Vanilla lip balm is so…vanilla. Mint and cherry are pretty boring, too. And, unscented lip balm? Yawn. Sure, these are classic crowd-pleasers — there's a reason so many lip balms are available in the same handful of flavors — but isn't your lip-palate far more complex than that?
Although some of our favorite balms fall on the humdrum end of the flavor spectrum, it’s fun to explore the lesser-known, deliciously unconventional taste/scent options. We’re not saying we need a three-course meal in our lip moisturizers, but a little variety can go a long way when it comes to remembering to reapply.
Click through for some of the most interesting, yummy, and un-vanilla (literally) lip-balm flavors we’ve uncovered.