For an easy, creative project try making your own lip balm. It's fun to experiment with different oils, scents and tastes. The recipe that follows is very basic and makes a firm lip balm. If you prefer a softer balm try adding oils like almond or avocado. Caster oil can be added to make shiny lip gloss. If you want a tinted lip gloss add a little of your favorite lipstick for color. Essential oils like peppermint or lavender can be added for taste and scent. This makes a fun project for the the kids to join in with.
Coconut Honey Lip Balm
Melt together on low
2 tablespoons beeswax
1 tablespoon coconut oil
Add and mix well
1 teaspoon honey
Pour into containers and let cool.
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