Red lipsticks: get your pout mistletoe perfect
  
Preparing your pout
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Preparing your pout


Before you chose your favourite shade of red lipstick, it's worth preparing your lips so they are in the best condition possible - making them a better base.

Rimmel's official make up artist Kirstin Piggott says there are a few easy steps to prepare your pout; 

"To ensure a smooth, even and perfect application when wearing a red lipstick, buff and balm the lips before applying any colour. You can use a lip scrub or a toothbrush to remove any dry flakes of skin."
 
"You can even use your foundation to lightly base your mouth, helping to secure your lip colour better".

Left:

Clinique superbalm lip treatment
RRP: £10
Clinique

Philosophy Kiss Me lip exfoliator
RRP: £11.35
Available from QVC UK

Rimmel Stay Matte pressed powder foundation
RRP: £3.99
Available from
Boots



2010/11/22
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