- Line Your Lips. Use a lip liner one shade lighter than your lipstick, and apply it to the outside edge of your lips.
- Brush on the Lipstick. Apply your lipstick with a brush, but don’t sweep it on from left to right. Instead, brush it on in short vertical strokes beginning with the lip-lined edge and moving the brush to the back of the lip.
- Blot. Blot your lips with a tissue to absorb extra color.
- Repeat. That’s right do steps 2 to 3 again because a second layer of lipstick helps color last.
To deemphasize lines and acquire extra full lips,