12 best lip glosses

Review of the best according to the editorial board. On the selection criteria. This material is subjective, does not constitute advertising and does not serve as a purchase guide. Before buying, you need to consult with a specialist.

Do you want your lips to attract the attention of others and shimmer in the sun with shimmering sparkles, while simultaneously moisturizing delicate skin and making muscle folds plump? Then you need to choose a high-quality gloss that will become a real weapon of seduction. We will find out which cosmetics are especially popular, what are their advantages and disadvantages.

How to choose lip gloss

When buying a cosmetic product, you should not adhere to strict rules. Much depends on personal desires, available budget. However, certain factors are of great importance:

  1. Texture. It can be solid and liquid. The main thing is that after application there should be no sticky film.
  2. Composition. If the skin on your lips is in poor condition, it is worth purchasing a product with nourishing oils and vitamins. Matte products dry out lips more.
  3. Properties. Some glosses add plumpness to the lips, others add an iridescent gloss, others moisturize and nourish.
  4. Release form. Decide how it will be more convenient to apply the product – with an applicator, finger or brush.
  5. If you have not yet chosen a specific company and color, it is worth getting to know the members of our rating, which is compiled on the basis of consumer reviews.

Rating of the best lip gloss

Nomination a place Name of product price
Best matte lip glosses 1 Lilo cosmic RUB 220
2 L'Oreal Paris Infaillible Mega Gloss 480 RUB
3 Essence XXXL Longlasting Lipgloss Matt Effect 230 RUB
Best glossy lip glosses 1 Kiss New York Professional Luxe Creamy 490 RUB
2 Fenty Beauty Gloss Bomb RUB 1 310
3 Maybelline lip studio gloss 370 rbl.
The best lip gloss with a plumping effect 1 Dior Lip Maximizer Collagen Activ High Volume Lip Plamper RUB 1,990
2 Pump It Up Lip Plumper, NYX Professional Makeup 385 RUB
3 Letual Starlette Volume Activateur Collagene 330 RUB
Best moisturizing lip gloss 1 Infaillible by Loreal Paris RUB 550
2 Urban Decay Naked Lip Gloss RUB 1,520
3 Maybelline New York Baby Lips Gloss 155 RUB

Best matte lip glosses

Matte finishes have become a hit in recent years. Such shine looks impressive and does not require constant touch-up.

Lilo cosmic

Rating: 4.7


The first participant in the rating in this category was a gloss with an incredible matte effect and a unique color. The delicate texture not only nourishes the skin, but also provides comfort. The composition contains vitamin E, which provides nourishment to the lips. The product is easy to use and hides defects, guaranteeing six-hour durability.

The girls are delighted with the delicate shades, which the manufacturer gave interesting 'tasty' names – 'Coffee mousse', 'Carrot muffin', 'Peach jam', 'Blueberry yogurt', 'Raspberry biscuit'. Judging by the reviews, the shine does not dry out the skin and looks natural. True, after a snack, you have to tint your lips. But the democratic price pleases. The product costs 220 rubles.


  • tocopherol in the composition;
  • moisturizing effect;
  • delicate texture;
  • perfect matte finish;
  • acceptable cost.


  • lasts a little less than the stated time.

L'Oreal Paris Infaillible Mega Gloss

Rating: 4.6


Cosmetic company 'Loreal' presents the Infallible line of gloss, which includes as many as 24 shades. Among them there are matte options. The girls are delighted with the smoke me up color, which smells of raspberries. This scent cheers you up. The gloss texture becomes matte after it dries. The comfortable soft applicator is designed as a brush. He is gaining composition evenly.

The gloss is applied neatly, without spreading. However, a certain skill in use will be required. The product is worn for 3-4 hours without correcting makeup. After a snack, you will have to correct it. Shine costs about 500 rubles. This is the best price for this quality.


  • is slowly consumed;
  • ease of application;
  • pleasant aroma;
  • beautiful tube design;
  • saturated colors;
  • optimal durability.


  • dries lips a little.

Essence XXXL Longlasting Lipgloss Matt Effect

Rating: 4.5


Further in the rating is a gloss with a thin applicator in the form of a spatula, which allows you to collect the required amount of composition at a time. The product has a pleasant candy smell and a light consistency, it spreads well on the lips and withstands food tests.

The texture does not roll, and its dullness appears after drying. It should be noted the optimal price of the product. It costs 230 rubles. Reviews of the tool are contradictory. It is a pity that there are few shades in the series.


  • matte durable finish;
  • convenient applicator;
  • pleasant aroma and taste;
  • good durability;
  • without pellets.


  • a small number of flowers in the collection.

Best glossy lip glosses

This type of glitter was one of the first to appear. The classic mirror effect is applied to the lipstick or applied separately.

Kiss New York Professional Luxe Creamy

Rating: 4.9


The glossy shine of Luxe Creamy pampers girls with juicy and delicate shades, a delightful delicate texture, mirror shimmer. The product is formulated with wax for long-lasting shine and long-lasting coverage. The product includes vitamin E, which cares for thin skin and gives a feeling of comfort.

Sponge applicator helps to apply the gloss evenly. The composition is used alone or in combination with your favorite lipstick. So it turns out to enhance or shade the color. The product does not cause allergies and lasts for a long time. It costs 400-500 rubles.


  • good durability;
  • no allergies;
  • vitamin E in the composition;
  • long-lasting radiance;
  • high coverage density.


  • not.

Fenty Beauty Gloss Bomb

Rating: 4.8


We could not fail to include in the rating the brilliance that singer Rihanna releases. It has a delicate aroma, dense coverage and a pleasant shade with a slight shimmer. The composition perfectly moisturizes thanks to the shea butter in the product formula. There is a pleasant sensation on the lips after application. To get a glossy effect, it is advised to apply it on top of the lipstick.

