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You won't believe how easy it is to make your own homemade lip balm using beeswax & coconut oil! Keep your lips feeling soft all winter, or give them as gifts. A perfect stocking stuffer!
Easy homemade coconut and beeswax lip balm! You will need..... containers for lip balm - you can use tubes or pots, or even reused tins, like Altoid's Minis glass measuring cup small grater yellow beeswax coconut oil (I really recommend Dr. Bronner's - it smells the best!) vitamin E oil measuring spoons chopstick or something similar for stirring microwave
Every Beekeepers Simple Lip Balm Recipe excerpted from "HONEYBEE Lessons From An Accidental Beekeeper": 1 oz. beeswax 5 oz. extra-virgin olive oil 5 drops of honey 2-3 drops honey essential oil Melt beeswax and oil in double boiler until clear. Add EO and pour into tins. Never melt beeswax over a direct flame. www.redbee.com/
DIY Honey Kissed Lip Balm Here's my recipe (I modified the Honey.com recipe a bit since I didn't have as much beeswax and I had apricot kernel oil instead of sweet almond oil). 1.5 ounces beeswax 3 ounces apricot kernel oil 1 tablespoon honey Melt the wax and oil in the microwave, stir in the honey, and pour into tins or other containers.