Brands that make good matte lipsticks include Elizabeth Arden, MAC, Maybelline, Marc Jacobs Beauty and NARS, according to StyleCaster.com. The matte lipsticks these companies produce are celebrated for not drying out lips.
Elizabeth Arden's Beautiful Color Moisturizing Matte Lipsticks offer long-lasting color and feel like a lip balm, as they are very moisturizing. MAC makes matte lipsticks in hundreds of hues, with Russian Red being their most popular matte lipstick. Maybelline's Creamy Matte Lipstick comes in a variety of colors and has a smooth, creamy feel. Marc Jacobs Beauty makes a chubby matte lipstick called the Kiss Pop Lipstick, which is available in a range of colors including soft, bold and bright shades. NARS' Velvet Matte Lip Pencil is a combination of lipstick and lip liner. It has a large, crayon-like design and is available in a variety of colors.