Lip balms are an essential product for most people no matter what time of the year. But now that we’re experiencing some frighteningly cold weather, I thought I’d introduce you to some incredible lip balms that will hydrate and protect your parched pucker throughout the rest of fall and winter. All lip balms aren’t created equal and you’ll want to ensure that your lips are perfectly pampered this winter season.
One of the top lip balms for all seasons comes from Burt’s Bees. You can always count on this brand to deliver some of the best in natural skin care and their lip balm is no different! Swipe on some of their best-selling beeswax lip balm to keep your lips moist, conditioned and pain-free.
2 JACK BLACK Intense Lip Therapy Lip Balm SPF 25
You might know JACK BLACK as one of the high end grooming lines for men, but their lip balm is definitely something you won’t want to miss out on. Intense Lip Therapy Lip Balm contains SPF 25 and was field tested in extreme conditions to keep lips supple and smooth in the heat or wind. As a plus, their lip balms come in awesome fragrances like black tea and blackberry!
3 EOS Organic Lip Balm Sphere in Sweet Mint
EOS lip balms come in a variety of flavors and fragrances, but to combat the cold, dry winter air, Sweet Mint is one of the best! All EOS balms are 95% organic with shea butter and vitamin E, but Sweet Mint has a slightly minty sensation that goes on buttery and super smooth. Perfect for keeping your lips calm and comfy while you’re out and about.
4 Aquaphor Lip Repair
Aquaphor is one of those fabulous multi-purpose products that we all need in our bag. Not only does this little tube deliver amazing moisture and seal it in, you’ll also see noticeable improvement in the look of your lips. You can also use this handy ointment on your cuticles or your hairline when coloring hair, and it's a soothing skin treatment for baby.
5 Natural Ice Medicated Lip Protectant SPF 15
With a name like Natural Ice, you can expect some serious cooling and soothing benefits from this lip balm. This product is perfect for treating chapped lips, preventing wind and sun burn and for all around comfort and protection from the cruel winter weather.
6 Neutrogena Norwegian Formula Lip Moisturizer SPF 15
If you’ve ever tried Neutrogena’s Norwegian Formula Hand Cream, you’ll know that their lip balm is similarly soothing. This lip moisturizer contains PABA-free SPF 15, is fragrance-free and will hydrate and condition your lips no matter what kind of weather you’re facing without a waxy feel.
7 Maybelline Baby Lips Dr. Rescue Medicated Lip Balm
I’m a big fan of Maybelline’s Baby Lips so when they came out with a medicated version, I made a beeline for the drugstore. This lip balm comes in six colors so it can double as a soothing lip protectant as well as a lip product, but it also contains eucalyptus and menthol so your kisser is cool and calm. With 12 hours of hydration, this might be the only lip product you need!
8 LypSyl Intense Protection LypMoisturizer
LypSyl makes another excellent natural lip balm that’ll keep your lips moist and supple all the live long day. With Swedish beeswax, organic shea butter and vitamins A and E, your lips will be naturally beautiful and protected. As an added bonus, this lip balm’s case has a one-hand slide and oversized tip for fast and easy application on the go.
9 Neosporin Lip Health Overnight Renewal Therapy
Lip care is just as important at night as it is during the day. Neosporin’s Overnight Renewal Therapy repairs, restores and nourishes your lips while you sleep, so you wake up to healthier and smoother lips. In just three days, you can see a change in the look and feel of your lips!
10 YU-BE Lip Therapy
Yu-Be is another lip balm that has a famous hand cream counterpart. If you’ve never heard of this brand, it’s a 50+ year old Japanese company that was developed by a pharmacist. This lip balm contains camphor, glycerin and vitamin E for the ultimate in protection and hydration lost from wind and heat exposure. Excellent for normal to extremely chapped lips.
11 First Aid Beauty Ultra Repair Lip Therapy
First Aid Beauty makes another remarkable lip balm for chapped lips. They describe this product as an intensely hydrating and nourishing lip treatment that will repair and restore your lips of all skin types, even sensitive. Slather this on before you head out for the day for all-day comfort and conditioning.
No matter where you are in the world, there’s a lip balm out there that’ll soothe and protect your lips this winter. Dry, chapped lips are painful, unsightly and just plain uncomfortable, so having an effective lip balm is of paramount importance. What’s your favorite lip balm to use this season?