Remember those crayon boxes in kindergarten? There was only one measly crayon called “flesh” in the whole box, and I’m pretty sure there are more “flesh” colors than that weird orangey-peach. Crayola, I hope you’re reading this!
Nude lipsticks are the same way; one nude lipstick does not fit all. Find one that compliments the undertones in your skin, and never go more than one shade lighter than your natural lip. Mine is Smashbox Matte Lipstick in Latte, and I usually layer it with a lip balm.