10 lip glosses for the ultimate shine

The verdict is in; lipgloss is the new IT lippie and boy, are we here for it.

As barely-there makeup continues to rise in popularity, so does the demand for a glossy lip. And with new and improved formulations (no more sticky and hard-to-apply glosses!), it’s no surprise the beauty world is welcoming this trend with open arms.

Ahead, BD lists 10 glosses designed to coat the lips with an unbeatable shine.

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Arbonne Glossed Over Lip Gloss

This lip gloss from Arbonne gives the lips shine and major softness. Enriched with plant extracts and peptides, this gloss will leave lips feeling quenched and intensely moisturised for a smooth-looking, plumped-up pucker.

Australis GRLBOSS Glitz Lip Gloss

Australis GRLBOSS Glitz Lip Gloss is a smooth and non-sticky gloss that you can wear comfortably alone or on top of your favourite lip colour. It is available in seven shades.

DB Cosmetics Lavish Lip Gloss

Designer Brands Lavish Lip Gloss is a lip gloss with a non-sticky formula and a glossy colour pay-off. The lip gloss features a soft, doe foot applicator for precise application. It is enriched with Vitamin E to care for lips whilst delivering a sheer tint.

Dr. Hauschka Lip Gloss

Dr.Hauschka Lip Gloss is a lip product that coats the lips with a sheer, glossy colour. It is formulated with botanical waxes and oils to provide moisture to the lips and ensure it can be applied easily.

Eye of Horus Bio Lip Elixir

Eye of Horus Bio Lip Elixir is a nourishing, repairing, regenerating and lip plumping lip gloss. It has a high-gloss conditioning protective finish that delivers a sun-kissed, natural look.

jane iredale White Tea PureGloss® Lip Gloss

This lip gloss imparts a natural-looking, sheer tint of colour. It features a new ergonomic applicator for precise product application and contains hydrating moringa butter and avocado oil to condition, moisturise and leave lips feeling soft and nourished. 

M.A.C Patent Paint Lip Lacquer

M.A.C Patent Paint Lip Lacquer is a collection of creamy gloss formulated with a wax-free gel system that provides a 3D gloss effect with a lightweight, non-sticky feel. It consists of 15 shades ranging from peachy nudes to vampy reds.

Mary Kay NouriShine Plus Lip Gloss

Mary Kay NouriShine Plus Lip Gloss is a lip gloss that moisturises lips and delivers a high-shine finish. The superlight formula contains antioxidant-rich vitamins and plant-derived minerals, including vitamins E and C, aloe leaf extract and pomegranate sterol. It is long-lasting and non-sticky.

Revlon Super Lustrous The Gloss

This lip gloss gives a soft, natural finish to the lips without feeling sticky or tacky. It is infused with agave, moringa oil, capuacu butter and micro oils and comes with an oversized applicator that deposits the perfect amount of gloss for even coverage and application.

Rimmel London Oh My Gloss!

Rimmel London Oh My Gloss! is a lip gloss that delivers longwearing colour, shine and moisture. The lightweight formula combines Gloss Lock technology with argan oil and vitamin E for six hours of wear. It is non-sticky and comfortable on the lips.