Make your Own All-Natural Tinted Lip Balm

It’s almost Valentine’s Day and a date night with my husband is what I look forward to every year. I know it’s cheesy and cliche but it’s fun to have a night out once in a while. Plus, it is a celebration of love!

On date nights, I like looking a little fancy. I don’t know much about makeup or even how to apply eyeshadow properly. Glamming up isn’t really second nature to me as it to others! I’m also afraid of the nasty chemicals they put in makeups today. These days, my makeup are all made by me.

Now my idea of glamming up isn’t the same as you. Mine is simply adding a tinted lip balm to my normal makeup routine.

tinted lip balm
  1. It’s moisturizing! Perfect for winter.
  2. It smells really good and not in an annoying way.
  3. It’s easy to make!
tinted lip balm

Beet Root Powder

Beet root powder gives this recipe its color! The longer you let it sit in the recipe process, the darker the color your lip balm will be!

Almond Oil

Almond Oil allows for this recipe to dilute! It also has great moisturizing benefits.

Solid Coconut Oil

Coconut oil in its solid form is used to keep the recipe in tact and in the form you desire it to be!

Beeswax

Beeswax also has amazing moisturizing properties that add to the benefits of this recipe!!

Beauty Within Essential Oil Blend

Beauty Within Essential Oil Blend is a combination of Myrrh, Frankincense, Rosemary & Lavender essential oils! It is known for renewing dull skin!*

Geranium Essential Oil

Geranium Essential Oil has uplifting properties* that can add to the overall awesomeness of this recipe!

Tin

A tin is needed to keep the recipe in!

tinted lip balm
tinted lip balm

This recipe is safe to use with children 10+.

Keep this recipe away from cats as the essential oils may cause irritation.

May interfere with certain medications, do not use if epileptic, do not use with high blood pressure.

Never ingest any essential oil, even if it’s generally regarded as safe. For more information on why we don’t ingest essential oils, check out this blog post

*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.

Make your Own All-Natural Tinted Lip Balm

Recipe by Katie Veldkamp

Ingredients

Directions

  • In a small double boiler or jar resting in 2 inches of water, gently heat the alkanet root and almond oil and coconut oil for 1 hour. Strain the infused oil into a clean bowl or jar. Do not force powder through strainer as this will make your lip gloss grainy.
  • Add beeswax. Stir until melted together, gently heating if necessary.
  • Remove from stove top and stir in the essential oil. Immediately pour the mixture into tin. Allow to cool.
  • To use, apply tinted lip balm to lips for a silky shine with a natural pink hue.

Notes

  • Tip: for a darker tint, infuse longer. This will create a bolder color for your lips.

This tinted lip balm is sure to be a show stopper! The subtle yet little pop of color will brighten up any look! Let us know what you think about this recipe by commenting below or connecting with us on social media @fromsimplyearth!

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