Do you have dry and cracked lips? Hydrate immediately by applying a good lip balm: This gesture of beauty is central to the daily health and beauty of your mouth.
Rules to have soft lips and velvety
First, protect them every day with a lip balm. Also, you can use a moisturizing lip balm type. Thus, apply it several times a day, especially at night before going to sleep. As it remains on the lips for several hours it becomes more effective.
Make light exfoliation using, for example, the brown sugar mixed with water: massaging the mixture very gently on the lips until they are soft.
MOISTURIZE, by drinking plenty of water throughout the day, this helps you to reduce the problem of dry lips and stimulates the body to retain more moisture.
3 Recipes to make Lip Balm at home
Classic Lip Balm
Ingredients: 1 tablespoon butter Shea, 1 tablespoon of white cocoa butter, 1 drop of oil olive or almond or argan and 1 glass jar as that of the cream for the eye contour.
Preparation: melt in a double boiler shea butter and cocoa butter in a small glass jar. Remove from heat and add the oil droplets. Stir with a spoon; and put in the fridge so that it coagulates.
Lip balm honey
Ingredients: 1/3 of cocoa butter, 1/3 of shea butter,1/3 of honey, Jojoba oil.
Preparation: melt in a double boiler shea butter and cocoa butter in a small glass jar. Remove from heat and add the honey and oil droplets. To customize your lip balm can also add a few drops of essential oil to your liking. Stir with a spoon; and put in the fridge for 24 hours.
Vitamin lip balm
Ingredients: 1 tablespoon of beeswax, 1 tablespoon of shea butter, ½ tablespoon of sweet almond oil, 1 teaspoon of honey, 1 capsule of vitamin E and a small container.
Preparation: heat in a water bath, in a glass jar, 1 tablespoon of bees wax, 1 tablespoon of shea butter, sweet almond half tablespoon of olive oil and a capsule of vitamin E. Once the ingredients have melted, add a teaspoon of honey, and if you want, 2 drops of essential oil of your choice. Stir and let cool completely in refrigerator.