Matte lipstick takes a back seat this season as the pandemic era trend for all things fresh and dewy continues, with a glut of new glosses vying for a place in your make-up bag.

You can still pack a punch, however, with highly-pigmented formulas that deliver rich colour and shine.

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From barely-there to brilliantly bold, here’s our pick of the best new lip glosses on the block…

1. Glossier Ultralip Villa, £14

Glossier Ultralip Villa
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Trust Glossier to come up with the ideal gloss-meets-balm hybrid, with a hint of colour too. Ultralip (which is in bullet rather than liquid form) comes in nine subtly shiny shades – Villa is the perfect ‘your lips but better’ mauvy-pink.

2. Sensai Total Lip Gloss in Shinonome Coral

Sensai Total Lip Gloss in Shinonome Coral
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Part of its summer collection, Sensai’s popular Total Lip Gloss is now available in three watercolour hues inspired by sunrise skies – coral, black cherry and red.

Sensai Colours Total Lip Gloss 4.5 ml
  • Nourishing lip gloss
  • Unit type: piece

Last update on 2021-09-17 / Affiliate links / Images from Amazon Product Advertising API

3. NYX This Is Milky Gloss Lip Gloss Milk & Hunny, £9, Superdrug

 NYX This Is Milky Gloss Lip Gloss Milk & Hunny
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Want opaque pastel shine? NYX has got you covered with This is Milky Gloss, which is infused with vegan milk and comes in nine shades from palest peach to milk chocolatey brown.

4. KVD Beauty XO Vegan Lip Gloss Petunia, £15.30 (was £17), Boots

KVD Beauty XO Vegan Lip Gloss Petunia
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Designed to convert even the most ardent matte-aholic, Kat Von D’s XO Lip Gloss is super-soft and offers medium-coverage colour. Choose from seven juicy shades including deep berry and bright pink tones.

5. The Body Shop Speak Up Vinyl Lip Gloss Bite Back, £8

The Body Shop Speak Up Vinyl Lip Gloss Bite Back
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For full-coverage colour with a high-shine finish, dress your pout with The Body Shop’s Speak Up Vinyl Lip Gloss, which comes in four bold hues including Bite Back, a bright, confidence-boosting red.

Best-selling lip gloss

Need more inspiration? Check out our list of best-selling Amazon products!

Bestseller No. 1
Maybelline New York Lifter Gloss, Plumping and Hydrating Lip Gloss with Hyaluronic Acid, 5.4 ml,...
  • Hydrating and lip-enhancing lip gloss for fuller looking lips, Non-sticky formula with smoothing hyaluronic acid, Available in several shades
  • Rejuvenating hyaluronic acid smooths lip surface for smooth and moisturised lips, High-shine finish enhances lip contour, Gives the illusion of a plumper pout
  • Apply lip gloss with the angled wand to the centre of your upper lip and trace the contours of your lips, Glide the gloss across the entire bottom lip, Allow to dry before applying additional layers
Bestseller No. 2
Maybelline New York Lifter Gloss, Plumping & Hydrating Lip Gloss with Hyaluronic Acid, 5.4 ml,...
  • Hydrating and lip-enhancing lip gloss for fuller looking lips, Formula with smoothing hyaluronic acid, Available in several shades
  • Rejuvenating hyaluronic acid smooths lip surface for smooth and hydrated lips, High shine finish enhances lip contour, Illusion of a plumper pout
  • Apply lip gloss with the angled wand to the centre of your upper lip and trace the contours of your lips, Glide the gloss across the entire bottom lip, Allow to dry before applying additional layers
SaleBestseller No. 3
Rimmel London Oh My Gloss! Lip Gloss, 26 My Eternity, 6.5 ml
  • Up to 6 hours of true colour, high shine and comfort
  • My Eternity is a shimmery mauve-pink shade
  • Lip-loving formula enriched with Argan Oil and Vitamin E
SaleBestseller No. 4
Bestseller No. 5
W7 | Lip Gloss Wand | Soft Clear Liquid Gloss | Non-Sticky Lipgloss For Natural Makeup Look Or For...
  • PROFESSIONAL - High quality clear lip gloss formula - non-stick and long lasting
  • GLOSS - Super shine effect for a natural shine or for a stand out finish on top of lipstick
  • COLOUR - Clear, translucent formula
SaleBestseller No. 6
Barry M, Cosmetics That's Swell Plumping Lip Gloss, 1 count
  • Barry M Plumping Lip Gloss
  • Free from Animal Testing
  • Use daily for best results
Bestseller No. 7
KIKO Milano 3D Hydra Lipgloss 20 | Softening lip gloss for a 3D look
  • Softening lip gloss for shiny, plumped lips
  • The soft texture feels wonderful, blending into the lips and leaving them smooth and radiant; the non-sticky texture is long lasting
  • The formula contains Bidens extract

Last update on 2021-09-17 / Affiliate links / Images from Amazon Product Advertising API

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