Oh, those lips—pursed, pouting, smiling, frowning, and always personal and so, so deserving of the best lip gloss. Whether you are blessed with perfect cupids-bow lips or a stretchable smile with inviting and expressive lines that bring a perfect smile, the use of lip gloss brightens, lightens, and beckons all at once. In ancient Egyptian, ladies crushed fruits and bugs in a bowl and mixed the results with clay to create their finished look. Today you don’t have to mix your own colors; there are multiple lip glosses on store shelves. Your challenge is to select from crowded shelves to find the best lip gloss for you. Consider these ten lip glosses before you shop.
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1. Neutrogena Moistureshine Lip Smoother
Neutrogena Moistureshine Lip Smoother does triple duty. Foremost on its list of duties is to moisturize your lips with a unique formula of cucumber, glycerin, and chamomile. Second, on the list of duties is to act as a sunblock protecting your sensitive lips while you are out and about. Third, on the list is the shine that this lip gloss brings to your smile. Using Moisture Shine Lip Smoother provides the active woman the protection her lips need while delivering the finished look she craves.
2. Kopari Coconut Lip Glossy
Kopari Coconut Lip Glossy takes the use of coconut to the extreme. The product is cruelty-free, uses 100% organic coconut oil along with vitamin E and shea butter to hydrate and moisturize lips while delivering a glossy appearance that draws looks wherever you go. The clear gloss is appropriate for use over any color of lipstick or to add a shine to your natural, uncolored, lips. Using this Kopari product not only accents your beauty, but it also makes a personal statement about your place in the world.
3. Rouge Dior Brilliant Lip Gloss
Rouge Dior Brilliant Lip Gloss (Hollywood) is s long-wearing lip gloss that also acts as a balm and moisturizer. The designers equipped the formula with three lip care oils that work with vitamin E to activate collagen synthesis to soften and repair lips. Thanks to the needle-thin applicator pen, this lip gloss allows you to contour and accent your lips as you choose. The gloss comes in several hues that enhance lipstick. A natural hue brings a shine to otherwise naked lips.
4. Anastasia Beverly Hills Lip Gloss
Anastasia Beverly Hills Lip Gloss works as a lacquer finish The plumping lip gloss comes in black cherry and cream plum tints. The product is applicable over any ABH matte product to provide a plumper look with a metallic-like finish. One of the few formulas with a comfortable weightless feel, the Anastasia Beverly Hills Lip Gloss gives your lips that mirror-like finish without the stickiness associated with other products. A quick application lasts all day and well into the night.
5. Stila Stay All Day Liquid Lipstick
Stila Stay All Day Liquid Lipstick does just what its title says—it lasts all day, or at least up to 12 hours. Stay All Day carries a formula that feels comfortable on the lips and does not transfer or bleed—yes, you will not be leaving a tell-tale mark on his white collar with this formula. The product is enriched with vitamin E and avocado oil to encourage lip moisturization and helps to soften lip surface.
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6. Buxom Full-On Plumping Lip Cream
Buxom Full-On Plumping Lip Cream brings with it a refreshing tingly sensation when applied to your lips. Formulated with a unique peptide and hyaluronic acid booster, the cream brings your lips to a new level of plump. The product includes vitamin A and E to help moisturize your lips. It comes in several colors and can be applied directly to your lips or over your favorite lipstick to raise contours and leave an incredible shine.
7. Tarteist Remix Lip Gloss
Tarteist Remix Lip Gloss provides a great finish to complement any skin tone. Coming in a neutral shade, the liquid acts as a natural lip gloss. Augmented with hyaluronic acid and reflective floating glitter, the Tarteist Remix Lip Gloss elevates lip appearance to that desired “come hither” level that invites the passionate kiss. The Lip Gloss comes in several hues and can be used exclusively to get that pursed look or is perfectly usable as a finish over your favorite lip product.
8. Broadway Vita-Lip Clear Lip Gloss
Broadway Vita-Lip Clear Lip Gloss works as a moisturizing lip gloss to replenish and repair cracked lips. No matter how much you try, there will be days when painful lip cracks appear. There is no question of what to do. The Broadway Vita-Lip Clear Lip Gloss is formulated to cool lips and close cracks to encourage repair. The product comes in three formulas: Rosehip Oil to close fine cracks, Mint Oil to cool hot points, and Coconut Oil to moisturize.
9. Burt’s Bees 100% Natural Moisturizing Lip Shine
Burt’s Bees 100% Natural Moisturizing Lip Shine is a natural moisturizing lip gloss that is attractive to those conscious of their role on the Earth. Made of 100% natural ingredients, this lip gloss enhances the appearance of any set of lips with an enduring and endearing shine. Coming in multiple shades, this product is compatible with any skin color. Apricot and sunflower seed oils combine to produce an Earth-friendly lip gloss that attracts attention everywhere you go.
10. Bigelow Mentha Shimmer
Bigelow Mentha Shimmer Tint acts as a lip gloss and breath freshener. The product comes as a nude finish to enhance naked lips or to be applied as a finish over your favorite lipstick. The resulting shine enhances your smile and delivers that patented wet sheen look that says, “I’m here,” to anyone that looks. Infused with a healthy dose of mint, the gloss refreshes the feel of your lips when applied and guarantees a fresh breath for those close encounters everyone wants.
Lips are the final ingredient of any makeup formulation. If the eyes are the windows of the soul, the lips are an invitation to discovery. Women have known this formula of attraction since ancient times. Your adventures start with that elusive invitation toward discovery when you select the best lip gloss for you whether you shop online or from store shelves.
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By BCR Staff