When you find the perfect color, you don’t want to sacrifice the health of your lips. Since flaking and chapping is a common problem for many makeup mavens, a handful of drugstore beauty lines have created moisturizing lip colors that you can really count on.

Ulta Lipstick

Moisturize while you beautify. This lipstick offers a nice amount of suppleness to your pretty pout. It's not drying like a matte lipstick, it's silky without being too shiny. Available in other colors. Full, rich color. Long-lasting formula.


Revlon Super Lustrous Lipstick

If you can't limit yourself to choosing just a few colors, fret not, for this fan favorite lipstick comes in an astounding 82 options. This famous formula is available in four different finishes, from crème and matte to pearl and sheer. Available in other colors. Provides lightweight color and moisturizing shine. Formulated with vitamin E and avocado oil.

NYX Butter Lipstick

Butter is in the name for a reason! NYX's lipstick will effortless melt onto your lips without feeling heavy or tacky. The color is sheer, but easy to apply and still has a good color pay off.Available in other colors. Full, yet lightweight coverage.Satin finish.

L'Oreal Colour Riche Lipcolour


This formula lives up to its promise of nourishing your lips so well that a fashionable few go so far as to wear this as an elevated alternative to chapstick. Loreal lipsticks and this one is just as pleasing as the other[s]. Rich and creamy with no caking or pealing. Stays on for 3-4 hours before needing touch up. When it does wear off, it doesn't leave that nasty line around your mouth that some other lipsticks do. Available in other colors.Weightless, creamy texture. Moisturizes, conditions, and lasts for hours without flaking or splitting.


Rimmel London Lasting Finish by Kate Lipstick

Designed by one of the first and most famous supermodels, Britain's Kate Moss, you know you're in safe hands no matter the color you decide to paint on your lips! Kate's Rimmel Collection has become my go-to lipstick line. On a day to day basis, I wear light makeup, but I like switching things up with a lip color every so often. Available in other colors. Lasts up to 8 hours.High intensity color.

Revlon ColorStay Ultimate Suede Lipstick


If you're looking for long wear, look no further than ColorStay which has been a mainstay in Revlon's product cycle for decades now. Two words—transfer-resistant. Get to smoochin'!Available in other colors. Formulated with shea butter and aloe.  Soft suede finish.

Burt's Bees Lipstick

This formula promises 8 hours of hydration at a time, owing in part to the inclusion of Beeswax and Vitamin E.Burt's Bees Lipsticks are 100% natural and made with recyclable packaging. Available in other colors.Creamy and lightweight feel. Helps soften and condition lips.


Maybelline Color Sensational Creamy Matte Lip Color


A rare breed, these creamy matte colors include oils so your lips don't dry out while sporting such vibrant colors. Apply lip color starting in the center of your upper lip. Then work from the center to the outer edges of your lip, following the contours of your mouth. Available in other colors. Matte finish. Creamy texture.


Neutrogena MoistureSmooth Color Stick

We call it grab-and-go color. Toss this in your bag and apply on the fly to keep on top of your look.The more you wear it, the softer your lips will become! That's a beauty routine that really pays off. Available in other colors. Moisturizes and conditions lips.Twist-up color. Dermatologist-tested.


Milani Color Statement Lipstick

While this fact may not be fun, this lipstick is often sold out in-store because of it's ability to stand up against the most luxurious brands around. If you see it, stock up. Available in other colors.  Formulated with vitamins A and C. Buildable color.

Gone are the days of constant reapplication only leading to dehydrated lips. Now, just a few swipes of the following colors promise to keep your lips as conditioned as your favorite lip balm. From chubby sticks to classic tubes, there’s a format that will perfectly suit your daily habits and application preferences. Just blow us a kiss once you perfect your pout with a lipstick from our list, will you?