Bobbi Brown: Beauty Coach

Celebrity makeup artist Bobbi Brown shares her secrets for looking your best in every situation.

Makeup Tips From Bobbi Brown

Celebrity makeup artist Bobbi Brown shares her secrets for using lipstick, blush, bronzer, and everything in between.
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What can I do for really dry lips? Lip balm doesn't work!

Lara Mitchell, Philadelphia, PA

Bobbi: It doesn’t help me either, but I’ve found tricks that do. First, drink more water—chapped lips are usually a sign of dehydration. Second, put some of your eye cream on your lips, as well (one without any irritating anti-aging ingredients). The eye cream’s moisturizers help to heal the dryness. Test out Lancôme Progrès Contour Des Yeux Eye Cream ($55;

Finally, in the morning, apply a balm without camphor or menthol (I’ve found that they can be drying); then dab on clear gloss for extra protection.

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