The latest trend for smackers this year has been the no-commitment lip colour. Not only is it easy to maintain, it’s also appropriate to wear during the day while you’re at work, or at night for dinner and drinks.
Step 1 – Buff away dead skin with a gentle polish. Lush has one that tastes sweet and fresh – you’ll really have to stop yourself from eating it off your lips. Try Lush Mint Julips Lip Scrub, $11.95
The latest trend for smackers this year has been the no-commitment lip colour.
Step 2 – Drink lots of water all day, everyday. It may sound like a boring thing to do, but it’s important to up your hydration levels from the inside out. Nothing shows dehydration like dry, flaky skin.
Step 3 – Pick a lippie.
For Light Skintones
Bobbie Brown has an excellent range of lip tints. Go for a natural option loaded with organic avocado and cocoa butter, which will soften lips immediately. Try 100% Pure Vegan Lip Glaze in Vixen, $34.95
For Medium Skintones
You can’t go wrong with a bestselling brand and formula – this one gives you just a touch of colour without being over the top. Our top pick is the shade Coming Up Rosy – it gives you just enough coverage to look ‘done’ without being over the top. Try Clinique Chubby Stick Baby Tint Moisturising Lip Colour Balm in Coming Up Rosy, $45
For Dark Skintones
We’re all peachy-keen about Summer! Warm up your day with a coral lippie. Try Jane Iredale Just Kissed Lip and Cheek Stain in Forever Peach, $58