Enamoured by fancy brands that churn out new, expensive products every month? The truth is, you don’t need to empty out your pockets to indulge in some self-love and a good old pampering for your skin. You might think that surely your lips need special treatment due to several reasons. Yes, your lips are packed with sensitive nerve endings and skin on your lips is so soft and thin that the blood vessels can be seen through it. But you really don’t the trendiest, costliest lip care product to keep them soft, smooth and plump. Here are some absolutely affordable yet incredible products to take care of your precious lips all under Rs 500! Here are some tips on how to apply ghee for lips and avoid chapped lips.
15 Fantastic Lip Care Products That Won’t Burn A Hole In Your Pocket
1. Sebamed Lip Defense With SPF 30 Triple Protection
This s a soft nourishing lip balm that provides relief from dry and cracked lips. It not only protects lips but also provides a smoothening effect. This German lip balm with pH 5.5 makes your lips healthy. It also provides protection from UV radiation and irritating environmental pollutants. Vitamin E and chamomile extract prevent inflammation on the lips. The intensive treatment properties of rice bran and jojoba oil nurture sensitive lips. The triple protection formula of this transparent lip moisturizer with SPF regenerates, nurtures, and defends lips. Sebamed Lip Defense SPF 30 is suitable for use in all seasons. It can be worn alone or before applying lipstick.
Price: Rs 427 for 4.8 gm
2. Biotique Bio Berry Plumping Lip Balm
This plumping balm restores lip fullness for a voluptuous, bee-stung look and refined lip contours. Berries are one of nature’s great sources of nourishing vitamins and antioxidants. Ripe berries also provide cooling, invigorating, aphrodisiacal effects to the skin and senses. It gives you perfect plumped up lips, moisturizes dry and chapped lips, is organically pure and preservative-free. And it is dermatologist tested for safety with no animal testing done. The colour leaves a natural tint and there is zero to minimal tingling with the application of this lip balm.
Price: Rs 175 for 12 gm
3. Juicy Chemistry Blood Orange & Rosehip Organic Lip Balm
Perk up your parched lips instantly with our hydrating lip butter! Blood Orange provides intense nourishment and revealing soft and smooth lips. Anti-oxidant and fatty acid-rich Rosehip helps reverse the pigmentation and prevents the breakdown of the cell membrane of lips caused by the use of harsh lip products. Moisturizing oils of Avocado and Almond in this butter provides complete lip treatment to fight dry and chapped lips.
Price: Rs 350 for 5 gm
4. The Face Shop Lip Care Cream – Shea Butter
The Face Shop Lip Care Cream is a portable lip care balm that provides intense nourishment to dry chapped lips with its soft, creamy formulation. It is a lip care balm for perfectly moisturized, healthy lips. This product heals chapped lips and helps dry lips to be hydrated quickly. The compact size makes it easy to use anytime, anywhere. It comes in a tube where you squeeze it and apply directly onto your lips. A moisturising barrier for your lips, it can be used as an overnight lip care product.
Price: Rs 450 for 12 gm
5. Bare Body Essentials Lip Scrub
Prepare your lips for pout perfection using Bare Body Essentials Lip Scrub. It doesn’t just smoothen your lips by removing dead skin cells from your lips but also heals and moisturizes them with the goodness of cocoa butter, shea butter, almond oil, argan oil, beeswax, olive oil and vitamin E. This gentle exfoliating lip scrub is great for buffing away dead skin. It contains almond oil, argan oil and vitamin E that help repair chapped and cracked lips. This scrub leaves your lips feeling smooth and soft and its regular use restores the natural tone of lips.
Price: Rs 350 for 15 gm
6. Swiss Beauty Lip Primer Mask
Swiss Beauty Lip Primer Mask has a soft balm-like texture that works as an overnight lip mask for soft and elastic lips. It helps lips absorb the skin-loving ingredients during 8 hours of sleep. This leave-on lip mask soothes and moisturizes lips overnight and its soft balm-like texture adheres to the lips and locks in moisture. It comes with a brush for easy application and leaves lips smoother and healthier-looking.
Price: Rs 249 for 4.5 gm
7. Juicy Chemistry Tuscany Lemon & Green Tea Organic Lip Scrubs
This lip scrub gently exfoliates and conditions dry and chapped lips with organic sugar to help them look and feel beautiful. Refresh your lips with a sweet hint of citrus. This juicy lip scrub is made with nutritious, tropical Tuscany lemon Oil, bursting with powerful vitamins. Beautiful, soft lips are just scrub away!
Price: Rs 295 for 10 gm
8. The Body Shop Born Lippy Pot Lip Balm – Strawberry
Dip into this strawberry-scented lip balm, for hydrated lips that feel nourished. The sheer rosy tint will give your lips a pretty colour while keeping them beautifully soft. This scented lip balm with a hydrating and nourishing formula gives your lips just the right hint of colour. Its sweet fruity scent is a plus and to make the most of it, directly to lips throughout the day.
