How to Apply Lip Balm: 10 Steps (with Pictures)

13 Sep.,2022


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This article was co-authored by Daniel Vann . Daniel Vann is the Creative Director for Daredevil Cosmetics, a makeup studio in the Seattle Area. He has been working in the cosmetics industry for over 15 years and is currently a licensed aesthetician and makeup educator. This article has been viewed 185,355 times.

Article Summary


To apply lip balm, place the tip of the container against your bottom lip and apply a thin, even layer of the balm, then repeat for your top lip. If you like you can transfer the lip balm to your finger first, then spread it across your lips. Rub your lips together to help spread out the lip gloss evenly. If you’re going to wear lipstick, let the lip balm soak into your lips for about 5 minutes before you apply your lipstick. For tips on choosing a lip balm with SPF, keep reading!

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