Tag Archives: Balm

Clinique Super Balm Review

Clinique Super Balm Review

I’m what you call a lip balm addict. I have tubes of the stuff in my purse, on various tables throughout the house, in the car, and on my nightstand. My problem is, I like to wear lipcolor, but it’s often drying. Thankfully, I found that Clinique’s Superbalm Moisturizing Gloss provides the best of both…

Fresh Sugar Rose Lip Balm Treatment

Fresh Sugar Rose Lip Balm Treatment

In my opinion, Fresh Sugar Rose Lip Treatment SPF 15 is one of the absolute best lip balms out there. Unfortunately, at $22 it is also a bit pricey for a balm. However, it is a splurge that I find worthwhile, and I tend to buy one of the Fresh lip treatments every so often.…

Badger Company Lip Balms

Badger Company Lip Balms

Badger Cocoa Butter Lip Balms are truly wonderful all natural lip balms. They contain a couple of my favorite ingredients in balms, cocoa butter and olive oil, and are nicely flavored. The sweet orange tastes like one of those wonderful dreamsicle things, whether you think of that in terms of the drink or the ice…

Jack Black Lip Balm

Jack Black Lip Balm

Like lip balm that tingles and also want to avoid the mix of menthol and petrolatum ? Take a look at Jack Black Lip Balm SPF 25, Intense Therapy. The product contains Shea Butter and Avocado Oil, which are nice moisturizers in lip products. Vitamin E is included and it has mint for the tingle.…

Lip Balm Addiction: Myth or Real?

Lip Balm Addiction: Myth or Real?

Is lip balm addictive? I remember back in the dark ages of 1985 reading in my Seventeen magazine (never mind that I was by then eighteen) that lip products containing petroleum products were addictive. It didn’t really explain why. I later found several theories, the best being that petroleum jelly does not sink into the…

New Bourjois Duo Scrub Lip Balm

New Bourjois Duo Scrub Lip Balm

Now here is an interesting concept! The Bourjois Duo Lip Scrub and Balm has a mini buffer in the cap to exfoliate your lips. The balm itself moisturizes with glycerin emollients. There is only one shade, which is a sheer “pearly veil.” So this will impart some sheen. I prefer glosses such as that over a…