How to make lip balm: 4 delicious recipes

Pucker up! Learn how to make lip balm with these four delish recipes

Whipping up a batch of lip balm is surprisingly easy, what’s more making your own means you get to pick the container. Anything from heart-shaped containers and mint tins to vintage lockets and mini russian dolls would make fine vessels for your lippy. For an extra handmade touch, design labels for your homemade lip balm and dish them out to friends as gifts, or use as alternative business cards or wedding favours. So many ideas!

Here’s how to make lip balm:

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1. Chocolate mint homemade lip balm: great for dry, chapped lips and a cinch to make! Visit Craftberry Bush to learn how to make this lip balm.

2. Sparkly strawberry lip balm for girlfriends by Torie Jayne. Such a cute idea to add a tiny deer-shaped lip balm piece on top.

3. Honey is a rich natural ingredient that’s not only great for your hair but does wonders to your skin. Add a few white chocolate chips and you’ve made a winning lip balm. Find the full tutorial on Henry Happened

4. ‘I’m a lip balm in a locket, baby. Gotta rub me the right way, honey!’ Sorry, Christina. To make a handy lip balm necklace, head over to Beautylish

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