When it comes to reducing signs of aging or improving your physical appearance, there are plenty of techniques and tricks you can use. This is especially true for a part of the face that is often overlooked but no less important – the lips.
While the lips see a lot of action in our daily activities, they are not the first go-to when many people decide tohave some work done on their faces. Even if you have never considered plastic surgery to reduce the signs of aging, there are plenty of all-natural ways you can improve the look of your lips.
Here are some of those techniques to create a more beautiful mouth:
- Avoid matte lipsticks: While these lipsticks can look great, they are also extremely drying, which can have a negative impact on the appearance of your lips. They should be used very sparingly, but lipsticks that have a layer of moisturizing balm canbe worn more frequently.
- Keep yourself hydrated: As with every other part of your body, the lips will benefit greatly if you stay well-hydrated. Consuming the recommended amount of water each day – at least nine cups – will ensure that your lips stay hydrated and looking their best!
- Stop licking them: Many people have a tendency to unknowingly lick their lips throughout the day, but this is a habit that needs to be kicked. Doing this damages the protective barrier on the lips, which can leave them vulnerable to drying out and other damage. Using lip balm instead will leave them healthy and glowing.
If you are interested in other ways to enhance your appearance, be sure to schedule an appointment with the Long Island plastic surgeons at Marotta Aesthetics Laser!