“For beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness”, and then apply nourishing lipstick. The winter makes us want to fill our bags full of lip things for all occasions. We keep them on hand to make sure our lips are properly protected from the sun and elements, hydrated, soft and provided with a hint of a natural tint. The top winners get scraped to the very bottom, and here they are.
Aesop just makes your routine look a bit more cultivated, and their Rosehip Seed Lip Cream proves it. The aesthetically pleasing, yet simple packaging contains a clean product for softening lips, minus the greasy mess. If you enjoy applying products with your fingers, this vitamin-rich formula is the one to look out for. The scent strikes a perfect balance between fruity, floral and nutty.
Bepanthol Lipstick is a lip balm we found on a trip to Germany. When traveling to any place in Europe, make it a point to stop by a local pharmacy or apothecary. It is “the” place to find European health, skincare and beauty products like a native. We were advised to try Bepanthol for healthy and UVA protected lips. This is the only lip balm we’re sticking with for outdoor play.
Biossance Squalane + Rose Vegan Lip Balm is the kind of show off product that takes care of your lips from day to night. As an added bonus, the beautifully packaged product naturally plumps your lips without making you look overdone. If that’s not enough, Biossance comes with a seal of approval from Environmental Working Group. That makes it a keeper.
For very chapped lips, go for a clean product that conditions. Ilia’s Lip Conditioner is so opulent it melts right into your lips and stays put. On days your lips just can’t get enough moisture, this is the product that delivers the buttery and organic goods. Keep it on hand for overnight conditioning. It’s a no-brainer.
It Cosmetics Lip Treatment is a favorite here became of its innovative power to transform our lips from bland to pretty. The “Je Ne Sais Quoi Hydrating Lip Treatment” works with the warmth of your lips to bring out a flush of color. Besides that, it locks in moisture like nobody’s business. This is the multi-tasker we all deserve.
Ere Perez makes delicate lipsticks exciting again. The clean brand created a range of colors made with wild pansy extract, and they come in 6 shades of vegan tints. The gorgeous colors and healing ingredients make this the ideal lipstick for the remainder of your winter and beyond. We are obsessed!