Best lip glosses

Best lip glosses: 15 non-sticky formulas that deliver a high-shine, glass-like finish

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Yes, finding a non-sticky lip gloss is possible. Here, we round up the best ones.

The words “lip gloss” are enough to make me feel like my hair is sticking to my lips. A staple in any make-up bag during the 90s and early noughties, lip glosses are often given a bad rap for being heavy, uncomfortable and, most notoriously, very sticky.

So, now that lip glosses are back in fashion, you can forgive me for being not that excited. That is, until I started to discover the new wave of innovative lip gloss formulas – formulas I’m calling “grown-up lip gloss”.

So what is “grown-up lip gloss”? These formulas deliver the same high-shine finish we know and love but have been carefully created to leave behind zero stickiness. What’s more, they contain beneficial lip-loving ingredients that hydrate, condition and nourish lips.

If you’re more inclined to colour on your lips, don’t worry. Today’s formulas come in numerous shades (not just clear), meaning you can get a flattering sheer wash of colour, too.

Here, we round up the best non-sticky lip glosses that deliver a high-shine finish.

Best non-sticky lip glosses

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