Either people love it or get grossed out... I personally love it- there was an image with jewelry that inspired me to do something similar.
We first tried using a ring, then an emerald piece of jewelry then the spider. The other images weren't photographing well with the other props but then the spider worked perfectly!
There are several tricks to get perfectly shaped lips... When I went to school for makeup, lips were always very important! The trick to perfect lips is making them as clean and symmetrical as possible.