The No. 1 Fall Makeup Trend -- And How to Pull It Off
Is gloss your go-to? Not sure you can pull off the bold new lip trends for fall? Let this be your guide
Step No. 2: Prep your poutThe first step to having flawless lip color is creating a smooth base. Follow these tips to get flake-free lips:
Once a week: Exfoliate your lips with a lip exfoliator like h.wood.beauty h.wood.lips Lip Tea Scrub, $20. Or you can make your own scrub at home. Mix a tablespoon of virgin olive oil with a pinch of brown sugar and lightly rub the mixture over your lips to remove any flakes.
Right before lip color application: Apply a lip balm and let it absorb for a couple of minutes. Then blot it off so that the lipstick doesn't slip off.
Now that your lips are prepped, let's look at the hot new lip colors for fall.
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