Clarins Extra Firming Lip and Contour Balm
This lush-textured balm gives a shiny finish and nourishes sensitive lips with cold-pressed raspberry seed oil, which is rich in essential fatty acids and vitamin E to promote cellular renewal. A complex of peptides and Palmitric acid boosts collagen synthesis for fuller, smoother lips.
15 mL, $45. At drug & department stores; clarins.ca.
Dermalogica Age Smart Renewal Lip Complex
This salve-like treatment contains patented polypeptides intended to minimize lines and restore delicate lip tissue, as well as emollient, vitamin-rich plant lipids from extracts of avocado, cocoa, shea, wheat germ and rice bran for long-lasting deep conditioning. Plus, the yummy scent is all natural.
1.75 mL, $33. Retailer locator at dermalogica.ca.
L’Oreal Paris Collagen Filler Lip
Decreased collagen production as skin ages can result in thinner lips. This dual treatment promises to fill ’em up without need for needles: Step 1, the Anti-Feathering Smoothing Cream, is infused with collagen to fill in lines around the lip contour; while Step 2, the Lip Plumping Serum, contains hyaluronic acid to pump up the moisture in dry lips.
15 mL, $27. At drugstores; lorealparis.ca.