Lipstick is a corrective item containing shades, oils, waxes, and emollients that apply shading, surface, and insurance to the lips.

Numerous hues and sorts of lipstick exist. A few lipsticks are additionally lip medicine, to include shading and hydration.

In spite of the fact that the name initially applied to the cudgel (stick) of material, inside a rounded holder, typically around 10mm in width and 50mm long the term presently by and large identify with the material itself, paying little heed to strategy for application.

All through the mid twentieth century, lipstick arrived in a predetermined number of shades.

Dim red lipstick was one of the most well known shades all through the nineteenth and twentieth century, particularly during the 1920s. Flappers wore lipstick to represent their freedom. Lipstick was worn around the lips to frame a “Cupid’s bow,” roused by entertainer Clara Bow.[16] around then, it was satisfactory to apply lipstick openly and during lunch, yet never at supper.