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Make Your Own All-Natural Lip Balm. Four ingredients. Easy. No more spending tons of money on drug store lip balms. And I can see splitting up the mixture and adding different essential oils to make different flavors. Cool! Thanks to the Craftzine.com blog for this one.
Homemade Mint Chocolate Lip Gloss Yield: 1 small jar lip gloss (about .20 ounces)Total Time: 5 minutes ingredients: 1 teaspoon coconut oil 1 teaspoon pure almond oil 1 teaspoon cocoa butter 3-4 drops pure vitamin E oil 1-2 drops pure peppermint extract 3-4 semisweet chocolate chips
DIY Lip Balm: 4 Tbs Coconut Oil 3 Tbs Petroleum Jelly (shea butter as an alt) 1 Tbs Beeswax, shaved Kool-aid A Small container Instructions: 1. Mix first three ingredients 2. After blended, heat for 1 min. 3. Mix in Kool-aid until desired color 4. Pour mix into containers & into fridge for 2 hours
How to: Make Simple, Organic DIY Lip Balm for 25¢ :: By Potholesandpantyhose : "I wanted to find a way that I could circumvent the cost, the unnecessary added chemicals and the need for store-bought lip balm. For approximately $0.25 a tube, I had my very own lip balm without the chemicals."
I am TOTALLY going to do this. Homemade Natural/Organic Chapstick. Three easy ingredients: coconut oil, bee's wax, and shea butter. You can buy the containers from Mountain Rose (mentioned in post). Cost per stick is aprox $0.40 which includes the $0.28 container. Now, if I could figure out a way to tint them...