Price: Rs 295 for 10 gm
9. DoYou Beauty Softening Lip Serum – Coffee
The skin on your lips is thinner than the rest of your facial skin. Add to that unavoidable factors like pollution, sun damage, cosmetic formulas and your pout feels (and looks) as parched as a desert! Here’s the shot of caffeine that’ll end the dry spell and leave you with luscious, pillow-soft lips. Caffeine keeps your pout supple by exfoliating dead skin and creating a rich, protective hydrating film over your lips. The vitamin E-rich formula tightens the skin, offers sun protection and boosts collagen (the cellular protein responsible for skin elasticity). This one’s lightweight, non-sticky, and fits right in your routine, wear it with your lipstick during the day and include in your bedtime beauty routine for overnight nourishment.
Price: Rs 250 for 10 gm
10. Natural Vibes Gold Beauty Oil Elixir
The Natural Vibes Ayurvedic Beauty Oil with 24 karat gold flakes is a blend carefully formulated to address all your skincare needs. This aromatic elixir is a fusion of Rosemary, Orange Peel, Tea tree, Patchouli, Chamomile, Rose, Pomegranate, Sandalwood, Lavender, Rosehip, Saffron, Lemongrass, Olives and 24K Gold Flakes. Rich in vitamins, antioxidants and essential oils, this beauty oil will make your lips glow naturally, while visibly improving the skin’s complexion. This lightweight oil will seep through your skin, hydrating and nourishing your cells with the missing nutrients that cause premature signs of ageing, discolouration and inflammation. The small particles of gold get absorbed into the skin imparting a rich glow, making your skin look healthy, fresh and much younger.
Price: Rs 499 for 3 gm
11. Matra 100% Natural Lip Balm Vanilla Ice, SPF & Moroccan Gold Infused
Matra’s Vanilla Ice is the statement Lip Balm to please your lips in all seasons. With its sensuous mix of warm vanilla with cool mint, it will have its undeniable charm on your lips. Infused with Natural SPF and moisturizing properties, the intoxicating Vanilla Ice will soon become an addiction. Enriched with Moroccan Gold, the Matra Lip Balms have a revolutionary formula providing a 360-degree lip care solution throughout the year! 100% Natural and Pure specially made with the Historic Wise Man’s Miracle – Frankincense, Myrrh and Moroccan Gold, Matra Lip Balms will provide the nourishment and moisture needed for a holistic lip care experience! So treat, exfoliate, recreate, rejuvenate, moisturize, nourish your lips!
Price: Rs 199 for 4.5 gm
12. KOCOSTAR Lip Mask Cherry Blossom
Kiss your dry, chapped lips goodbye with Kocostar Cherry Blossom Lip Mask! Your lips will be soft and kissable by the time you use this lip firming mask, a hydrogel lip patch infused with botanical extracts and moisturizing agents. Rejuvenate and fill parched lips with rose water for an elegant glow. Add this lip mask to your daily morning routine and your lips will always be moist and kissable. Grab, apply, and peel after 10 minutes. Your lips will feel fantastic and smell great! Kiss your dry, chapped lips goodbye!
Price: Rs 299 for 1 pair
13. TONYMOLY Kiss Kiss Lovely Lip Patch
Not only is the TonyMoly Kiss Kiss Lovely Lip Patch a great selfie prop, but it does wonders for your lips! After mere minutes of leaving this mask on your lips, they are left soft and hydrated thanks to the pairing of nourishing and hydrating ingredients. his mask is filled with a medley of hydrating and nourishing ingredients such as vitamin C, strawberry, blueberry and blackberry extract. The serum-packed hydrogel moisturizes and plumps your lips, leaving them super soft and smooth.
Price: Rs 150 for 10 gm
14. The Body Shop Vitamin E Lip Care SPF 15
This vitamin E lip balm moisturises and protects the delicate lip area against harsh weather conditions which cause dry, chapped lips. Formulated with vitamin E, coconut and olive oils, you can use it as part of your skincare programme. Twist-up and apply directly to the lips and apply as and when required. This product is suitable for all skin types, has SPF 15, contains vitamin E and is made with coconut oil from Samoa and olive oil from Italy.
Price: Rs 395 for 4.2 gm
15. Organic Harvest Lip Balm High Gloss With Green Tea Oil
Organic Harvest Green Tea High Gloss Lip Balm is a neutral shade lip balm that will add gloss to your lips apart from keeping them moisturized for a good 6-8 hours. This lip balm is enriched with Vitamin E and Green Tea oil and keeps your lips soft, supple all day long. It nourishes dry and chapped lips, is enriched with Vitamin E and Green Tea Oil and keeps lips moisturized for 6-8 hours. It is free from beeswax, parabens, mineral oil, PABA and animal ingredients.
Price: Rs 199 for 10 gm
Each one of us is guilty of having a pet splurge and it’s absolutely fine to pamper yourself with something you have been waiting to try or enamoured by. But what you don’t need to spend your money on is brands who put heavy price tags on products just for the sake of it. Taking care of your beautiful lips is easy and possible without crossing your budget. Try these TC46 recommended products and flaunt your pout!