No make up is complete without a lipstick, whether you choose a nude shade for office look or bright red for a party look. Lipstick makes the face attractive, gives a more feminine look. And then comes the most annoying/boring part of it-touch up! Even when you have the lipstick of the best shade from the best brand, most of it just fades away or smudges with a cup of coffee 🙁 Here are few tips to make your lipstick stay longer and make it transfer proof.
Amazing tips to make your lipstick transfer proof
Here are very easy tricks that can make your lipstick stay longer. And the best thing is you don’t need to buy anything extra, or spend on for this. Also save your light colored tops or dresses from stubborn lipstick stains. So, just get ready with your favorite shade and beautiful outfit.
Now this is most amazing trick -using a baby powder. All you have to do is apply a layer of lipstick, then dust on some baby powder or you can also use compact powder on the lips. The powder will make the lipstick dry and it gets properly sealed on the lips.
The lipstick now be transfer proof but it does make the lipstick appear matte! In case you are not a fan of matte look then reapply another layer over it. This will definitely gives a rich intense look.
A Lip Liner
Apply a coat of Lip Liner before applying the lipstick. The texture of Lip Liner is thick and dry and it sticks down on your lips very well. It does not fade away easily or transfers easily. And after a min you can apply lipstick, the lip liner also holds the lipsticks quite for a longer time and thus makes it smudge proof. So, lip liners not only perfectly outlines and shape up the lips but also increases the lip color longevity.
Lip Balm are known to protect the lips from drying and tanning. But here we will use them as lip primer for our lipstick. Apply the lip balm and let it stay for 10 mins before applying lipstick. Lip balm are mostly made with beeswax and fruit essence.
Lip balm forms a thin film on the lips which makes the strong base and then applying the lipstick makes it stay for a longer time. Here you get double benefits of protection of lips and long lasting lip color.
Using a Tissue Paper
This trick is an age old, but totally works! You just have to apply lipstick and the using a clean tissue paper blot your lips. Then reapply a coat or two of the lipstick. Tissue paper absorbs the extra oiliness and moisture and helps the lipstick stick down to the lips. Blot your lips lightly and carefully , don’t just wipe off the lipstick as all we want is that the lipstick to stay longer 😉
Lip primer is a new make up product. This when applied to lips locks the lipstick and makes it last longer. It has also protects the lips from chemicals present in lipstick, prevents drying and chapping of lips. There are wide variety of lip primers available in market. The primer settles down on lips in no time and prevents your lipstick from staining your lovely clothes.
With all these wonderful lipstick hacks, step out without worrying about your lipstick. Hope you find these tricks helpful. If you have any of lipstick tricks, then do share it with us. We would love to hear 🙂
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