6 SPF-Infused Lip Balms for Protected and Hydrated Summer LipsJune 09, 2021
Just like hair elastics and bobby pins, lip balms have a knack for disappearing even though we own approximately 1,000 of them. But now that summer is heating up, you’ll want to keep at least one with SPF handy at all times. Whether you choose a tinted lip balm that looks like a lipstick, one with a dermatologist-recommended formula or just want the highest SPF you can find, be sure your favorite doesn’t go missing like the rest of ’em.
As a general reminder, no matter what level of sun protection factor you choose, you need to reapply at least once every two hours to keep your lips safe.To help you find the right SPF-infused lip balm, we put together a list of our favorites, ahead.
Kiehl’s Butterstick Lip Treatment SPF 30
This is a lippie you’ll instantly become addicted to. The coconut-oil-infused formula comes in six shades, that will give your lips a healthy flush of color and loads of glossiness.
Maybelline New York Baby Lips Moisturizing Lip Balm SPF 20
If you don’t already have a few of these in your lip balm stash, you’re missing out. Aside from using it for lip hydration and sun protection, it can also be applied as a highlighter on your cheekbones to create a natural, dewy-looking finish.
Jack Black Intense Therapy Lip Balm in Natural Mint & Shea Butter SPF 25
No matter the time of year, this lip balm always comes in clutch for hydration. The natural mint and shea butter formula is soothing and cooling on your lips making it an awesome balm for hot days on the beach.
Supergoop! Lipscreen SPF 40
If you’re looking for a high SPF, this lip balm is for you. You can either wear it on its own for a glossy finish or use it as a top coat for your favorite lipstick.
QUR 360 Lip Balm with SPF 15
The one-of-a-kind packaging on this lip balm guarantees you’ll never lose the cap again. Slide the innovative top back for smooth protected lips on the go.