Our lips are one of the most sensitive parts of our body and deserve some TLC. After all, nobody likes having chapped lips. So we’ve curated a list of the best moisturising lip balms that’ll give your lips some much-needed love! We know that everyone has their own preferences when it comes to lip balms so we’ve made sure to include plenty of variants just for you!

So whether you’re on the lookout for something colourless, tinted, light-weight, or even heavy-duty, we have them all on this list. One thing is common though; all of these lip balms are super moisturising and will leave you with lips that anyone would fall in love with.

1. Innisfree Glow Tint Lip Balm


  • 5 different coloured variants available
  • Contains vegetable oils
  • Smells like berries

We’re starting off with an offering from the best Korean skincare brands ever, Innisfree. Now they do have some of the most fabulous skincare ranges, and this offering is another hit as well. This lip balm isn’t just super moisturising but also leaves your lips with a beautiful tint that will help your lips look naturally plump and radiant. These lip balms come in 5 different variants, and each of them has a different tint to it. So whether you’re looking for a subtle colour or a vibrant berry-like hue, they’ve got it all.

This product is made using vegetable oils which ensures that your lips stay moisturised for a long time. And the light fragrance of berries will help you lift your mood because who doesn’t love the berries? This lip balm can be your OG lip product because it does it all for you. Colour, moisture, and a lovely fragrance. We highly recommend buying this product during the winters and dry months when you need some moisture but don’t want to compromise on the colour.

2. Burt’s Bees Natural Moisturising Lip Balm


  • A wide range of lip balms to choose from
  • Very moisturising
  • No parabens, SLS

Burt’s Bee has always had some of the most cult-classic lip balms so is it a surprise to see them on this list? With their use of natural ingredients and wide range of unique flavours, you have plenty to choose from and won’t ever feel bored. These lip balms are very healing and restoring when it comes to chapped lips. Not only do they provide some intense moisture to your lips, but they also lock in the moisture for a very long time.

You can use the colourless variants underneath your makeup, and it won’t disturb the colour of your lipstick while maintaining the glow and plumpness of your natural lips. But they don’t just variety when it comes to flavours. They also give you plenty of options when it comes to the level of moisture you want as well. So if you want a lightweight or deep-conditioning, or even one with SPF, they have it all. The design is very minimalistic and you can use it on the go.

It is super to use and does wonders to your lips without much hassle. You can try using some of their classic flavours like the Vanilla Bean, Mango Butter, Coconut&Pear, or even Tinted Rose if you’re wondering which one to choose. And if you want something without flavour, then they offer those as well!

3. Laneige Lip Sleeping Mask


  • Repairs and restores your lips at night
  • Looks very aesthetic
  • Highly recommended by beauty experts

We’re sure that you’ve seen this product being recommended by plenty of beauty and skincare Youtubers. And for good reason too! This sleeping mask from Laneige deserves all the hype it gets and more. You just need to wear it before you go to bed, and you’ll wake up with beautiful looking and restored lips. These lip masks are formulated to make sure that all the dead cells from your lips are gently removed while you are sleeping and you wake up to perfectly plump lips. This lip balm is on the thicker side, so we recommend using this at night only.

This product is best for those who don’t like to reapply their lip balm again and again during the day. If you have intensely chapped or damaged lips, then we highly recommend giving this one a try. It contains hyaluronic acid, which is famous for its moisturising properties, and also anti-ageing benefits which is always a great bonus. The packaging is pretty adorable as well, and you also get a spatula to make sure that everything remains clean. They offer plenty of variants, but their berry variant (the pink one), has to be the most popular one.

4. Etude House Cherry Sweet Lip Balm


  • Perfect for everyday use
  • Contains sweet cherry extracts
  • Comes in 5 different variants

If you’re looking for moisturising lip balms that you can use every day for your chapped lips, then this is the perfect choice for you. Etude House’s Cherry Sweet lip balms are light-weight balms, with hints of beautiful colours which will make leave your lips looking healthy and radiant. With ingredients like sweet cherry extract and a blend of some really nourishing oils that will smoothen any lines, your lips are sure to be super glossy.

They come in over 5 different shades, and each has a different level of pigmentation, so you can choose one that suits your skin tone best. It comes with a sweet peach scent which is very refreshing and will leave you wanting to reapply it again and again. The darker colour in this range, RD301 is almost a deep cherry-red which is going to look great on any complexion. So if you want a hint of sheer colour on your lips along with a decent amount of hydration, then you’ve found the one. The price for these lip balms is pretty reasonable as well.

5. Glossier Balm Dotcom


  • Very aesthetic packaging
  • Repairs lips very fast
  • Plenty of flavours and colours to choose from

Glossier Balm Dotcom has to be one of the more popular lip balms available on the market, and for all the right reasons too! It is one of the more moisturising, and multi-purpose lip balms available on the market and it works its magic in just a few minutes. You just need to apply it and wait for a few minutes and you’ll witness your chapped and dehydrated lips transform into plump and hydrated ones!

The balm is rather thin, but your lips are going to remain hydrated for a long time. You can choose from plenty of flavours, and colours as well. Some of them are beautifully pigmented and leave a very pretty stain even after the balm dries out. The formula of these balms is also very dreamy, and the packaging is also rather aesthetic. One tube lasted me around 2 months with daily use, so the amount is pretty decent too. These balms have a strong smell though, so those who don’t like scents in their products can perhaps skip this one.

