The effects the cold weather are having on us is unbearable. Not to mention, dry and cold hands, but out lips are getting pretty much the most of it. So, considering the toll the winter has taken on my lips, I wanted to make a scrub so badly. My lips have been very dry and flaky for a while now so it is time to make a natural remedy. And here it is, an all-natural peppermint lip scrub! Keep reading and see how you can make your own DIY lip scrub too.
You can do this super simple sugar lip scrub in just a few minutes, using natural ingredients from your pantry. That’s right, you already have them in your house, what have you got to lose? For example, the organic virgin coconut oil is a highly effective natural moisturizer, loaded with antioxidants. And the other ingredients will taste so good you won’t hesitate to eat it up a bit.
Thus, this recipe will be enough to help you in those cold and unbearable winters. Here’s how to make it:
1. You need the following ingredients:
– 2 tsp sugar
– 1 tsp coconut oil
– 1/4 tsp honey
– 3-4 drops peppermint essential oil
2. Now, all you have to do is mixing up the sugar, coconut oil, honey, and peppermint essential oil together in a small bowl with a spoon or a fork. To make sure you have it secure, just transfer the mixture to a small container.
3. And it is ready for you to use. Scoop out a small amount of the scrub and gently rub it into your lips in a circular motion. Do this for 1 minute or so and then gently wipe your lips clean. This is how your lips will get nice and smooth, you won’t even notice the winter cold!