What made Kim Kardashian so rich and famous? Her lips. Angelina Jolie, Priyanka Chopra, Christina Hendricks; they too are known for their amazing lips too. Lip care is an enormously vital part of health and beauty routines all celebrities give extra attention to their lips. Get your lips looking silky, smooth, hydrated and plump using these easy tips and tricks!
Removing Lipstick Is A Must!!
Always remove lipstick before you sleep. You can wipe it off using a makeup remover or wipes. You can also wash it off with an Aloe Vera based face wash and pat dry. You need to be gentle when removing make up from your lips, the skin on your lips is very sensitive and gets irritated easily.
Exfoliation For Softest Lips!
Exfoliate your lips weekly. Exfoliating will give you soft and supple lips by removing all the dead skin. Organic lip scrubs are easily available in stores. You can also make them at home. Add one teaspoon of coffee beans and sugar in a tablespoon of coconut oil, mix well and use as a lip scrub. Another DIY lip scrub can be made by using a teaspoon of lemon juice and a teaspoon of sugar; mix and use to scrub your lips clean. You need to exfoliate the top and bottom lip, rub the scrub in circulate motions for 3-6 minutes to exfoliate and increase blood circulation. After scrubbing, wash, pat it dry and moisturize it. Exfoliation removes dead skin and dirt, leaving your lips bright and pink.
Lip Care AND Moisturizer Are Synonym!
Keep your lips moisturized. Drink at least 12-16 glasses of water daily, to keep your skin from drying up. Apply lip balm before you sleep at night and after you brush your teeth in the morning. Even before you apply lipstick or any other product on your lips, apply a hydrating lip balm first, let it get absorbed into your skin and then apply the product. Sunflower, aloe vera or almond oil based lip balms have the best moisturizing effect.
Get Rid Of This Nervous Habit!
Don’t lick your lips too much, saliva has acidic properties and this damages your lips gravely and leaves them super dry. Dry lips bleed and cause great discomfort. Avoid licking and picking your lips at all costs.
The Miracle Mask!!
At least once a month, apply this homemade mask to your lips.
- Aloe Vera ½ teaspoon
- Gelatin 1/2 teaspoon
- Warm water ½ teaspoon
- Coffee ½ teaspoon
- Sugar ½ teaspoon
- Olive oil 5 drops
Mix all the ingredients and apply on your lips as a mask. Leave it on for 20 minutes. During this time, don’t talk or eat anything. Once dried, you can peel it off. Apply lip balm or coconut oil after you peel it off. This mask will leave your lips feeling smooth, relieve any inflammation or burning, and provide your lips with essential vitamins.
Whether you want a Mona Lisa smile or a Kardashian pout, you need to take good care of your lips with these lip care tips. Enjoy smooth, silky, pink kissable lips!!