As far as makeup goes, lipstick will always be one of my favourites. It can make you feel powerful, dress up a casual outfit, or just do a really great job distracting people from a giant pimple of your forehead.

Less great though, is when it rubs off, leaving you looking at best like an ungroomed mess and at worst like you started your Halloween makeup too early.

Luckily, here at CLEO we have access to an absolute treasure trove of Singaporean makeup artists, and one of them taught us this amazing trick.

Turns out, the key is colouring in the full lip with liner and a special blotting technique…



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