In case you haven’t noticed, it’s pretty chilly around most of the country this winter. All this cold, dry air is really not doing much for my skin, and my lips in particular, are really taking a beating. My lips usually chap in the winter, but this extreme cold is ridiculous! This issue has forced me to go out and find the absolute best solutions for my dry, cracked smackers.
The following lip treatments go beyond the everyday basic balm — giving you the best healing and protection.
Click through the slideshow for my favorite winter lip savers.
Really Bad Chapped Lips? No Problem! 1 of 9
You'll be able to ease the pain with the help of these products!
Clinique Superbalm Lip Treatment 2 of 9
This product is one of my favorites of all time. For real. I love it because it is ultra-thick and protective, but doesn't migrate all over my face, making it a great before-bed treatment.
Get it at Nordstrom for $14.50
Maybelline Baby Lips 3 of 9
When I learned that this product claims to moisturize for 8 hours and improve the condition of lips in one week, I knew I had to give it a try. I have not been disappointed, yet! They keep my lips soft, and I love the tinted varieties for daytime!
Pick it up at Target for $2.99
Aquaphor Healing Ointment 4 of 9
A dermatologist turned me on to this barrier gel years ago and suggested using it as a lip treatment, too. It seals in moisture and doubles as a great nighttime hand repair cream.
Found at Drugstore $5.99
Avene Cold Cream Lip Balm 5 of 9
This great balm contains castor seed oil and shea butter to nourish and protect against cold winter winds.
Available at DermStore $14
Dermalogica Renewal Lip Complex 6 of 9
Try this lip renewal product once, and you may be hooked! This product really works to soothe and heal dry, cracked lips. Plus, it feels amazing as soon as you put it on.
Get it at Dermalogica $26
First Aid Beauty Ultra Repair Lip Therapy 7 of 9
This intensely hydrating lip repair cream is formulated without parabens, petrochemicals, phthalates, or synthetic fragrances or dyes.
Found at Sephora $12
Nivea Lip Care A Kiss of Smoothness SPF 10 8 of 9
This very effective balm is formulated with shea butter and aloe for intense hydration, and contains sun protection.
Available at Drugstore $2.99
Osmia Honey-Myrrh Lip Repair 9 of 9
This all-natural balm with 79% certified organic ingredients offers some serious repair with manuka honey and myrrh extract.
Get it at Osmia $22