Nivea Lip Care Repair & Protection Lip Balm Review

by Fly Girl on March 1, 2011 · 44 comments

Lip balms, Yes lip balms. We all love lip balms.

If there was anything I could take to a deserted island if only one thing, that would be my lip balm!
Yes I am going to say over sunscreen it would be my lip balm. The only thing in this world I reach for every 2 hours of my life no matter which place I am.

nivea lip care

Nivea is a brand we all know about and it is been reviewed highly and everyone just loves nivea lip balms.
Nivea is a global skin- and body-care brand, owned by the German company Beiersdorf. The company was founded on March 28 1882 by pharmacist Carl Paul Beiersdorf. In 1900, the new owner Oskar Troplowitz developed a water-in-oil emulsifier as a skin cream with Eucerit, the first stable emulsion of its kind. This was the basis for Eucerin and late Nivea. Nivea comes from the Latin word niveus/nivea/niveum(meaning snow-white).

nivea lip care
This lip balm is one is the repair lip balm.

Now there are two lip balms like this being offered I do not know if it’s just their name which are different or even the constituents because the one I have says nivea repair and when I was searching on internet some say repair and some say repair and protection.

Find out more about nivea lip balms and range HERE

Website description:
SKIN TYPE: Dry and Chapped Lips
EXPERTISE: Contains natural moisturising ingredients – Almond
Oil & Shea butter advanced formula with Hydra mine and Grape Seed Extract
BENEFIT: Locks in moisture in the lips and keeps your lips soft and

  • Effectively protects sensitive lips before they crack.
  • Strengthen lip skin barrier functions.
  • Contains natural ingredients: Bisabolol andshea butter.

My take:

Pros of Nivea Lip Care Repair & Protection Lip Balm

  • Moisturizing
  • No scent or no odour of any sort
  • No lips tickling effect like the carmex lip balms
  • Affordable Rs 129 retails
  • Alright packaging

nivea lip care tube

  • Have so many variants to choose from . It depends on your preference cherry, essential ,repair,etc
  • Helps soothe chapped lips. Even painfully chapped lips
  • I apply this all over my lips, extra on sides and even on the boundary line and go to sleep at night.
  • Does a good job of curing the tiny cracking in winters.
  • The fact that a woman can never have too many lip balms. This is my bed side staple.
  • With no colour this just does a repair job. Being inexpensive can be tried for ladies who are regular lipstick wearers, suffer from super dry lips like I do, or stay in cold areas.
  • It is also a great overnight treatment for sensitive lips.

nivea lip care swatch

Cons of Nivea Lip Care Repair & Protection Lip Balm

  • Melts in heat if left in car
  • I think the packaging is a little boring for a lip balm but again that’s just me.
  • Availability. I got mine last year and do not if it still seen widely in the bazaar.
  • It does not sink into the lips easily needs a little rubbing even after applying from the tube.
  • No colour at all for those who expect nivea to have a little colour in its balms .

It would give it a :-* :-* :-* + 0.5 rating for being good at its job and price.

Hope you all have a happy lips day

Have you used Nivea lip Care ? Please rate in the box below

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Nivea Lip Care Repair & Protection Lip Balm Review Overall rating: 1 out of 5 based on 1 reviews.

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Hi used the lip balm twice and my lips are so irritated they burn and they r red!!

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monika March 1, 2011 at 5:51 pm

sounds like a good lip balm…..especially for winters. For summers I find Vaseline lip care also good for night time application.


naina March 1, 2011 at 6:39 pm

i love this … it did wonders for my horrribly chapped , cracked and dry lips last winters , but it a mess when it melts .. it broke off and i had to put it in a tiny container..
nevertheless :waytogo: :waytogo:


zeeba March 1, 2011 at 6:44 pm

Its my HG lip balm……..I love it..


Rati March 1, 2011 at 6:48 pm

I like the flavoured versions of Nivea more 😀

I am picking up pink guava soon. :))


Nids March 1, 2011 at 7:22 pm

me too… next week.. :)) :))


naina March 1, 2011 at 7:22 pm

me tooo wantsss , but its always not available 🙁


Rati March 1, 2011 at 7:51 pm

i have alos not seen it here abhi tak…


anks March 1, 2011 at 10:53 pm

Chk out food bazaar at Citywalk…. i saw it there…


jomol March 1, 2011 at 7:13 pm

I love this Nivea balm, it keeps my lips supersoft and nonsticky :waytogo: :waytogo: :waytogo: :waytogo: :waytogo: :waytogo:


Ik March 1, 2011 at 7:21 pm

I love this for supechapped lips.. but I prefer the flavoured/ coloured variants. 🙂


Nids March 1, 2011 at 7:24 pm

Nivea lip balms r always gud.. but just 1 thing, Fly girl.. wht does this mean –the very 1st line of ur post that “We all all lip balms.” :toothygrin: :toothygrin: :toothygrin: ..


Nids March 1, 2011 at 7:26 pm

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flygirl March 1, 2011 at 7:49 pm

me getting coloured too!thanku all!this is just like oen of those night time treatments!but colour anyday!


flygirl March 1, 2011 at 7:50 pm

nids i had to write lip balms yes lip balms we all love our lip balms!ha ha!gadbad ho gayi! :talktohand:


Nids March 1, 2011 at 8:23 pm

i kno.. i understood tht.. was just pulling ur leg.. :tongue: :tongue: :tongue: :tongue: :tongue:


Noopur March 1, 2011 at 7:55 pm

I see all d girls going gaga abt nivea lip balms… i have to get it tooo now…
nice review raun bitiya… 🙂 🙂 :-*


flygirl March 1, 2011 at 7:56 pm

he he thanku nu!mwah!fb pe aoo!lik rit now!


khushi March 1, 2011 at 8:26 pm

I soo soo need a lip balm for my dry lips…. they r soo dry … I will definitely try this one :yahoo:
fly girl :thanks:


ashna March 1, 2011 at 8:58 pm

nice review though i prefer himalya lip balm non tinted cures chapped lips and is super cheap 20 rs only ! for tinted lip balm no doubt nivea stands first


flygirl March 1, 2011 at 9:24 pm

ashna neva tried himalya nd 20 rs is woohppiiieee


ashna March 2, 2011 at 12:10 am

yes do try it ! even i bought at the recommendation of a blog named beautydiva ! it turn out fab …… better than lotus herbal vaseline and eva !


bhumika March 2, 2011 at 1:45 am

nice review beeni..


flygirl March 2, 2011 at 10:06 am

khushi thanku mwah


flygirl March 2, 2011 at 10:06 am

bhumi its m flygirl saying thx 😉


Ankita March 2, 2011 at 9:15 pm

I have all the Fruity shine ones and I use them for my everyday wear. I have a problem of chapping only at the corners of my lips. Neutrogena is the only thing that has helped a little bit with that so far. Will try this too.


flygirl March 3, 2011 at 4:47 pm

try it ankita it might just


swats December 5, 2012 at 3:16 pm

know for winters they have come up with combination pack. for rs 129/- i got strawberry flavour and one more lip balm costing rs99/- free thats without any flavour. strawberry just look wow on ur makes ur lips shine and if looks as if u have used a gloss.and it nourish though you have reapply


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