Finding your perfect "my lips but better" shade (or MLBB for short!) is key to pulling off natural, fresh-faced looks. Practically made for everyday use, MLBBs enhance the natural color of your lips in the most subtle way. FYI, there are also lots of Filipino-friendly shades to choose from now that nude lippies are big in the local beauty market! But if you're struggling to find your perfect match, here are seven MLBB shades your fave local celebs recommend:
Julia Barretto: Charlotte Tilbury Matte Revolution in Pillow Talk
Charlotte Tilbury's cult-fave Pillow Talk shade takes the top spot in Julia's list of favorite lipsticks. She describes the hue as a natural nude with a touch of pink-perfect for everyday looks!Continue reading below ↓
Charlotte Tilbury Matte Revolution Lipstick in Pillow Talk, P2,350, Available on BeautyMnl
Kelsey Merritt: Charlotte Tilbury K.I.S.S.I.N.G. Lipstick in Stoned Rose
A self-confessed fan of fuss-free makeup products, Kelsey's pick is another lippie from Charlotte Tilbury. She prefers the brand's signature K.I.S.S.I.N.G. lipstick line due to its lustrous finish and buttery formula.Continue reading below ↓Recommended Videos
Charlotte Tilbury K.I.S.S.I.N.G. Lipstick in Stoned Rose, P2,350, Available on TheMakeupStoreMNL
Heaven Peralejo: Bobbi Brown Crushed Lip Color in Babe
After applying a reddish lip tint as her base, Heaven goes in with Bobbi Brown's Crushed Lip Color in Babe to plump up her lips. It's a sheer baby pink that naturally complements sunkissed skin.Continue reading below ↓
Bobbi Brown Crushed Lip Color in Babe, P2,204, Available on Zalora
Angelina Cruz: 3CE Lip Color Matte in Brilliant
According to Angelina, this K-beauty product is the secret behind her stunning ~golden hour~ selfies on Instagram. Her tip: Dab the product lightly onto your lips to keep the color as effortless as possible.Continue reading below ↓
3CE Lip Color Matte in Brilliant, P910, Available on Shopee
Mika Dela Cruz: Pretty Secret French Caramel Nude Lip Crayon
Need a budget-friendly alternative? Mika's go-to MLBB shade is only less than a hundred pesos. It's ultra-pretty, too!
Pretty Secret French Caramel Nude Lip Crayon, P71, Available on LazadaContinue reading below ↓
Chie Filomeno: Sunnies Face Fluffmate in Nudist
When Chie's minimalist passport-friendly look went viral on TikTok, we couldn't wait to get our hands on her warm-toned lippie. As it turns out, it was Sunnies Face's bestselling lipstick formula in the shade Nudist!
Sunnies Face Fluffmate in Nudist, P445, Available on LazadaContinue reading below ↓
Althea Ablan: Diwata Beauty Multi-Purpose Lip Velvet in Kilig
For a soft and juicy pout, Althea swears by this hidden gem from Diwata Beauty. Her chosen shade is a wearable rose that's perfect for any occasion!
Diwata Beauty Multi-Purpose Lip Velvet in Kilig, P199, Available on Shopee