To make this lip balm you will need the following ingredients ~
- Vaseline Petroleum Jelly (or generic brand)
- Paste food coloring (I use Wilton brand) color "red-red"
- a small jar with a lid to store your lip balm in (think sifter jar). I just used an old eye cream jar.
- essential Oil for scent if desired
|1) Ingredients ~ You could add essential oil for scent if |
|1) Mix 1 Tbsp of Vaseline|
|2) With 1/8th to 1/4 teaspoon of paste food coloring|
|3) Mix thoroughly|
|4) Transfer to your storage container|
|5) Enjoy! This makes a great gift too!|
For those who would prefer not to put
vaseline on their lips see this
Homemade Chocolate Lip Balm
It is all natural, delicious and
safe enough to eat!
|For an extra special, lip pampering gift add the |
Olive Oil Cinnamon Lip Plumping Scrub to this
beautiful lip balm!
For more ideas on DIY cosmetics read the
The Complete Idiot's Guide to Making Natural Beauty Products
Homemade Beauty Treatments and Skin Care Recipes (All Natural Cosmetics)
For those of you who do not wish to make your own skin care, check out Perfectly Posh by Poppyjuice to see commercially prepared products using only naturally based ingredients. Luxurious pampering products with all of the good and none of the bad!