11 Barely There Lipsticks for Just the Right Amount of Tint



I'm about to employ a very overused (yet effective) trope. There are two types of people in this world: those predisposed to wearing bold, bright lipstick and those who prefer subtler shades. If you fall into that latter category, it can be hard to find the right sheer shades—you know, for that coveted your-lips-but-better look.

That's where we come in. We thought we'd share our favorite lip colors that give our pout a subtle wash of barely there color instead of the bold payoff most other formulas provide. We wear these to the office, to brunch, and anywhere else we want to look chic and understated (so basically everywhere). Keep scrolling to see our favorite tinted lip products.