Fresh Sugar Tinted Lip Treatment SPF15 in Nude, $33.
Did you know that those martinis you had over the weekend could cause chapped lips? That’s because alcohol tends to dry out the lips and skin. A quick fix? This hydrating balm with SPF15, which reduces flaking and leaves a shimmery blush tint that’s oh-so-pretty.
RMK Irresistable Glow Lips in #10 Fresh Pink, $45.
Ease into colour with this sheer pink complexion-brightening lipstick. This reformulated lippie hydrates your lips for a plumper pout.
Urban Decay Revolution High-colour Lipgloss in Punch Drunk, $33.
Going for after-work drinks as a midweek treat? Flaunt this bright orange hue. The pigment-rich formula feels comfortable on the lips and the colour does not fade easily.
Chanel Les Beiges Healthy Glow Hydrating Lip Balm in #10, $48.
This limited-edition sheer pink hue gives lips a healthy glow, while the emollient oil formula keeps them soft and smooth all day.
Silkygirl Colour Junkie Lip Polish in #01 Sultry Jess, $8.90.
This non-sticky liquid lipstick offers full colour with a super-shiny finish. It also has macadamia and jojoba seed oils to keep your lips moisturised so the colour doesn’t bleed.
Etude House Colour in Liquid Lips in RD301 I’m in Love, $17.90.
Go bold with a classic red hue. This is a lipstick, lip gloss and lip stain rolled into one, and it gives opaque colour in a single swipe. It feels like you have nothing on your lips.
Revlon Colourstay Moisture Stain in Barcelona Nights, $20.90.
Try a fun fuchsia for brunch with your girlfriends. This ultra-creamy liquid lip stain is long-lasting, and is packed with vitamin E and aloe vera to moisturise.
Photo of model: James Lightbown/Corbis
This story was first published in HerWorld Magazine June 2015.
If you have dry lips, check out this range of lipsticks that will both moisturise and prime your lips!