Lipstick is a cosmetic product containing pigments, oils, waxes, and emollients that apply color , texture, and protection to the lips.
Many colors and types of lipstick exist. As with most other types of makeup, lipstick is typically, but not exclusively, worn by women . Some lipsticks are also lip balms, to add color and hydration.
Although the name originally applied to the baton (stick) of material , within a tubular container, usually around 10mm in diameter and 50mm in length the term has now generally transposed to the material itself, regardless of method of application.