Essential Oil Alternatives: Natural Lipstick DIY. Many of us have heard the claim, that â€œWomen ingest several pounds of lipstick in their lifetime,â€ and assumed it .
Have you ever wondered how many chemicals you're swallowing by putting toxic lipstick on your lips? Try this DIY Lipstick recipe and stay healthier!
Shea Butter Lipstick. 1 tsp shea butter. 1 tsp sweet almond or jojoba oil. 3/4 tsp beeswax pellets. 1 tsp red or pink mica. 8-10 drops Peppermint Essential Oil. Chapstick containers.
Basic Natural Lipstick Recipe. 1 teaspoon coconut oil. 1 teaspoon shea butter or cocoa butter. 1 teaspoon beeswax pastilles. 1 drop essential oil for scent. 1 drop red food coloring for a red hue. Â¼ teaspoon organic cocoa powder/cinnamon/turmeric for a brown hue.
It is common to find lipstick color blended with lip balm as well. And, as an interesting. Now, add the lavender essential oil and the castor oil. Lavender is gentle .
For natural coloring of our lip balm we used burts bees lip shimmer in apricot. You can use any favorite lipstick brand you prefer to tint your balm or omit this step .