Lip balms that make a difference
Hundreds of millions of plastic lip balm tubes are discarded every year with the vast majority not being recycled. So, we think lips need a shake-up. We've created a range of lip balms dedicated to doing good; for the planet, for people and of course, for your lips.
Vegan & Cruelty Free Lip Balms
The reviews say it all! On application of our lip balms, 94% of testers found an immediate improvement in the appearance of dry lips! Our plastic-free & home-compostable lip balms are so good, you’ll never lose the tube.
Packed with nourishing plant-based ingredients, our lip balms leave your lips super hydrated like any other salon-quality lip balms, without the plastic tube.
Our nourishing lip balms are cruelty-free, vegan, palm oil free and made of sustainably-sourced, fairly-traded ingredients and come in a plastic-free & home-compostable tube. They come in five options, from an unscented option, nectar, a tinted option, sugarplum and even a decadent chocolate lip balm.
Find Lip Balms Online At Ethique!
Shop online and receive free shipping on orders over $60. All our lip balms are shipped in a cardboard box, which can be reused or popped into your compost.
Lip Balm FAQs
How does lip balm work?
Lip balm, is a moisturising layer applied to the lips to lock in moisture and relieve chapped or dry lips. Lip balms often contain hydrating ingredients such as butters and oils which act as a barrier between your lips and the environment preventing damage to the skin.
What are the benefits of using lip balm?
Lip balm can be used to hydrate and nourish the lips, as well as to protect them from the sun, wind, and cold weather. It can also be used to soothe chapped or dry lips, and to provide relief from the pain of cracked lips. Lip balm can be applied before or after applying lipstick, and can be used to help lipstick last longer.
How do I apply lip balm?
To apply lip balm, start by opening the tube and pushing up a small amount. Then, gently rub it over your lips until the balm is evenly distributed. You can also apply lip balm with a lip brush for a more precise application. If your lips are particularly dry or chapped, leave the lip balm on and reapply as needed throughout the day.
How often should I use lip balm?
The answer depends on a few factors. These include the climate you live in, the type of lip balm you are using, and your lips' natural moisture levels. In general, it is a good idea to apply lip balm regularly, especially if you live in a dry or cold climate. This will help to prevent your lips from becoming dry, chapped, or cracked.
What are the ingredients in lip balm?
The ingredients in lip balm can vary however Ethique uses sustainably sourced vegan ingredients such as moringa oil, jojoba oil, castor oil and cocoa butter. These ingredients work together to moisturise and protect the lips.