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  1. not a professional. just crazy.
    The Products I Use to Salvage My Chapped and Flaky LipsBalms, yes, but also exfoliants and sleep masks.
  2. people’s choice
    The Best Lip Balms on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic ReviewersIncluding one that kept a user “from having to manually peel dry skin off my lips every three days.”
  3. not a professional. just crazy.
    These 5 Tints Make My Lips Look Like Themselves, Just (Way) BetterEach has earned a permanent place in my beauty arsenal.
  4. things we don’t talk about
    Everything You Need to Prevent and Treat Cold Sores, According to DermatologistsWhat to do before — and after — they arrive.
  5. not a professional. just crazy.
    These Are My 9 Favorite Things From the Big Tatcha SaleIncluding a sunscreen, an eye mask, a lip balm, and more.
  6. celebrity shopping
    28 Famous People on Their Favorite Lip BalmsIncluding Beyoncé, Troye Sivan, and Natasha Lyonne.
  7. my hobbies include skin-care
    The Products I Use In-Flight to Make My Skin Just a Little Less MiserableSo I don’t feel like heading into the nearest dumpster.
  8. as good as or better than
    I Like My $3 Drugstore ‘Color-Enhancing’ Lip Balm More Than Dior Lip GlowDon’t be deterred by the name: Baby Lips Glow is a seriously good product for rosy, glowy lips — and a near perfect dupe for Dior Lip Glow.
  9. my hobbies include skin-care
    The 5 Lip Balms I Use to Keep My Mouth Moisturized (and Sometimes Colorful)“It has no scent, which is far preferable to feeling like you have just smeared wads of Juicy Fruit on your lips.”
  10. ask the strategist
    Ask Strat: What’s Manon’s Lipstick from the Great British Baking Show?“It’s a red-pink hybrid, like some sort of tropical Hawaiian Punch situation.”
  11. this thing’s incredible
    The Best Lip Balm I Have Ever Tried (and I’ve Tried Them All)It hydrates and locks in moisture for hours and hours.
  12. the strategist
    The Best Lip Moisturizer I’ve Ever Tried Leaves the Nicest TintAnd it’s half off right now, so get to it.
  13. this thing’s incredible
    This Japanese Mask for Lips Saved Me After a 14-Hour FlightBreak out of the ChapStick-reapplication cycle for good.
  14. not a professional. just crazy.
    The Six Glosses That Make My Lips Look Shimmery and VoluptuousSexier than lip balm, subtler than lipstick.
  15. strat investigates
    Do Lip Plumpers Actually Work (and How)?Three dermatologists weigh in.
  16. this thing’s incredible
    This Lip Stain Turns Me Into a More Polished Version of MyselfA Clarins rep told me “it will last for 300 kisses.”
  17. ask the strategist
    Ask the Strategist: What’s the Best Long-lasting Natural Lipstick?We found five.
  18. not a professional. just crazy.
    14 Products to Ease Your Beauty Routine Into SpringIncluding lavender nail polish and a facial in a bottle.
  19. ask the strategist
    Ask the Strategist: What’s the Best Tinted Lip Balm With SPF?We’re ready for more sun.
  20. not a professional. just crazy.
    The Yes-to-Makeup Look I Use for Nights Out11 products for a glam night out.
  21. this thing’s incredible
    Deal of the Day: Freakishly Flattering Face Stockholm LipstickApparently, Carolyn Bessette-Kennedy was a fan.
  22. this thing’s incredible
    I Wear This $4 Lip Balm to Show the World I Haven’t Given UpFor a natural, “this is just the color my lips are” situation.
  23. this thing’s incredible
    I’ve Worn This Tinted Lip Balm Every Day for 3 YearsLike a subtle, long-lasting lipstick that costs less than lunch.
  24. this thing’s incredible
    The Korean Lip Stain That Stays Put for 8 HoursYou slather it on your lips — and peel it off after 15 minutes.
  25. this thing’s incredible
    Our Fashion Director Buys This Lip Stain in BulkI’ve come to accept that Black Honey, c’est moi.