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    Say “Kiss Me, Honey” with this homemade lip balm

    When honey gives us sweet kisses  Honey is a marvel. Not only does it naturally sweeten our food, it also provides care for our skin and hair. However, it’s sometimes tricky to use in cosmetics because honey is insoluble in oil… We managed to solve this challenge in our new homemade lip balm recipe, so now we can say, “Kiss Me, Honey!”  The secret lies in lanolin, another ingredient with wonderful properties. When combined with beeswax, lanolin becomes emulsifying, allowing us to incorporate honey into our homemade lip balm. The result is sweet, hydrating, nourishing, and protective: all such lovely things! Happiness is lips that say, “Kiss Me, Honey!”  How…

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    Give a Subtle Hint with this tinted lip balm recipe

    A lip balm recipe that combines colour and care One perfect spring day, we were struck by the desire to add some of the season’s lovely hues to our smiles. But a problem quickly arose: we wanted colour, but we couldn’t just forget about the ever-so-fragile skin of our lips! Our solution? Here’s a Subtle Hint: it’s a homemade tinted lip balm that fulfills all our colour desires.  The vegetable oils and butter will nourish your lips, while Q210 wax provides protection—here’s the proof that it can be used for more than massage candles! We propose two different shades that we’re very fond of, but don’t hesitate to give your…

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    This homemade lip balm will give you Dream Lips

    Dream Lips (are made of this) Who are we to disagree? But 80s pop song puns aside, in summer or winter alike, lip balm is a must. It allows us to face all kinds of temperatures and environments without them robbing us of our desire to smile! We don’t know about you, but we always have a lip balm on hand… So it seemed important to share our favourite lip balm recipe, which is sure to give you Dream Lips. Rich in nourishing and protective ingredients, this softening lip balm will ensure a pain-free smile. To suit everyone’s needs, we decided to create one vegan lip balm recipe and another…

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    Custom lip gloss in 45 minutes

    Lip gloss is an everyday beauty product you likely pick up at the store without ever thinking you could easily make it yourself! Gloss gives your lips a moist, shiny look. Unlike lipstick, which is opaque, even coloured lip gloss is transparent. It’s often flavoured, as well. Gloss can be used alone or over lipstick – just apply it to the centre of your lower lip. Lip gloss is made with vegetable oils, waxes, and pigments such as micas. (Never use ultramarines, which are not approved for lips). A good gloss: Rolls on smoothly Is creamy but not st Is transparent/shiny The more translucent the formula, the more the micas…