Do you remember Scarlett O'Hara? Before meeting with the men, she bit the lips, so that blood would cling to them, and they became red and swollen. After the release of the novel "Gone with the Wind," more than a decade has passed, and the fashion for expressive lips has not changed. Full, bright and fresh lips are the envy of many women. Most men admit that they pay attention primarily to the lips of women, and only after that they look into her eyes.
But not all of nature got plump and alluring sponges. That is why today the operation to increase the lips - the most popular in the world of cosmetology. However, the introduction of hyaluronic acid in the subcutaneous tissue can lead to complications. If the drug is injected incorrectly, the lips may increase unevenly, the corners of the lips will strongly protrude. Such procedures have many contraindications, and besides, an increase in the lips surgically is not a cheap pleasure. So why spend your finances and get an unnatural result with a health risk? In this article you will learn how to increase the lips at home.
Massage perfectly increases the sponge and tightens the corners of the lips up. After all, lowered corners are one of the primary signs of aging skin. The massage provides improved blood circulation in the lip area, which makes them bright and puffy, like a child’s. Massage cannot be done if there are herpes on the lips or lips are cracked. Wait until the skin heals and only then begin to massage. Here are some effective massage movements that can change the shape and fullness of your lips.
- Pour a small amount of cosmetic or edible oil onto your hands. Better to take olive. Carefully massage each lip, slowly moving from one corner of the lips to the other. Do translational and rotational motion. Mash both lips so that they become slightly reddish.
- Take a toothbrush and brush your lips with it. Can be used for cleaning honey. The brush irritates the delicate skin of the lips and causes blood to rush to the site of irritation. Lips become bulky right before your eyes. This method can be used for short-term effect. For example, if you want to get a charming photo, rub your lips with a brush and take a picture - the picture will turn out amazing!
- Ice will make your lips seductive. Spend on the lips with ice for a couple of minutes to make the skin red and the lips slightly increased in volume. If you do this procedure regularly, the lips begin to gradually save and memorize this form. And in order that the lips do not chapped or cracked, you can add coconut oil to the ice. It perfectly moisturizes and nourishes the delicate skin of the lips with vitamins.
- Contrast washing gives your lips a volume that lasts for several days. Take two shallow cups and fill them with hot and icy water. Alternately immerse your lips in a bowl of hot and cold water. Contrast temperatures will increase the volume of your lips, which will last two to three days. Moreover, this procedure changes not only the volume, but also the color of the lips. They become bright and saturated even without lipstick.
Gymnastics for lip augmentation
You probably know that a person has a huge amount of facial muscles on his face. Most of them are located near the eyes and lips. If you use exercises to pump up certain muscle groups, you can significantly increase the volume and shape of the lips. Here are some useful lip exercises.
- Gather plenty of air into your lungs and say a drawn "AND". Then repeat the exercise with the sound "U". Pulling such sounds trains the muscles of the lips, and due to this they become more voluminous.
- Whistle is so nice. Probably you noticed that after a short whistle your lips get tired. And the thing is that during the whistle, all groups of jaw muscles are developed. Whistle more often while walking in the fresh air and after a couple of weeks you will notice that the lips have become more magnificent.
- To give the lips volume is very useful to kiss. If there is no suitable object for exercise, you can kiss a soft toy or an apple. Put the object of adoration at a distance of 5 centimeters from your lips and try to reach it with your lips. Do not come near the body, only with your lips! After successfully achieving your goal, stretch your lips in a contented smile. A smile should be wide, imagine that you are in Hollywood. Alternate kisses with smiles need at least 10 times every day, if you want to achieve a real result.
- Draw compressed lips. Press your lips tightly together and try to draw a circle in the air. Do the exercise in one and the other direction. If you do it with ease, do the same trick, but not with the circle, but with the figure eight.
- Fill the lungs with air and blow it through narrowed lips. Imagine that you need to create the narrowest possible airflow.
- Squeeze lips and move them in different directions. For example, the upper right, and the lower left, and then vice versa. It develops muscles well and lifts the corners of the lips.
To exercise were effective, they need to be done daily, and preferably several times a day. The real visible result can be achieved only after a month of regular "training."
