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SelenaDarkLipsAchieve super matte lips with three easy techniques.

Matte lips are one of the hottest beauty trends. The great thing about matte lips is that it’s a classic beauty trend that never goes out of style. The problem with matte lips is having a matte formula of all the lipsticks you already have. If your a budget-nista you don’t want to buy a matte lipstick in a color you already have. Well, you don’t have to because you can make any lipstick matte with these techniques we’ve listed for you. Here’s how to make your lipstick matte.

Glossy lips are cool but there’s nothing like a matte lip that’s intense and has strong staying power. To achieve a matte look with any of your glossy lipsticks, try these three easy tips to make your lipstick matte.

Gloss to Matte Lips

Red Lips OriginalTechnique 1:

  1. Apply your lipstick.
  2. Dip a lipstick or fluffy brush (like a blush brush) into a translucent powder.
  3. Apply powder to lips by lightly dusting.

Technique 2:

  1. Apply your lipstick.
  2. Dip lipstick or blush brush into powder blush the same color as your lipstick.
  3. Apply blush over your lipstick.

Technique 3:

  1. Apply lipstick.
  2. Blot with one sheet (ply) of tissue.
  3. Apply lipstick again.
  4. Place new ply of tissue against lips.
  5. Dip fluffy brush in translucent powder.
  6. Dust over tissue (over lips).
  7. Remove tissue.
  8. Dust lips with powder again.

There you have it. A beauty DIY of three easy techniques that changes your lipstick to matte.

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