During our latest weekend adventure someone who will not be named – and by that I mean Mark – managed to get a bit sunburnt. Sure he had a jacket on the whole time and it was chilly but the sun was still out in full force. And while it is now the season of making sure you put sunscreen on I wanted to dedicated today’s post to something else you need to ensure you protect, your lips!
I have rounded SPF lip balm options that are hydrating, non-stick and provide all day comfort while providing that crucial sun protection. They vary in a few ways (think color) but all will keep your lips nourished without a white residue. And because it is important on both sides of the pond, I linked the best places to buy them both countries!
|Kiehl’s Butterstick Lip Treatment SPF 30|
This coconut oil based lip balm provides hydration for up to 12 hours, protects against against UVA and UVB rays, and adds a of subtle hint color.
|La Roche-Posay Cicaplast Baume B5 Repairing Balm|
This multi-purpose repairing balm is one of the most economical buys that soothes, repairs and protects. It also has added UV protection with SPF 50 protection to help prevent pigmentation and scarring from wounds.
| Menscience Advanced Lip Protection Spf 30 |
Get serious protection, relief, and healing under any conditions, with MenScience Advanced Lip Protection SPF30. This multifunctional advanced formula protects your lips from sun, sea, wind, or snow.
|Perricone MD No Makeup Lipstick Broad Spectrum SPF15 |
Enhance your lips’ natural colour and contour with the ‘No Makeup’ Lipstick from Perricone MD, a solid-to-serum formula fortified with broad spectrum SPF 15 for expert sun protection. With six colors to choose from this British brand promises that lips will feel restored, rosy and full.
EltaMD UV Lip Balm Broad-Spectrum SPF 31
This top-notch, water-resistant lip balm will have your lips protected and keep them hydrated for hours with ingredients like olive oil, vitamin E, beeswax, and zinc oxide for UV protection. I can not find it for sale anywhere in the UK but if you know of anywhere, please share in the comments!
$11 from Look Fantastic
|Coola Classic Liplux Organic Lip Balm Sunscreen SPF 30|
This top-rated lip balm from San Diego, California based brand COOLA utilizes natural ingredients such as raspberry and avocado butters to protect against UV rays with SPF 30, while seriously hydrating your skin.
Jack Black Intense Therapy Lip Balm SPF 25
This petrolatum based Therapy Lip Balm boasts a long list of ingredients including green tea, shea butter, vitamin E and avocado oil to offer both SPF 25 offers sun protection and protection against windburn and extreme temperatures.
|Aquaphor Lip Protectant + Broad Spectrum SPF 30|
Aquaphor Lip Repair + Protect Broad Spectrum SPF 30 helps relieve and soothe dry, chapped lips. The sunscreen broad spectrum SPF 30 helps protect your lips against UVA and UVB rays. Formulated with nourishing vitamins and shea butter, it provides long-lasting and effective moisture and keeps your lips looking and feeling soft.