Achieve the trendy beauty look IRL.

By Kylie Gilbert
Updated: April 05, 2017

Bright lipstick for spring? Groundbreaking. To switch it up, we bring you the bright bold lip's cooler, hipper friend: ombré lips. "This effect creates a seamless fuller lip illusion without over-drawing," says makeup artist Shay Garcia. Read: The trend will make your lips will look effortlessly bigger. And who can turn down the fun 'pop' of color? (P.S. Here are 10 Lipsticks That Stay On All Day-without fading or touch-ups.)

Here's how to get the full look in under five minutes:

1. Apply concealer under eyes and wherever else needed.

2. Shade in the hollows of cheek bones to create a contour. Use a highlight shade under the eyes to set concealer.

3. Apply mascara to lashes from root to tip.

4. Using a water-resistant lip liner, line lips around and in the corners to create depth. (Garcia used Smashbox Cosmetics Always Sharp Lip Liner in FIGGY, $21;

5. Using a matching shade of satin-finish lipstick, fill in lips and blend into the lip line to create an ombré effect. (Garcia used Smashbox Cosmetics Be Legendary Lipstick in Fig, $21;


Comments (1)

April 5, 2017
really natural and refreshing… i like this makeup