No matter whether it’s winter or summer, your lips can get chapped any season. It looks bad and ugly. And in such a situation we all run to buy the lip balms. There are various lip balms available in the market some are organic and some are not. While applying the lip balms we also eat it knowingly or unknowingly. We also lick our lips a several times. Therefore buying a chemical based product for your lips and especially your lip balms is a big no-no. You can always buy lipsticks from the market as you apply it just once and leave it. but for lip balms you apply it several times during the day whenever you feel that your lips are drying. There are various ways to make the lip balms at home and you can also make your favorite flavored balm.
Mentioned Below Are The 7 Easy DIY Lip Balm Recipes:
1. The Peppermint Balm
Peppermint balm is a great DIY lip balm and it has the strong mint smell, which lasts for the entire day. To make the balm you will need a tablespoon of beeswax, two tablespoon of shea butter and coconut oil. Mix all the ingredients and microwave it for about a minute, while stopping after every 15 seconds to check and to stir. Put in a small container and leave it to settle.
2. Coconut And Rose Lip Balm
This is another DIY lip balm and it smells wonderful. The rose petal smells great. To make this you will need beeswax, coconut oil and shea butter. Mix all the ingredients and microwave it for about a minute, while stopping after every 15 seconds to check and to stir. Put in a small container and leave it to settle. You can either leave the petals or leave it.
3. The Healthy Fruit Balm
The fruit balm is another DIY lip balm, which is extremely easy to male. You can strawberries to make this balm as they smell great and also look beautiful. The bright pink colorful looks great even while you are making it. To make it, you will need strawberry powder, Shea butter, beeswax and coconut oil. Mix all the ingredients and microwave it. Put in a small container and leave it to settle. You can either leave the petals or leave it.
4. Almond Lip Balm
Making the almond lip balm is really easy and the process is exactly same as the peppermint balm. For this you will need a fine almond paste, Shea butter, and coconut oil. Mix all the ingredients and heat it in the microwave. Allow it to settle down in a container and apply it on your lips.
5. The Shea Butter Balm
This is the simplest and neutral lip balm. A lot of women prefer using colorless balms. Shea butter is meant for those. It is a simple mixture of beeswax, Shea butter and coconut oil. Shea butter is a great moisturizer and works well on dry lips.
6. Coconut Oil Lip Balm
Coconut oil is really good for the skin and hence making a coconut oil lip balm is a great idea. It is easy to make. You will need coconut oil and beeswax. Take a small jar and fill it half with coconut oil and beeswax. Allow it to melt down and mix well.
7. Chocolate Lip Balm
Chocolate lip balm is a great lip balm and it tastes and smells great. For all the chocolate lovers it is a great DIY lip balm. For this you will need half tablespoon of melted chocolate, Shea butter and coconut oil. Mix all the ingredients together and heat it until it melts down. Once that is done add dry powder of coconut and heat it for 30 seconds in the microwave. Add it in the mixture and add 2-3 drops of essential oil. Pour it in a small container and let it settle.