Editors' Picks: The Best Lip Balms for Baby-Soft Lips

Finding the right lip balm is an essential part of every solid beauty routine. Ask any lip-balm enthusiast: Each has their lip balm, the one trusted product they carry everywhere. It's no wonder lip balm has become a cult item for even the most casual beauty fans. Smooth, nourished lips are the key to bringing out the best in your favorite lip product. Lip balm can act as a fantastic base, smoothing the application of lipstick, while the right tinted variation is perfect for on-the-go color. Consistency and packaging also play a pivotal role in finding the right balm: Do you prefer a stick or a tin? Solid or cream? We took all of this into consideration when rounding up a batch of our favorite picks. The best lip balms are also available at a variety of price points, from drugstore steals to "treat yourself" favorites that we've included here. Go ahead and pamper your lips with one of these 15 creamy and luxurious formulas.

Up next, keep reading to see our picks for the best lip masks around.

This post was originally published at an earlier date and has since been updated.