Pastel makeup is one of the prettiest spring trends there is. Nails, cheeks, eyes—we’ve got it down to a science. The one area we still have trouble with? Lips. Here, the trick to getting a perfect pastel pout, every time.
The Issue: Pastel lipsticks look pretty in the tube but don’t end up translating once applied. (Hello, heavy, chalky disaster.)
The Fix: Opt for a sheer gloss instead. Light and fresh, a lip gloss adds just the right amount of color without overpowering your face.
Additional Reporting by Abby Hepworth