Want to brighten your face without overdoing the makeup? Take the less-is-more approach and pucker up to these natural-looking balms that moisturize and tint with a dose of sheer color. Their barely-there effect will instantly give you something to smile about.
1. Best Bargain: E.L.F. Studio Lip Balm SPF 15 in Plum ($3, eyeslipsface.com)
2. Glossiest: Almay Color + Care Liquid Lip Balm in Apple a Day ($5.99, almay.com)
3. Most Hydrating: L’Oreal Paris Colour Riche Balm in Plush Plum ($7.95, drugstore.com)
4. Sheerest: Maybelline New York Color Sensational Color Whisper in Mocha Muse ($7.49, maybelline.com)