Easy Steps to Make Lip Balm
Easy steps on how to make lip balm. Lip balms are good for the lips. They help to keep the lip supple and healthy. There are different kinds of lip balm available. Some are neutral, some are colored, some contain menthol and other healing properties.
Lip balm, otherwise known as lip salvel has the unique qualities that moisturizes and relieves chapped or dry lips, angular cheilitis, stomatitis, or cold sores.
The main components of a lip balm are beeswax or carnauba wax, lanolin, cetyl alcohol, camphor, paraffin, and petrolatum, among other ingredients. Other components of some varieties are dyes, flavor, fragrance, phenol, salicylic acid, and sunscreens.
You will be pleased to know that lip balm can be easily made from the comfort of your home. What you need are the following ingredients:
3tbsp almond oil
2tbsp yellow beeswax
8 drops of any essential oil of your choice
These are the steps. .
1. Melt together sheabutter, yellow beeswax, and almond oil
2. Add your essential oil once melted and mix them together
3. Add your colourant and mix
4. Allow the mixture to solidify as it cools
5. Pour into your lip container
Your lip balm is ready to be used.
The beautiful thing about making your lip balm yourself is the fact that you know the ingredient present in what you’re using.
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