This is a very common aspect every girl questions herself. True, it does take some guts to wear dark lipstick but it’s always worth it. No matter how comfy you will feel with lighter shades of lips, a darker lip will always make you feel as on top of the world. You can easily match dark lip color with any type of clothing and it’s in the trend all through the year. So let’s take a look at important aspects to consider when choosing dark lip color.

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It is always better than best to give your lips a humble scrub before putting on the makeup. There are various types of lip exfoliants available in the shops and you can easily make one yourself by mixing sugar, olive oil and honey together. It will help your lips stay soft and supple.
Choosing the best color is the most significant as well as the most difficult problem of all. Dark colors go hand in hand with dark skin tones and if you are one of the fair maidens, be aware. The fairer the complexion of skin is more dramatic your lips will look.

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When to apply lipstick is the next big question. A lot of ladies have got used to apply lipstick after applying other beauty products. However, if you are going to go for dark for the first time, it is best to apply it first so you can get rid of it easily if it does not come out right.

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The most essential rule to follow with bold lips is to keep your eye makeup as minimal as possible. If this is ignored, your eyes and lips will compete with each other for attention which will not give a good result.
When trying out dark lipstick, lip liners play a major role as they will keep the lip away from smudging. Although it may seem to be irrelevant, its importance will shine out at the event of a slight smudge. So always line your lips when you’re in for dark lipsticks.

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