Learning the ins and outs of how to apply lipgloss isn't hard at all! Lipgloss is by far one of my favorite makeup products out there. I love the shine, the sheen and the overall look of lipgloss! Keep in mind though that lipgloss is not lipstick, so learning how to apply lipgloss is important! So ladies, take a look at the top 8 ways on how to apply lipgloss easily and quickly!
1. Over Lipstick
Did you know that you can actually put lipgloss over lipstick? What this does is not only enhance your lipstick but it also creates an awesome sheen and shine! So ladies, take your favorite shade of lipstick and pair it with your favorite shade of lipgloss!
2. Apply Chapstick
Chapped lips aren't lips that look the greatest in lipstick or lipgloss, so ladies, make sure that your smackers are smooth and fresh! Applying a thin coat of chapstick on your lips before you apply your lipgloss is a great way to keep your lips looking perfect! This is one of the first how to apply lipgloss tricks that I learned!
3. Put in the Middle of Your Lips
You know how with lipstick you are supposed to swipe from left to right? Well, one of the coolest tricks on how to apply lipgloss is by placing a dot of lipgloss in the middle of your lips and spreading it out from there. What that does is ensure that you are applying an even coat throughout your lips!
4. Keep the Layer Thin
One of the biggest mistakes that a lot of women make whenever they are learning how to apply lipgloss is by applying a lot of lipgloss to make their lips seem fuller. Ladies, you just have to apply a thin layer of the gloss to make your lips sheen and shine!
5. Add Shine to Lipstick
This actually goes hand-in-hand with applying your lipgloss over your lipstick, however, you can actually use a clear lipgloss for this one. If you're looking to just add a small sheen and shine to your lipstick, just slick on some of the clear gloss and I promise that your lips will stand out!
6. Avoid Applying Too Much
Remember when I said that the layer needs to be thin? This applies for every time you apply more lipgloss throughout the day. When I was first learning how to apply lipgloss, I actually had take a step back because I applying so much lipgloss throughout the day! So, remember to keep it light, even when you're applying throughout the day!
7. Lip Plumper
So, I have a problem – I have thin lips. I'm not quite willing to go through botox, so what I've found that works is lip plumping lipgloss! Just remember, put a dot in the middle of your lips and spread it out from there – it'll make your lips look way fuller and better!
8. Shimmer or No Shimmer
Finally ladies, when you are learning how to apply lipgloss, you want to make sure that you are thinking about shimmer or no shimmer. Do you want your lips to shine and sheen? Or are you looking for just some chapstick that'll keep your lips moist?
There are tons of different tips and tricks on how to apply lipgloss, you just have to find the ones that work for you! So ladies, what are some of the other tips on how to apply lipgloss do you have to share? Did I miss any of 'em?
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