Once you have your lip outline, fill the center part in with more lip stain.
Stir the oils occasionally as you proceed with the rest of the recipe. Mix the vegetable glycerin and beetroot extract together. Stir well to combine the two ingredients. Continue stirring until the mixture is a deep red color and the consistency is that of a thick, viscous liquid. Combine the oil mixture with the red mixture. Stir the oils in the saucepan first to test their readiness. Whisk the red mixture with your creamy oil mixture until well-blended.
Once mixed, the substance should appear very thick and dark maroon in hue. Use a funnel to pour the mixture into your containers. The final product will be a vibrant, gorgeous red hue. These make wonderful gifts! Allow the lip gloss stain to cool fully before using.
This product also doubles as a fantastic cheek stain. You can try using some coconut oil instead of petroleum jelly. You can also try adding some cosmetic-grade glitter or cosmetic-grade mica, which you can purchase online or in a well-stocked beauty supply store.
Not Helpful 0 Helpful You can try using food coloring, but only a minimal amount; food coloring is much more potent than drink mix, and it can stain a lot easier too.
Some people also find that food coloring causes minor irritations. Keep in mind that just about any powdered drink or powdered juice will work, such as Kool Aid and Crystal Light.
Not Helpful 0 Helpful 9. You can use another powdered drink mix, such as Crystal Light. You can also use powdered eyeshadow and a drop of vanilla extract. Not Helpful 0 Helpful 7. Yes, but you will only want to add a small amount, or the color will be too intense. Not Helpful 0 Helpful 3. You can try, but jello mix has more ingredients in it than Kool Aid. This can affect the final texture of the lip gloss stain and make your lips sticky.
It also contains more sugar and less "color" than Kool Aid, so your stain won't be as bright. Not Helpful 2 Helpful 6. Why do you use petroleum if it is found in gasoline and leads to cancer? Most experts agree that petroleum jelly is not linked to cancer, but you can find petroleum-free alternatives online if you're worried.
Not Helpful 3 Helpful 5. It will fade after a few hours. Cleaning your face and exfoliating your lips may help. Not Helpful 0 Helpful 1.
Blot your lips with a tissue or paper towel. Take a tissue or paper towel, and fold it in half. Place it between your lips. Close your lips and pull them inward. Open your lips and discard the paper towel.
This helps get rid of any excess lip stain. It also helps make your lip stain look more natural. Choose a brighter and darker shade of lip stain. You will be applying brighter shade to the outline of your lips, to make them "pop. Combined, this will make your lips appear fuller and plumper. Start outlining the inside of your lips with the brighter lip stain shade.
Keep the lip stain inside your lip line, not outside. The innermost part of your lips should still have the lighter lip stain color. Outline the inside of both lips. For a sharper, crisper look, use a lipstick brush to apply the lip stain—even if it comes with an applicator.
Follow the basic process discussed above, except when it comes to defining your cupid's bow. Instead of making an "X", trace it into a "V". Blend the lip stain shade in with a lipstick brush. Once you have outlined your lips using the brighter shade, go over your lips with a lipstick brush.
Focus on the transition line, right where the two shades meet. This will create a smoother transition, and make your lip stain look more natural. Apply the darker shade to center part of your lips using a lipstick brush. Gently dab the lip stain on using a soft, tapping motion. Focus the color on the inner part of your mouth, and work your way to the center of your lips. Consider adding a dab shimmer on the center of your bottom lip. This will help make your lips appear plumper.
Choose a light pink, shimmery shade, and tap it onto the middle of your bottom lip. This will help give your lips that finally touch of luscious fullness. Depending on how wide or narrow the rollerball is, fill in as much of your lips as you can. Then spread with a lip brush. Not Helpful 0 Helpful 2. What if I want smaller, cuter lips? Can I apply the light color on the outside and the dark color on the inside? Not Helpful 1 Helpful 1. I bite and chew my lips constantly, will lip stain last through that?
It depends on the product you are using. If you are using a liquid lip stain such as the e. Not Helpful 0 Helpful 0. Take a lip liner that's the same color of your lips. Slightly over-line your top lip but not your cupid's bow. Over-line your bottom lip using a lip liner that's slightly darker than the color of your lips.
This will create a shadow effect which is very flattering for any lip shape. Next, choose a color that's slightly lighter than your lips and apply it in the center of your top lip and the center of your bottom lip. Doing this will compliment your shadow effect and create a highlight.
By using this technique, you are making your lips look bigger in a very natural way. For a more dramatic look, use shades of purple or maroon to shade and highlight. I have used lip stains for Halloween, dances, and parties. I only had to reapply close to the end. It's very natural-looking and especially great for summer. Prepare your ingredients, which are determined by the color you'd like to achieve. You may choose any type of berry, which can give you colors ranging from pinks and reds to blues and purples.
Mix different berries together or use a single type. Place approximately four berries of your choice into a small mixing bowl and use a spoon to mash them. In addition, you may use already-prepared coffee to darken any color that you create by simply mixing in a few drops.
Add olive oil to your color.
Your stain should allow you to wear a little lip liner if needed, and a touch of lip balm or gloss. The great thing about lip stain is that you can use it under lipstick as well, so when your lipstick wears away you will still have a beautifully stained lip. Apply your lip stain. To wear the color you've created, simply use your finger or a cotton swab to distribute the stain across your lips. Apply a generous amount, allowing it to stay on your lips for a few minutes. You may then remove the excess and your lips will be left with naturally enhanced color. Remove nicotine stains from your lips by rubbing them with a fresh lemon wedge at least twice a day. Lemon can be used to remove nicotine stains from your fingers by rubbing them briskly with the juice; however, be more gentle with the delicate tissue of your lips.