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5 Decadent and Nourishing Balms for Naturally Luscious Lips

Your pout deserves nothing but the best from the world of luxury beauty...check out these superior formulas that will ensure your lips stay hydrated all day and also look their best with a subtle wash of rosy hue.

If you have wondered as to why the skin of your lips is more delicate and sensitive, it is simply because while the skin on the rest of your face can be up to 16 cell layers thick, the skin on your lips is only three to five layers thick. The outermost layer of the epidermis that performs the protective function—the stratum corneum—is also thinner. Hence, maintaining optimal hydration can be challenging, given the vulnerability to environmental aggressors like sun rays, pollution, and weather conditions.

Hence, an effective lip balm can prove to be an important tool in your skincare arsenal, which can prevent your lips from not only turning flaky or getting chapped but also enhance the texture and tone of lips to restore their natural resilience to keep them healthy and soft. So, if you have been disappointed after trying out a barrage of general store variety of lip balms, then read on to find out about some of the finest tinted lip balms, perfect for preserving the natural beauty of your lips and even pulling off the no-make-up make-up look (or simply for lazy folks like us!)

 

For a Hint of Glitter: Estée Lauder Pure Color Revitalizing Crystal Balm in Cosmic Crystal

For a Hint of Glitter: Estée Lauder Pure Color Revitalizing Crystal Balm in Cosmic Crystal

A li’l shimmer never hurt no one, and this luxe formula lends your pucker with an instant healthy sheen. Inspired by various healing crystals, it aids in keeping lips plump with hydration for long durations and consists of 92 percent naturally derived ingredients.

 

Kiehl’s Butterstick Lip Treatment SPF 25

For Sun Protection: Kiehl’s Butterstick Lip Treatment SPF 25

Enriched with coconut oil, broad spectrum SPF 25 sunscreen, and antioxidants like lemon butter, this balm is ideal for all-year use. It melts into the epidermis effortlessly and promises smoother and hydrated lips for up to 12 hours.

 

Clarins Instant Light Natural Lip Perfector in 01 Rose Shimmer

For a Glossy Finish: Clarins Instant Light Natural Lip Perfector in 01 Rose Shimmer

A treat for all you lip gloss lovers is this award-winning formulation with the therapeutic power of shea butter. Part skincare and part make-up, it also consists of acacia micro-pearls and vegetable waxes that nourish, protect, and soften coarse lips.

 

Ras Oh-So-Luxe Tinted Liquid Lip Balm in Mauve Pink

For Multipurpose Benefits: Ras Oh-So-Luxe Tinted Liquid Lip Balm in Mauve Pink

This multifaceted balm is a blessing for when you are on the go or in a rush as it can be used on your lips, cheeks, as well as eyelids. With the nourishing goodness of jojoba oil, along with plant-based butters and glycerine, this cruelty-free and vegan formula can also be worn as a top coat over your fave lipstick.

 

Laneige Lip Glowy Balm in Berry

For Maximum Hydration: Laneige Lip Glowy Balm in Berry

Offering sublime comfort to your lips, this lightweight balm sinks into the lips in a jiffy and infuses them with moisture from deep within. Preventing dryness and dead skin formation (especially when you are planning to wear a dehydrating matte lippie on top), it renders lips voluptuous and lends them just a hint of colour for a lively appearance.