Love wearing lipstick but your lips need a little TLC? Follow these steps to get lipstick ready.

– Step 1 – 

Use a lip scrub all over your lips. Frank Body has a good one, and the best i’ve come across. You can also do a DIY with sugar, coconut oil and honey.

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 – Step 2 – 

Apply a nourishing lip balm and leave for 5- 10minutes. Do your lip prep before doing the rest of your makeup to save time.

Using Frank Body lip balm

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– Step 3 –

Apply Your Favourite Lipstick

Wearing: Estee Lauder Pure Color Matte lipstick in ‘Culture Clash’

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Wearing: Michael Lo Sordo top, Vintage Levis throughout 

Photography by Ana Suntay Tanedo