If you've been scraping the bottom of your lipstick tube for weeks trying to get every last bit of product, it's time for an upgrade—say hello to the new glosses, tints, and balms you should embrace this season.
ChapStick just debuted their new Mixstix, which features flavors like Green Apple Caramel, Lemon Berry Sorbet, and Strawberry Banana on either side of the tube so you can mix and match to your heart's content (while prepping your pucker for a make-out sesh later on).
$3-4, Available at Drugstores Nationwide
Smashbox Reflection High Shine Lip Gloss
When all you care about is a shiny gloss moment showing up in your Instagram pics (and you don't want to hear your guy bitching about it getting on his lips), reach for one of Smashbox's Reflection High Shine Lip Glosses to get you through dinner and dancing.
Paul & Joe Beaute Lipstick
Sunday afternoon brunch is the perfect time to try a bold hue you normally wouldn't, say, on Monday morning? Paul & Joe Beaute's lipsticks come in fun colors, in even cuter cases, so get involved.
$17 for the Refill and $5 for the Case, Available at BeautyHabit.com
Maybelline Baby Lips Electro Lip Balm
At the Office
For those days when you're way too busy to even check your Facebook page, you need 8-hour hydration in fun colors that will save you from the nightmare of reapplying product every 5 minutes. Maybelline’s got you covered with their new Baby Lips Electro Lip Balms.
$4, Available at Drugstores Nationwide
Kardashian Beauty Lip Plumper Shimmering Lip Gloss
To a Reunion
When you want to fake a Kim K full-pout to make everyone reflect on just how good you look these days, stock up on this bronze, shimmery gloss with plumping benefits from the sisters' Kardashian Beauty line. PS, it tastes like honey—added bonus.
$9, Available at ULTA, CVS and Sears
Sun Bum Sticks
These Sun Bum sticks protect your lips with SPF 30, moisturize with vitamin E, and come in yummy flavors like coconut, mango, and key lime. Hello, instant vacacy.
Laura Geller Crème Sheers
At a Wedding
Laura Geller's Crème Sheers come in three shades: Cherry Jubilee, Pink Guava, and Rich Pomegranate, and they provide just the right amount of color so you're not that girl taking all the attention away from the bride with your makeup.
$21, Available in Mid-Sept at QVC.com
CARGO Essential Lip Color
When You Need the Perfect Nude
CARGO's Essential Lip Color in 'Las Vegas' will be your new go-to shade when you want that "I'm not wearing lipstick" lipstick look.
$22, Available in September at CargoCosmetics.com, Ulta/Ulta.com, Beauty.com and Nordstrom.com
Bliss Fabulips Glossy Balms
Bliss Fabulips Glossy Balms contain bad breath-banishing ingredients like parsley, and peppermint oil so you are smooch ready and they come in three universal shades like rose, coral, and pale pink.
$14 each, Available at Bliss Spas and on Blissworld.com
FLOWER Sheer Up Lip Tint
Day of Shopping
There's nothing easier to rock than a lip tint during a 4+ hour bender at the mall. Drew Barrymore's self-sharpening Flower crayons provide high-shine results in natural colors like: Bare Blush, Dewy Rose, Sheer Blossom, and Airy Orchid.
$8 each, Available at Walmart and Walmart.com