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Today is national lipstick day! I didn't even know that there was such a thing but if we can have national "talk like a pirate day", why not celebrate the best cosmetic product of all time?
Did you know that lipstick was the only cosmetic not rationed during WWII? It was thought to increase morale and I bet that it did! My go-to lipstick this summer has not been a typical red, but this sheer jumbo stick in "Pink Umbrellas" from ELF
Check out my past posts on lipstick
For more on how to wear vintage lipsticks, apply makeup and what colors were worn, check out Vintage Makeup Guides from the 1920s-1950s from Glamourdaze