6. Organic Sierra Bees Beeswax Lip Balm


  • Contains only natural ingredients
  • Contains USDA-certified beeswax
  • No colour, artificial ingredients used

If you’re looking for a lip balm that doesn’t have a lot of ingredients and is a clean alternative to all of your previous lip balms, then look no further. Organic Sierra’s lip balms are one of a kind and are made up of only 5-6 ingredients. They are also very transparent about how they source and process their lip balms. The beeswax used in these balms is USDA-certified which means that they are sourced from farms with only the best quality beeswax.

They have many different flavours to choose from like Black Cherry, Grapefruit, Coconut, Tamanu & Tea Tree, Pomegranate, etc. But if your major concern is moisture and hydration, then try out their Shea Butter and Cocoa Butter variants. They smell heavenly and are super moisturising. But all of their lip balms are infused with Vitamin E which is a healing ingredient, which ensures that your lips are restored and also eliminates any further damage to your skin.

These lip balms also don’t contain any colour, synthetic fragrances, white petroleum, or even preservatives making them a great choice for even beauties with sensitive skin.

7. Aritaum Lip Balm


  • Contains ginger extracts, and orange oils
  • Works like a natural lip plumper
  • A blend of hydrating oils that protect your lips

We’ve all heard of all sorts of ingredients being used in lip balms, but this lip balm is sure to blow your mind away. Containing extracts of ginger and orange oils, these lips balms not only moisturise your lips but also activate your skin cells, and help the blood flow. This means that your lips are going to look super plump with a natural flush to them. Aritaum Lip Balm can also work as a subtle lip plumper, which will help you plump your lips without the discomfort caused by the other plumpers available in the market.

These lip balms also react to the heat of your body, causing them to melt right away. And the blend of hydrating blends is very enriching and makes sure that your chapped lips remain smooth. Besides all of this, it also contains a formulation of natural butter which locks in all of this goodness! It comes in 3 different colours, so if you like the extra colour on your lips you’re going to love these. The shades are Flame Rose, Lovely Pink, and Dreamy Coral, and suit all shades.

If you don’t want any colour, then you can opt for their colourless option. These lip balms are super popular, and raved about so be sure to get yours too!

8. Innisfree Green Tea/Canola/Honey Lip Balm


  • Unique Green Tea variant
  • Clean and relaxing natural smell
  • High amounts of amino acids

These lip balms are made using over 6 natural ingredients which make sure that your lips get all the care they need. The Green Tea Lip Balm is a deep-conditioning lip balm that naturally nourishes your lips. This balm may seem mild, but don’t be fooled. The amount of moisture that they provide is no joke. These balms are extremely well-formulated and contain high levels of amino acids which ensure that your lips get plenty of nutrition as well.

They do an excellent job when it comes to eliminating dry and chapped lips, and these also give a very clean and relaxing vibe. There is no artificial smell to them, which is perfect if you dislike having lip balms with smells. The Green Tea lip balm comes highly recommended because you don’t usually get lip balms in that flavour. But even their Honey and Canola variants are really good too.

9. HEYXI Vaseline Lip Balm


  • Can be used as lip primer, lip mask, etc.
  • Removes pigmentation
  • Looks very high-end and sleek

HEYXI Vaseline Lip Balm is a sleek-looking lip balm that not only moisturises your lips but also works as a lip primer. You can apply a thin layer of this balm to make sure that your lipstick not only stays on for longer but doesn’t crease after a while as well. The formulation is colourless and makes sure that your lips stay hydrated for a long time. You can use it during the day, and well as during the night. Use it as your lip primer, or use it as a lip mask at night. The options are endless!

This versatility and texture make it one of the best multi-purpose moisturising lip balms that you can find in the market. This balm also removes any pigmentation from your lips. In fact, with daily use, you’ll be able to see the difference it creates. The sleek packaging also makes it look very high-end even though it is pretty affordable compared to its competitors.

10. Kiss Beauty Aloe Vera Soothing Lip Balm


  • Changes colour based on pH
  • Contains aloe-vera extracts
  • Waterproof and water-resistant formula

Enriched with aloe-vera extracts, Kiss Beauty’s lip balms are one of a kind. Not only are they super moisturising, but they also change colour. This colour change happens according to the pH of your lips, so everyone gets a slightly different colour. But don’t worry, the colour that you get will be like your natural lip colour, but better. And who doesn’t want that? The formulation ensures that the moisture stays for a very long time, and even the colour leaves behind a pretty hue.

Not only that, but it also has a waterproof and water-resistant formula; the stain that is created doesn’t budge at all. It’s a perfect long-lasting stain and what’s more impressive is its price point. It is one of the cheapest lip balms that you find in the market. And with so many benefits, is it even wonder why they’re one of the most popular moisturising lip balms on the market.

This brings us to the end of the list of our top picks for the most moisturising lip balms available. We’ve done our best to include all sorts of lip balms, but do you have a hidden gem that you would like to recommend? Let us know in the comments below. Happy moisturising, and do remember to use your SPF!

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