November 6, 2014 Diana Crisan Spotlight

’90s Flashback: Frosted Lips

Team MDC is feeling a little nostalgic, and while we don’t exactly miss the infamous scrunchies, butterfly clips, thin brows and dark lip liner of the ’90s, there is one thing that is making a comeback — frosted lipstick. This candy-colored lacquered lip screams middle school Mandy Moore and we’re loving it! Here to show you how to land this throwback look is our go-to gal, makeup artist Alana Dawn.

frosted lips
1. Using a lip brush, apply a matte, nude pink lipstick like L’Oréal Colour Riche Lipcolour in Fairest in Nude.

After filling them in, define your lip line with a natural or invisible liner. Try using Maybelline Color Sensational Lip Liner in Clear to ensure long-lasting color that doesn’t feather.

Finish off your frosted pout with a light pink, shimmery gloss like Lancôme Juicy Tubes in Miracle.

What’s your favorite beauty look of the ’90s? Let us know in the comments below!

Photography: Joshua M. Shelton
Model: Caitlin Chapman
Makeup Artist: Alana Dawn



    About the Author: Diana creates on-trend beauty content for readers. She stays up-to-date on the latest beauty news and product launches and tests every makeup item that comes through the door. As an employee of L’Oréal, Diana writes stories about beauty products across the entire brand portfolio.