01/27/2016 09:37 am ET

The Simple Steps That Create The Perfect Red Lip, Every Time


It can seem like such an effortless look, but creating the perfect red lip truly isn't something you rush through with a quick swipe of lipstick. Rather, when your lips are going to be the center of attention, give them the treatment they deserve -- pick the right shade, line lips in an upward motion, use the right lip brush and follow the trick makeup artists use to really make the color pop.

Watch above to see how each step comes together to create this gorgeously classic pout.

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