How To Get Fuller Lips Video Tutorial

zulily's hair and makeup artist, Ashley, shows you how to get fuller lips.

Here's what you'll need:
-Lip liner
-Lipstick
-Lipgloss
-Shimmery shadow

Step 1: Apply a lip balm to moisturize lips.
TIP:Use a lip scrub before applying lip balm to make lips soft and full.
Step 2: Line lips with lip liner a shade darker than the color you're wanting to achieve.
Step 3: Apply lipstick of your choice.
Step 4: Add a gloss.
TIP: Using a gloss with shimmer will make lips appear fuller!
Step 5: Using fingertip, dab a shimmery shadow on the center of your bottom lip, and on the cupids bow.

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From giggle – 5 Activities & Product Picks for Rainy Day Fun with Baby

April showers may bring May flowers, but what are mother and baby to do while stuck inside waiting for the sunshine-filled days ahead?  That's where our friends at giggle come into play! They asked Heather Gibbs Flett, Co-Founder of RookieMoms.com, for some indoor activities sure to have both you and your little one giggling come rain or shine!   

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Rainy Day Activities: 

Activity: Crawling Obstacle Course

What’s so fun about it: Cheer her on as she competes in living room Olympics with the bonus of turning your clutter into sport.

(How-To: make a baby obstacle course | For toddlers, make it a DIY ball pit like this one.)

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Activity: Dance Party 

What’s so fun about it: Baby can spin and move with you or be your rapt audience. Sing and rock out to your favorite tunes.

(How-To: dance your tot into naptime)

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Activity: Good Old Fashioned Nursery Rhymes

What’s so fun about it: You are such a mom all of a sudden. But in a good way. The first time you Itsy Bitsy Spider, you may feel silly, but it gets easier. Another favorite: Row Row Row Your Boat!

Activity: Narrating Your Day

What's so fun about it: Anytime, anywhere you have a sidekick who wants to know all your inner thoughts, take advantage and let her know what’s happening! Frequent talking can help her brain develop. 

Activity: Telling (Baby) Jokes

What's so fun about it: Watching your baby laugh her little butt off is the best feeling. Peek-a-boo and fake sneezing will get you pretty far. 

Top Giggle Picks for Indoor Fun: 

For additional indoor-fun, check out top giggle picks featured on zulily (now through Tuesday)! Here are a few of our favorite "giggle pick" products for your next needed day of indoor entertaining. 

giggle ABC123 Play Mat SetMake the floor a lot more fun with a colorful foam play mat! This set comes with 36 interlocking tiles that feature both numbers and letters, creating a fun and educational play space for your little one to sprawl out on. Ideal for keeping babies protected from hard or cold floors, it’s also easy to assemble, clean, and stow away when not in use.

Why it's a giggle pick: This fun and functional play mat is perfect for any floor space and is easy to pack up and put away when playtime is over. But the best part? It's educational!

Silly Smiles Stacker: With three stackable rings, a soft rattle topper, colorful ribbons, and more, this vibrant ring stacker is lots of fun and perfect for boosting your baby’s development. Not only does it help hand-eye coordination, but its bold colors, bright stripes, and fun squiggly designs stimulate vision development by encouraging your baby to focus. Plus, the stacker carries our very own giggle stripes — what could be more fun?

Why it's a giggle pick: Bright colors, soft textures, and fun features make this innovative toy perfect for encouraging imaginative play and inspiring exploration!

 

 

 

Baby WalkerBoost your baby’s coordination and balance, with this fun and eco-friendly wooden Baby Walker. A push-toy and block set all in one, kids can use the blocks to learn shape, size, and color, or cruise and explore by holding on to the easy-to-grip handle and pushing the walker along the floor.

Why it's a giggle pick: This eco-friendly, two-in-one toy is ideal for encouraging first steps and keeping toddlers happily entertained.



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zulily Debuts App for Apple Watch

The zulily team has some exciting news today: to coincide with the release of the Apple Watch, our brand new zulily watch app has hit the Apple Store!

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How to Plan Your Dream Wedding on a Budget

When you consider that most Americans are spending over $30,000 on their nuptials, you may think your dream wedding is out of reach. You might not be able to have it all, but you can still have a beautiful wedding without blowing your budget. Here’s our best tips on how to stay on budget and say “I don’t” to wedding debt.

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How to Give the Perfect Gift

 We all know how it feels. Getting a gift that isn’t quite – you.  With Mother’s Day approaching, there are plenty of husbands, kids and grandkids out there starting the search for the perfect present. But finding the right gift can be a real challenge! Just take a look at the well-meaning husband in our newest video. 

Moms work hard, and deserve a gift they’ll love for years to come. So, Moms: treat yourself and discover the best gift for yourself on zulily today!

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