Lipsticks are the best friends of any women. In every woman's purse, you will find at least one or two shades of lipsticks. Lipsticks are one of the easiest to apply kind of cosmetics. There are so many shades and colors of lipsticks available in the market that you can wear daily different look. While applying lipsticks many women like to match the lipstick color with their dress color or nail paint color but there is no need to do so. There are so many shades that even if you decide to wear some other contrast color you will look equally graceful.
While putting the lipstick, you should consider your dress color along with considering what kind of makeup you are using. Your makeup should blend well with the lipstick that you are going to put. In this too you should consider whether you are getting ready for a day event or an evening event or and night event. Depending upon the time of the day, you can decide what kind of lip color and shade will make you look perfect for the event. You will need to consider your natural skin color too. For those whose complexion is dark, going for light colors is the best option. For those who are fair, any kind of lipsticks will suit you the best.
First thing that you will need to consider while lipstick is to check the lipstick shade on your fingertip, as the fingertip is similar in color to your lips. You should buy good quality lipsticks even if they are little more costly. How to apply the lipstick is equally important aspect too. Applying lipstick is not difficult to you must know the correct way of applying the lipstick or else you wont be able to enhance the beauty of your lips. There are two kinds of lipsticks, one with matt finish and other with the glossy finish. But matt finish lipsticks are the long lasting ones while if you will choose glossy lipsticks, then you will need to reapply the lipstick more than often. But matt finish makes the lips look dry. Hence the perfect kind of lipsticks for you will be the demi-matt finish lipsticks, which will last longer and will not make your lips dry.
Applying Dark Color Lipstick
Define the shape of your lips with a lip liner. You should also define your lip area and also apply it on your lips. After this take the lipstick on your fingertip and then apply it on your lips. Doing this will keep the pigment stains of the dark lipstick on your fingertip and your lips will not get these stains. After this apply the lip-gloss as the second coat on your lipstick. Then press a tissue paper on your lips, as this will remove the excess of lipstick form your lips. Applying dark color lipsticks takes more time and hence in case you have plenty of time for getting ready then only apply dark color lipsticks.
Applying Light Color Lipstick
The process of applying the light color lipstick is pretty similar to applying the dark color lipsticks. But you can directly apply the lipstick on your lips instead of taking it first on your fingertips.