Delicious Lip Balm Recipes

Making your own lip balm can be a fun and easy craft but also offers many other benefits. When you make your own products you can customize them for your needs, as well as enjoy the benefits of an all natural product. These homemade recipes don’t contain preservatives, artificial colors or sweeteners. They are made with natural wax, oils and essential oils. If you can follow a simple recipe then you will have no problem making your own lip balms. To help you get started you will find a few suggestions below.

Citrus Apricot Lip Balm

Ingredients:

1 teaspoon of beeswax

1 teaspoon of apricot kernel oil

1 teaspoon of calendula oil

1 drop each of lemon, orange and essential oil

Directions:

Melt the beeswax using the double boiler system.

Add the apricot and calendula oil stirring constantly.

When these ingredients are well mixed remove from heat and let cool a bit.

Once the mixture has cooled down a bit, blend in the essential oils and pour into a container.

Let cool and set.

Coconut Lip Balm

Ingredients:

2 tablespoons of beeswax

1 tablespoon of coconut oil

Directions:

Melt the beeswax using the double boiler system.

Add the coconut oil stirring constantly.

Once the ingredients are well blended, pour into a container.

Let cool and set.

 

Vanilla Lip Balm

Ingredients:

1 tablespoons of beeswax

1 tablespoon of jojoba oil

4 drops of vanilla essence

Directions:

Melt the beeswax using the double boiler system.

Add the jojoba oil stirring constantly.

When these ingredients are well mixed remove from heat and let cool a bit.

Once the mixture has cooled down a bit, blend in the vanilla essence and pour into a container.

Let cool and set.

Hope you enjoy soft, moisturized lips with these yummy recipes!!!

 

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1 Response

  1. PEBBLESINWV

    Home-Made Fruity Lip Gloss – This is a recipe that I have grown to love;

    Home-Made Fruity Lip Gloss

    1tsp. aloe vera gel,
    1tsp. petroleum jelly,
    2-3 drops of flavored oil (your choice)

    Mix aloe vera gel with petroleum jelly, then add flavored oil. Transfer to a small container. Now, you have a wonderful home made lip gloss!

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