Have you ever ever had a favourite lip balm? The proper components hugs your lips with simply the correct texture – not too greasy, however not too dry. The right lip balm glides over the lips with ease, and leaves them feeling easy and conditioned for very long time. Our Lavender Mint Lip Balm recipe was formulated with these traits in thoughts.
We added two particular components to our Lavender Mint Lip Balm to offer it an additional increase. Natural Sunflower Lecithin provides the lip balm a easy, creamy texture that adheres nicely to the pores and skin. A splash of castor oil helps be certain that the balm softens simply (upon pores and skin contact) and provides it a pleasantly slippery slip.
We used a mix of vivid peppermint and floral lavender to offer our Lavender Mint Lip Balm a novel aroma that’s snappy and stuffed with pep. The candy mint performs superbly in opposition to the herbaceous aroma of lavender buds. The mixture offers a light-weight, however memorable scent that tickles the senses because the balm moistures and circumstances dry lips.
Actually, the scent is so yummy that we really feel prefer it may nearly double as fragrance. Strive dabbing a little bit of our Lavender Mint Lip Balm in your neck, wrists, or pulse factors to get pleasure from and invigorating increase of scent. If this mix isn’t your cup of tea, you may all the time omit both fragrant ingredient or swap it out for one thing else. Try our listing of 30+ Scented Lip Balm Concepts for some inspiration.
In regards to the Substances
This pure wax is flexible in texture and coloration, out there in white or yellow varieties. When you want to make use of a plant-based wax, attempt our Candelilla Wax as an alternative. Candelilla is a bit tougher than Beeswax so you will have to cut back it’s portion by about 10-20%.
Deodorized Cocoa Butter
Cocoa butter is a luscious moisturizing vegetable butter created from cacao. Cocoa butter usually has a robust chocolate aroma, however our Deodorized Cocoa Butter has been specifically filtered to subdue its characterisitc scent. This makes the butter way more versatile in order that it may be paired with any scent you want.
Natural Babassu Oil
Our natural babassu oil is a nourishing and hydrating semi-solid vegetable oil pressed from the babassu palm. Wealthy in Laurie acid, babassu is a superb alternative for conditioning pores and skin and hair. It additionally makes a wonderful therapeutic massage oil.
Brazil nut Oil
Brazil Nut Oil has a barely richer texture than Camellia, which provides physique to our Pink Peppercorn & Peruvian Myrtle Therapeutic massage Oil. It’s deeply moisturizing and works nicely in each hair care and physique care merchandise. Brazil Nut Oil offers a easy, slippery base for therapeutic massage and makes a wonderful service for Important Oils and Co2 Extracts.
Natural Castor Oil
Castor oil performs a vital function in oil cleansers and cleaning balms. This oil is extremely comedogenic, which means that it may possibly really blocks pores. This could be detrimental in a moisturizer or pores and skin cream, however in an oil cleanser castor oil works to dissolve extra sebum and carry it away from the pores and skin when it’s rinsed.
Natural Sunflower Lecithin Liquid
Our Natural Sunflower Liquid Lecithin acts as an emulsifier and conditioner inside beauty formulations. In lip care merchandise, lecithin can assist to extend adhesion. This provides lip care merchandise a richer, extra lasting texture. Lecithin is usually liable for the distinction in texture between a easy, creamy lipstick (with lecithin) and a light-weight shiny lip balm (with out).
Peppermint Important Oil
The recent, minty aroma of peppermint shines vivid in important oil type. A traditional ingredient for lip balms, foot lotions, and scalp rinses, peppermint important oil can add vibrance and character to a broad vary of formulations. In sure merchandise, peppermint important oil also can impart a cool, tingling sensation.
Natural Lavender Bud Choose CO2 Extract
This beautiful extract captures the fantastic thing about lavender extraordinarily nicely. It has a stunning floral aroma with a refined be aware of camphor. Though it comprises extra camphor and cineole that lavender important oil usually does, the floral notes come by way of with extra efficiency and presence than in most lavender important oils. This makes lavender bud choose co2 extract a wonderful alternative for each perfume and therapeutic functions.
Lavender Mint Lip Balm
Makes about 190 grams, sufficient to make about thirty six 0.15 oz. tubes
- Warmth beeswax, cocoa butter, and babassu oil in double boiler till totally melted.
- Take away melted components from warmth and add Brazil nut oil, sunflower lecithin, and castor oil. Combine nicely till solids dissolve utterly. Let stand 3-5 minutes to cut back extra warmth.
- Add peppermint important oil and lavender CO2 extract. Stir nicely, then pour into lip balm tubes, tins, or jars.
Utilization & Packaging
- We packaged our lip balms in our lovely new Pure Lip Balm Tubes. These semi-translucent tubes do an excellent job of displaying the straightforward great thing about the balms. They might additionally look nice in our Brown Paperboard Tubes or our traditional white Lip Balm Tubes.
- To make use of, merely slide the balm over dry lips or dab wherever your pores and skin is feeling dry or chapped.
Shelf Life & Stability: Please be aware that the formulations featured right here on The Pure Magnificence Workshop haven’t been problem examined for stability or shelf life, and might not be appropriate for industrial use as-is. For extra data on shelf life, stability, and dealing with preservatives, take a look at the next article from our Info Library.
On the lookout for extra luscious lip care recipes? Try our formulation for Pomegranate Lip Scrub and Apricot Rose Lip Shimmer.