Renew Life-Less Lips with an Easy to Make Lip Scrub
It seems like it’s this time of year that our skin needs the most care. The cold, dry air really zaps the moisture out of my skin. And these freezing temps leave my lips ultra dry! Luckily, there’s an easy solution to keep our lips from cracking or peeling during the winter months. This DIY sugar cookie lip scrub not only tastes good it naturally exfoliates, moisturizes, and soothes dry lips. This post contains some affiliate links for your convenience, read full disclosure policy.
Crack the Code to Dry Lips with Kissable Ingredients
Nourish your lips with an incredible combination of skin-loving, kissable ingredients. Together they will naturally combat dryness with lasting results.
Cinnamon: In powder or essential oil cinnamon is incredible for the skin. This pantry staple softens and soothes dry skin, improves eczema and acne, and reduces the signs of aging. Cinnamon boosts circulation while it gets the blood moving beneath the skin naturally plumping up the skin. Yes you read that right, it’s gonna plump up your lips!
Coconut Oil: Recommended for dry skin, coconut oil can deeply moisturize and repair the skin. It diminishes the appearance of fine lines too and reduces bacteria on skin. So we can keep those flu bugs away and make our lips look great…
Honey: Moisturizing and soothing, honey helps create a natural glow to our skin. While it’s antibacterial properties are known to to treat acne, honey’s antioxidants help slow the process of aging. And it’s extremely moisturizing and soothing to our skin. Perfect for dry lips right?
Sugar Cookie Lip Scrub Supplies:
2 tablespoons coconut oil
1 tablespoon granulated sugar, natural
2 teaspoons honey, raw
1 teaspoon vanilla extract, clear
4 drops cinnamon bark essential oil
How to Make Sugar Cookie Lip Scrub:
Add 2 tablespoons coconut oil, 2 teaspoons of honey, and 1 tablespoon granulated sugar to a small bowl. Mix together with fork until a scrub appears. Add 1 teaspoon vanilla extract and 4 drops of cinnamon bark essential oil. Blend together with fork and spoon into small lip scrub pots.
Yields 4 lip scrub pots
How to Use a Lip Scrub:
Apply Sugar Cookie Lip Scrub to lips with fingertips. Gently rub in a circular motion to remove dry, dead skin cells. Wipe clean with a damp warm washcloth and pat dry.Crack the Code to Dry Lips with Kissable Sugar Cookie Lip Scrub Click To Tweet
Possibly what I love most about this sugar cookie lip is the simplicity and practicality. It’s seriously easy to make and can be applied immediately. Lock in moisture with a Softening Chamomile Lip Balm. Want more green recipes for home and beauty? Grab your copy of my Beginners Guide to Natural Living Book free!
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