Folk remedies for plump lips
Lips can be increased with the help of cosmetic means. Broths, masks and scrubs irritate the skin of the lips, provide more blood to the capillaries, which makes the lips swollen and seductive.
- Cinnamon oil has a great effect on the lips. It is part of most lipsticks and lip balms. Cinnamon activates and irritates the blood capillaries, blood flows to them and the lips become scarlet and voluminous. Cinnamon oil can be used as a lip balm. It improves their shape, volume and protects the delicate skin of the lips from drying out during the cold weather.
- Another effective remedy for lip augmentation at home is peppermint oil. Oil is used instead of lip gloss. It stimulates the blood flow to the lips and makes them alluringly swollen.
- There is another way to increase lips quickly and safely. Take a hot pepper and cut off a couple of small pieces the size of a nail. Put these pieces in your lip balm. When cosmetics absorb the burning properties of pepper, it can be used. When you put a balm on your lips, you will feel how they grow, turn red and swell before your eyes. And it looks very natural. But do not overdo it with the dose - if the balm is very hot, you will not be able to use it.
- Nicotinic acid is a cosmetic for hair growth. You can buy it at any pharmacy. However, few people know that this acid can significantly increase the volume of your lips. Nicotinic acid is sold in ampoules or tablets. Pre-lubricate your lips with olive or sunflower oil, and then apply nicotine from the ampoule onto them. Tablets must first be dissolved in water. Leave on for 5-10 minutes and wash off the mask. After this procedure, the lips will look charmingly plump for a few hours. Usually such a procedure is done before an important event or appearance when you need to look perfect.
- There is another effective remedy for lip augmentation. Take half a teaspoon of sugar, lemon and glycerin. Mix the ingredients and apply the mass on the lips for about 30 minutes. After half an hour you can wash off the mask. This tool makes the sponge slightly swollen due to citric acid. After this procedure, the contours of the lips will become more pronounced and clear, which visually increases their size.
- If you want to increase the lips for an hour and a half, you can use the following method. Apply on the lips of toothpaste and leave for a few minutes. Menthol contained in the paste irritates the skin of the lips and makes them plump and red. This method is often used by models before photo shoots. However, you need to be careful that the paste does not hit the skin around the lips, otherwise everything will be red.
After any cosmetic masks, it is necessary to moisten lips with special balms or cosmetic oils.
How to give your lips a visual volume with makeup
Properly chosen makeup can completely change the appearance of the girl. Cosmetics can work wonders - she skillfully hides flaws and proudly emphasizes the dignity of a woman. With the help of a properly selected make-up technique, you can give your lips a visual volume.
To visually enlarge the lips, you need to focus attention on them. It is not necessary to highlight the eyes with sharp arrows or make-up "Smokey Eyes". It is necessary to slightly emphasize the eyes with light shadows and to paint the eyelashes well. Make expressive cheekbones - they emphasize the line of the lips. For lip makeup, you must use a contour pencil. When delineating contours, you need to slightly protrude over the edge of the lips in order to visually increase their size. But do not overdo it so that the lips do not look artificial. For eyeliner lips, it is best to use a pencil of light colors - it looks more natural and natural.
Be sure to apply gloss on lips - it perfectly creates an imitation of volume and fluffiness of lips. If you apply more light shine to the center of the lips, then a shimmer of reflections gives the lips alluring swelling.
This is a modern device for giving the lips fullness. Full lip is a cork made of solid silicone, which is put on the lips. Then you need to "suck out" from the tube all the air to create a vacuum in the tube. Lips are stretched out, in which they need to hold for about 30 seconds. After that, the device is slightly moved away to get the air inside. The result is simply stunning - in less than a minute the lips became plump and voluminous.
At first, you may experience light discomfort that passes quickly. This effect lasts for several hours. This device has gained great popularity because it is effective and completely safe. Full lip can be stored in a cosmetic bag - the device does not take up much space. It can be bought at any cosmetic or online store, its cost is about 10 dollars.
If you - the owner of a modest and thin lips, do not be upset. Modern cosmetology, proven folk recipes, regular exercises and massage treatments will make you beautiful with a seductive smile. All in your "lips"!