What’s the easiest way to pull your entire look together? Creating the perfect pout, of course!  Even before you dive into lipstick covers, it’s important to figure out what type of finish compliments your look. There’s a whole range of lip finishes – sheer, glossy, matte, stained, and tinted. Here’s our guide to that perfect pout!

How to Wear a Glossy Lip

If you’re looking for gloss that lasts all day, try some of our glosses like the EX-tra Lip Gloss. The EX-tra Lip gloss adds a touch of glamour to any look. Sport one of these bold colors on its own or apply over your favorite lip tint for a fuller lip.

Looking for sheer glosses that have a bit of tint to them? Try the Lip Lacquer or the Aqua Beauty Radiant Gel Lip Stain. Get a hint of color and shine all in one, convenient application. For maximum shine, make a statement with an opaque glossy finish using the Highshine Liquid Lip Paint.

How to Wear a Tinted Lip

Lip tints meet all the #lipgoals.

Color? Check. Moisturizing? Check. Hassle free? Check. Tinted lip products are super easy to maintain all day long, deliver more natural hues, and hydrate your lips. Like the Beautifully Bare Lip Tint and Tinted Lip Oil, lip tint formulas contain nourishing vitamins that keep your lips soft and sweet.

How to Wear a Matte Lip

Matte lips give you long-lasting intense color with a velvet finish. Keep your matte pout on point with liner and our Velvet Matte Lipstick. If you want to take things up a notch, try out an ombré look with a few of your favorite Matte Lip Colors.

How to Wear a Defined Lip

Lip definition can lift and accentuate your lips, giving them a youthful, healthier look. Give your lips a boost with moisturizing lipstick. Or outline your lips with a pencil like the Lip Definer & Shaper. Add a highlighter to your Cupid’s bow and the center of your lips for a natural 3D effect.

What’s your favorite lip finish? Glossy, matte, or tinted?  Choose the perfect lip product for your perfect pout at e.l.f. Cosmetics. #playbeautifully today!

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