Sunday, February 5, 2012

Homemade Lip Scrub

 Since im new to wearing lipstick, I never noticed how chapped my lips are. So before I can wear my new favorite lippie its time for a scrub. There's no way I will pay $20 + for a lip scrub when I can make my own! This is a super easy scrub, luckily I already had all the ingredients at home.

Heres what you need:



1 tsp







In a small cup, heat 1tsp of natural honey in the microwave for 4-5 seconds

-Honey has healing and hydrating properties which will result in soft lips.









Stir in 1 tsp of healthy edible oil (olive oil, sweet almond oil, or sunflower oil)

-Oil will make a think protective barrier








Add 2 tsp of white sugar

-Creates a gentle exfoliant to remove dead skin










Add 1-2 drops of an essential oil such as peppermint, spearmint, lemon, or lime. I used a combo of peppermint and lemon.



Finished product! Put some on your finger and use a gentle circular motion

Wipe off with water or damp cotton ball then apply some lip balm. I used Carmex.








                                         Enjoy!! xoxo


7 comments:

  1. Awesome. And a heck of a lot cheaper than lip scrub. Diggin this blog :) -Melissa

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    1. Thanks girl! Nothing better than saving $$ :)

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  2. Nice, I should try to make this at home! xx Joice

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    1. It took me less than 5 minutes to make! I have been using it daily and im seeing great results :) xoxo

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  3. I'm gonna try this for sure :)

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  4. Really nice blog girl!! And this post was really cool! :)

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    1. Thanks so much for stopping by! Glad you enjoyed it :) Xo!

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