With cold weather creeping in, freezing temps combined with drying indoor heat can really take a toll on our lips. Here are a few of our favorite editor approved lip conditioners and hydrating lip color products designed to banish chapped lips and highlight your sexy pout.
Our Favorite Lip Conditioners
Caudalie Lip Conditioner
We love a good antioxidant lip conditioner, and this is one of the best we’ve found. Formulated with moisturizing active ingredients plus antioxidant grape polyphenols and repairing apricot oil, this lip balm leaves lips soft, repaired, and protected. Other perks include zero parabens, sulfates or phthalates, and zero animal ingredients or animal testing.
Soft Lips Cube 5-in 1 Lip Care
We certainly don’t mind when a beauty products serves as a mini work of art. This lovely lip balm combines function and style with its glass-like cube enclosure. This statement making balm keeps lips feeling smooth, hydrated, and protected, while adding a light touch of shine. Formulated with shea butter, it’s designed to moisturize even the driest of lips and contains SPF 15 to help prevent sunburn.
Butter Lip Elixir
So we’re kind of obsessed with this one. Made with 100% natural oils, Butter Elixir was created by three yogis looking for an all-natural moisturizer to use post yoga. Packed with naturally occurring vitamins, essential fatty acids, and amino acids, this is a keeper for everyday, everywhere use.
Albeit Nourishing Balm
A lip product worthy of any list, in addition to serving as a fashion piece on your nightstand; this is the kind of beauty packaging we live for. Formulated with moisturizing Argan and Marula oils, this luxurious conditioner creates a soft and sexy pout. You’ll be living for this weighty glass jar and gold lid this holiday season.
Our Favorite Lip Colors
Maybelline Color Elixir Lip Color
We love the rich saturated, color pay-off delivered by this sensuous lip balm-lip shine combo. The exclusive smoothing angora brush delivers an even application and sensuous feeling to your lips. The unique formula leaves lips feeling cushiony soft.
Chanel Rouge Coco Shine Hydrating Sheer Lipshine
This superb product makes us feel oh so glamorous inside and truly delivers all-season long. This beautiful black lacquered stand-by is a cult favorite due to its long-lasting, moisturizing shine and water-light texture. This product makes our list because all shades are universally flattering and ultra hydrating. Can’t decide? Try Boy or Romance—You’ll love the sheen delivered by these clever, award-winning favorites.
Nars Velvet Gloss Lip Pencil
We love creating a pouty lip with these easy-to-use artistry pencils. Buttery rich—they deliver sultry, shimmery lips. We especially love the colors Mexican Rose and New Lover. If you’re looking for a pencil-lipgloss-hybrid (and you know you are) this one is for you!
Clinique Long Last Shine Lipstick
It’s tough to find a long-lasting lipstick that’s non-drying and promotes shine—but this long-wearing formula does just that. We love the color pay-off and that it doesn’t feather or dry off.
Urban Decay Naked Ultra Nourishing Lip Gloss
A luxurious gloss and a rich lip balm combo you can’t deny. We’re all about this brand’s creamy texture and high-shine finish. Formulated with Hyaluronic Filling Spheres, vitamin E, avocado oil, and shea butter to hydrate and condition lips. Rosehip seed oil provides an extra hit of vitamins, including vitamins A and C. Free of parabens, sulfates and phthalates.
MAC Cremesheen Glass
As longtime admirers of this formulation, this unique creamy, glass-like gloss consistently delivers so it had to round out our list. A lip finish that fuses creamy lipstick with the shine of a suburb gloss. Ideal for everyday use for the girl-on-the-go! Try Fashion Scoop our personal favorite—it’s the perfect color for work and play.
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