You need these viral TikTok sheer lipsticks in your life

Welcome to TikTok's latest makeup obsession: Sheer lipstick. If you're *so* into the no-makeup makeup look these days, then you def need to add a sheer lipstick to your beauty collection. Finding the perf shade for Y-O-U can be the key to that "your-lips-but-better" look, and a more bold color can totally liven up a face of makeup while still maintaining a natural effortlessness. Convinced? Here are four sheer lipsticks that need to be in your makeup bag ASAP!

Clinique Almost Lipstick

Ulta, $20

This cult classic product gained even more popularity on TikTok a few months ago, and we can totally see why. Clinique's Almost Lipstick in the shade Black Honey is a unique sheer raisin color with a soft-shine finish—and the best part is that it's flattering on *all* skin tones! So many people swear by Black Honey because of its light, moisturizing texture and ability to go with any makeup look, so we wouldn't be surprised if it becomes your new obsession.

e.l.f. Sheer Slick Lipstick

e.l.f., $5

This e.l.f. lipstick in the shade Black Cherry is a popular dupe for the Clinique Black Honey. Though it's not an exact color match, the e.l.f. Sheer Slick is 15 bucks cheaper (!) and has a similar shiny, hydrating finish. And with eight gorgeous shades in total, you can totally play around with different colors and find your fave.

Burt's Bees Tinted Lip Balm

Burt's Bees, $4.99

Just want a ~hint~ of color but full moisture? This Burt's Bees Tinted Lip Balm belongs in your on-the-go bag! With eight different wearable colors, this lip balm is made with all-natural ingredients like shea butter to nourish your lips while giving them a hint of color. It's perfect to quickly apply with a bare face and a swipe of mascara on your lashes.

Glossier Generation G

Glossier, $18

While our other sheer lipstick recs have slightly glossy finishes, this Glossier product has a super unique matte texture to give the look of just-blotted lipstick. The sheer pigment of Glossier's Generation G adapts to your natural lip color to give the perf "your-lips-but-better" shade. Play around with the six different shades if you're more of a matte lip kind of gal—you won't regret it!

Obsessed with lip products? Check out these posts for more:
💄 How to find the right red lipstick for you
💄 From lipsticks to liners, here's how to perfectly plump up your pout
💄 5 lip-care hacks every girl needs this winter

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by Jinny Kim | 4/10/2022