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The five best-lip balms for perfectly snackable lips for 2021 

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Guys, you do need a lip balm. Chapped, dry lips are neither sexy nor cool. It’s also NSFW! Your lips need a lot of love and care, as it tends to be often neglected when it comes to skin-care. All it takes is a simple swipe or two with a balm to nurse it back to form! Choose your pick….

1. Kiehl’s Facial Fuel No-Shine Moisturizing Lip Balm

Kiehl’s Facial Fuel No-Shine Moisturizing Lip Balm

If your lips are dry as the Sahara, this is the one for you. This no-shine formula enriched with shea butter lip balm is specifically formulated for men, leaving a matte finish. Smooth, hydrated lips on the go!

2. Nivea Active Care

Nivea Active Care

If you’re into sports or outdoor activities, this long-lasting, shine-free balm ensures your lips are hydrated and protected. It comes with SPF 15 that shields your lips from the harmful rays of the sun. Its colour-free and hydrating formula form a barrier to lock-in moisture to keep your lips supple.

3. Beardo Choco Mint Lip Balm

Beardo Choco Mint Lip Balm

The lip balm works hard to bring some relief to dull, lifeless and flaky smoker lips! Tint-and-gloss-free, it also helps in correcting chapped and cracked lips. All this with a choco-mint scent! There’s nothing to fault here really!

4. The Body Shop Vitamin E Care SPF 15

The Body Shop Vitamin E Care SPF 15

This one comes loaded with Vitamin E, as the name suggests. A unisex balm, it moisturises and protects the lips against harsh weather conditions. It also has been formulated with coconut and olive oils—which not only makes it glide on your lips easily but also absorb like a lotion—providing quick relief from dryness! Use it as a part of your skin-care routine to have smooch-worthy lips all year long!

5. Neutrogena Norwegian Formula Lip Moisturizer SPF 15

Neutrogena Norwegian Formula Lip Moisturizer SPF 15

This PABA-free and fragrance-free lip balm, packs in sun protection and healing. Its moisture-enriched formula with SPF 15 soothes and conditions dry lips—keeping them soft sans the waxy feel. What’s not to love?

Slide on the lip balms, gents! Your lips and your significant other will thank you for it!


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Eva Pavithran

Vertical Head - Lifestyle