Since no one wants to smear artificial ingredients across their mouths, we sought out the following six all-natural lip glosses that are a must in your beauty bag. —Jennifer Cox
meow meow tweet vegan lip balm. Sold at The Bay ($21), this creamy blend of organic cocoa butter, coconut oil and essential oils is perfect for dry lips, giving them a dose of hydration and pucker-ability.
mineral fusion liquid lip gloss. Available at well.ca ($10), this balm gives lush, sheer colour that glides with a smooth, ultra-glossy finish. It contains sesame seed oil and shea butter to keep lips soft and supple and is infused with antioxidant-rich pomegranate and white tea to protect lips against free-radical damage.
jurlique rose love balm. This lip treat ($17) boasts a host of lovely natural ingredients: olive oil, safflower seed oil and beeswax to keep skin soft, vitamin E and soybean oil to help protect from dehydration, and bisabolol, which helps soothe lips and reduce redness from irritation.
nude by nature moisture influsion lip gloss. For natural lip protection and a bit of shimmery colour, this balm ($21), with weightless shine and active natural ingredients including nourishing shea butter, vitamin E and the native Australian Kakadu plum, is our go-to.
burt’s bees ginger lime gloss. With lime and ginger root extracts to richly moisturize and soften lips, along with nourishing oils and butters that will make your mouth juicy, happy and healthy looking, it's no wonder this brand is so many balm-lovers' natural choice.
bite beauty agave lip mask. For some extra lip lovin’, this mask, at Sephora ($30), soothes and replenishes overnight with agave nectar and jojoba oil. Slide it on and wake up with smother, softer lips.