Sometimes all you want is a simple shine on your lips. No fuss. No drying out. No worrying if the color in the package looks completely different on. Just a clear, glossy sheen to amplify your lips. And that’s where clear lip glosses come in.
But finding the right clear lip gloss can be tricky. You want something that won’t be too sticky and something that you don’t have to reapply every five minutes. We’ve picked 8 of the best clear lip glosses that hit that perfect sweet spot, while also adding on a bunch of skin benefits you didn’t think were possible with lip gloss. Click through to look through the ones we’re loving right now.
This gloss from Marc Jacobs is made of nourishing ingredients like kauai oil and vitamin E to give lips moisture and soothe any irritation.
This non-sticky lip gloss is perfect for when you want to pack on the shine. It’s also made with shea butter, so we find ourselves reaching for it when we also want to give our lips a little T.L.C.
You don’t have to worry about your lips drying and peeling with this gloss. It’s made with apricot, raspberry seed, and rosehip oil to protect skin from free radicals and help repair any damage while also getting you that glossy sheen.
While this might feel heavier than most glosses, it is still hydrating and it won’t cause your lips to unnecessarily stick together. And you cannot beat its price.
This multi-use gloss can also be used on the eyes and cheeks for some added natural-looking glow, but we especially love it all over our lips. It glides on so easily and gives your lips a translucent shine that’s just so pretty.
Lipglass is a classic for a reason. This glass-like gloss is great on its own or you can use it to boost the shine of another lip color.
With its extra-large applicator, all you need is one swipe for full coverage. This gloss is also super hydrating and contains a little sparkle for some extra shine.
If you’re looking for something that goes beyond a shiny finish, this clear gloss contains shimmer for a little extra sparkle that’s super pretty.
This article originally appeared on Harper’s BAZAAR US.