COVERGIRL Oh Sugar! Lip Balm Swatches + Review

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Well I thought I bought them ALL when I saw these four COVERGIRL Oh Sugar! Lip Balms ($6.99 // Target). Then I went to the COVERGIRL website and there are TEN listed! All are listed on the Target website, so basically it's my fault for being blinded by a product I was dying to try out and not looking past the small display setup. Lesson learned, because I definitely need all of these!

COVERGIRL Oh Sugar! Lip Blam swatches review photos

The COVERGIRL Oh Sugar! Vitamin Infused Lip Balms (as they're formally called) are touted as being a "vitamin infused, moisturizing lip treatment that nourishes, protects and smooths lips. Grapeseed oil, avocado butter and vitamins C and E lock in moisture, keeping lips soft and smooth."

Like I said ten shades are available and I picked up four of them in 1 Cupcake, 2 Candy, 3 Caramel and 4 Taffy. I found them all to be incredibly moisturizing - they actually feel silky as you apply and wear them. If you're not doing the eating and drinking thing they do last for around 3 hours, but if you drink a lot or eat anything you'll have to reapply.

COVERGIRL Oh Sugar lip balm photos review candy taffy caramel cupcake

Cupcake was almost 100% sheer on my lips. This is a great "apply-on-the-go" lip product because it is so sheer it's easy to apply without involving a mirror.

Covergirl Cupcake Oh Sugar lip balm swatches

Candy is a sheer lollipop shade with enough tint to make it look like you had a red lollipop or Popsicle recently. My favorite shade to pop on for an easy makeup day or to glam up a smoky eye when I don't want something "too neutral".

COVERGIRL Candy Oh Sugar Lip Balm swatches

Caramel is a sheer apricot that seems to add a chic-ness to any makeup look.

Covergirl Caramel Oh Sugar Lip Balm swatches

Taffy is a sheer mauve. I feel like I'm dressed up even when I'm not when I have this shade on. It's the most pigmented of the four shown.

Covergirl Taffy Oh Sugar Lip Balm Swatches

Below the COVERGIRL Oh Sugar! Lip Balms are swatched on bare skin. I did make a couple of passes to get the best color possible out of them (which I do on my lips anyway). Like I said these are sheer but (other than Cupcake on me) they do offer a tint. If your lips are heavily pigmented you likely won't notice it as much. My lip pigment is a light pink so the tint shows up nicely after a few passes.

Covergirl Oh Sugar Lip Balm swatches

What shades of COVERGIRL Oh Sugar! Lip Balm are you going to be picking up?

The COVERGIRL Oh Sugar! Lip Balms are available now at Target for $6.99 as well as other drugstores nationwide. They are also on the ULTA Beauty website but for some reason they're listed as $8.99 there. They are $7.99 on the COVERGIRL website. Soooo... grab em at Target!

Covergirl Oh Sugar lip balm lipstick swatches

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