#1 BRUNCH WITH THE GIRLS: The Face Shop Ink Liquid, $17.90
Available at all The Face Shop stores
If you’re heading out for a meal, The Face Shop’s Ink Liquid will lightly stain your lips upon application, so you don’t look too washed out once brunch is over.
#2 OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES: Ettusais Lip Essence Stick, $26
Available at all ettusais counters
Keep your lips protected under the sun with this SPF18 lip treatment that soothes, moisturises and gives healthy pink sheen to your puckers.
#3 CHILLING OUT AT A FRIEND’S PLACE: Fresh Sugar Shine Lip Treatment, $31
Available at the Fresh store at Ion Orchard and Sephora
Best for lepak weekends, get a hint of colour while covering up those dry patches (and chapped lips) with Fresh’s Sugar Shine Lip Treatment.
#4 FOR A DAY OF SHOPPING: Too Faced Melted Metal Liquified Metallic Lipstick, $30
Available at Sephora
Too Faced’s Melted Metal Liquified Metallic Lipstick will give you long-wearing shine, thanks to its shimmery formula, and all without the stickiness of a lipgloss.
#5 HITTING THE CLUBS: M.A.C Wash & Dry Steam Heat (Satin), $33
Available at all M.A.C stores and counters
Going out for a party? Then go for the bold red lip – this one lasts about five hours.
Photography: Vernon Wong; Art direction: Eugene Quek and Sabrina Tiong; Styling: Hong Xinying; Makeup: Beno Lim of M.A.C Cosmetics using M.A.C Cosmetics; Hair: Patcharin/Athens Salon; Model: Zhao Meijuan/Nu Models; Top: Cool-find K-Style
Don't forget to dress those peepers too! Here's a nifty trick we learnt from makeup artist Dollei Seah to keep straight lashes up the whole day, and the best eyeliners to draw natural, thin lines with!