Is lip gloss meant to go over lip stick?
You can wear lip gloss either over lipstick or by itself.
Lip gloss is a piece of make-up and its purpose is to "pinken" or"redden" your lips, along with giving it some lustre and sparkle. It is similar to lipstick in its purpose, only that lipstick is stronger. Here is a scale: Lip Balm Hippy Lippy Shiner SilverTouch Lip Gloss Ultra Shina Lip Stick |_______|________|________|_________|__________|__________|__________|
They serve different purposes. Lip balm is used to soothe and soften lips, while lip gloss is used to give lips color and shine. One is medicinal and the other is cosmetic. Some people wear lip gloss over lib balm but depending on your lip balm/gloss this may or may not work. You can also get lip balm that is tinted which can give you a subtle gloss effect.
Answer: Bring the lip gloss with you, just in case or you can put Vaseline (petroleum jelly) on and then put the lip gloss over it. Another answer: Put on the lip gloss and bring it with you. Immediately after you put on the gloss, put on EOS lip balm and lightly smear it over the lip gloss. Blend it in and apply the EOS every 45 minutes or so. Also, don't touch your lips…