More and more brands are releasing hybrid, multitasking products that aren’t quite lipsticks and aren’t quite lip balms. For chapped-lipped individuals, these lipstick alternatives are a godsend, delivering all-day moisture plus a welcome pop of color.
Here are the best non-drying lip products if you have ridiculously chapped lips.
– lilah b. Tinted Lip Balm
Soothe and relieve dry, chapped lips while getting your dose of color with this clean formula made from natural goodies like beeswax and lavender essential oil. One swipe instantly softens lips, leaving you with a pretty finish in a subtle hue.
– Givenchy Le Rouge Perfecto Beautifying Lip Balm
Givenchy lipsticks have long been a personal favorite. This lip balm iteration delivers plus moisturizing ingredients like shea butter as well as eosin that reacts to the pH of your skin to leave you with the perfect customized shade.
– Laura Mercier Stick Gloss
You can opt for a high shine or shimmer finish with this super moisturizing product that the brand describes as a cross between lip balm, lip color, and lip glace. A blend of antioxidants, lip conditioners, and vitamins A, C, and E boost the health and appearance of lips while also delivering perfectly sheer color.