Tried & True Tinted Lip Balms for Hydration and Color

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Dry, chapped lips always seem to strike in the middle of winter. With a tinted lip balm, you can provide your lips with much needed hydration and nourishment, and prevent future dryness, all while giving a pop of color. Here are some of VALLEY’s favorite tinted lip balms to get you through the rest of the winter season.

Honest’s Tinted Lip Balm
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Made with antioxidant-rich acai extracts and avocado oil, Honest’s tinted lip balm is vegan and comes in seven different shades. It’s ultra-nourishing, and is made of skin-loving ingredients, so what’s not to love?

Glossier’s Balm Dotcom
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Glossier’s Balm Dotcom offers nine balm flavors, seven of which give a sheer tint. Formulated with castor oil, beeswax, and lanolin, they’re moisturizing, hydrating, and conditioning, which is perfect for dry, chapped lips.

Clinique’s Almost Lipstick
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A TikTok sensation, Clinique’s Almost Lipstick is a silky balm that falls somewhere in-between a lipstick and a lip gloss. With sheer coverage and a soft-shine finish, it comes in two shades and can be worn alone, or under or over other lip color.

E.L.F.’s Ride or Die Lip Balm
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E.L.F.’s Ride or Die Lip Balm comes in seven shades, and it is an affordable choice to repair dry lips. Infused with Jojoba oil, it’s a vegan and cruelty-free intensive lip balm treatment that gives a subtle splash of color while hydrating and plumping your lips.

Charlotte Tilbury’s Hyaluronic Happikiss Lipstick Balm
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Charlotte Tilbury’s Hyaluronic Happikiss Lipstick Balm has a Hyaluronic Acid-infused formula that combines the hydration power of a balm with the color payoff of a lipstick for a pigmented, dewy lip look. Vegan and cruelty-free, this balm also includes C-Peptide and rich emollients, which act to reduce the appearance of vertical lip lines and increase color payoff.

Have any other recommendations for tinted lip balms? Let us know and help us get through the winter season by tweeting us, @VALLEYmag!


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