Just like the rest of your skin, your lips deserve care and attention too! Neglecting proper care can lead to dryness, leaving you with dehydrated, and chapped lips or could even trigger lip eczema.
This is especially crucial if your lips are sensitive to certain ingredients, as improper products can trigger painful allergic reactions (imagine dealing with that irritation while enjoying spicy foods – yikes!).
We’ve compiled some of the best lip balms that are super moisturising, and safe for all kinds of lips. It might seem like a tough quest to find the perfect one, but it isn’t possible at all!
Whether your lips are sensitive or you’re just looking to add a pop of colour, we’ve got just the thing for you.
Best tinted lip balms in Malaysia
Melixir Vegan Lip Butter
Apart from keeping your lips hydrated, the Melixir Vegan Lip Butter brings you more benefits than you might expect.
Think of it as your lip’s best friend – not only does it provide deep nourishment, but it also brings a touch of vibrant colour that you can adjust to your liking. Plus, it’s super creamy, and soft, giving your dry, chapped lips the revitalisation they crave, all without any beeswax or honey.
The powerful duo of Agave, and Shea Butter soothe, and replenish your lips, rescuing them from any discomfort.
In just a single swipe, your lips are treated to a long-lasting, natural glow, making it perfect for your everyday wear.
This retails for RM70 on Sephora.
Lips Carpenter Tinted Lip Balm
Lip Carpenter believes in something special – creating beauty products that are good for you and the planet. They’re all about using natural ingredients like moisturising butters and oils in their products.
And forget about ordinary – Lip Carpenter knows you’re one-of-a-kind. That’s why they offer a personalised experience, letting you choose the colours, scents, and intensity of your lipstick.
You can even get your name engraved on it! It’s like a gift made just for you or your loved ones, created with care and freshly handmade.
This retails for RM88 on Lipscarpenter.
Mac Cosmetics Glow Play Lip Balm
Available in five stunning shades, this is one you’ll want to add to your handbag essentials.
These glossy tints bring a playful burst of everyday colour to your lips, creating an irresistibly full look. Enriched with shea butter, mango, and jojoba seed oils, they offer instant soothing, smoothing, and hydration. But that’s not all – there’s an exclusive Moisture Glow Matrix that locks in moisture, pampering your lips with both immediate and long-lasting hydration.
Over time, your lips become smoother, plumper, and irresistibly soft.
This retails for RM95 at MAC counters and on Sephora.
Fresh Sugar Lip Treatment
Imagine an iconic tinted lip balm, but with a limited-edition twist – it’s adorned with shimmering shades, and delicate floral drawings on its case, capturing the tender touch of a petal’s kiss.
These sought-after lip balms does more than just provide your lips with 24 hours of hydration, but also offer a hint of colour that you can easily build up, adapting to your unique skin tone.
Enriched with sugar and plant-based fruit oils, this creamy formula acts as a shield against dryness, leaving your lips feeling fresh and looking vibrant.
This retails for RM110 at Fresh boutiques and on Sephora.
RMS Tinted Daily Lip Balm
Looking for a daily lip balm that’s lightweight, and not greasy?
Introducing a luxurious balm available in natural or with a touch of subtle colour. This little wonder does it all; it treats, shields, and drenches your lips with healthy, scent-free hydration that lasts for up to 12 hours.
It gives you a lush, delicate hint of lip-bitten colour, making your pout look irresistibly good! Plus, it’s light, never weighing you down.
This retails for RM118 on Sephora.
Bobbi Brown Extra Lip Tinted Balm
Bobbi Brown isn’t just famed for their iconic foundations; their wonderful tinted balms also take the spotlight. Bursting with natural oils like olive, jojoba, and avocado, this extra lip tinted balm offers both plumping hydration and a subtle hint of colour.
Thanks to its plumping peptide technology, this balm is known to provide a plumped-up appearance that lasts a full 24 hours. As it diminishes the appearance of fine, dry lip lines, your lips feel soft and velvety. What’s more, it elevates all lip tones with a charming touch of flattering tint.
This retails for RM159 at Bobbi Brown counters and on Sephora.
Best lip balms for sensitive lips in Malaysia
Sebamed Lip Repair
Most of us are already familiar with Sebamed. Their products are perfect to soothe and ease sensitive skin.
