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lip

1. Anatomy
a. either of the two fleshy folds surrounding the mouth, playing an important role in the production of speech sounds, retaining food in the mouth, etc.
b. (as modifier): lip salve
2. the corresponding part in animals, esp mammals
3. a nontechnical word for labium and labellum (sense 1)
4. the embouchure and control in the lips needed to blow wind and brass instruments

lip

[lip]
(anatomy)
A fleshy fold above and below the entrance to the mouth of mammals.
(civil engineering)
A parapet placed on the downstream margin of a millrace or apron in order to minimize scouring of the river bottom.
(design engineering)
Cutting edge of a fluted drill formed by the intersection of the flute and the lip clearance angle, and extending from the chisel edge at the web to the circumference.
(medicine)
The margin of an open wound.
(science and technology)
The edge of a hollow cavity or container.

lip

1. A rounded overhanging edge or member.
2.See lip strike.

Lips

(dreams)
In pop culture, lips are usually symbols of sexuality and sensuality. They are also symbols of communication. Old dream interpretation books say that if you see beautiful lips in your dreams, expect happy events to occur, but if you see ugly or deformed lips, look out for trouble! Who knows?
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Skin care company Topix Pharmaceuticals Inc revealed on Friday the launch of the Replenix Pure Hydration Plumping Lip Treatment SPF 30 to restore youthful volume, hydration and natural lip color.
There are multiple benefits of using hyaluronic acid fillers, including controlling the lip volume with the amount of substance injected.
The Kylie Lip Kits were so popular they spawned counterfeits sold across the country.
I would over-line my lips with lip liner just to create the illusion of bigger lips.
New Delhi [India], September 11 ( ANI ): Kylie Jenner's lip has always been a major subject of discussion for years ever since she started doing the so called "lip filler" thing.
Yvette Noel-Schure slammed MediaTakeOut for publishing a false story on its website speculating the singer had used lip fillers.
You don't even have to buy any special products to get in on the ombre lips trend - just line your lips with a dark liner, use a brush to pull the colour in towards the centre of the lip where you will paint on a lighter or brighter shade.
As well as using lip balm, cover your lips up with a scarf when out in cold weather.
We're not saying you need to suddenly start rocking a pillarbox pout, but it's undeniable that a defined lip is beauty shorthand for confidence and polish.
Pomegranate lip care helps in retaining water, Green Apple lip therapy with mint nourishes dry and chapped lips, Shea Lip repair with Shea butter locks dampness and prevent your lips from drying out and Strawberry lip balm is enriched with moisturizers and scented strawberry that will protect your lips from dehydration.
And there are so many ways of getting that now, whether it's a 24-hour lip gloss, a three-day lip gloss, semi-permanent soft lip blush or filler.
Lips need to look smooth and moist for lip products to look their best," says Rupert Kingston, creative director of Delilah cosmetics.