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Secret Is Out! Applying Lipstick Properly To Make Your Lips Look Plumper

Date December 19, 2018 16:37

What would seem difficult in applying your favorite lipstick? However, beautiful makeup is similar to a hard-to-master artform. We have already discussed how to do your eyes properly to look as dashing as possible. Today, we want to offer you a quick guide on applying your lipstick to make the lips look plump and seductive, while preserving the natural appearance!

Secret Is Out! Applying Lipstick Properly To Make Your Lips Look PlumperRebecca Shores / YouTube

First and foremost, remember – drawing a contour that goes beyond the lip lines is incorrect. This is an old-fashioned tip that no longer looks stylish and modern. Moreover, when you slowly “eat” your lipstick, the unnatural contour creates the image of the spoiled lip line.

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Secret Is Out! Applying Lipstick Properly To Make Your Lips Look PlumperRebecca Shores / YouTube

Also, keep in mind that you should do your lips last. In case you start with them, and then, for example, use the powder or blush, you risk spoiling your lipstick and will have to reapply it.

It is also important not to forget to moisturize your lips. You can use any balm and wait for 15-20 minutes before applying the makeup.

Secret Is Out! Applying Lipstick Properly To Make Your Lips Look PlumperRebecca Shores / YouTube

If you use liquid lipstick, it would be beneficial to use a transparent pencil first to provide the lips with a white tint. It will help to determine a clear line of your lips. After that, you may use a color pencil.

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Secret Is Out! Applying Lipstick Properly To Make Your Lips Look PlumperRebecca Shores / YouTube

Use the pencil that will match the shade of your lipstick or a tone darker. Don’t use a lighter one! Draw an “X” on the hollows of the upper lip. Then, draw a line from the corner of the lip to the hollows.

Secret Is Out! Applying Lipstick Properly To Make Your Lips Look PlumperRebecca Shores / YouTube

Now, underline the center line of the lower lip. This should be a neat little dash. Lead it to the side from the center to the corners. After that, draw the top line. It is important to draw a beautiful and smooth line to the corners of the mouth. It allows you to make the lips look plumper. 

Now, when the contour is ready, use lipstick and feel free to finish off your perfect lips!

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