Irresistibly smooth lips are the key to making anyone look great. Whether you wear your balm alone or layer it under your lipstick, keep this essential on hand to avoid dry, chapped lips. Read on for our picks just in time for winter’s big chill.

Burt’s Bee’s Rejuvenating Lip Balm with Acai Berry ($3; burtsbees.com): This lovely smelling acai berry balm will make you want to reapply time after time. It instantly hydrates and works wonders because of the infusion of vitamins and antioxidants.

EOS Lip Balm in Sweet Mint ($3.29; evolutionofsmooth.com): How can you not fall in love with the adorable EOS packaging? Try this to naturally soften your lips with shea butter and jojoba oil for long-lasting moisturization.

Fresh Sugar Lip Treatment ($22.50; fresh.com): Try this citrus-packed lip balm that's free of petroleum but full of sugar. You’ll get a sweet tooth just thinking about this delicious concoction! The natural humectants will leave your lips nice and plump.

—Mariah Reed