With summer burning your lips, and winter drying them out, it seems like you really just can’t win. Rest assured, affordable lip care is out there! In fact, the options are endless. If you’re on the hunt for the best product to provide moisturizing relief, look no further.
Here’s an all-inclusive list on the best drugstore lip balms on the market right now – and they’re all under $10!
Burt’s Bees leaves your lips soft, smooth, and smelling like honey or peppermint in no time. With its quality all-natural formula this lip balm is made for easy application that’s thick without being too gloopy. Keep a stick in your pocket because it’s definitely a fan favorite!
Where to get it: Walmart, Target
How much: $2.97
When the air gets dry, don’t let your lips suffer. Aquaphor is a classic that’s been around for years. In that time, Aquaphor has perfected its Lip Repair formula, providing moisturizing relief to keep your lips nice and supple.
Where to get it: Rakuten, Drugstore.com, Walgreens
How much: $4.29
Where to get it: Walmart, Walgreens, Drugstore.com
How much: $7.19
While the price sticker may be higher than other drugstore contenders, Neutrogena’s lip balm boasts a texture that’s soft, smooth, and packed with SPF 20. Offered in an array of nice and natural colors, this lip balm will give your lips a flattering tinted color that lasts all day.
This household name didn’t rise to fame for no reason; users grew up with Chapstick and stuck with it for its low price, but high quality moisturizing capabilities. Find these in a bunch of your favorite flavors, including Spearmint, Green Apple, and Strawberry at almost any local drugstore!
Where to get it: Walmart, Rite Aid, Kmart
How much: $2.94
Famous for its adorable egg-shaped packaging, Influensters are raving about eos lip balm. Easy to apply and long-lasting, users are hooked on this fun balm’s delicious scents and organic formula.
Where to get it:Target, Walmart, CVS
How much: $2.53
Vaseline’s Lip Therapy is perfect to apply at night before heading to bed. Its protective and moisturizing formula is thick, but you’ll wake up with fully hydrated lips the next morning—perfect for those long winter nights that leave your poor lips chapped and dry.
Where to get it: Drugstore.com, Walgreens
How much: $1.79
Prepare for Nivea to become your go-to for lip care, their line of kiss-able, minty lip balms leave your lips with a pleasant, tingly feeling and last for hours. The moisturizing formula is absorbed into your lips, providing relief that doesn’t require reapplying.
Where to get it: Drugstore.com, Walgreens
How much: $2.54
Many swear by Smith’s Rosebud Salve as a true wonder product. After all, not only is it an excellent lip balm, it can also be used to soften chapped or rough skin or to relieve painful cuticles. Some even claim it works great for diaper rash or as an eyelash conditioner! For under $6, this multi-use balm is a steal.
Where to get it: Beauty.com, Drugstore.com, Sephora
How much: $5.59
Recognize these from your childhood? I used to have tons of these Maybelline Baby Lips balms in all of their colorful versions. Extremely affordable yet effective, you can count on this lip balm for ultimate moisturizing power in fun, delicious flavors.
Where to get it: Target, CVS, Kmart
How much: $2.69
Small enough to keep in your pocket or your purse, you’ll always want to have CoverGirl’s Natureluxe gloss balm on hand. With the comforting and softening feel of lip balm, you’ll also love the color that makes it more like a lip stain or lipstick—talk about the best of both worlds!
Where to get it: Amazon, Walmart
How much: $4.85
When protecting your delicate lips from dryness, you can’t go wrong with Weleda Everon’s lip balm. With gentle, natural ingredients, this formula smells like flowers and makes your lips soft and smooth without the need for constant reapplication.
Where to get it: Drugstore.com, CVS
How much: $5.99
Kiehl’s might soon become one of your lip care staples. It’s packed with SPF 4, so don’t worry about your lips getting sunburnt either. The petroleum jelly formula can also be used to mix lipstick colors.
Where to get it: Kiehls.com
How much: $7
No matter the season, Carmex will keep your lips looking fresh and supple against the harsh conditions with its hydrating formula and SPF 15 capabilities. After the pleasant tingling sensation, your lips will be left looking shiny and new! It’ll also work as a second skin to heal scratches or cuts. Not to mention, this is one of the most affordable options on this list, so you can stock up and keep one in every purse you have.
Where to get it: Drugstore.com, Walgreens, Walmart
How much: $0.96
This sleek and slender lip balm will leave your lips with a cooling, refreshing sensation. With great flavors like Vanilla and Mango Peach, this lip balm will ensure your lips stay silky smooth all day long!
Where to get it: Walgreens, Target
How much: $2.69
Your chapped lips will thank you for applying Blistex Lip Balm. For under a dollar, you can transform your lips for the ultimate relief and softest feeling lips ever. Many users love the feel and smell of the medicated version, although Influensters from all over are loyal to the Blistex name.
Where to get it: Walgreens, Drugstore.com, Target
How much: $1.59
There you have it! Now that you’re armed and ready with this all-inclusive list of the best, most affordable lip balms out there, you can take your nearest drugstore by storm and keep your lips soft and smooth all year ‘round.
What’s your favorite lip balm? I’d love to hear! Let me know in the comments below! Head to the Influenster website for more!