Lips are the most delicate body part as they are safeguarded with a thin layer and often get exposed to different damaging elements such as UV rays and pollution. Thus, they get chapped and dry very quickly. The dryness can happen in the warm or cold weather; even the UV sun rays can harm the lips in a short period. Lips balms are vital to take care of them well. So, check out the excellent homemade lip balm recipes.
1. Homemade Beeswax Lip Balm
Beeswax is the moisturizing agent best to treat chapped lips. It is used in many commercial gloss, balms, and moisturizer to cure the damaged tissues. Hemp oil is used to address skin issues, and this balm is used in other lip balms. You can make own lip balm with these products at home.
For this you will need, 15g of beeswax, 10ml manuka honey, 5 gm Shea butter, 10gm of cocoa butter, 20ml almond oil, 5 ml hemp oil, 1g carnauba wax, and 8 drops of citrus essential oil.
2. Homemade Lip Balm with Shea Butter and Coconut Oil
Coconut oil is the best remedy for the different diseases of the body and skin. It is the fruitful source of fatty acids which safeguards the lips from the UV exposure. Beeswax is the excellent moisturizer for the chapped lips. Shea butter guards the lip skin and makes them ultra soft.
For the recipe, you will need, 1/8 cup of coconut oil, 1 tsp each of sweet almond oil and coconut extract (or vanilla extract), 1/8 cup of Shea butter, 1/4 cup of beeswax and 1/4 cup of rose petals.
3. Beeswax and Peppermint Lip Balm
Peppermint essential oil is used in a lot of skincare and cosmetic products. It is mostly added to offer the flavor and to stimulate the skin. Carrier oil is needed as the oil must be diluted before applying it to the surface.
For this fantastic lip moisturizer or balm, you will need 8 drops of peppermint oil, 2 tsp of carrier oil, 1 tsp of beeswax, and shavings of lipstick (optional). Alternatively, you can even add 1 tbsp shea butter to the balm.
4. Lip Balm with Strawberry
Strawberries have a lot of different nutrients such as vitamin A, K, E, magnesium, iron, etc. Due to the presence of different ingredients, it provides safety from the harmful UV sun rays.
For the wonderful balm recipe, you will need 2 tbsp of beeswax pellet, pink-colored food paste, 4 tbsp sunflower oil, some lipstick shavings, a little bit of strawberry flavor oil and edible glitter.
5. Rose Petals Lip Balm
It is essential to protect lips from chapping otherwise your lips may get worsened and may bleed. The rose oil is used for different everyday care products. You can use this oil to make own lip balm.
For the recipe, you will need, 4 tsp of sunflower oil, 4 drops of rose oil, 2 tbsp of beeswax pellet and some lipstick shavings.
6. Lip Balm with Sunflower and Coconut Oils
Sunflower oil is a rich source of beta-carotene which helps to heal the skin and can moisturize the lips. Coconut oil is also an excellent moisturizer for the skin.
For the balm, you will need, 4 tbsp sunflower oil, 2 tbsp beeswax pellet, 4 drops of coconut oil, and small containers. Finally, use this balm to get baby-soft lips.
7. Lip Balm using Mint
This mint balm will not make your lips smooth and soft but also offers flavor and a relaxing sensation. It has been used commercially in a lot of lip balms to safeguard the cracked or chapped lips.
For the lip balm, you will need 2 tbsp of beeswax pellet, 4 tbsp sunflower oil, a dash of mint flavor, and some teal food paste to offer the fantastic color to it.
8. Petroleum Jelly, Coconut Oil, and Kool-aid Balm
Petroleum jelly is used for decades to cure the burnt, damaged, and chapped lips. Kool-aid is used to add flavor and color to it. You can even use it to make an all-purpose lips moisturizer.
For the recipe, you will need, 4 tbsp of coconut oil, 3 tbsp of petroleum jelly, 1 tbsp of beeswax, and some kool-aid (powder or liquid).
10. Essential Oil, Almond Oil, and Beeswax Lip Balm
Almond oil locks the moisture and thereby keep the lips supple and soft. Beeswax is used to offer a base to the lip balm whereas the coconut oil provides the deep nourishment to the lips.
For the recipe, you will need 2 tbsp of beeswax (grated), 1 tbsp of coconut oil, 2 tsp of almond oil (sweet), ½ tsp glittery eyeshadow, a tiny piece of old lipstick, and 10 drops of essential oil.
11. Olive Oil and Mango Butter Balm
Mango butter is used for the different market-bought lip care products and lip balms. Just include this item to get the effects of commercial in the homemade one.
To make the perfect lip balm, take some amount of beeswax (grated), Shea butter, mango butter, organic olive oil, flavor oil (of your choice), and some mica (optional).
12. Homemade Natural Lip balm with Oil, Vegetable Butter, and Beeswax
It is the natural lip balm which is 100% natural. Vitamin E-tray chapped lips, and the vegetable oil (olive, sunflower, etc.) are the rich in Vitamin E, the antioxidant which safeguards the skin damage.
For the balm, you will need 1 tbsp of vegetable oil, 1 tbsp of wax, and 2 tbsp of vegetable butter to make this superb product for the lips.
13. Lavender Oil with Carrier Oil balm
For the chemical-free lip balm, take 1 tbsp beeswax (grated), 1 tsp honey, 7 drops lavender essential oil, 1 tsp cocoa powder (optional), 1 tsp old lipstick shavings (optional), ¼ tsp vitamin E oil and 4 tbsp jojoba, almond, or olive oil. Apply the balm whenever you feel lips are dry.
14. All-Purpose Flavored Lip Balm
You can tailor this balm as your choice. Each combo has one or other another advantage for your lips. Honey has been used in the ointment for lips for the decades, and grapeseed oil is used for a similar purpose.
For the recipe, you will need 1 part either of the grapeseed, olive, or coconut oil and 1 part of beeswax. To give the fantastic flavor to the lip balm take either of lemon, spiced coffee, buttermint, honey & coconut, cardamom & mint, chocolate & cinnamon or vanilla & mint.
15. Cupcake Flavor Oil Balm
Shea and cocoa butter are used to treat the chapped lips. You can use this on your lips to remove this issue. For the recipe, you will need ¼ oz. cocoa butter, 1/4th oz. Shea butter, 1/4th oz. mango butter, 5ml buttercream cupcake oil, a pinch of diamond dust mica, a pinch of matte purple pigment powder, 2 tsp of coconut oil, and 2 tbsp of beeswax (or carnauba).