BEAUTY BAR: Magnificent Mattes

Lipstick is always a great way to play up your everyday makeup. Adding the right shade to your luscious lips can also make your day look a little more night worthy. However, if you are willing to be a little more daring in your makeup routine, have a little fun with the newest lip trend, mattes.

This Fashionista flawlessly pulls off this matte lip stain in a flattering shade of red. The matte lip stain differs from the regular lipstick. This particular stain is by Younique! It’s a great choice for Fashionistas who may occasionally lose their favorite lip color on a cup of coffee. Younique’s lip stain is just that, a stain. This means that it lasts all day long, no matter what you do. If the lip stain doesn’t exactly sound like your thing, try the lipstick mattes from NARS or Nyx Cosmetics. They give you the same chic and trendy appearance in the same lipstick we all know and love. These come in almost any shade imaginable to perfectly pair with your day events or your night outfit.

This up and coming trend is fantastic since it’s just another way to have fun with your lip color, which already has the capability of changing up your whole look. Add it to your simple day look to give you a great pop of color and some spunk. Furthermore, adding a matte to your night look is a big wow factor and very chic looking.

Trying a matte lipstick or lip stain for the first time can be daunting. Especially because it may not be as forgiving as the run of the mill lip colors. However, there are a few simple steps courtesy of Model Co. Cosmetics on how the flawlessly apply the matte. They recommend exfoliating and moisturizing before applying, as well as ditching the liner too.

What’s on the BEAUTY BAR? This Fashionista used the red Younique lip stain to play up her simple yet trendy legging and layered tank top ensemble. The pop of color in her lips draw attention to her face, making her blue eyes and red lips stand out beautifully and look very refreshing.