From sun exposure to time spent in the sea or pool, there are lots of summer-related things which can affect your lips, leaving them chapped, sore and red. Fortunately, we’ve got a whole bunch of products which can help you to protect your pout, this summer and for the rest of the year. Read on for five of our faves:
This lip balm from Decleor is deeply nourishing and gives the lips a deep wash of moisture, leaving them feeling supple and soft. It melts in upon application and the combination of marjoram essential oil, shea butter and macadamia oil give comfort to lips which are dry and chapped. It’s suitable for all skin types and can be used whenever needed.
This rich lip treatment from Elemis is made from nourishing white bees wax, which is rich in vitamins and blended with peppermint to cool and smooth dry and chapped lips. It contains no petroleum jelly, which prevents further drying, unlike other lip balms and contains sunflower oil which is moisturising, nourishing and regenerating.
The signs of ageing can be particularly pronounced around the lips, which is why Dermalogica developed this lip treatment, specifically to deal with it. It’s a an anti-ageing lip and perioral treatment that smooths the appearance of laugh and feather lines while you sleep. It helps restore skin volume on and around the lips and hydrates to improve skin elasticity and restore barrier function against visible signs of ageing
Not only do you get a lip treatment with this cream, but you also get a treatment for your eye area, too. It firms and plumps the skin, giving a more youthful appearance by smoothing out fine lines and wrinkles. It harnesses plant stem cells help to redensify, plump and re-build thin, ageing skin around the eyes and lips.
If your skin is extremely dry or struggling with the premature signs of ageing, then this is the lip treatment for you. It’s designed to restore delicate tissue while minimising contour lines and helping to prevent the signs of aging, and contains hyaluronic acid, which holds over a thousand times its weight in water, provides maximum skin hydration for delicate lip tissue.