Make up Hacks 5 Creative ways of using lipstick you never thought of before

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Lipstick is pretty awesome. This is because lipstick has the power to change and elevate a look completely. It can bring glamorous to a fresh face look and also can bring a pop to that smokey eye.

Lipstick has the power to transform a simple look into a glamorous look play

Lipstick has the power to transform a simple look into a glamorous look

And the most amazing thing about lipstick is that there are so many shades and colors. It also has the power to make lips look fuller, smaller and even look way better all this depends on the application…that is another feature for another day.

If you are a beauty lover lipstick means more than just make up or cosmetic. It means a total elevation of your outfit and even a look. If you are into lipstick you have probably tried out tones of lipsticks and wondered if there was more that lipstick could do for you besides just making your day brighter.

And the answer yes, you can use it for more purpose and that’s what this feature is about.

Lip gloss

play Mix in Vaseline or clear gloss with lipstick to make your own tinted lip gloss (Courtesy)


If you already have many near to end or broken lipstick, you do not have to discard it just yet. This is because you can convert your lipstick into lip gloss in just a few seconds and save on your money. All you need to do is mash it up and mix it with some Vaseline, or clear gloss to create your own custom lip gloss.

Eye shadow

play lipstick can work perfectly as eyeshadow to give your eyes a pop (Courtesy)


You can use lipstick as eyeshadow and work just as well. Lipstick makes for a great eyeshadow base. For this to work perfectly you can use nude colors or a subtle shade of brown and create your own fresh palette on your eyelids. You can also use colored lipstick to amplify the color intensity of your look.

Contouring and highlighting

play Contour your cheeks using lipstick to make your cheeks pop (Courtesy)


You can save on your money by using lipstick to contour. Because of the availability of different colors of lipstick, it is possible to get the best contour out of lipstick by mixing in neutral colors. You can also use red lipstick to get rid of dark circles around the eyes and then blend in some concealer.


play Lipstick can work well as blush in place of cream blush (Courtesy)


Lipsticks are a fantastic blush like creams and if you want to wear a long lasting blush, than you should use lipstick as a blush. One more bonus of using lipstick as blush is you can get the same shade like that of your lipstick.

Tattoo cover up

play Red lipstick and some loose pewder to cover up tattoos (Courtesy)


Sometimes if you are inked up, you need to cover up your tats for a change up. Covering tattoos could be a bit tricky to do but this is where lipstick comes to aid. Simply trace red lipstick over the tattoo and fill it in completely then cover the lipstick with concealer and loose powder. Your skin will look just like it did before you got inked!


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