Step 6: Lip Color
This goes on nearly last so you don’t smudge it while working on the rest of your face.
When you want the most finished, pulled-together look, pick a stick or a stain. Its rich pigments coat lips in a uniform color. (If you’re going bright or dark, apply with a brush for precision.) Read on for a lip gloss recommendation.
RS pick: Sally Hansen Natural Beauty Inspired by Carmindy Color Comfort Lip Color in Lilac, $10 at drugstores.