Lip balms are a great way to add moisture and protection to your lips. They offer protection from the elements and dryness, or you can use them as a base for your favorite lipstick. Here are some of the best lip balms for pigmented lips.
Size: 0.10 oz/ 2.8 g·ITEM: 1826023
Color: Rebel - cool toned glossy pink flamingo
Pulse is the color of my lips when I was in my twenties and thirty's. It's pigmented enough that I don't even need a lip liner. ...Love this formula for my ultra dry lips. The colour is more pigmented than I had anticipated.
What it is:
A multitasking balm that provides a fresh, wet gloss without stickiness for cheeks and lips and offers super hydrating lip protection.
This ultra-moisturizing lip balm features rich color and gel shine. It is formulated with over 30 percent super hydrating, lip-protecting plant oils derived from rapeseed, sunflower, cottonseed, and soybean, as well as vitamin E as an antioxidant. Gel Color Lip + Cheek Balm offers vibrant color and smooth coverage, while gel polymers provide a fresh, wet gloss without stickiness.
What it is formulated WITHOUT:
Color: Share My Fantasy - violet with a pink iridescent shimmer center
Subtle golden lips!...My lips are constantly dry so I decided to try this lip balm. ...I’m a lip balm addict. These are super cute. The red is more like a lipstick for how strong the colour is- it’s a beautiful golden glimmering red.
What it is: A jelly lip balm with a shimmer heart core and comfortable wear that leaves a glossy finish.
Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens. This product is also vegan and cruelty-free.
What Else You Need to Know: Cute to the core, all three shades of these perfectly-pigmented balms are perfect for wearing alone or over your favorite lipstick. I’ll Show You How is a peach-tinted jelly balm with a warm-gold center. Running Hot is a soft-red jelly balm with a subtle red sparkle center. Share My Fantasy is a violet jelly balm with a pink, iridescent-shimmer center. Expect gloss shine results and comfortable all-day wear.
Love this product, makes my lips look hydrated. It’s also very pigmented for such a light colour....Love it! So smooth and pigmented!...It’s smooth and creamy and doesn’t feel grainy or collect that crusty white stuff on your lips. And the color is gorgeous and so pigmented!
What it is: Tarte's™ Maracuja Juicy Lip Balm is an all-in-one vegan balm, gloss, color & treatment. Juicy lips are in!
Formulation Type: Lip Gloss, Lip Balm & Treatment
- Maracuja Oil: Rich in essential fatty acids and vitamin C for visibly firmer, smoother lips.
- Grapeseed Oil: Known for visible anti-aging properties.
- Goji: Promotes collagen production and helps retain skin’s moisture.
Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, phthalates, mineral oil, and sulfates SLS & SLES. It is also vegan, gluten-free, and cruelty-free.
What Else You Need to Know: Maracuja Juicy Lip is an all-in-one vegan balm, gloss, color, and treatment.
Size: 0.10 oz / 3 g·ITEM: 2372480
Color: Passion Flower - peach perfection
Highly Pigmented & Worth Every Penny...This balm is highly pigmented—-much more than you’re thinking. ...keeps you lips hydrated...In terms of value, these balms are pretty pricy, depending how frequently you reapply lip balms.
What it is: A lip balm that provides a rush of lush hydration, dewy, luminous shine, and a tantalizingly juicy tint.
- Shea Butter: Hydrates, protects lips, and increases visible elasticity and firmness.
- Vitamin E: Protects lips from free radicals, wrinkling, and other visible signs of aging.
What Else You Need to Know: This lip balm is rich in soothing emollients, vitamins, and antioxidants that enhance visible elasticity and fight free radicals. The formula quenches your desire for lightweight hydration, addictive nourishment, and sensual softness.
Size: 0.35 oz/ 10 g·ITEM: 2387215
Color: 1 Clear - clear
Fantastic Lip Balmn...I had chapped lips and I tried everything under the sun, but when I purchased this lip balm, it healed my chapped lips within 1 day. ...The best lip balm!!...I have been through a LOT of lip balms in my time and hands down this is the best.
What it is: A vegan, hydrating lip balm that glides on easily, provides lips with just a hint of sheer, natural color and glow. Enhances natural lip luster.
Formulation Type: Lip Balm & Treatment
- Avocado and Cucumber Butters: Condition lips.
- Plant-Based Squalane: Conditions, moisturizes, softens, and soothes lips.
