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ATB Beauty Notes: Red Carpet Secret

Halle Berry's Red Carpet Secret: "To make Lips look naturally pink, I put on red lipstick, wipe it off and then apply clear lip gloss"

I tend to do with berry & grape shades.

Do you do something similar?


  1. Wow..nice tip...ya i used to do something like this during my college days with a Lakme lipstick which was a bit too pink to wear on formal occasions.My friends always wonder why my lips look so naturally pink....????I always wear same shade to college so that my natural lips(ahem,Lakme lips)remain the same shade everyday.

  2. OMG! I ALWAYS do this as I'm too chicken to wear bright lip colors :)
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  3. I do this all the time too! It looks quite natural.

  4. hehhe.....

    i do that when I find any lippie too bright for my lips...wear and wipe off so that it leaves a nice subtle tint..then maybe top it with a gloss

  5. I do a bit of light 'dab dab' of too bright lipies and spread them with my finger..:-)

  6. I just apply a bright pink lipstick and press a tissue over my lips :) works just fine :)

  7. I do too!!! with oranges!:P

  8. nowadays i apply lakme lip conditioner on bright shades.

  9. I love doing the same, but I leave it matte- maybe with a little bit of lip balm. Lips look so kissable! :)


  10. hey that sounds like a great tip. am always scared to wear red lippies. I think I should give this a shot!

  11. I tend to do this when I was in college. hihi :D

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  12. hehe...tht happens naturally d=to me after a few hours..lippie comes off but leaves a stain n love it like tht. But mostly I dab the too strong colours to reduce the intensity! Nice post :)


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