Girls are delighted with the original design of the product, the smallest sparkles of golden and silver colors. Lips shine incredibly in the sun. The product lasts for at least 4 hours. Price – 1300 rubles.


  • great shine in the sun;
  • solid brand reputation;
  • the most delicate aroma;
  • moisturizing effect due to shea butter;
  • convenient applicator.


  • not everyone can afford it.

Maybelline lip studio gloss

Rating: 4.7


The third place in this category belongs to the glitter from the famous Maybellin brand. There are 12 beautiful shades in the collection that shimmer in the light and remain on the lips even 5 hours after application. There are delicate pink, beige and scarlet colors in the catalog. Each lady will choose for herself the mirror shine she likes.

For a subtle effect, 1 layer is applied, a more intense shade is obtained after three applications. Because of this, the product lasts for about 1-2 months. In Rive Gauche stores, glitter can be bought for 250 rubles.


  • pretty shades;
  • pleasant consistency;
  • protection against chapping and peeling;
  • acceptable price.


  • uneconomical.

The best lip gloss with a plumping effect

The purpose of this gloss is to induce a rush of blood fluid to the lips and make them look bigger. Some of these products stimulate collagen production and prevent skin aging.

Dior Lip Maximizer Collagen Activ High Volume Lip Plamper

Rating: 4.9


Gloss plumper with a lip augmentation effect is distinguished not only by a presentable bottle, but also by the presence of delicate mother-of-pearl and the presence of collagen. The composition smells very nice. It is being activated gradually. The lips begin to tingle, there is a feeling of coolness. There is no sticky feeling after application. At the same time, the folds on the skin are smoothed out, and the lips become lush.

Buyers say that everything is in moderation in shine – both the duration of the wear, and the shade, and the declared increase effect. True, not everyone can afford it. The product costs 2 thousand rubles.


  • effective result;
  • does not spread;
  • solid bottle;
  • excellent durability;
  • beautiful play of mother of pearl;
  • pleasant shades.


  • not everyone can afford it.

NYX Professional Makeup Pump It Up Lip Plumper

Rating: 4.8


Further in the ranking is the remedy from the NUK firm. The translucent consistency gives extra volume to the muscle folds, creates an excellent shape and allows lips to become juicier and more seductive. The formula includes peptides that stimulate the production of its own collagen. The skin becomes even and smooth. The dense sponge absorbs the product comfortably.

Judging by the reviews, the gloss is very sticky. It does not cause irritation. The mirror gloss disappears after 2-3 hours. The shine itself is quite persistent. Price – 345 rubles.


  • heals lips;
  • acceptable durability;
  • stimulates the production of natural collagen;
  • creating a beautiful shape;
  • giving volume.


  • sticky texture.

Letual Starlette Volume Activateur Collagene

Rating: 4.7


Unlike other participants in the rating, the gloss plumper from 'Letual' has no smell or taste. But he has one of the most convenient brushes for applying the composition. Thick and sticky texture perfectly cools the skin. Red chili is responsible for this effect. The formula also includes echinacea and aloe extracts. They care for delicate skin, protecting it from negative external influences.

There is only one shade – a pale pink. It is advised to apply it in a thin layer. It is perfect for daytime makeup. Price – 330 rubles.


  • super-comfortable sponge brush;
  • caring properties;
  • visible magnification effect;
  • delicate shade.


  • only 1 color.

Best moisturizing lip gloss

The nourishing gloss not only gives the lips the desired color, but also cares for the delicate skin. Such products contain useful acids, vitamins and herbal ingredients.

Infaillible by Loreal Paris

Rating: 4.9


The first participant in this nomination is a combination of a professional applicator, a gorgeous tint palette and a unique formula. Loreal shine is based on hyaluronic acid, antioxidants and vitamins. These substances give the skin a luxurious hydration and visually enlarge the lips. The shade fades evenly and almost imperceptibly.

Girls are delighted with the dense coverage and shimmery shine. They find the value for money to be perfect. There are almost no negative reviews about the product. The price is 500-600 rubles.


  • mega-comfortable brush;
  • stunning palette of colors;
  • optimal cost;
  • saturation of the lips with vitamins and hyaluronic acid;
  • moisturizes well;
  • increases lip volume.


  • there are no serious disadvantages.

Urban Decay Naked Lip Gloss

Rating: 4.8


Fans of Urban Decay will love the glitter from the NAKED On The Run set, which comes with eyeliner and mascara. The composition is quite greasy and lies hard on the lips, especially in summer. But in winter it is irreplaceable and perfectly protects the skin from frost. The handy applicator paints the lips evenly. Ideal for dry surfaces. It helps to eliminate flaking and minor defects.

Buyers note the presence of a sharp fragrance and good gloss retention, which reaches 4 hours. The shine adheres nicely and does not flow. It costs about 1,500 rubles.


  • excellent hydration;
  • does not flow;
  • eliminates defects;
  • protection from external influences.


  • strong perfume;
  • small selection of shades.

Maybelline New York Baby Lips Gloss

Rating: 4.5


At the end of the rating, it is worth mentioning the Baby Lips Gloss, which has a non-sticky texture and gently cares for the skin. Gloss is applied alone for shine or on top of lipstick as a glossy addition. This is a great option for girls whose lips need special care.

The product is suitable for everyday make-up, it looks beautiful, lays down evenly. The smell is quite pleasant. In total, the collection contains 10 different colors – from bright carrot to completely transparent. Price – 150 rubles.


  • comfortable on the skin;
  • pleasant finish;
  • moisturizes well;
  • good selection of shades;
  • affordable price.


  • does not last long on the lips.

Attention! This rating is subjective and does not constitute an advertisement and does not serve as a purchase guide. Before buying, you need to consult with a specialist.

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