Are You A Lipstick Lover? You Have Been Applying It Wrong! See These Common Mistakes Girls Make While Applying Lipstick

Jul 14, 2017 @ 07:10 AM By Damandeep Kaur

From the time when you used to be a little princess, you start using fancy lipsticks as you have seen your mom using amazing lipsticks. You always adore your mother for the lovely lipstick shades, and that was your favorite moment when your mother used to allow you to apply the lipstick.  The vibrant shades of the lipstick not only attract you but also add glamor to your face. For applying lipstick special tips are not required as it is very simple, but before applying lipstick you need to follow some steps so that you can moisturize your lips. A perfect lipstick application needs pre steps and some technique that makes your lipstick long-lasting. Scroll down to explore some lipstick mistakes and know how to fix them. Scroll down to take a look. 

1) You are doing mistake if you are not exfoliating your lips

Dry lipstick finish can make you look unappealing. In order to get smooth and soft lipstick finish, you need to exfoliate your lips before applying lipstick. So how to make your lips ready for lipstick? Daily sugar scrubs your lips before applying lipstick to get rid of dead skin cells.

2) Not Hydrating Your Lips

Dry lips will not let you apply lipstick smoothly, so it is important to keep your lips hydrated so that you can smoothly apply your lipstick. Daily drink 7-8 glasses of water to keep your lips hydrated and always apply primer prior.

3) Always Use Lip Liner

It is important to apply lip liner as will lock your lipstick and it will not bleed. The application of lip liner will give a nice finish to your lips. But do not pick wrong color lip liner; pick lip liner that should match your lipstick shade.

4) Choose Right Shade According to Your Skin Tone

Most of the women pick the lipstick shade according to the trend. For example, nude lipstick shade is in trend, but if it doesn’t suit your skin, then do not pick that shade. Don’t go with the trend; pick the shade which looks good on your face. But before picking the lipstick shade, make sure that the shade is as per your skin tone. Avoid wearing dark shades as they make your lips look thinner.

5) Don’t Apply Dark Lip Liner

Applying a dark shade of lip liner can hide the shade of lipstick and will grab all the attention. This is why it is essential to choose a lip liner that should match your lip shade.


6) Don’t Apply Too Much of Lip Gloss

Do not over apply lip gloss, as it can make your lipstick bleed and look weird. Just dab a bit of lip gloss and apply it on the center and glide it on over lips.

7) Always Check Your Lips after Applying Lipstick

Some women have a habit of biting their lips which can leave a lipstick mark on their lips. After applying lipstick, always remove stains from your lips as it looks ugly.

8) Over Application of Lipstick

Two coats of lipstick are enough for a good finish, if you will apply many coats of lipstick it will make you look weird.

9) Learn How to Make Your Lipstick Long Lasting

Outline your lips with your lipstick then fill in your lipstick, now place a tissue paper on your lips and gently pat it to take off the excess lipstick. Now dip your makeup brush in translucent powder and apply it on your lips.