Kiehl's Lip Balm #1 - Vanilla

3.5

4 reviews

75% would repurchase

Package Quality: 3.3

Price: $$$

Package Quality: 3.3

Price: $$$

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on 9/9/2012 2:39:00 AM

Age: 44-55

Skin: Dry, Fair-Medium, Neutral

Hair: Blond, Straight, Fine

Eyes: Blue

Not a fan. I personally love Neosporin Lip Health. Took a few days to love that one as it's thin and doesn't feel as though it will wear for any period of time but it lasts all night and it's fantastic! My HG! Well, they were sold out so I was perusing the counters at the mall, ran across the Kiehl's and grabbed the Vanilla.
It does feel nice going on however, I find that I have to apply every 10-15 minutes. It is a petroleum based balm but it is more than just vaseline. On me, it doesn't work any better than just vaseline. It does look nice over lipstick. I have been using it all day, every day and giving it a chance but I'm not impressed. I'll just chuck it my purse and use it on my cuticles. Not a total waste.



on 9/21/2011 11:04:00 PM

Age: 19-24

Skin: Normal, Olive, Not Sure

Hair: Brown, Other, Other

Eyes: Brown

I always loved the Kiehls #1 lip balm but hated the smell. I picked the Vanilla one up at Nordstrom the other day and am completely in love. Its smooth texture really feels great on your lips. It is petroleum based, so it helps keep lips moisturized, but I do agree that this probably works best on lips that are already in good shape. The one downside is the applicator, i'm not a big fan of using the finger.

1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.


on 8/28/2010 9:29:00 PM

Age: 19-24

Skin: Normal, Fair-Medium, Warm

Hair: Brunette, Straight, Medium

Eyes: Blue

Completely in love with this lip balm. The tube says it is petroleum, but I find it is much better than Vaseline. Yes, it is similar in consistency, but I find it is just a tad more substantial. It gives a really light healthy gleam, but for the most part I just use it underneath lipstick. Once it wears off, it seals my lips and never leaves them chapped or feeling dry. I love the vanilla. It's a light & simple vanilla, in my opinion.

1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.


on 8/9/2010 4:22:00 PM

Age: 19-24

Skin: Combination, Medium Brown, Warm

Hair: Brunette, Straight, Fine

Eyes: Brown

Got this at Saks. I had read reviews of Kiehls Lip Balms and was weary of trying them due to the Vaseline comparisons. This goes on extremely smooth and feels like a gloss mixed with balm. It shines like a gloss as well, not too much, but it gives the lips a subtle sheen. I didn't get much of a vanilla scent. I hoped to though. The moisturizing it provides is actually quite good. My lips can get very dry and this protected them from that. The price is up there for a balm, but I adore Kiehls, so I don't mind the price.

2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.


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