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16 Best Options To Feed Our Obsession With Pink Lipsticks

Find the right pink hue for you.

Did you know Singaporeans prefer pink lipsticks to nude colours? A beauty advisor shared this little tidbit with us. Of course, the shade you pick would depend on your skin tone and the rest of your makeup look. But whether you like MLBB (that’s ‘my lips but better’ for the uninitiated) pinks or bright, fuchsia shades, we’ve rounded up some of the best matte pink lipsticks to try.

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This article first appeared in Cleo Singapore.


Charlotte Tilbury Hot Lips Matte Revolution Lipstick In Secret Salma, $50, Sephora
Finding a pink for medium skin tones can sometimes be challenging, but this deep rose plum, which was inspired by actress Salma Hayek, is perfect for medium and deep skin tones. Dior Rouge Dior Ultra Care In Rose, $52, Sephora
If you love matte lipsticks but hate how they dry out your lips this is perfect for you. It’s got a blend of camellia and sweet almond oils along with shea butter to keep lips hydrated, soft and kissable. And the formula is long-wearing too. MAC Cosmetics Powder Kiss Lipstick In Sexy, But Sweet, $33, Sephora
This lipstick is exactly what its name says. Estee Lauder Pure Color Envy Sculpting Lipstick In Crystal Baby, $52, Sephora
Everyone needs a pink coral lipstick that is ideal for no-makeup makeup days and this is it. Pat McGrath Labs Matte Trance Lipstick In Extravaganza, $41.30, Sephora
This long-wearing matte lipstick is ideal on days you want to make a statement with your lipstick. NARS Velvet Matte Lip Pencil In Dolce Vita, $38, Sephora
If you’re looking for an MLBB shade, definitely give this one a try. Matte Chic Lip Lacquer, $19.90, Etude House
This goes on smoothly to give a matte finish that will last you all day. Velour Liquid Lipstick In Calabasas, $24.89, Jeffree Star Cosmetics
We gotta admit, you gotta be a bit careful when selecting your shade from this range. Some of the darker colours can get a bit patchy upon application, but this shade goes on like a dream and looks 10/10. Joli Rouge Velvet Lipstick In 755V Litchi, $40, Clarins
This versatile dusty rose shade can complete any look, whether you’re going for smoky eyes or eyeshadows in summer hues. Bobbi Brown Crushed Lip Color In Crush, $42, Sephora
A swipe is all it takes to get the perfect pout because this lipstick is THAT pigmented! KVD Vegan Beauty Everlasting Liquid Lipstick In Lovecraft, $29, Sephora
This cult favourite can go a long way, but we have to caution that it’s a bit drying, so be sure to moisturise your lips before you apply it! LANEIGE Layering Lip Bar In No. 18 Fierce Fuchsia (Matte), $31.20, Sephora
Forget two-tone lip colours. This one has six shades of pink layered into one bar to give your lips a voluminous finish. Moonshot Cream Paint Lightfit In Love Drunk, $24, Sephora
Want lips that look like the Blackpink members’? Use this liquid lipstick that’s endorsed by them. NYX Professional Makeup Soft Matte Lip Cream In Istanbul, $16, Shopee
Like its name, the formula is creamy, making it easy to apply. If you’re looking to touch up your lipstick, we suggest removing the initial coat so it doesn’t go on clumpy. Revlon Ultra HD Matte Lipcolor 600 Devotion, $21.90, Watsons
This drugstore lippy is actually pretty impressive because despite the matte finish, it’s quite moisturising. Chanel Rouge Allure Ink Fusion In 808 Vibrant Pink, $52, Chanel
We see Chanel, we buy. Kidding. But Chanel’s lippies are worth the investment because they glide on your lips and actually stay.