2023 Author: Malcolm Clapton | [email protected]. Last modified: 2023-05-22 06:26
We reveal the secrets of lip makeup: how to draw the contour evenly, how to make lips plump like Angelina Jolie, how to turn a regular lipstick into a permanent one. The article is, of course, for girls. But men too, welcome under the cat: it is at least informative.
How to choose lipstick
Contrary to popular belief, lipstick should be in harmony not with a manicure and not with a dress, but primarily with skin tone. By following the fashion, and not the color type, you risk highlighting the flaws. So, "Snow White" should not paint their lips with cold pale pink: this will only accentuate the painful pallor of the skin.
If the lines of your mouth are straight, your lips are symmetrical, the same size, consider yourself lucky. If not, don't be upset. The shape of the lips can be corrected with a contour pencil to match the lipstick.
If you want to visually enlarge the upper (or lower) lip, draw the outline half a millimeter above (or below) the natural line.
To reduce it, you need to apply a tonal foundation to the lips (hide the natural lip line) and draw a contour half a millimeter higher (for the lower lip) or lower (for the upper lip).
Working with a contour pencil is not easy. His hand trembled, and all the work was in vain. But there is a life hack, with the help of which even a girl who is far from makeup can accurately bring her lips.
How to plump lips
Lots of people love sexy, voluminous lips. But not many are given them by nature. Use a few tricks to fix the situation.
Apply in the center of the lips with a light shimmer or white pencil, as shown in the pictures, and cover the lips with a transparent gloss.
After applying lipstick, highlight the line with concealer. This will make your smile more expressive and your lips will appear larger visually.
To keep the lipstick for a long time …
Even an inexpensive, lightly pigmented lipstick can be worn all day long. To do this, apply the first layer, then apply a thin paper towel to your lips, dust your lips with loose powder and apply a second layer of lipstick.
Marilyn Monroe is credited with the phrase that two things should be beautiful in a girl: eyes and lips. With a look, she can fall in love, and with her lips she can prove that she loves. Take on board the described life hacks - fall in love with men and love yourself!;)