Lipstick is a colored cosmetic applied to the lips from a small solid stick. It has been manufactured to be used mostly by ladies as a beauty makeup. It is of many colors differentiating from each other. It always sticks on the lips after it has been applied.
Ingredients and benefits of lipsticks
Most of the ingredients that are used to manufacture lipsticks come from non-harmful chemical substances. Some of these chemicals are;
- Retinly Palmitate
- Tocopheryl Acetate
Lipsticks have also benefits apart from just being used for beauty. These benefits are;
Beauty– Lipsticks always makes a person to look more beautiful. All colors of lipsticks can be applied depending on how you want your look to appear.
Heals– People who have dry and rough lips can use lipsticks because it contains some pigments that improves the condition of the skin thus making it to be soft and smooth.
Act as a moisturizer– Lipsticks have been manufactured with ingredients that have purpose of maintaining the natural state of the lips. They have moisturizing additives.
Offer protection– The skin that is on our lips is different from the rest of our skins since it lacks melanin. Melanin is a substance in our skin that protects us from sun damage. Lipsticks offer protection from the sun’s rays.
How to apply lipsticks
Apply a lip balm- Apply a nourishing lip balm to make your lips soft and healthy looking before applying the lipstick.
Apply a base or concealer shade- For lipsticks to stick on to your lips for long you must apply a base where it can hang on.
Use a lip liner- this always helps to define the natural line and shape of your lips. Use a lip liner that matches your lips color.. Draw dashes first along the lip line before drawing completely.
Apply lipstick- Apply the lipstick starting from the center and move outward to the corner. After finishing you can use a definition.