How to use black eyepencil and lip gloss to create the ombre lip look 



Ombre lips are a style in which two or more shades are worn on the mouth. Typically, first color goes around the edges of the mouth, then another is put in the inner parts of the lips and blended outwards with a lip brush.

Nigerian makeup artistes go hard with this kind of look. Have you ever checked out their facebeats? STUNNING!!

Nigerian makeup artistes have perfected the ombre lip look and we give you some tips to inspire your next facebeat. Do share your pics when you achieve the look. We would love to share on our page.

Ombre lip combos also help add volume and plump lips for a poutier look.


Here’s what you will need:

  1. Nude lipgloss or clear lipgloss (Picture from house of drip)nudeglosses2. Black eye pencil (Courtsy Goodhousekeeping)1506619492-eyeliner-index

Scrub your lips using a sugar scrub to exfoliate

Then apply a slight dub of concealer or foundation to soften their colour

Outline the lips contour with a black liner

Then shade the pencil lightly in the inward direction

Apply a lip gloss on the lips corners or use a lipstick that is 2-3 shades darker over the lip pencil

Blend the color with fingertips

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