Gently scrub your lips with a damp toothbrush to exfoliate before applying lipstick.
Want your lips to look plumper? Dab clear gloss in the middle of your bottom lip.
Turn any lipstick into a lipstain with this technique: apply one coat of color, dab it off with a tissue, and repeat until you’ve built up to your desired color.
Moisturize your lips with face lotion. Unlike chapstick, it really soaks in and wards off dryness.
Searching for the perfect pink? Squeeze your fingertip and look for a lipstick that matches the pink hue of your skin.
For color that lasts and lasts, buy a lip liner in the same shade as your lipstick, and layer them.
Think of your lips as a barometer of your overall hydration. If your lips are chapped, you need to drink some water, stat!