Lip gloss addiction? We're with you, but we're betting your guy wishes you would drop the sticky habit. Swap your favorite gooey gloss for one of these slick, no-stick lip glosses instead:
YOU WANT: A Hint of Color
SPLURGE: Trish McEvoy Beauty Booster, $25
If you can shell out 25 bucks for lip gloss, Beauty Booster is worth every penny. There are eight different tints to choose from, all of which are formulated to enhance your complexion and provide your lips with a surge of moisture. It's long-lasting too, so slick this on before a date and forget about having to run to the bathroom to reapply. First Date Fashion Faux Pas
SAVE: Beauty Benefits Mint Infusions Lip Tint, $5.99
The hint of mint in this tinted lip gloss provides a cooling sensation that'll make you want to pucker up as soon as you slick it on. Mint Infusions comes in three tints that can be applied to bare lips for a super-subtle hint of color. Want brighter color? We like to layer it over the tiniest dab of lipstick: lightly dab the lipstick on with your pinky finger, then gloss over with this lip tint: it enhances the touch of lipstick for a juicy, natural look. We get compliments on our lips almost every time we wear it this way!
YOU WANT: Lots of Shine
SPLURGE: Lancome Juicy Tubes, $18
With 21 shades to choose from, you're bound to find a shiny gloss you love. Juicy Tubes glides on easily and the touch of shimmer is sexy without looking cheap... he won't be able to stop looking at your perfect pout. 5 Hair, Nail And Makeup Tips From A Guy
SAVE: Milani Crystal Gloss, $4.49
At under five bucks a pop, we have more of these floating around various purses than we'd care to admit. Milani Crystal Gloss is light and goes on like butter, for a smooth and shiny finish that leaves your lips feeling soft. There are 10 shades to choose from, but our favorite is Whisper for a bare, natural look. First Date Dos and Don'ts
YOU WANT: An Angelina Jolie Pout
SPLURGE: LipFusion Lip Plumper with Micro-Injected Collagen, $36
We swear by this secret weapon for a first date or a night out at the bars with our girlfriends. LipFusion Lip Plumper will add noticeable plump to your pout without getting sticky or heavy. You'll feel your lips tingle at first, but don't worry, you guy shouldn't feel the burn on his smacker when he leans in for a smooch.