When you think of summer and all of the beach days, pool parties, and barbecues that come along with having longer days and a plethora of readily available Vitamin D, you don’t necessarily think of makeup. After all, unless you’re sitting inside in the air conditioning all day, it’s pretty easy to feel like the Wicked Witch of the West. You melt—it’s just what happens. And while it’s amazing to give your skin a break and let your natural beauty take center stage, that doesn’t mean that you have to feel separation anxiety from your makeup bag. Remember: There’s always lipstick.
With more colors and formulas than ever before, there are a ton of great lip products that can withstand the heat and outlast that afternoon dip in the ocean. Click through the gallery to discover some of our favorite summer lipsticks, glosses, stains, and balms.