How To Apply Red Lipstick

Spring has seen many classic trends come to the forefront again, one of them being red lipstick, as seen at the Jason Wu, CĂ©line and Simone Rocha SS17 shows. Some people shy away from trying this iconic statement style, but now with our step-by-step guide, you can get a flawless red lip in a matter of minutes. Whether you choose to follow the runway trend of a bold lip paired with minimal eye makeup, or full Hollywood glamour with a sultry Feline Flick, the red lip is a timeless classic that anyone can pull off!

What you’ll need:

How to apply red lipstick makeup

K.I.S.S.I.N.G lipstick in Love Bite | The Retoucher concealer | Lip Cheat lip liner in Kiss ‘N’ Tell | Lip Lustre lipgloss in Hall of Fame (optional)

4 steps to create the perfect red lip

Step 1: Conceal around the corners of your mouth with The Retoucher concealer to emphasise the colour and make your lipstick last all day.

Step 2: Outline your lips with the Lip Cheat lip liner, going slightly beyond your natural lip line to give the illusion of a fuller pout.

Step 3: Fill in your lips with the K.I.S.S.I.N.G lipstick, applying straight from the bullet.

Step 4: To amp up your look for the evening, gloss over your lips with the Lip Lustre lipgloss in Hall of Fame, for an ultra-glam finish.

How to apply red lipstick

Et voila! Finish off this look with lashings of Full Fat Lashes mascara and pull your hair into a ponytail to recreate effortless Parisian style. J’adore.

Love Team Tilbury xx