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… Continue Reading

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.… Continue Reading

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… Continue Reading

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┬áprefer glosses such as that over a… Continue Reading