The Best Non-Sticky Lipglosses

Lip gloss is the perfect addition to any look. Whether you’re wearing no makeup and need a to add a pop of colour or you’re sporting a full face and want a glossy lip to finish, there are so many options to choose from. But of course, the eternal dilemma is finding a formula that is light, long-lasting, and most importantly, non-sticky… 

To save you time spent testing, we’ve rounded up the best non-sticky lip glosses for you to add to your next beauty haul.


We can’t talk about lip gloss without mentioning our incredible By BEAUTY BAY Lip Gloss collection. We know you LOVE it because you voted it one of our best products of all time. Our ultra-glossy, non-sticky lip glosses come in eight vanilla scented shades, from warm brown to classic red, meaning there’s something for everyone.

Makeup Revolution Pout Bomb Plumping Gloss

Enriched with vitamin E to relieve dry lips and keep them nourished, Makeup Revolution has served up the most hydrating plumping glosses. These high-shine glosses add a subtle pop of colour and a soft tingling effect to give your lips a dreamy pout with zero hint of stickiness.

LORAC Lux Diamond Lip Gloss

LORAC’s diamond-infused lip gloss is perfect for adding a diamond shine to the lips. Each shade is Infused with 100% authentic, sustainably sourced and finely milled diamond powder. The gloss glides onto the lips flawlessly thanks to a formula packed with nourishing oils (which also leaves lips feeling hydrated and looking plump).

Revolution Pro Hydra Gloss

Revolution knows the way to our hearts is through a good lip gloss and this one is no exception. The Revolution Pro Hydra Gloss collection comes in 12 highly pigmented colours with a majorly glossy (non-sticky!) finish. The gloss is also enriched with hyaluronic acid which not only keeps lips hydrated but also helps to plump lips.

Anastasia Beverly Hills Lip Gloss

We’re spoilt for choice when it comes to choosing a lip gloss colour from Anastasia Beverly Hills. The high shine lip gloss has an opaque but weightless sheen of colour, perfect for long-lasting coverage and a flawless finish. The gloss wand has a soft, spongy tip which makes for easy application. 

Stila Beauty Boss Lip Gloss

Stila’s Beauty Boss Lip Gloss is enriched with hyaluronic filling spheres and superluminous oils to create an intense shine that also keeps lips feeling hydrated and looking fuller (no need to worry about any burning or stinging). These add the perfect glow to any look.

Sigma Beauty Lip Gloss

Sometimes we just love a ‘your lips but better’ kind of vibe and Sigma’s Lip Gloss offers exactly that. Each shimmery shade glides smoothly onto the lips to give you a sparkling pop of colour. The colour range caters to all skin tones and is great either worn alone or paired over a lipstick.

Nabla Shine Theory Lip Gloss

Innovative lip gloss isn’t always easy to come by but Nabla aims to please. Their Shine Theory Lip Gloss has a variety of dazzling shades to make your lips stand out. Each shade glides onto the lips smoothly and offers intense moisture and colour pay for a flawless finishing touch.