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    Lip Balm Formulation

    Lip balm, lipstick or lip gloss all have the same function – to lock in moisture. A good lip balm is essential because it creates a protective barrier between your lips and the frigid winter temperatures. The skin on the lips is delicate and has no sebaceous glands, meaning it doesn’t naturally produce the moisturizing oils that the rest of your skin does. Today I would like to share with you an easy Lip Balm formulation that can be altered to suit your individual likes and/or needs. The basic formulation consists of 25% Wax 30% Soft butter ( Shea butter, Mango butter) / Solid butter (Cocoa butter) combination 44% liquid oil 1% – 3% Essential…