Lip balms are typically used to relieve dry and chapped lips, as it often contains moisturizing and hydrating properties to help combat the issue. Some serve as sunscreen for your lips while others may have cosmetic benefits, and then there are some that can be used for sensitive lips while others are best avoided if you have allergies.
Although this may seem confusing right now, fret not, we have listed down 9 lip balms that you can pick from for your ultimate benefit.
Best lip balm for dry sensitive lips
Price from SGD14.14
If you have annoyingly dry and sensitive lips, give the Face Shop Dr. Belmeur Daily Repair Moisturizing Lip Balm a try! This sticky-type lip balm will ensure that your lips stay moist and rejuvenated all day long. Plus, it is specially formulated without the use of additives and fragrance for a healthier usage.
DHC Lip Cream is one of Japan’s finest award-winning lip cream designed to provide long-lasting moisture for your lip’s benefit. Enriched with Vitamin E, the lip balm helps nourish and tackle symptoms of aging including the appearance of vertical lines. Besides presenting youthful looking lips, the lip balm can also be used as a primer.
Best lip balm with SPF -suitable for daily use
Price from SGD7.35
While you’re exposed to the hot Singaporean weather, your skin is trying its best to work out the damage done by the UV rays. The least we could do is to speed up the process with Neutrogena Norwegian Formula Lip Moisturiser SPF 15. This lip balm possesses SPF 15 which provides mild sun protection that will soften, smooth, protect and condition dry, chapped lips. Besides, it is fragrance free and ideal for everyday use as it doesn’t leave a waxy feel.
Best lip balm for eczema
Price from SGD8.99
We understand that eczema can be extremely unpleasant and if it spreads on the lips, it can cause more discomfort than usual. Luckily, Lucas Papaw Ointment Lip Balm Australia Papaya Hydrating Moisturizing Creams will be able to tackle this issue. This lip balm not only moisturizes the lips, but it also serves as an ointment for skin ailments such as minor burns and scalds due to its anti-bacterial and anti-microbial properties.
Baum de Rose considers itself the “Rolls Royce of lip balms”. Hence, fans of By Terry should be happy to find that they have designed a take-anywhere tube version of the brand’s signature product that will provide rich nourishment and hydration at any time.
Albeit pricier than other lip balms, the sheer baby will be able to cure you of your peeling, chapped lips with its powerful ingredients. Especially since it contains hyaluronic acid that is known to provide hydration and smoothen skin surface.
If you have been dreaming of healthy, smooth and supple lips, consider this a dream come true! BURT'S BEES Beeswax Lip Balm is 100% natural, which means it does not contain harmful petroleum jelly like most of the other lip balms. Besides that, it also contains Vitamin E which helps to moisturize your lips.
Korean skincare products are highly commendable, and this Honey Cera Repair Lip Balm by Etude House is no exception. You may want to use this if you suffer from cracked and dry lips as the moist texture allows you to just glide your way from side to side, and fill the cracks in your lips while providing nourishment at the same time.
Best lip balm tinted with color
Price from SGD30.00
We all enjoy putting on lipstick, but lip balms are just so much more convenient. CLINIQUE Chubby Stick Baby Tint Moisturizing Lip Colour Balm serves a triple function of being a lip balm, lip tint and lip colour. A must have in your purse for all kind of event and occasions.
Dr Bronners Organic Lip Balm is another 100% organic lip balm worth looking into especially if you have allergic lips. It is safe to be used on any skin type including sensitive skin due to its non-synthetic properties. Additionally, this product also helps provide extra long-lasting moisture thanks to its content which includes jojoba, avocado and hemp oil.
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