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When the daffodils bloom and the birds begin to chirp with increased energy, spring is here and summer can’t be far behind. Warmer weather ushers in a flurry of warmer, paler, and prettier brilliant colors for the lips than during winter months. This year is no exception.
Here are our top five spring lip color picks that are sure to flatter you:
Smashbox L.A. Lights Blendable Lip & Cheek Color ($29)
This dual-purpose pale stick tackles both lips and cheek, and comes in five colors that range from a sheer pink pearl to a rich berry. Inspired by the light from L.A. ‘s “magic hour,” this blend
Once upon a time, you had to choose between moisture or color when picking a lipstick or gloss. But not anymore. Updated lip hybrids—meaning lipsticks, lip stains, balms, and glosses—provide equal parts moisture and durable color. You can kiss those old lip products goodbye.
We all love the tried and true Clinique Chubby Stick, a moisturizing lip balm with a hint of color. But check out this hybrid, Clinique Superbalm Moisturizing Gloss ($15). This high-gloss lip balm has antioxidants and moisturizers that keep your lips luscious while relieving dryness. In nine differen
YOUR LIPS SURE TAKE A BEATING WHEN THE SUN SHINES
Sun exposure and heat can cause lips to suffer and shrivel, but relief is on the way!
PUCKER PROTECTION – Lips are extremely susceptible to sunburn because they don’t have melanin which can help protect skin from the sun’s harmful UV rays. High SPF is important as lips are also in danger of skin cancers. Apply a sun-protective lip product daily and carry it with you to reapply throughout the day. BANANA BOAT SPF45 Aloe Vera with Vitamin E is one of the cheap and cheerful lip savers you can pick up at any drugstore.
HYDRATE 24/7 – Look for hydrating ingredients like beeswax, shea butter, vitamin E, almond, jojoba or coconut oi