1)Always use a lip brush for applying the lipstick for it will help you use less lipstick.
2)Applying foundation before lip liner and lipstick will help you achieve a long lasting coverage.
3)You should blot lips after applying lipstick, it will help set the color and remove excess of it. You can add a thin layer of loose or pressed powder and then apply color again.
4)A thin layer of clear lip-gloss over lipstick can help you turn up the shine of your lips.
5)You can turn down too much shine by holding a single-ply tissue to your lips and pressing a little loose powder through it.
6)To keep your lips going all the day, first pencil all over lips with a soft lip pencil then apply lipstick over it and blot.
7)To keep lipstick off teeth, pucker your lips into an extreme O shape. Cover your finger with a tissue and pole it into your O shaped mouth and slowly twist it out of your mouth. This will help you eliminate any excess color inside your lips.
8)To have that evening special effects you can apply a sheer lip-gloss in silver, gold or an iridescent shade over the lip color.