We all hoard Lip Tar (or maybe that's just me?), the product responsible for putting Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics on the map. The Tarred + Feathered Lip Balm Duo ($18) is the original hydrating duo that the brand launched 10 years ago, and it's back!
I know you're scratching your head: who wants to wear black or white lip balm? Allow yourself to explore your artistic side when playing with these unexpected hues. It moisturizes your lips, but also adds a little somethin' when your normal lip color isn't doing the trick. The black, Tarred, adds depth; the white, Feathered, saturates your favorite shades.
To wear it, use your finger, and lightly dab it on your lips. Tarred is transparent and creates dimension and definition — try it with your favorite red for a moody finish. Feathered creates a blank canvas with a muted effect, so it works if you're looking to wash out your natural lip color. Use it under a coral lipstick to pack a punch of color.
— Kirbie Johnson, beauty reporter