What Else You Need to Know: Formulated with avocado butter, plant-based squalene plus other plant-derived ingredients to keep lips hydrated and soft. The cushiony texture moistens and nourishes your lips for a healthy-looking pout all day long. Sheer color and natural finish glide on your lips effortlessly.
Size: 0.1 oz/ 2.96 mL·ITEM: 2393932
Color: Balm Frost - translucent pink with gold shimmer
I think this would work best on very light pigmented lips, as mine are not dark, but are not light and I could not see any hint of pink. ...I have many Tom Ford lipsticks and balms, and they’re among my favorites. I was willing to spend this amount on a colorless balm because other shimmer based TF lipsticks/balms have met my standards.
What it is: A lip balm that offers nourishment and moisturizing with a veil of shimmering iridescence.
Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, formaldehydes, phthalates, and mineral oil.
What Else You Need to Know: Created to lavish weather-stung winter lips with soothing hydration, Balm Frost is a sumptuous, apply-all-day pearlescent lip balm. Its pale pink, shimmering lip bullet glides on smoothly, leaving behind hydrated, fuller looking lips.
Size: 0.21 oz/ 6.5 mL·ITEM: 2434454
Color: Ma Puce - raspberry lolly
I wish it were a bit more pigmented. I purchased the Merit lip oil recently too and prefer that, and it’s 35% cheaper....I wish the Balm was a tiny bit more pigmented but I absolutely love the formula.
What it is: A tinted, clean liquid lip balm that cushions lips with weightless nourishment to hydrate and protect.
Formulation Type: Lip Balm & Treatment, Lip Gloss
- Organic Jojoba, Almond, and Argan Oil Blend: Hydrates and softens.
- Shea Butter: Nourishes and soothes.
- Plant-Based Seed Oil: Imparts a cushion sensation without stickiness.
Ingredient Callouts: This product is gluten-free and cruelty-free.
What Else You Need to Know: This juicy, pillowy, and hydrating lip balm uses a bouncy formula, naturally derived pigments, squeaky-clean ingredients, and an innovative gel-oil system to cushion lips for a luxurious, healthy sheen.
Size: 0.09 oz/ 2.8 g·ITEM: 2440949
Color: 303 Soothing Red - sheer coral red
I thought it was going to be as pigmented as it is. It feels so smooth n nice on my lips just wish it was classified as a lip stick rather than a lip balm as they are usually clear. ...I didn’t notice any plumping effect and it hydrates just as much as any other cheap lip balm. It is very pigmented if you like lips balms with a lot of color but I wouldn’t buy it.
What it is: A skincare-infused color lip balm made with 95% natural origin ingredients* to nourish, visibly plump, & smooth the lips, with up to 24H of hydration.
Formulation Type: Lip Balm & Treatment
Benefits: Hydrating, Long-wearing, Plumping
This lip balm is very pigmented and moisturizing, I really think the color is beautiful and it has a slight minty scent to it!...It’s pigmented. Its wear time is the usual for a balm. I apply about every 3 hours and after eating.
What it is: A hydrating balm to tint and treat your lips.
Formulation Type: Lip Balm & Treatment
- Hyaluronic Acid: Delivers and retains moisture for optimal hydration.
- Vegan Collagen: Hydrates and smooths.
- Micro-algae: Smooths, softens, and reduces the look of fine lines.
Ingredient Callouts: This product is vegan, gluten-free, and cruelty-free.
What Else You Need to Know: This four-in-one vegan lip liner, primer, balm, and tint has the hydrating power of a balm with the color of a lipstick. It replenishes and rehydrates, leaving dry lips looking plump, smooth, and nourished.
Great everyday lip balm....I really like it for a no fuss lip balm that doesn’t feel heavy or dry my lips out. ...my favorite niche lip balm...I love this lip balm. I had a little Dior beauty phase and bought a ton of their products- this being one. its a great lip balm, it feels nice and it hydrates my lips. but please don't save up for it.
What it is: A Dior refillable lip balm that can be worn alone or as a primer, is formulated with natural couture color, and contains up to 95 percent natural-origin ingredients.
Formulation Type: Lip Balm and Treatment
- Red Peony: Hydrates and protects.
- Pomegranate Flower: Smooths and softens.
Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, sulfates SLS & SLES, triclocarban, triclosan, and contains less than one percent synthetic fragrance. It is also gluten-free.