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Luscious Lips

Sometimes there is nothing better than a great set of pouty lips. But no matter how you want to show them off, there are always tricks to make them not only look beautiful but kissable as well.
  1. Lip Balm, Lip Stains and Multi-Taskers (9)
  2. Lip Gloss (19)
  3. Lipstick (2)

Quick Tip - The Ease of Using a Lip Stain
A lip stain pen may seem scary at first but they are actually very easy to use and will give your lips a beautiful and natural color for hours.

10 Must-Have Carmine Free Lipsticks and Lip Glosses
If you have ever read the ingredients list on your favorite red lipstick or lip gloss then you are fully aware that many companies use a lot of "unnatural" ingredients. One of those ingredients is called Carmine, and actually comes from beetles. Believe it or not some people may also be allergic to Carmine. This is why we came up with a list of 10 must-haves.

Review of Pin-Up Cosmetics
Pin-Up Cosmetics was created in 2007 by makeup artist Aprill Lacey. The fairly new makeup line offers a variety of fun and interestingly packaged products, while also giving you the chance to buy certain vegan items as well. Pin-Up cosmetics has won over a few celebrities, so I put it to the test to see how the everyday woman could live with it or without it.

Hollywood Red Lips
An Image Gallery of Hollywood Red Lip Ideas

Top 10 Red Lipstick Splurges and Steals
Nothing is more feminine than a great set of red lips. The one great thing about the timeless shade of red lipstick is that there are always options in price for every budget. So get ready for fall and winter by finding a great red lipstick or two.

Quick Tips: Picking a Red Lipstick
Picking out the right undertone of red lipstick doesn't have to be rocket science. For the most part there are no real rules, but there are some suggestions to follow depending on your skin and hair tone. In the end you should always go with what you're comfortable with, and what makes you feel gorgeous.

How to Apply Red Lipstick
Nothing is more feminine than a great set of red lips. No matter what your age, skin tone, or face shape, there is a perfect red lipstick color for everyone. The hard part is finding the perfect shade for you, but applying it perfectly is a cake walk. So pick your favorite red lipstick and get ready to prep and apply.

Review of the Aveda Uruku Collection
Aveda has been partnered with the Yawanawa people of the Brazilian Amazon since 1993. For the anniversary celebration they are re-launching their Uruku collection, including some new additions. Current colors are available and new products and added shades will be available August 10, 2008.

You -VS- The Makeup Counter (Round One)
Approaching a makeup counter in the mall can be intimidating and sometimes scary at times, especially if you are unsure of yourself or your skin isn't exactly perfect. As an ex-makeup artist and makeup counter cosmetics-slinger, I am going to tell you how to approach them, what to ask, what to look for, and how to feel more comfortable while doing it.

Review of Mineral Fusion Summer 2008 Collection
Summer makeup colors are all around us, and Mineral Fusion recently launched their summer collection into the mix. I recently contacted Glo Professional, the main company for Mineral Fusion, and requested samples of their summer collection. When the samples arrived I was very pleased to see that they were definite shades for summer.

Review of Clinique Superbalm Moisturizing Gloss
Clinique has come out with four new Limited Edition shades to compliment their Summer 2008 Collection, and they are a definite must-have to help restore moisture to your lips.

Quick and Easy at-Home Lip Stain
Lip Stain keeps popping up in beauty news. There are currently several to choose from, but it's not a well-used product yet. Well give it time, because lip stain will soon be the new lip gloss. If you want to experience the benefits of lip stain before buying one, I have a great at-home lip stain you can try, and it will only cost a couple of bucks.

Review of L'Oreal Infallible Never Fail Lipgloss
The Infallible collection from L'Oreal Paris is known for its fabulous staying power, so how did their new Infallible Never Fail Lipgloss stand up?

Top 10 Lip Gloss Splurges and Deals
Lip gloss is a staple for everyone's makeup collection. Some are sticky, some are creamy, and some have a bad taste; so how do you know which ones to choose? Well, no matter what kind of texture, color, or taste there is a great gloss for all budgets. Check out the best glosses that range anywhere in price rom $1 to $38.

Larger Lips for a Smaller Face
Have you ever thought that your makeup technique may make your face look fat? Check out how to make your lips work for you.

Revlon Wins Best Inexpensive Lipstick
According to In Style Magazine, Revlon has the best inexpensive lipstick on the market.

Who Makes the Best Lipstick? Chanel, of Course
In Style Magazine has crowned Chanel Rouge Allure as the best lipstick in the industry, and I agree completely.

Red Lips for All Ages
No matter what your age, there is a red suitable for your lips.

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