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Keeping Your Lips Luscious

Whether you’re looking for protection from the summer sun or need to shield your lips from cold, windy winter air, there is a lip treatment for every taste. Locking in moisture is key if you want to keep chapped lips at bay. The trick is choosing products that contain soothing ingredients while avoiding those with harsh irritants. Take your lips from cracked to kissable with these luscious offerings.

Fresh Sugar Lip Treatment

A cult favorite, Fresh’s sugar lip treatment nourishes with meadowfoam and black currant seed oils while simultaneously protecting skin with vitamins C and E. Also rich in sugar, grapeseed oil, and beeswax, this product boasts an SFP 15 and will run you about $24. Not on board yet? It also comes in 14 different shades and has buildable color for those who really want to stand out.

Ilia Tinted Lip Conditioner

Beauty meets practicality with Ilia’s tinted lip conditioner. Available in 15 shades and ringing in at $28, this product is cruelty free, gluten free, organic, and uses all-natural dyes. Ilia’s formula uses a blend of oils to hydrate skin while beeswax seals in moisture.

Jack Black Intense Therapy Lip Balm

At just $8, Jack Black Intense Therapy Lip Balm is good for your skin and your wallet. This product contains beeswax, petrolatum, and shea butter, which soothe and lock in moisture, as well as green tea and vitamin E, which serve as powerful antioxidants. As a bonus, the balm also has an SPF 25. With no shine or dyes, Jack Black is great for men and women alike.

Photo by Emily Long

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