With that huge range of lip balms available out there, it gets quite hard to find that one particular color and of course, the kind of lip care that actually suits you. However, you can customize a homemade one to go just so well with your preferred tint and taste in just a fraction of the cost. Below are a few incredible DIY Lip Balms that can pamper your lips with a healthy, gorgeous-toned fragrance!
14. Homemade Lavender Honey Lip Balm
To heal your lips the natural way, you need to make your lip balm. This way you can be sure of the ingredients and their properties individually. You can break free from depending on chemical laden lip balms that make your lips crack.
All you need are coconut oil, shea butter, raw honey, sweet almond oil, beeswax, lavender essential oil, and frankincense essential oil. You can fully eliminate toxic ingredients from your lip balm and use only what you have made yourself cheaply, quickly and with known ingredients.
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15. Chai Spice Lip Balm
The scent of chai is just magical; it blends cloves and ginger boldly with the warm vanilla and cinnamon to produce a pleasant fragrance that both comforts and invigorate. When used in DIY lip balms, it wakes you up while making your lips tingle a bit. It encourages blood flow to make your lips look full and beautiful.
All you need to make this marvelous lip balm are castor oil, beeswax, carnauba wax, cinnamon essential oil, vanilla essential oil, clove essential oil, ginger essential oil and cocoa powder for the rich aroma.
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16. DIY Coconut Vanilla Lip Balm
It pays to closely look at the ingredients in your lip balm and other products you apply on your skin if you want to maintain or improve your beauty. Making your lip balm at home ensures the ingredients are only what you put in and understand well.
This will provide your lips with the much-needed protection while naturally moisturizing the lips. It is very easy to make and only takes a few minutes of your time. You need coconut oil, beeswax, vanilla extract, jojoba oil or you can substitute this with vitamin E or sweet almond oil.
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17. Blueberry Lip Balm
A favorite of many people, blueberry makes sweet lip balm. You can make them at home especially when you want a special lip balm or want to make it as a gift item for a loved one. Make them delicious with the Lorann oils. Other than the protection from drying, you will enjoy the scent and flavor.
You need beeswax, coconut oil, vitamin E oil and Lorann oils to give the blueberry flavor. Once you have melted and fully stirred the mixture, you can add the flavor as much as you desire. Some people prefer only a hint while for others, the louder the scent and taste, the better the product.
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18.Tangerine lip balm with a touch of lime!
This is a favorite lip balm for those who have tried it, with only a small amount of each ingredient; you can make a lot of lip balm for gift giveaways to appreciate someone or a group of people. You can use it any time of the day and when going to bed for soft full lips.
It includes only natural ingredients with no artificial color, flavor or wax, so your mind will be at ease even if you share it with your kids on their sensitive lips. The all-natural lip balm is the best treat you can give your lips.
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19. Simple Christmas spirit lip balm made with essential oil
If making DIY lip balms has been on your mind for long, this is the easiest recipe for you. Put your fears to rest and make your natural lip balm. It requires just four ingredients and a little effort. You can use the readily available equipment at home without the need to buy more stuff.
You need beeswax, coconut oil, shea butter, Christmas spirit essential oil and a container of your choice. Put your skills to use and make a wonderful lip balm that will moisturize and soften your lips.
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20. Peppermint Lip Balm
If you want an easy to make gift item that the recipient will love using, this lip balm recipe tops the list. It is effective at pampering your lips in the harsh winter months and keeps protects your skin from the hot summer weather. It requires just three natural ingredients and about 10 minutes for the homemade lip balm to be ready for use.
You need beeswax, coconut oil, peppermint essential oil and the container that suits your needs of application.
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21. The Best Healing DIY Lip Balm
You will love this simple recipe that brings healing to your lips while making you feel wonderful. It soothes the lips just the way it is but you can add more essential oil for fun. It is very easy, and anyone can make it. It pays to make your lip balm as it will rid you of the chemicals that only harm your skin.
In a few steps, you can create an amazing lip balm with healthy oils, sweet scent and healing properties for your lips.
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22. Healing Homemade Lip Balm
Lips are a part of the body that are always more susceptible to drying and always exposed to elements. Their thin protective layer cannot fight off all the environmental attack hence the need for quality DIY lip balms. This healing lip balm is made to moisturize the lips and seal it in and sink into the skin.
Made of beeswax, coconut oil, essential oil, vitamin E and honey, your skin will get all the important healing ingredients for a soft, moist lip.
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23. Homemade Lip Balm In 5 Minutes
This is one of the coolest DIY projects you can make; it is very simple to make at home with the regular ingredients and equipment. It does not leave you feeling waxy at all compared to the ones available at the stores. And you are sure of what goes in its manufacture, unlike the commercial products that can easily hide their contents.
The vitamin E oil and coconut oil make a very big difference in its efficacy as s moisturizer that you can rely on for long term use and to protect your lips the whole day.
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24. DIY Chai Coconut Lip Balm
Chai is a favorite taste and to find out that you can use it in your DIY lip balms is just amazing. It is very easy to extract the flavor of chai from the tea using oil in a warm bowl or microwave it. You have the freedom of increasing and decreasing the concentration of the flavor to suit your preferences.
The ingredients are chai tea bags, shea butter, and coconut oil. Once the mixture cools down, it will harden from where you can use it or package it into little containers and label for gifting or sale.
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25. Super Healing Cold Sore Lip Balm
It has been proven that lemon balm improves the symptoms of a cold sore and fastens the healing process. You can make your lip balm using lemon balm and enjoy these benefits right from your home. You can infuse the lemon balm together with calendula flowers or leaves to smoothen skin irritations.
You can store the infused oil for a year in a cool place or longer when refrigerated to use as your recipe whenever you need it for your DIY lip balm project.
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So, if you have just run out of your favorite lip balm, it might be a great idea to get whipping up your very own versions of a DIY Lip Balm that’s not just going to be refreshing, but also truly soothing for that delicate smile of yours.
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