Have you ever exfoliating your lips before? If not, you ought to begin now because hydrating is not the only thing that your lips demand. You will need to exfoliate your lips regularly to keep that pout. In winters, lips become chapped and dry very easily and it becomes even more important to exfoliate them with a good lip scrub and what is far better than a homemade one.
Before we get into the home made lip scrubs, you need to understand what lip scrubs are really for. They are essentially an exfoliant that helps to moisturize your lips.
Mix 1 tbsp coconut oil and honey, add two tablespoons of brown sugar inside and mix together with lukewarm water. Rub this mixture on the lips in circular motions for 2 minutes and wash it off.
The antioxidants and fatty acids in olive oil nourish the skin, and brown sugar exfoliates and removes dead skin.
Mash a lip balm stick and take it out in a bowl. Add 2 spoons of granulated white sugar and mix properly to create a paste. Mix with coconut oil until it loses consistency. Store it in a jar and then employ 3-4 times each day for best results.
Chocolate Lip Scrub
Mix 3 spoons of granulated white sugarspoon cocoa powder, two tablespoons olive oil and a small bit of vanilla extract in a bowl to make a paste. The glue should be thick, or even add some sugar to make it thicker. Apply this chocolate scrub
Orange Peel Lip Scrub
Take two pieces of dried orange peel powder and earn powder. Add brown sugar and almond oil to the powder. Mix all of this completely in a bowl. After the glue is ready, apply it on the lips and scrub it for 30 minutes. Wipe it with a moist tissue or cloth. Can it two in a week for the best results.
If you’ve got dark or stained lips, then this lip scrub is great for you. The moisturizing properties of coconut oil and exfoliating properties of sugar can help you get rid of chapped lips in no time.
Sea Salt and Sugar Lip Scrub
Mix 1 spoon sea salt, coconut oil and a few drops of lavender essential oil and blend well. Scrub on your lips in circular motions for a minute. Wash it off with lukewarm water.
This lip scrub will give you pink lips in no time.