Chapped lips are annoying, painful, and an all-around awful experience. As we all know, the dry winter air can exacerbate and worsen your chapped lips. However, you don’t have to let the winter (or summer!) defeat your lips! If you want to keep your lips smooth and moisturized, you need to consistently exfoliate and hydrate your lips. These products will help keep your lips smooth and supple all year long. 

Aquaphor Lip Repair, $4


Aquaphor is dermatologist recommended and is formulated with vitamins, shea butter and chamomile essence. It’s also specially formulated for sensitive lips/skin! 

Carmex Original Tube (3ct.), $3


Carmex is the lip balm equivalent of Old Faithful. It’s medicated, so it soothes and protects dry lips. 

Yes To Coconut 2-Step Single Use Lip Kit, $4


This single-use lip kit will exfoliate, hydrate, plump and smooth your lips! This is perfect for when your lips are incredibly dry and you need a quick fix. 

Maybelline Baby Lips Moisturizing Lip Balm 05 Quenched, $3

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Maybelline’s Baby Lips clinical strength lip balm will leave your lips smooth and hydrated. Bonus: It contains SPF 20.

Sol De Janeiro Brazilian Kiss Cupuacu Lip Balm, $18

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With Cupuacu, acai and coconut oil, your lips will be left moisturized and hydrated. The balm will also intensify your natural lip color. 

Nyakio Kenyan Coffee Lip Polish, $24

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Nyakio’s Kenyan Coffee Lip Polish gently exfoliates and polishes to keep your lips smooth and supple. This lip polish is meant to prep your lips for Nyakio’s Baobab Lip Balm.

Nyakio Baobab Lip Balm, $22

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Nyakio’s Baobab Lip Balm melts instantly to hydrate dry lips. Bonus: it’s cruelty-free!

If you’re looking for even more product recommendations to keep your lips smooth and moisturized (even in the winter), check out our article on lip scrubs!