You don't have to choose between lip care and makeup. How can you combine both - in the review

If you find it difficult to use colored lipstick in winter due to dry lips, read our article in which we will tell you how to combine caring ingredients and bright pigment in one product.

What is the difference between hygienic lipsticks and colored ones?

Before, the differences between hygienic lipstick and colored lipstick were obvious. The former moisturized and protected the lips from the negative effects of the environment (sun, wind and temperature changes), the latter gave a shade.

But recently, a lot of hybrid lipsticks have appeared on the cosmetic market, which combine both caring and decorative properties.

If you don't want to buy a new product and you have your favorite lip balm that you are absolutely sure of, we will show you several ways to turn it into color.

How to make lipstick color before application?

The surest way is to cook it yourself at home, because it's not difficult at all. For this you will need:

  • hygienic lipstick,

  • color lipstick,

  • water bath or candle,

  • an empty lipstick case,

  • tablespoon.

Now let's move on to the step-by-step instructions.

  1. Crush your favorite lip balm and put the pieces in a tablespoon. Add crushed pieces of colored lipstick. The ratio of one lipstick to another, choose depending on the desired result. If you want the lipstick to turn out to be a rich shade, then the color pigment should be more than half.

  2. Take an empty lipstick case and brush the inside edges with oil or wax.

  3. Light a candle or prepare a water bath, then bring a spoon to heat the mass. Wait for the contents to completely melt and turn into a liquid.

  4. Before the liquid has set, quickly fill an empty lipstick case with it.

  5. Then press a sheet of paper against the hole of the stick and twist the stick to form a smooth edge of the lipstick.

New lipstick ready!

For more clarity, watch the video instruction.

How to make color out of hygienic lipstick after application?

If you do not want to make a new hygienic lipstick, then you can color your lips in a simpler way. Our step-by-step makeup tutorial will help.

  1. Apply lip balm and wait about 10 minutes for it to absorb. Blot your lips with a tissue to remove excess.

  2. Take a small amount of colored lipstick on the tip of your finger and spread it over your lips, moving from the center to the corners. This application technique will provide a fashionable effect of kissed lips.

Natural lip makeup done!

Shaded lip balms review

As we said above, the latest generation of lipsticks combine the functions of hygienic and color. In their composition, in addition to pigments, a shock dose of caring ingredients has been added. Below are the most worthy options.

  • Baby Lips Cherry Maybelline

    Maybelline New York, Baby Lips Cherry Repair & Moisture Lip Balm, Slight Red Tint & Scent, 1.78 ml') Repair Balm contains honey, shea butter and aloe extracts to nourish and protect lip skin from external factors.On the lips, the shade does not look as bright as in the stick, but only gives them a slight pink tint. Bonus - SPF 20.

  • Butterstick Lip Treatment, Kiehl's

    Tinted Lip Balm Stick SPF 25 The tinted balm contains nourishing coconut and lemon oils to leave lips soft and smooth. The brand's collection includes five balms of different shades - from light pink to dark plum. The coating on the lips is quite pigmented, not translucent.

  • Volupté Tint-In-Balm, YSL Beauté

    There are more than ten shades of balms in the line - from nude to bright burgundy. The creators of the tool combined two textures in a stick. The outer layer cares for the lips and gives them shine, while the core, made in the shape of the lips, adds the desired shade.

Do you want to know more about hygienic lipsticks? In this article you will find a list of the best of them, according to the editors.

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