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Homemade Lip Balm! (100%) Organic

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YOU’LL NEED

  • Shea Butter:  a natural sun protector
  • Coco Butter: locks in moisture, so you don’t have to continue to apply the product
  • Beeswax: provides hold for the lip balm
  • Castor Oil: natural antibacterial agent (no more cold sores)!
  • Jojoba Oil: rich w/ vitamin E & B, provides a simple, natural way restore moisture to your lips so they become smoother and softer
  • Avocado Oil: rich w/ vitamin A, D, & E, able to heal and irritated areas of the skin
  • Coconut Oil: Locks in moisture
  • Olive Oil: repairs and heals
  • Tea Tree Oil: a natural persevative

NEXT; *MEASUREMENTS MAY VARY* To fill 12 tubes of  lip balm

  1. boil water in a pot
  2. place in a separate bowl your ingredients
  3. 1 spoonful of coco butter
  4. tsp of shea butter
  5. spoonful of beeswax
  6. once water is boiling hot, turn of the flame
  7. place your bowl of  butters and beeswax into the pot of hot water
  8. wait until the butters/wax is melted
  9. add 5 drops of each oils
  10. mix together
  11. pour the mixture into lip balm containers.

All DONE!

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Purchased lip balm tubes at http://www.amazon.com prices may vary

This is great fun to do. Also economical. Saves ton of money, and most of all its natural. No more petrolatum in the belly!

ALSO: any leftover product? Store it in a container for next time. Or add to your hair! I

IMG_20130202_125255 IMG_20130202_125525I had only a handful of product left, so I added it to my hair. It gave my hair a ton of shine.

Good luck all!

Stay nappy & God bless! 🙂

3 Comments

  1. Lavendar says

    Just happened upon your blog while searching for how to make shealoe butter. I love your content! I’m only 6 months post BC, but I have found my hair likes homemade/natural things the most. I will have fun browsing through your blog. BTW, I immediately developed a crush on your beautiful hair; and the shine you got from this balm is ridiculous!!!!

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