Well, this budget-friendly lip balm is no different. It delivers strong protection and eases tingling lips. Bisabolol steps in to soothe and heal, while Jojoba Oil and Shea Butter provides intense care, making your lips soft and well-nourished.
This retails for RM22.30 on Guardian.
Eucerin pH5 Lip Active
This lip balm comes with SPF 15 protection, shielding your lips from sun damage similar to how you protect your face. It contains vitamin E to safeguard your lips from free radicals, and panthenol to soften and ease redness as well as irritation.
It’s also enriched with soothing Licorice extract, providing much needed relief for severely dry and cracked lips.
This retails for RM23 on Watsons.
Burt’s Bees Moisturizing Lip Balm
If your lips are easily upset, Burt’s Bees has your back with their super gentle moisturising lip balm!
This lip balm skips out on parabens, phthalates, and petrolatum, making it perfect for those with sensitive lips. It comes in several yummy flavours such as mango, pink grapefruit, cucumber mint, pomegranate and more.
This retails for RM28 on Sephora.
Cetaphil Protective Lip Balm SPF50
Those with sensitive skin are no stranger to Cetaphil’s body care products, but did you know they had lip balms, too?
This simple yet effective lip balm is light and clear, perfect for lips that are extra sensitive. It’s a multipurpose moisturiser that keeps your lips hydrated and even protects them from the sun with SPF50 protection.
The SPF50 in this lip balm has one of the highest levels of sun protection you can get in a lip balm, and it won’t leave any white residue on your lips.
This retails for RM29.50 on Guardian.
Dr.Jart+ Ceramidin Lipair
For those with sensitive lips, picking a lip balm that’s free from fragrances is a smart move. The Dr.Jart+ Ceramidin Lipair is one to consider as it doesn’t contain any fragrances.
This intensive lip treatment works like a charm, giving your dry lips some much-needed love, making them feel soft, and velvety. You can frequently apply it on your dry lips throughout the day.
Its applicator fits your lip line perfectly for an easy appliance.
This retails for RM45 on Sephora.
Kiehl’s Lip Balm #1
Always on the go?! Make sure you have everything before you walk out the door including Kiehl’s Lip Balm #1.
True to its name, Kiehl’s Lip Balm #1 has been a hit from the 1960s, and its fame is well-deserved.
It boasts a trio of mighty ingredients such as squalane, which boosts your lip’s moisture defences and lanolin, that nurtures and repairs. The addition of vitamin E helps neutralise skin-damaging free radicals, in addition to antioxidant protection.
This timeless lip balm is also made without parabens, formaldehydes, and mineral oil.
This retails for RM45 on Kiehl’s.
L’Occitane Shea Ultra Rich Lip Balm
This beauty brand offers high-quality personal care products made with natural and sustainable ingredients from local farmers and artisans.
And their lip balm is one of the best, thanks to its deeply hydrating shea butter. Shea butter also works like a protective shield, sealing in moisture to keep your lips comfy and shielded from tough elements like hot weather, wind, or air conditioning.
But, that’s not all, this balm doesn’t just offer a lavish sensation – it goes deep into your lips, providing essential nourishment from within.
This retails for RM49 on L’Occitane.
First Aid Beauty Ultra Repair Lip Therapy
Among the top lip balms out there is a favourite from First Aid Beauty (FAB). This lip balm is made with utmost care, excluding any ingredients that might bother your lips.
It’s a treat for your lips as it’s infused with the healing magic of FAB’s Ultra Repair Cream. This means your lips get long-lasting moisture that truly nurtures. Plus, the semi-matte finish lets you wear it alone or as a base under lipstick.
Plus, it’s made without petroleum, rescuing dry and chapped lips without any fuss.
This retails for RM60 on Sephora.
Supergoop Lipscreen SPF40
Pop this lip balm in your bag, and you’ve got a strong shield against the sun for your lips. With SPF40, it guards your sensitive lips against harmful rays. It will be super handy for sunny days, especially when you’re hitting the beach.
It contains ingredients like grape seed extract and sunflower seed oil, which pack powerful antioxidants to safeguard your skin against free radicals.
Swipe this clear, protective formula on top of your favourite lip colour for a shiny finish, or wear it on its own for a natural look.
This retails for RM108 on Sephora.