Moisturizing Lip Balms That Will Save Your Dry, Winter Lips

December 03, 2020
Alanna Martine Kilkeary
By: Alanna Martine Kilkeary | by L'Oréal
Moisturizing Lip Balms That Will Save Your Dry, Winter Lips

As far as we’re concerned, it’s seemingly impossible to have too many lip balms during any time of year, but when the weather turns cold, we double down. Come winter, we cling to the most moisturizing lip balms we can find in the hopes of alleviating our dehydrated, dry or chapped lips. Ahead, you’ll find a list of our favorite hydrating lip balms that are guaranteed to give your winter lips the extra love and hydration they deserve.

Kiehl’s Buttermask for Lips

This buttery formula has a combination of coconut oil and wild mango butter that helps nourish and repair the lips overnight, so you’ll be ready to swipe on your favorite lipstick in the morning.

kiehl's buttermask for lips

YSL Beauty Top Secrets Lip Perfector

For the ultimate makeup primer, apply a coat of this lip perfector. It nourishes dry lips and sits perfectly under any lip color you apply over top. This one will keep you hydrated all day long.

ysl top secrets lip protector

Thayers Slippery Elm Slip Balm

If you like a really thick, heavy balm, opt for Slip Balm. It works to heal cracked and flaking lips, transforming them into cushiony pillows.

thayers slippery elm balm

IT Cosmetics Pillow Lips Solid Serum Lip Gloss

If there’s anything we can’t stand, it’s a sticky lip balm. This glossy option is anything but. The formula slides onto the lips with ease and contains hyaluronic acid and collagen for a slight plumping effect.


Sol de Janeiro Brazilian Kiss Cupuaçu Lip Butter

This sweet-smelling lip butter has cupuaçu butter, açai oil and coconut oil to hydrate and nourish your pout. Wear it on your lips by itself for a natural glow or pair it underneath your favorite lipstick for added hydration.

sol de janeiro brazilian kiss

Glossier Balm Dotcom in Fig

To add a red-purple tint to your lips without sacrificing moisture, slick on this balm that contains nourishing castor oil, beeswax and lanolin.

glossier balmdotcom in fig
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