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7 Matte Lipsticks to Give Your Lips a Velvety Finish ...

By Madison

If you love the matte lipsticks trend, you’ve gotta try out these 7 lipsticks. Matte lipsticks give your pout a velvety appearance. If you’re not into shiny, glossy lipstick, or simply want to give something new a try, matte lipsticks are the way to go.

1 Melt Cosmetics Lipsticks

Melt Cosmetics LipsticksWhen it comes to matte lipsticks, no one does it quite like Melt Cosmetics. Melt is a cosmetics company that solely sells matte lipsticks. The lipstick featured is Belladonna, but they have 11 other colors as well. This is a great company to get matte lipsticks if you are up to trying some new shades. Colors in their collection include grey, blue, green, and orange. They have more common shades as well, such as pink, red, and coral. If you are looking for a real ultra-matte lipstick, visit and get to shopping!

2 Lime Crime – Velvetines

Lime Crime – VelvetinesLime Crime’s Velvetines are so popular, they can barely keep them in stock. These lipsticks go on as a liquid and dry matte. Currently, there are three colors in the collection: red, pink, and coral. However, Lime Crime is about to release their “Gothatines” collection, which includes three more matte shades: brown, black, and burgundy. Head on over to to shop Velvetines.

3 Lipstick Queen – Velvet Rope

Lipstick Queen – Velvet RopeIf you are looking for a truly luxurious matte lipstick, give Lipstick Queen’s Velvet Rope collection a try. Although these lipsticks are rather expensive, they are worth it. These colors were inspired by the golden years of Hollywood and evoke class and elegance. Lipstick Queen has packed these lipsticks full of vitamins and moisturizers, so even though they are matte, they will leave your lips feeling silky. There are 5 shades in the collection: Entourage (pictured), Private Party (pink), Brat Pack (red), Star System (nude), and Black Tie (deep red). Shop the collection at

4 Kevyn Aucoin – ‘the Matte’ Lip Color

Kevyn Aucoin – ‘the Matte’ Lip Color‘The Matte’ Lip Color collection by Kevyn Aucoin is formulated to fight aging all while being smudge proof. There are 12 colors in the collection, Timeless is the shade pictured, and each of them are full of pigment for an easily application. These lipsticks will leave your lips velvety smooth all night long. You can shop the collection at

5 Nars – Pure Matte Lipstick

Nars – Pure Matte LipstickYou won’t feel like you are wearing a matte lipstick with Nars Pure Matte Lipsticks. They feel hydrating even though they have a matte finish. There are 14 shades in the collection, ranging from nudes, to pinks, to reds (with Volga being the pictured color above). Get these matte lipsticks at

6 Marc Jacobs Beauty – Lovemarc Matte Lip Gel

Marc Jacobs Beauty – Lovemarc Matte Lip GelThe Lovemarc Matte Lip Gels are formulated with Marc’s signature formula that makes the lipstick feel like gel. This means application is easy and has a non-sticky feeling once applied. There are 5 colors in the collection: Gossip (pictured), Shout (coral), Scandal (red), Pout (nude), and Flirt (peach). These lipsticks are amazing, but hurry and shop them at because this line is limited edition.

7 Tarte – LipSurgence Matte Lip Tint

Tarte – LipSurgence Matte Lip TintTarte’s LipSurgence Matte Lip Tints are a staple in my makeup bag. These lipsticks are incredibly moisturizing and look fabulous when applied. What’s best is that these lip tints are formulated without harsh chemicals. Each LipSurgence Lip Tint is infused with peppermint that leaves a slight tingle on your lips and also works as a natural fragrance for the lipstick. There are 6 shades in this collection and Hope is the one pictured above. Visit to get a tube today.

Each of these matte lipsticks will leave your lips feeling moisturized even though they look like velvet. If you are wanting to try out the matte lip trend, these lipsticks are the way to go. What’s your favorite matte lipstick? Tell us about it in the comments.

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