Beauty Makeup Shades That Work For Everyone By InStyle Editors InStyle Editors Facebook Instagram Twitter Our editors and writers comprise decades of expertise across the beauty, fashion, lifestyle and wellness spaces in print and digital. We prioritize journalistic integrity, factual accuracy, and also having fun with every story we share. InStyle's editorial guidelines Updated on February 27, 2015 @ 11:32AM Pin Share Tweet Email Trending Videos Photo: Time Inc. Digital Studio Makeup Shades That Work For Everyone 01 of 22 Wet N Wild Lip Lacquer Time Inc. Digital Studio Great worn alone if you have fair skin or as a light-reflecting topcoat if you have darker skin. Either way this shimmery melon lip color is a steal. Fling, $3; walgreens.com. 02 of 22 Lancôme L'Absolu Rouge Time Inc. Digital Studio Sophisticated and creamy, this warm beige-pink is the perfect nude for fair to medium skin tones. Rich Cashmere, $29; saks.com. 03 of 22 NARS Lipstick Time Inc. Digital Studio A staple shade in almost every makeup artist's kit, this barely there hue looks amazing-and surprisingly natural-on every skin tone. Dolce Vita, $24; narscosmetics.com. 04 of 22 Maybelline Color Lipstick Courtesy Photo The color is very similar to Nars's Dolce Vita, but it's a little less sheer and a bit more pink. Warm Me Up, $8; drugstore.com. 05 of 22 Sonia Kashuk Luxury Lip Color Time Inc. Digital Studio Hovering between pink and orange, this warm neutral is a great everyday color that's best for fair to medium skin tones. Nectar, $9; target.com. 06 of 22 Clarins Rouge Prodige Lipstick Time Inc. Digital Studio A vibrant tangerine that looks gorgeous on anyone with even a hint of warmth in her skin. Sunset, $24; clarins.com. 07 of 22 L'Oréal Colour Riche Lipcolour Time Inc. Digital Studio As the name implies, its red is true: Not too warm and not too cool. True Red, $9; cvs.com. 08 of 22 Chanel Rouge Allure Time Inc. Digital Studio Another works-on-everyone red, this stunning crimson is packed with pigment. Audace, $32; chanel.com. 09 of 22 L'Oréal Colour Riche Lipcolour Time Inc. Digital Studio Fair skin? Dab it on lightly for a natural stain. On dark skin, it looks neutral, even straight from the tube. Spice, $9; cvs.com. 10 of 22 Bobbi Brown Lip Color Time Inc. Digital Studio Warm and sheer, this creamy chestnut is the makeup pro's go-to hue for dark skin. Chocolate, $22; bobbibrown.com. 11 of 22 CoverGirl Cheekers Blush Time Inc. Digital Studio A shimmering peach—and the closest shade to NARS's legendarily flattering Orgasm that we could find at the drugstore. Rose Silk, $5; cvs.com. 12 of 22 Chanel Joues Contraste Powder Blush Time Inc. Digital Studio A pop of pink with a subtle sparkle. Pink Explosion, $43; chanel.com. 13 of 22 Redpoint Airbrush Effects Blushwhip Time Inc. Digital Studio This milky rose-especially flattering on fairer complexions-makes you look like you've been running through the fields of Ireland. Vida, $14; redpointbeauty.com. 14 of 22 Stila Custom Color Blush Time Inc. Digital Studio Don't let the bold color deceive you. This punchy pink adjusts to your skin so it doesn't look quite so bright. FYI: A little goes a long way-be sure to tap your brush before you apply it. $20; sephora.com. 15 of 22 MAC Powder Blush Time Inc. Digital Studio No wonder pros reach for this reddish-pink shade when working with dark-skinned celebrities: It shows up nicely, providing a gorgeous glow without a gray cast. Raizin, $19; maccosmetics.com. 16 of 22 NARS Orgasm Illuminator Time Inc. Digital Studio A new liquid version of the company's best-selling color, which imparts a warm, peachy glow. $29; narscosmetics.com. 17 of 22 Dior 5-Color Palette Time Inc. Digital Studio More forgiving than black, silver takes the tough edge off a smoky eye. Smoky Design, $58; sephora.com. 18 of 22 L'Oreal HIP Duo Shadow Time Inc. Digital Studio Two shades that are amazing on all, in one shimmery duo. Wicked, $8; drugstore.com 19 of 22 Estee Lauder Pure Color Eye Shadow Time Inc. Digital Studio Perfect for gilded lids. Sizzling Copper, $20; esteelauder.com. 20 of 22 NARS Duo Eye Shadow in Surabaya Time Inc. Digital Studio Makeup artists swear by this palette of sparkly, warm browns. Surabaya, $32; narscosmetics.com. 21 of 22 MAC Eye Shadow Time Inc. Digital Studio Golden taupe with a hint of purple: Gorg! Satin Taupe, $15; maccosmetics.com. 22 of 22 YSL 5-Colour Harmony Time Inc. Digital Studio A glittering melange of earth-toned shadows. Sahara, $56; yslbeautyus.com.