This must to be the easiest lip balm recipe ever, and only needs three ingredients plus your favourite essential oil.
60ml Sweet Almond Oil
50g Shea butter
2ml organic lip balm flavour oil or of your favourite essential oil
Put sweet almond oil, beeswax and shea butter into a glass or ceramic bowl
Place bowl into a pot of gently boiling water, so it floats on it
Melt your ingredients together, stir every couple of minutes
Once melted, add the flavour or essential oil
Pour into pots or jars, place lids on once cooled.
This healing mixture will keep your lips moist and hydrated, and can also be used on rough patches of skin on the rest of your body.
If you are looking for a simple and easy way to get started, try one of our DIY Lip Balm Kits
They include 15 lip balm pots, pre-weighed ingredients and easy instructions to follow. All you have to do is choose your flavour. It's a great way to get started and give you confidence to try it from absolute scratch next time. The kits themselves make great gifts for friends too!