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How Many Times a Day Do You Reapply Your Lip Gloss?

How Many Times a Day Do You Reapply Your Lip Stuff?

Whether you're a lipstick wearer, a lip balm fan, or a gloss fiend, there's a high likelihood you're wearing something on your pucker right now. Some people — the ones with amounts of self-control I don't quite understand — austerely limit themselves to reapplying a couple times a day. Other people are so compulsive about reapplying that it's almost a nervous tic. Which category do you fit into? Or are you somewhere in between?
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hlj504 hlj504 8 years
I'm constantly applying lip stuff, whether it's lip gloss or chapstick...I'm obsessed!
chelseacbboyles chelseacbboyles 8 years
OMG are you kidding me? I put chapstick/lipbalm on 3-5 (OR MORE) times an hour! Last night I went with my dad to pick up some food that we had already ordered and I grabbed only my cell phone thinking "I don't need my purse for anything," but HOW WRONG I WAS. 2 minutes into the drive over there I realized OH NO! No purse = no chapstick. I was licking my lips and irritable the whole drive over there and back and by the time we got back to my house I couldn't get to my vaseline soon enough!
GlowingMoon GlowingMoon 8 years
+12 times a day. I use lip balm, not cosmetics. I stash lip balms in every room of the house, and in every purse. I re-apply wherever and whenever. :) I don't like the feeling of dry, tight lips. Also, I naturally have very full lips. When they're dry (and peeling), it's obvious, as they're significant part of my face. It's unsightly, to say the least. When I was a teenager (and taking less care of myself), my Mom always had to remind me to apply lip balm because my full lips were cracked and peeling. It was gross-looking.
lilkimbo lilkimbo 8 years
I reapply gloss/color only a few times a day, but I apply balm/chapstick at least 15 times a day. Right now I'm using Fresh Sugar Lip Treatment.
sham28 sham28 8 years
sham28 sham28 8 years
Thanks for the picture.... ewww Roughly 15 times a day
tazzie961 tazzie961 8 years
I use Lucas' Pawpaw ointment, which is brilliant - the best lip balm I've ever used - and I tend to re-apply several times a day.
taylvs3 taylvs3 8 years
once a day, all day long
DeppObsession DeppObsession 8 years
I don't wear lipstick .. I'm just a lip balm girl. Burt's Bees all the way!! I re-apply all the time .. 7-12 applications a day.. just a habit. I hate the way my lips feel when they're dry.. bothers me.
Autumns_Elegy Autumns_Elegy 8 years
I'm a neurotic reapplyer with my lip balm, I can't stand the feeling of dry lips. I only reapply lipstick or balm every now and again, usually when I have something to drink or eat.
miss-leanne miss-leanne 8 years
Probably too many times to count. I don't eat it like the girl in the picture though. haha
sparkleluvr sparkleluvr 8 years
Depends, sometimes it's only 4-7, other times it's 7-12, and it's everything from burt's bees lip balm at night as the last thing before bed, to shimmering lip conditioner or lip gloss throughout the day. :-) I wonder how much lip product I've ingested over my lifetime.
Kellness Kellness 8 years
Too many to count. I need a 12-step program.. or something..
2muchtv 2muchtv 8 years
Lip balm after I brush my teeth, so 3 times/day.
oni1 oni1 8 years
gosh, 12+ and that's just within an 8hr period. i just don't feel right without lip balm on.
roseate roseate 8 years
I apply chapstick whenever my lips are feeling dry. I probably fall in the 7-12 or 12+ category.
Ellenora Ellenora 8 years
I don't actually count but whenever my lips start feeling dry. It's a habit I picked up from speech therapy. One speaks better if lips are moisturized, not dry or chapped.
Antioxidant Antioxidant 8 years
Sometimes only once a day, but other times I'll reapply after lunch. I'm usually too busy to run to the back, dig through my bag, apply it, check the mirror then go back out.
AmberHoney AmberHoney 8 years
It depends on what I'm doing/have done. Out partying - apply more often, sitting at the desk at work - less often. OC about it - Yes!! Must have stuff on lips.
soulight soulight 8 years
I know I reapply many times a day, I'm not sure how many times though. My little sister on the other hand gave up lip gloss for Lent because she realized her addiction to it! :-D
metallicnymph metallicnymph 8 years
i'm addicted. every hour or so i reapply. the exception is when i'm lounging around at home or working out.
NurseKimberly NurseKimberly 8 years
1-3 times a day...
risqueredhead risqueredhead 8 years
Lip balm fan here, and I reapply whenever I remember - usually 1-3 times a day.
FrankiLee FrankiLee 8 years
I reapply probably up to 12 times a day. I use Cargo High Definition lip gloss in "Laredo," and it looks awesome with my complexion, but the formula isn't very long wearing. So I have to reapply it many times a day. That's my only qualm about the product!
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