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Best Top 10 Lip Balms Ever
Importance of using a Lip Balm
I wanted to express the importance of using a lip balm and some of the best lip balms out in the market. I want to share the reasons behind using a lip balm. I tried making this article as interesting as I possibly can and hope you find this helpful. The main goal is to give the readers and beauty geeks as much options in lip balm from drugstore to high ends. If you want to be amused with various lip balms, then please continue to read.
Using a lip balm (also known as "moisturizer") is depended on the individual and their needs. Everyone has unique lip texture and everyone's needs differ. Lip balms today, have become a trend. With so many colors and textures available, it has become a "want."
Below is a link to a great article that explains the importance of using a lip balm.
Importance of Lip Moisturizer
- Importance of Lip Moisturizers - HowStuffWorks
The importance of lip moisturizers cannot be overstated. Visit HowStuffWorks to learn about the importance of lip moisturizers.
Types of Lip Balms
You might be surprised at how many types of lip balms are available. With the vast variety of products and their benefits one can be easily confused what the difference is. The list below describes those different types of lip balms.
Organic: These balms are made of oils, herbals and essential oils. They keep the lips very soft and moisturized.
Natural: These balms are made of "nature", including fruits and vegetables.
Vegan: These lip balms are not tested on animals. They are also cruelty free products.
Introducing the Top 10 Lip Balms Ever
I am very excited to be sharing my absolute top 10 lip balms ever. I own all these at the moment and love them all. Although the purpose of all is the same and are all mostly natural and organic, I love to try different lip balms for the scent and the color. My lips tend to be very dry all the time, even in the summer. In this case, I try to keep a handful of lip balms with me. For me, its an obsession right now. I hope you enjoy this article and become an owner of one of these lip balms. Happy Reading!
10. Burt's Bees Nourishing Lip balm with Mango Butter
Cost: The cost of this is approx. $4.89.
Description: The first lip balm that made it to my list is the "Nourishing Lip Balm with Mango Butter." It is 100% natural. It hydrates and soften the lips. It protects the surface of the skin to leave it healthy looking. It also has a fruity flavor.It is clear which means it has no color. If you want to purchase some thing that is affordable then defiantly go for this.
9. eos (Smooth Sphere Lip Balm)
Cost: The cost of these are around $3.99. You may get them cheaper at Walmart once on sale.
Description: This balm was recommended by a family member. When I started to use it, I was addicted to the taste and scent of it. I only apply this once for the next 4 hrs and it keeps the lips feel and look very moisturized.This lip balm is 95% organic and 100% natural. It is paraben free and petroleum free. Some of its ingredient include Vitamin E, shea butter, and jojoba oil. It keeps your lips smooth, soft and moist. It is also said to be long lasting and it has a twist-off top.
Try some of EOS lip balms
8. Maybelline Baby Lips
Cost: The cost of baby lips range from $2.98-$5.99. This is because it depends on where you buy this from. Honestly, the place is Walmart.
Description: This was the first lip balm that I purchased. Today, I use this as an everyday essential because of the "baby lips" feel that it gives. This lip balm has 8 hr hydration. You will feel renewed lips in 4 weeks as claimed by Maybelline. It has SPF 20 and moisturizes the lips for up to 8 hrs.
Maybelline Baby Lips Review - Macey
7. Nivea Lip Butter
Cost: The cost of this is between $2.76-$2.99.
Description: This was recommended by a best friend. Since I bought it, I went back and also purchased the second one called, "Raspberry Rose." I love it for two things, one for the packaging and the other for the extreme moisture that it gives to the lips. I keep one of these in my purse to use all the time.
The two main formula of this are the shea butter and almond oil. It provides intensive moisture and long lasting care. Vanilla and macadamia ingredients leaves the lips super soft.
Quick Review on Nivea Lip Butter Balms - Raluca Bastarache
6. Vaseline Lip Therapy
Cost: The cost of this is $1.39 at Walmart.
Description: For me, it was a spontaneous decision to try this lip product. I had to try it because of the cute packaging that it was in. It was a pleasant surprise to feel and see how wonderful this product was.
This product is known as, "wonder jelly." Its company gave it this name because it is one of the best jelly that keeps your skin in good condition. It heals dry skin, protect minor lip wounds, guards against wind burn and reduces the appearance of fine lines. It is hypoallergenic and wont clog pores.
Value Pack of Vaseline Lip Therapy
5. Tony Moly Mini Bluberry Lip Balm
Cost: The cost of this is $10.00 at sephora.com.
Description: It takes time and a little bit of product knowledge to try a high end product. Almost every store does have a 14 to 30 days policy depending on where you live, but it can still be hard to try products you don't feel comfortable about. This is why I wanted to add in high end brands too. These are brands that I have tried and love.
The "tony moly mini" lip balm not only does it smooth lips but also helps protects and plumps them. It is a light weight and creamy formula. It has natural ingredients such as, blueberry, cranberry, strawberry, and blackberry extracts. It is a must for dry lips. You can wear it as a base.
4. Rosebud Perfume Co. (Minted Rose) Lip Balm
Cost: The cost of this is $7.00 at sephora.com.
Description: This was recommended by one of the sales associates at Sephora. This is perfect for the winter weather. Although I spend most of my days of winter at home, my lips tend to get very dry. The cause of this could be dehydration due to lack of fluids taken. I was amused by an article where they talk about the causes and cures of dry lips. I want you guys to read this as well, and maybe this may motivate you of taking better care of your lips in future.
Coming back to "Rosebud Perfume", this helps sooth dry lips. It also calms and reduces irritation. The main ingredients include, essential oils of rose and peppermint.
Zoom Health explains reasons of dry lips
- Why Are My Lips So Dry? --Causes and Cures
Causes of dry lips and natural remedies for dry lips, based on medical research. List of tips to decrease dry lips. Dry lips as you age.
3. Dior Creme de Rose Smoothing Plumping Lip Balm
Cost: The cost of this lip balm is $28.00 Sephora.
Description: If you purchase this one then, this one is going to be one of the most expensive lip balms you have ever purchased. However, the cost does equal the quality of the product too. It has a SPF 10. It re-plums and hydrates the lips, it also has a rose scent. it has Vitamin A & E, Shea Butter and rose of Damas essential oils.
This one is recommended but not needed. It is one of the most high ends brands I have ever tried. I don't use this one often with the fear of finishing it quickly. It is nice to keep it when travelling.
2. Clinique Baby, Baby, Baby, Chubby Tint Moisturizer Balm Set
Cost: The cost of this is $17.50/pack of 3 lip balms at Sephora.com.
Description: This is my recent purchase and I love it! It These are also made of Shea Butter and jojoba oil. They have a sheer and colored finish. The pack has 3 of the most amazing color combos of soft violet and pink. They are soft and have a creamy formula. These tend to bring the natural skin tone of your lip color. Highly recommended!
1. Bobby Brown Lip Balm
Cost: The cost of this is $20.00 on the Sephora website.
Description: You will think many times before purchasing this lip balm, mainly because of the price. I have to say it is worth the money. This product is a perfect blend of natural and organic ingredients. I use this as a primer under my lipsticks. I love the non greasy texture of this balm and the long lasting power.
A blend of wheat, avocado and olive oil. It also has a petrolium formula to hydrates the layers of lip skin. It is for all skin types and can be used as a primer under many other lip products.
Choose your Lip Balm
Which lip balm would you purchase next?
Thank you for reading!
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