2013 Readers’ Best Lipstick

Now a six-time winner (and still a dominant winner), MAC Lipstick was your pick with 33.5% of votes (down from 39.5% last year).  Runner-ups included: Revlon ColorBurst Lip Butter (11.1%, up from 10.9% last year) and OCC Lip Tar (7.2%, new to short list!).

Other Nominees

Bobbi Brown Creamy Matte Lip Color, Burberry Beauty Lip Cover Lipstick, Chanel Rouge Coco Lipstick, Chanel Rouge Coco Shine Lipstick, Dior Dior Addict Lipstick, Guerlain Rouge G de Guerlain Lipstick, Illamasqua Lipstick, NARS Lipstick, NYX Round Lipstick, Tom Ford Lipstick, Too Faced La Creme Color, YSL Rouge Volupte Lipstick

2013 Readers’ Best Lipgloss

Though it had stiff competition, MAC Lipglass kept top spot with 10.6% of votes (down from 17.0% last year), making it a five-time winner (four-time consecutive winner).  Runner-ups included: Buxom Big & Healthy Lip Polish (8.7%, up from 8.1% last year) and Bobbi Brown High Shimmer Lipgloss (7.7%).

Other Nominees

Benefit Ultra Plush Lip Gloss, Chanel Levres Scintillantes Glossimer, Dior Dior Addict Ultra Gloss, Laura Mercier Lip Glacé, MAC Cremesheen Glass, MAC Dazzleglass, NARS Lipgloss, NYX Mega Shine Lipgoss, Revlon ColorBurst Lip Gloss, Revlon Super Lustrous Lip Gloss, Urban Decay Lip Junkie Lip Gloss, YSL Pur Couture Vernis a Levres Glossy Stain

2013 Readers’ Best Lip Balm

Whew! This was one of the closest categories for most of the voting period, but in the last week of voting, Fresh Sugar Lip Treatment SPF 15 Lip Balm came out ahead with 14.1% of the vote. Taking second place was Jack Black Lip Balm with 12.1%. Last year’s winner, eos Smooth Sphere Lip Balm, narrowly made it into third with 9.6% of votes (down from 16.0% last year).

Other Nominees

Blistex, Burt’s Bees Lip Balm, Carmex, Chapstick, Korres Lip Butter, La Mer The Lip Balm, Maybelline Baby Lips Lip Balm, Nivea A Kiss of Moisture Lip Care, NUXE Reve de Miel Lip Balm, Revlon ColorBurst Lip Butter, Smith’s Rosebud Salve Lip Balm, Vaseline Lip Therapy