When You're on the Go, a Lip Tint Can Transform Your Look in Seconds

Tint your pucker with these budge-proof lippies.

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Some days, especially in the warmer months, we want just a touch of color to give our lips some life. A lip tint offers that perfect kiss of pigment without much effort or planning. Whether you're on the run or just not in the mood for a full-on lip pencil, lipstick, and lip gloss combination, a lip tint will do the trick in seconds! Browse through our favorites to discover the best lip tint for you!

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Tarte LipSurgence Matte Lip Tint
$34.84

Best Overall

Tarte's matte lip tint marries the perfect amount of pigment with a creamy formula that won't dry your lips out. This jumbo crayon is also perfect to throw in your bag for touchups throughout the day. The finish leaves lips feeling velvety-soft and looking perfectly plump.

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Pacifica Beauty Color Quench Lip Tint
$4.99

Best Budget Buy

Not only is Pacifica affordable, but it's natural, vegan, and cruelty-free. This lip tint offers moisture for seriously thirsty lips, while adding beautiful color at the same time. All of the shades are gorgeous, but we're partial to Guava Berry or Vanilla Hibiscus for a natural flush you'll love.

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Yves Saint Laurent Volupté Tint-in-Balm
$34.00

Best Splurge

YSL's innovative formula offers a luxurious hybrid of tint and balm. The lip-shaped heart that runs through the bullet of this wonder-balm is packed with conditioning ingredients like apricot butter and jojoba oil to give you moisturized lips, while the surrounding pigment gives a hint of tint.

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Laneige Two Tone Lip Tint
$19.37

We live for the Laneige Lip Sleeping Mask, so it's no surprise we love the brand's lip tint when we're awake. This unique tint features a double dose of pigment, providing a subtle ombre effect to make your lips appear fuller.

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Sephora Collection Rouge Lip Tint
$12.00

All hail Sephora. We've literally never met a Sephora product we didn't like, and the Rouge Lip Tint is definitely one of our favorites. This miracle cream glides on effortlessly, drying down to a beautifully satin finish that offers up to 12 hours of smudge-proof wear.

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Nivea Lip Care A Kiss of Cherry Fruity Lip Care
$6.27

Nivea's fruity lip balms offer so much more than soft lips. Perfectly pigmented, these affordable balms give color like a lipstick would, without drying out your lips. The cherry shade is our fave, and it smells as good as it looks!

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Jane Iredale Just Kissed Forever Pink Lip and Cheek Stain
$25.00

The Just Kissed Lip and Cheek Stain by mineral-makeup icon Jane Iredale is an essential, whether you love mineral makeup or not. This multitasking lip tint adds the right amount of natural flush to lips and cheeks without making you look too heavily made-up. It's formulated with olive and avocado butters to soften, and rose wax to hydrate. This one is a great pick for everyday wear or to store in your tote for your next vacay.

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COVERGIRL Outlast Lipstain
$6.93

COVERGIRL's iconic lip stain will give your lips the tint they crave. This water-based colorant is housed in a marker-tipped pen that allows for an effortless application, even on the go.

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Benefit Cosmetics Benetint Cheek & Lip Stain
$30.00

Benefit perfected tint before it was cool. Benetint is a classic that's been a staple in our makeup kit for years. It provides the perfect rosy tint to both cheeks and lips, offering a kiss-proof finish we love. It's an absolute must-have, especially in the summer months, and it won't budge — no matter how much you sweat or swim.

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Burt's Bees Tinted Lip Balm
$7.48

Burt's Bees tinted lip balm adds the perfect hint of sheer color while seriously nourishing dry, cracked lips. Unlike traditional lip balms, this popular pick keeps your lips tinted and conditioned for up to 8 hours.

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