Ever since Maybelline Baby Lips tinted SPF20 lip balm hit the market a couple of year ago, I've been obsessed
. I always have two or three tubes of the "Grape Vine" shade
floating around in my handbags—the purply color makes your lips look just-the-right-shade-darker-than-natural (and not too gooey or shiny)—and I've talked about the product to anyone who'd listen (see: here
, and here
For anyone who loves Baby Lips as much as I do, you'll be excited to hear that come January, the company is releasing five
limited-edition shades of the yummy-smelling, good-for-your-pucker tinted balms. Here they are.
Above, from left to right: Coral Crush, Yummy Plummy, Twinkle, PInk Wink, and Melon Mania.
The thing about Baby Lips that sets them apart from other tinted lip balms is the in-between texture and its clinically-proven eight-hour hydration. The formula includes something called Botanical Cell Renewal Concentrate made with Centella Asiatica, which is a plant in India, Sri Lanka, Australia, and other parts of Asia, that naturally helps improve lip color and helps reduce the appearance of fine lines on the lips.
While my usual Grape Vine is a bit darker, the one I'm living for from the new collection is Yummy Plummy—a lighter, mauve-r sheer:
Are you a fan of Maybelline Baby Lips? Share your fanaticism with me and we can relish in Baby Lips together! And don't forget to pick up some of Baby Lips' newest colors this January before they all disappear! They'll be priced at $3.99 each and will be available mass retailers nationwide.