July 29th is National Lipstick Day, a day that pays homage to the little black dress of makeup. With just one swipe you can look polished, sophisticated, full of confidence and have more than your fair share of sex appeal. But, choose wisely…your lipstick can do so much more than add color:
The right lipstick will make your teeth look whiter. Opt for blue-based pinks and reds to brighten your pearly whites. If whiter, brighter teeth are what you’re after you’ll want to avoid coral shades, those with yellow undertones and anything too dark.
Since lips don’t contain melanin, they’re particularly prone to sunburn and the damaging and aging rays of the sun in general. Look for lipstic
How can you not fall in love with Australian import Poppy King—the self made Lipstick Queen! She is one lady who deserves a group “attagirl!” Obsessed with finding the perfect shade of lipstick, she started her company in 1991 when she was only 18 and followed her dream to become one of the biggest beauty brands down under. Poppy’s perseverance has inspired women to wear their lipstick proudly—and she is certainly not shy about developing bold shades with big personality for a woman with confidence.
My first introduction to Lipstick Queen was through the brand’s Oxymoron—a lip and cheek creation in perfect neutral tones. She calls it a lip-cheek rouge, and it is intended to pair w
Stores are draped in red, aisles are stocked with candy, and TVs are airing diamond commercials—yes, Valentine’s Day is nearly here. While you still may be figuring out who to spend the night with, we want to make sure you have one thing settled—how to have kissable, red lips. Red lipstick: some women are intimidated by its boldness, but, boy, can it deliver a punch. Check out this roundup of perfect reds and application tips for the sexiest lips ever. Now, you just need to figure who will receive your smooches.
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The New Lipstick Factor – Guerlain Rouge Automatique Rocks My World!
You know how a new lipstick can lift your spirits and renew your soul…well file this under “why didn’t I think of that?” If it is possible to be madly in love with a lipstick, I am guilty as charged. This luscious hydrating formula has one magnifique advantage – it is truly a one-handed wonder. The golden case has an art deco look with a flip top so you can open and close with one arm tied behind your back or more like one hand wrapped around your Blackberry. I give it an A+ for innovation, packaging design, pigment and texture. The colors are stunning – but you would expect that from Gu