Lip gloss often gets a bad rap. Sticky, messy, or way too shiny - we've tried them all.

With February just around the corner, now is the perfect time to invest in a lip gloss that won't get any goop or glitter on your significant other. We've found a slew of options, each one with different properties that will allow for satisfying smooches.

Click through the gallery to see the best moisturizing, lip-plumping, shine-enhancing, and breath-freshening lip gloss formulas out there.

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