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How to get your perfect lip color to last

Posted at 1:50 PM, Mar 07, 2016
and last updated 2016-03-07 15:50:37-05

With Spring approaching quickly, tips to getting the perfect pop of lip color are much needed. Makeup artists Amy Blood and Sami West say there are some great tips to help your lips look fabulous.

To prep, use an at home lip scrub:

Mix cane brown or white sugar with olive oil and a mix of honey in a mason jar to create the perfect lip scrub. Use at home lip scrub about 60 seconds to remove the dead skin you don't want to show and then follow the following steps to create your spring lip color.

Tips for the perfect lip color:

  • Prep lips with at home scrub.
  • Use lip primer.
  • Apply a lip stain first
  • Apply lipstick for a great color that lasts
  • Top it off with a gloss for spring

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