By Marianne Mychaskiw
May 14, 2012 @ 2:00 pm
Courtesy Photo (3); Time Inc. Digital Photo Studio

Your old-school lip balm just got a neon makeover! We're loving the summery batch of crystal lip balms that just hit stores. Packaged in a translucent lipstick shape, these gel-like high-octane shades impart a sheer, glossy finish that can be layered to show off the color's maximum impact. From Clarins's hot pink ($25;, to DuWop's sheer orange ($19;, and Sephora's punchy violet ($3;, they're a non-intimidating way to rock a neon pucker without feeling overdone. Plus, the ultra-hydrating formulas make the balms perfect for summer.

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