Common Lipstick Mistakes You Didn’t Know You Were Making

How wonderful would the world be if we didn’t have to worry about our smudgy lip colours and constant reapplication?! The correct way of applying a lipstick can make it look brighter and make it stay for longer. But did you know that there are certain lipstick mistakes that almost every girl is guilty of making? Here are a few stunning lipsticks you can buy online, tricks and ways to get that perfect pout and the biggest smile – every time.

No Priming

A lip primer lets you have a smooth surface for your lipstick making it look super neat, and keeps your lips throughly hydrated. This is one product worth buying!

Prep + Lip Prime ⋅ MAC

Not Starting From The Centre

To avoid having any smudgy situations, one should always start applying lipstick from the centre of the lips, slowly and carefully covering the corners.

Red Lipstick ⋅ Colorbar

Not Checking Your Teeth

Nobody really wants lipstick stains on their teeth and to avoid this embarrassing situation, you can simply put your index finger into your mouth , pout and remove it carefully. The excess should come off on your hands and save you from this disaster. OR you can also try out this fabulous quick dry lip colour, it won’t disappoint you.

Lip Paint ⋅ L'oreal

Not Applying Lip Balm

It’s extremely important to keep your lips moisturised and nourished. Make it a point to apply lip balm 5 minutes prior to your lip colour. The little time gap is essential to avoid greasiness. 

Lip Balm ⋅ Forest Essentials

Not Using A Lip Liner

To achieve those well defined lips, you need to get your hands on an amazing lip liner. It creates a boundary for the lips and your colour stays intact.

Lip Liner ⋅ L'oreal

Not Setting Your Lip Colour 

Setting your lipstick after you apply it will make it last much longer. All you need to do it hold a thin tissue over your lips and dab some translucent powder using a blusher blush. Yes, it’s as simple as that.

L.A Girl ⋅ HD Pro Setting Powder ⋅ SHOP NOW