Lip Fix: 13 Best Lip Products
Is there any part of the face more vital and visible than the lips, yet is any part more sorely neglected? Lips are subject to the same environmental and lifestyle stresses as the rest of our skin, and they deserve the same kind of loving care. To keep lipstick in place, soothe chapped lips, or put a little extra plumpness in your pucker, stock your makeup bag with these essentials.
Fresh Brown Sugar Lip Polish
Gently slough away dead cells and dry flakes to reveal the smooth skin underneath. This sweet-tasting exfoliator contains real crystals of brown sugar that help gently exfoliate and shea butter to keep lips moisturized.
Tarte Maracuja Lip Exfoliator
This stylishly simple tin is perfect for keeping in your purse. Raw sugar exfoliates while maracuja oil hydrates and promotes cell rejuvenation.
Smith’s Rosebud Salve
A gentle all-purpose salve, Smith’s is a favorite among estheticians and makeup artists. The coveted but affordable balm has been produced by The Rosebud Perfume Company since 1892.
Philosophy Kiss Me Exfoliating Lip Scrub
It’s easier to apply color to properly exfoliated lips; the color stays longer and wears more evenly. Philosophy's lip scrub can help you get those perfectly exfoliated lips.
Carmex Moisturizing Lip Balm
For sore, irritated, or chapped lips that need extra support, Carmex delivers menthol and camphor to cool and soothe, plus it creates a barrier that protects lips as they heal.
AmorePacific Moisture Bound Lip Treatment
This luxurious moisture gel has a proprietary time-release formula that hydrates lips for up to eight hours and protects against free radicals and UV rays. It also contains botanical extracts that increase circulation, to give lips a natural flush.
Worn alone or over lipstick, this tingle-inducing tinted gloss increases circulation while it moisturizes to create the illusion of fuller, plumper lips.
O-Plump Intuitive Lip Plumper
With a unique mix of natural ingredients, this gloss applies clear and reacts to your natural chemistry to create a custom shade of pink. Bonus: also plumps your pout.
Make Lip Primer
Once your lips are buffed and moisturized, use a primer to create the perfect base for long-lasting lip color. Applied underneath lipstick or gloss, it helps color stay in place to prevent it from bleeding, feathering, or fading.
Elizabeth Arden Lip Fix Cream
Apply this moisturizer with your regular day or night cream to keep lips in peak condition for color. This cream keeps cells healthy and hydrated to keep lipstick perfectly in place.
Laura Mercier Lip Silk
Use this nourishing treatment at night and wake up to fewer fine lines and softer lips in the morning.
Soap & Glory Sexy Mother Pucker XL Extreme-Plump Collagen Lip Shine
This collagen-infused lip gloss is a must-have for small lips. Make your kisser noticeably bigger without pricey and dangerous injections.
Cargo Reverse Lip Liner
If your main complaint is that your lipstick bleeds or feathers, apply this flesh-toned liner to the outside of the lips, defining the lip area and creating a budge-proof boundary.