There are tons of lip balms available out there but little did you know that it is now possible to make lip balms at home. The process is really not that difficult and all that you need is a little bit of creativity. For tinted, lip balms, you can use natural colors or even organic colors that are available in the market. There are lip balms for all occasions and you can just add a hint of color that you enjoy here.
Here Are The 6 Easy DIY Tinted Lip Balm Recipes:
Coconut Lip Balm With Tea Tree And Orange
If you like a little dash of orange in your lip balm, this is the perfect recipe. For making this lip balm, you need about 1 cup of shaved beeswax, along with 3 tbsp coconut oil and 1 tsp vitamin E oil and 1 spoon of orange zest (powdered). You will also need 2-3 drops tea tree oil. Just melt the beeswax over low heat or double boiler. Then add remaining ingredients. Once melted and mixed, set in a jar or small box. Here the orange provides that light color that you want without much fuss.
Rose Colored Lip Balm
If you want that pink blush of rose, then this is the lip balm choice for you. For making this lip balm you need 1 cup of shaved beeswax, along with 3 tbsp cocoa butter and 1 tsp vitamin E oil and 1 spoon of powdered rose petals. For the rose petals, you have to first dry them out completely in the sun or even in the oven. Then powder them out well. Melt the beeswax first, followed by butter and other ingredients. Finally add the rose powder for color.
Coral Red Lip Balm
To get a bolder color of the lip balm, you need to use both rose and beetroot powder. So for making this you first need to dry out both rose petals and the beetroot. Pick red roses and not pink as the beet root already has that pink tone. Then take 1/2 cup of shaved beeswax and same quantities of shea butter, along with 1 tsp vitamin E oil and 1 spoon of both powders. Once the butter and beeswax is melted, add the remaining ingredients. Then mix it wall well and store in a small bottle. You will get a lovely coral blush.
Chocolate Lip Balm
For this lovely chocolate flavored and colored lip balm you need 1 teaspoon coconut oil along with equal amounts of pure almond oil and cocoa butter. You will also need 3-4 drops pure vitamin E oil, some drops pure peppermint extract
and about 3-4 semisweet chocolate chips. Now melt the ingredients together over low heat or double boiler. Then add remaining ingredients. You can also add a touch of color with a dash of cocoa powder. Lovely brown lips are there for you. For a deeper color, add more of cocoa butter.
Strawberry Tin Lip Balm
For getting that lush strawberry tinge, you need 1/2 cup of shaved beeswax and same quantities of shea butter, along with 1 tsp vitamin E oil and dried strawberries. Basically the drying process is rather easy. You first need to freeze the strawberries and then make a powder out of it. Use your oven or even microwave for this. Once done use the powder in the melted ingredients. You will get a beautiful strawberry color here without much fuss.
Natural Tinted Lip Balm
A slight tinge of natural color is just what you need. For this recipe, you need about 1 cup of shaved beeswax, along with 3 tbsp coconut oil and 1 tsp vitamin E oil and essential oil of your choice. Melt the ingredients over low heat and then mix well. Store in a box or jar.