The world of lip balms has come a long way since your middle-school days, and today’s formulas are now available in tinted or sheer, long-lasting or quick-dry, and cheap or pricey. Any combination you could ever want. To make the sorting process much easier, we present to you the 10 best lip balms, stains, salves, and crayons you’ll actually get excited to slather on each day.
Laneige Lip Sleeping Mask
Enriched with vitamin C and antioxidants, its Berry Mix Complex offers a nutritiously sweet and fragrant blend of raspberry, strawberry, cranberry, and blueberry extracts to indulge the senses. The ingredient combo will sink right into your lips, providing you with long-lasting hydration and subtle shine.
Fresh Sugar Lip Treatment SPF 15
Formulated with sugar, a natural humectant that attracts and seals in moisture. It contains meadowfoam and blackcurrant seed oils to deeply moisturize dry areas of lips. The stain-gloss formula is perfectly hydrating, not at all sticky, and comes in 12 bright shades—ranging from pale rose to deep wine—that are so sheer and pretty, they’ll look good on every skin tone.
Price : $53.77
Glossier Balm Dotcom Universal Skin Salve
A hydrating, long-lasting, multipurpose lip balm and skin salve that’s packed with antioxidants and natural emollients to nourish and repair dry, chafed skin. It’s formulated with castor seed oil, beeswax, and lanolin that make it easily spreadable, so you can use it everywhere—across your cracked lips, over your ashy elbows, or even along your cheekbones for a natural highlight.
Clinique Chubby Stick Super Strawberry 07 Lip Color Balm
Balm meets lipstick in this tinted crayon that delivers all-day hydration, along with a surprisingly pigmented layer of color. Even the palest of the eight shades, Curviest Caramel, will leave lips with a subtle, yet long-lasting stain.
LaNatura Natural Vanilla Bean Lip Balm
All Natural Jumbo Lip Balm with Food Grade Flavor which Repair, Nourish, Soothe & Protect dry / chapped lips. No lip drying ingredients that cause you to constantly reapply. LaNatura lip balms heal lips and keep them moisturized even after use.