Step 1: Border control. Outline your mouth with red lipliner. The shade is Bozo bright—it needs to be contained or you risk looking like a clown. Product We Love: Rimmel London 1000 Kisses Stay On Lip Liner Pencil in Red Dynamite, $3
Step 2: You’ve reached the lipstick portion of the program. Open the tube. Swipe or paint. Feeling fancy? Bust out a lip brush.
Product We Love: Revlon Super Lustrous Lipstick: Certainly Red, Target $4.99
Step 3: Kiss a tissue. Blot once to remove excess pigment that will otherwise find a home on your front teeth; twice to chill the color
Product We Love: The twinkly alternative to a blush flush: Naked Flush by Urban Decay