hydrating lipstick balm is infused with 65 percent oils, antioxidant pomegranate extract, and macadamia butter to soothe, soften, and moisturize your lips, while leaving a brilliant, high-shine finish.
Size: 0.84 oz/ 24.9 mL·ITEM: 2465094
Color: Jam Sesh - deep berry
The color is very vibrant on very fair skin, I barely need anything. ...I was a little nervous about the color as someone who’s pretty fair but had seen insta posts of models with several different skin tones looking great, so I decided to give it a try.
What it is: A super smooth liquid cream blush with a buildable formula that blends and dries down beautifully for a natural flush of color across any skin tone.
Ingredient Callouts: This product is vegan, gluten-free, and cruelty-free.
What Else You Need to Know: Cheekslime Lip and Cheek Tint with Plant Collagen is an ultra-pigmented multi-use blush that can be worn comfortably on lips and cheeks. This super smooth formula blends effortlessly into the skin and dries down beautifully for a natural all-day flush of color. Lightweight, longwearing and clean.
Love this lip color and formula — feels like basically nothing on the lips and adds a beautiful wash of color. ...Overall I'm super pleased, it doesn't dry out my lips or set off my migraines, and the warm fresh peach and poppy are super flattering on my fair, freckled skin.
What it is: A transfer-proof, semi-matte lip tint made with 95 percent natural-origin ingredients and infused with cherry oil for up to 24 hours of hydration.
Formulation Type: Lip Stain
- Cherry Oil: Hydrates lips.
Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, sulfates SLS & SLES, triclocarban, triclosan, and contains less than one percent synthetic fragrance. It is also gluten-free.
What Else You Need to Know: Formulated to fuse with your lips, Dior Addict Lip Tint provides up to 12 hours of transfer-proof wear with a barely there
Size: 0.5 oz / 15 mL·ITEM: 2511202
Color: Nu Chills - soft plum
Great color...I like that this product serves as both a blush and lip color. I received the dark color, so it was a bit too dark for my cheeks, as I am relatively fair skinned. ...It’s such a gorgeous color on my fair skin and I’ve been searching for a cool red lip balm for ages.
What it is: A creamy, tinted, two-in-one lip balm and cheek blush that blends seamlessly for a natural-looking flush of hydrating color that feels lightweight on skin.
Formulation Type: Lip Balm & Treatment
- Hyaluronic Acid: Known for hydrating and glowing properties.
- Orange Blossom: Known for visibly calming and hydrating properties.
- Shea Butter: Known for emollient, moisturizing, and nourishing properties.
Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens.
What Else You Need to Know: This ultra-blendable, balmy tint glides on effortlessly to naturally stain your lips and cheeks while providing hydration and comfort. It is enriched with light color p
Size: 0.0811 oz / 2.3 g·ITEM: 2669992
Color: Bare Raspberry - a rosy tint
Sheer color and some moisture...Very sheer wash of peachy color - on me, if I try to build it up more on my natural lips (light/fair skin with medium pink lips), it reads as more “my lips but darker pink”. ...This is the most comfortable lip formula!! Leaves a gorgeous kiss of color but doesn’t dry my lips out or leave my lips feeling tight (which means I don’t have to add lip balm or oil on top or under the lip stain that eventually fades away).
What it is: A tinted lip balm infused with botanical oils—including olive, jojoba, and avocado—that enhances lips with hydration and sheer color.
Formulation Type: Lip Gloss, Lip Balm & Treatment
Benefits: Hydrating, Long-wearing, Plumping
- Jojoba Oil: Conditions, rebalances, and revitalizes.
- Avocado Oil: Nourishes and comforts.
- Olive Oil: Conditions and softens.
What Else You Need to Know: This tint’s plumping peptide technology creates a plumped-up look for up to 24 hours, while reducing the look of fine, dry lip lines for a soft, smooth look and feel. It enhances all lip tones with a flattering hint of colored tint.
Size: 0.14 oz / 4 g·ITEM: 2686350
Color: High Cut - warm rosy pink
Lovely lipstick that leaves my lips soft with natural, long lasting color. Rosewater is a perfect barely-there color with my fair skin. ...The color is very pigmented and really pops out on my lips (fair skin).
What it is: A clean, comfy lipstick packed with super nourishing botanical butters for satiny smooth, creamy, weightless color.
Formulation Type: Lipstick
- Mango Butter: Visibly smooths fine lines.
- Cocoa Butter: Soothes and softens.
- Rosehip Oil: Is rich in antioxidants.
Ingredient Callouts: This product is gluten-free and cruelty-free.
What Else You Need to Know: A creamy, weightless lipstick like no other. Nourishing blend of 3 butters + 6 botanical oils helps support the delicate lip area. Inspired by the layers + depth of real
Size: 0.1 oz/ 2.8 g·ITEM: 1897339
Color: Saint - light fuschia with matte finish
It lasts and the color is really natural on my fair skin and rosy colored lips. ...It goes on very smooth. This is my first nude lip pencil that is dry on the lips but doesn't make my lips dry out which I really like.
What it is:
A three-in-one lip stain, lip color, and lip liner that glides on high-performance, intense color in must-have, rich nude shades.
These touch-and-go makeup sticks create bold nude lip looks with kiss-proof color that lasts up to nine hours. The formula lasts like a tattoo, while the lightweight pigments allow it to glide on like a liquid lipstick with the precision of a pencil. The non-drying, waterproof formula applies smoothly and will not budge or feather. Its intense pigment load provides maximum, smooth coverage to take any lip look from the office to the runway.
What it is formulated WITHOUT:
Fashion Fair Lip Colors...I look forward to more color choices....Love the color...I always loved Fashion Fair lipsticks. They are smooth, colorful, and bold colors.
What it is: A lipstick with richly pigmented hues—from vibrant nudes to fierce reds and berries—that pop on darker skin tones, enveloping lips in decadent, head-turning color.
Formulation Type: Lipstick
- Sunflower Seed Oil: Helps to replenish, strengthen, and soothe dry lips.
- Rosemary Leaf Extract: Nourishing antioxidant that is known for to soothe irritation.
Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, sulfates SLS & SLES, triclocarban, triclosan, and contains less than one percent synthetic fragrance. It is also vegan and cruelty-Free
Size: 0.11 oz / 3.3 g·ITEM: 2600955
Color: Buttercream - warm apricot nude
I'm very fair and this nude doesn't wash me out. it also is moisturizing and has good staying power for something that isn't matte. ...The color looks delicious and lasts a long time....They have wonderful colors and it feels very smooth on.
What it is: A fully loaded, nude cocoa color designed to be universally flattering, delivering insane payoff and a bold, buttery texture.
Formulation Type: Lipstick
Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens. It is also cruelty-free.
What Else You Need to Know: Ditch those basic, boring nudes and indulge in this ultra-decadent, chocolate-scented, rich, and creamy lipstick. These fully loaded, medium-to-full coverage nudes were designed to be flattering on all skin tones while delivering insane payoff in a buttery texture.