I am Sure most of us have dozens of Lip balms in our kitty. We love to keep applying it for whole day to keep our lips soft and supple. There are many brands in the market who offers basic as well as tinted lip balms. But we are not really sure what ingredients it contains. All claims to give you soft and pink lips and quiet unaware of the ingredient list. If you remember our moms and grannies have been using ghee/clarified butter to soften the lips which is a natural ingredient and effective too. Then why not to use such natural ingredients to take care of our lips. Here we are listing down today few amazing recipes of Homemade lip balms which you can try. To prepare all lip balms you would need bees wax as a basic ingredient which is easily available at any medical store or supermarket. It helps to give stiffness to the lip balm. Choose the one which you like.
Here Are Some Of Best Homemade Lip Balms You Should Try:
1. Coconut Oil And Pepper Mint Oil Lip Balm
This the basic lip balm without any tint. It only serves the purpose of moisturization along with the cooling sensation of Peppermint Oil.
To Prepare This Lip Balm We Would Need Following Ingredients
1 tablespoon of Pure Virgin Coconut Oil
1 teaspoon of a Beeswax
3 to 4 drops of Peppermint Oil
Mix all three ingredients in a container and put it in a microwave for 2 minutes. After that transfer it to small glass or plastic jar. Let it cool and it would be ready to use. Coconut oil as we all aware is a natural moisturizer which helps to hydrates the lips. Peppermint Oil adds cooling sensation to your lips. This lip balm can be worn under any lipstick or Lip gloss since it is transparent.
2. Delicious Strawberry Lip Balm
Yes. You can prepare this delicious strawberry flavored lip balm at home in just few steps.
You Would Need Below Mentioned Ingredients To Prepare The Same
1 Tablespoon of Pure Virgin Coconut Oil
1/2 tablespoon of grounded strawberries
1 teaspoon of Beeswax
Mix all three ingredients in container in put in microwave till it melts. Transfer it to small glass or plastic container. Let it cool for sometime and use afterwords. We already got to know the benefits of coconut oil for lips. About strawberry, here we are using the real strawberry extracts which is adds a delicious smell to your lip balm and also give a nice tint.
3. Cinnamon Plumping Lip Balm
Cinnamon is known to contain inflaming properties . When we apply it on the lips it increases the blood flow under the lip skin and hence gives fuller and plump lips. Here we are going to use cinnamon essential oil for plumping effect in our lip balm.
Lets Get To Know What Ingredients We Would Need To Prepare This Balm
2 Tablespoon of Pure Virgin Coconut Oil
1/2 teaspoon of beeswax
2 Vitamin E Capsules. You will get it easily at any medical store or super market
1/2 teaspoon of honey
8 to 10 drops of Cinnamon essential oil
Mix all the ingredients in the microwave proof plastic container and keep it microwave till it melts. Transfer it in clean container and let it cool down. Your Lip balm is ready. As we already discussed cinnamon oil gives plumping effect to the lips. while vitamin e and honey nourishes the skin which gives your soft and supple lips.