Say goodbye to dry lips with our all-natural 4-ingredient lip balm!
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Easy homemade lip balm
The base for this beauty DIY is made with hydrating shea butter and coconut oil to leave lips feeling soft and supple. Bee wax creates a silky-smooth texture, helps to stabilize the balm, and further protects lips from drying out.
You can customize the lip balm with essential oils, such as peppermint, lavender, vanilla, or grapefruit. The lip balm is also a lovely and inexpensive wedding or party favor.
You can easily triple or quadruple the recipe to produce larger amounts. We love to give the lip balm as Christmas gift for our girlfriends to help them battle the frosty London air during the winter months. We created pretty printable labels for gifting, which you can download at the end of the DIY.
More beauty DIYs
If you are interested in creating homemade beauty products, check out these fun tutorials:
- Lavender Bath Salt
- DIY Liquid Hand Soap
- Lemon Sugar and Salt Body Scrub
- Extra Rich Body Butter
- Sparkly Cinnamon Body Scrub
How to use the 4-ingredient lip balm
It’s best to use lip balm at room temperature. Take a small amount of lip balm and gently rub and massage it into your lips.
Storage and shelf life
Stored in airtight containers, the 4-ingredient lip balm can be kept for up to 6 months.
Print the gift labels
Print the labels on DIN A4 or letter size sticker paper or self-adhesive paper and cut out along the grey outline. Remove the backing of the paper and adhere to the designated lid or container. The labels come in different size giving you many options when choosing a pot or tin.
Free Printable Lip Balm Labels
Click on the button to download your free printable labels to decorate and gift the lip balm!