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Do you have a bunch of near-empty lipsticks that you don't know what to do with? Don't throw them out! You can turn those favorite shades into tinted lip balms. Customize your color, flavor and scent, and even recycle old tins and tubs to give the balm a personal special touch. Just follow these four simple steps. HOW TO Make Your Own Lip Balm Choose a container or tin for your lip balm. You can use an empty Altoids tin (like the one above) or anything that will hold the balm.
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...
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.