You can line your lips before or after you apply your lipstick. It really depends on your lip type, thin, full or somewhere in between. Lick your lips before you take a sip from a glass to avoid lipstick getting on the glass. After applying lipstick, take your index finger and pop it into your mouth, then pull it out, the excess lipstick will come off on your finger
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Ombre lips (Tip: Prime your lips first and/or dab a bit of concealer over them for more pigmented color) Steps: Line your lips, place your lighter color lipstick in the middle of top and bottom lips, press your lips together to spread color evenly, and fill in surrounding light color with darker lipstick or the liner you used. Press lips together again and you are done. For added shine dab a touch of clear lipgloss in the middle of your lips and pat them together.