Cupid's bow


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Cupid's bow

the contour of the superior margin of the upper lip.

Cu·pid's bow

(kyū'pidz bō)
The contour of the superior margin of the upper lip.
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He is a half-brother to Pat Martin's capable handicapper Cupid's Bow out of a half-sister to another Irish Guineas winner in Flash Of Steel.
This aids in establishing a Cupid's bow mouth in the short upper lip cases.
The Swatch Valentine's Day 2002 Cupid's Bow has a red heart on the face and black ink figures with red hearts on the strap.
Because the use of cura specifically for the `passion of love' is common in poetry,(1) the Ovidian anagram becomes particularly pointed, and the source of the lover's anxieties is found to be in the word itself: the wound inflicted by Cupid's bow (arcu) is the cause of the lover's passion (cura) and of Ovid's turn to elegy.
"Michelle also has more definition in her cupid's bow (the curvature in the upper lip) and this is normally only achievable with lip fillers.
They have the same shape of eyes, cute button nose and a pointed cupid's bow on their lips.
The easiest way to do this is by doing the top lip first and then defining the Cupid's bow, starting from the center and drawing outwards.
"For me, the easiest way to do the top lip is to first define just the Cupid's bow (indentation in the top lip), starting from the centre and drawing outwards," says Steffanie.
'For me, the easiest way to do the top lip is to first define just the Cupid's bow, starting from the centre and drawing outwards,' says Steffanie.
NYX Born to Glow illuminator in Pure Gold, PS8, www.boots.com Can be used as a foundation base or over cheekbones and cupid's bow to add a sun-kissed luminosity to the skin.
5 Last but not least, I applied highlight shade in the highlight/lowlight palette on areas that I want to bring forward-like the tops of the cheekbones, brow bone, bridge of the nose, and cupid's bow.