From balms, to deep conditioning sticks to sheer colour glosses – lip colour products have come a long way in making your lips sexy and in totally kissable shape.
With the addition of moisturizers and antioxidants, with one clean swipe your lips are treated to the best in lip service: great colour, shine and hydration.
Chanel Rouge Coco Baume
A moisture-rich lip balm that hydrates and softens lips, for a healthier and fuller appearance. With its sheer texture, it glides on smoothly with a sumptuous, high-gloss finish. (Feb 2012 at Murale)
L’Oreal Colour Riche Le Balm
This balm stick gives sheer colour and - along with an SPF 15 - includes Argan Oil, Shea Butter and Vitamin E that provides lips with eight hours of hydration. (Jan 2012, at mass retailers)
Clarins Joli Rouge Sheer Lipstick
Delivers sheer and shiny colour while delivering deeply moisturizing lips. (Feb 2012, at Clarins department store counters)
NYC City Proof Lip Gloss
Lips feel deeply nourished and conditioned, while providing great lip colour. Lips stay soft and smooth an infusion of Kokum Butter Jojoba Oil for moisture and antioxidants such as Grapefruit and Vitamin A & E to help limit the visible impact of stress on lips. (Jan/Feb at mass retailers)
Clinique Chubby Stick Moisturising Lip Colour Balm
It’s a super-nourishing balm is loaded with mango and shea butters that gives lips a subtle touch of colour. It glides on like butter and keeps lips moisturized and soft and smooth. (Available at Clinique department store counters)
—By Toni-Marie Ippolito