Did you know that some well-known lip balms contain menthol or phenol which actually sucks out the moisture from your lips? Ever wondered why you need to reapply so often? It’s because they want you to! Simply so you can use up their products quicker and buy more.
So what better way to avoid the crap than to made your own. It’s super easy!
No bees were harmed in the making:
> 1 heaped tbsp of shea butter
> 1 heaped tbsp of coco butter
> 1 tbsp of candelilla wax
> 3 tbsp of coconut oil
> Melt together in a double boiler until fully liquid and pour into tin! (This fills about 1.5 tins, each tin was 45ml).
> Let it set, until it becomes solid