10 BEST HOMEMADE LIP BALMS WITHOUT BEESWAX

    how to make lip balm without using beeswax

    One of the most common waxes used in lip balms is beeswax as it brings forth the texture in lip balms. Beeswax not just makes your lip balm firm but also holds back other ingredients together, which makes it easy to glide on your skin. It has a lot of benefits for your skin, though for whatever reason you are restraining the use of beeswax or if you are a vegan then read ahead, however, if you are not a vegan, we will suggest you to still read ahead because this might benefit you in some other way.

    Nonetheless, tons of homemade lip balms can be made without beeswax. The ingredients such as candelilla or carnauba wax can be used as an alternative to beeswax.

    Below we have listed some recipes on how to make your homemade lip balms without beeswax.

    10 Homemade Lip Balms Without Beeswax

    1. Vegan lip balm

    Ingredients:
    1 teaspoon candelilla wax.
    2 teaspoons castor oil.
    4 teaspoons olive oil.
    2 teaspoons cocoa butter.
    15 drops of spearmint essential oil.

    Instructions:
    1.
    First, add the Candelilla wax and Cocoa butter in a double boiler.
    2.
    Next, melt these two added ingredients on a low to medium flame.
    3.
    Add olive, castor oil, and essential oil to the mixture and mix it thoroughly.
    4.
    Transfer the mixture into an empty lip balm container or tube.

    2. Citrus Lip balm

    Ingredients:
    1 tablespoon Shea butter.
    4 to 5 drops of citrus essential oil.
    1 tablespoon castor oil.

    Instructions:
    1. Melt shea butter in a double boiler or put it in the microwave.
    2. Subsequently, remove the melted shea butter from the heat and keep it aside for 2 to 3 minutes.
    3. Stir in castor oil and citrus essential oil until it has properly dissolved into the mixture.
    4. Pour it in any lip balm tube or any small container.

    3. Fruity Gelatin Lip Balm

    Ingredients:
    2 tablespoons cold press coconut oil.
    2 tablespoons of any gelatin powder.
    6 to 8 drops of lemon essential oil.

    Instructions:
    1.
    Melt coconut oil in the microwave.
    2.
    After the coconut oil has melted, add in your favorite gelatin powder (raspberry, cherry, or strawberry) and mix it well.
    3.
    Stir in lemon essential oil into the mixture.
    4.
    Pour the mixture into a small container and let it sit overnight.

    4. Hydrating Lip Balm

    Ingredients:
    1 tablespoon of castor oil.
    1 tablespoon of shea butter.
    2 tablespoons of coconut oil.
    10 to 15 drops of grapefruit essential oil.

    Instructions:
    1. Add castor oil, shea butter, and coconut oil to the pan.
    2. Heat the pan over low to medium flame until all the ingredients have properly melted.
    3. Remove the pan from the heat.
    4. Pour in grapefruit essential oil, you can also use floral flavors such as lavender or rose oil.
    5. Transfer the mixture to the lip balm container.

    5. Homemade lip balm jojoba oil

    Ingredients:
    1 tablespoon shea butter.
    2 tablespoon of candelilla wax.
    1 tablespoon almond oil.
    14 drops rose essential oil.
    1 tablespoon jojoba oil.
    1 tablespoon cocoa butter.
    5 drops of vitamin E.

    Instructions:
    1. Add candelilla wax, shea butter, and cocoa butter in a double boiler.
    2. Melt all the ingredients over low medium flame.
    3. Once it’s properly melted, stir in almond oil and jojoba oil.
    4. Next, put the mixture aside and add vitamin E and rose essential oil.
    5. Transfer the prepared mixture into a small container.

    6. Homemade carnauba oil lip balm

    Ingredients:
    2 tablespoons raw shea butter.
    2 tablespoons of carnauba wax.
    5 to 8 drops of lavender essential oil.
    2 tablespoons of coconut oil.

    Instructions:
    1. Melt shea butter and carnauba wax in a double boiler.
    2. Stir in coconut oil to the melted mixture.
    3. Further, remove the double boiler from the heat and add the lavender essential oil to it.
    4. Pour the mixture into a lip balm container or any tube.

    7. Homemade almond wax lip balm

    Ingredients:
    1 tablespoon of cocoa butter/shea butter.
    2 tablespoons of almond oil.
    1 tablespoon of almond wax.
    2 capsules vitamin E.
    4 to 5 drops of lavender/vanilla essential oil.

    Instructions:
    1. Add all the ingredients together in a double boiler.
    2. Melt them over low to medium flame.
    3. Next, add vitamin E, lavender essential oil or vanilla essential oil into it.
    4. Mix all of the ingredients and pour them into lip balm tubes.

    8. Homemade cocoa powder lip balm

    Ingredients:
    1 tablespoon shea butter.
    5-8 drops peppermint essential oil.
    1 tablespoon cocoa powder.
    1 tablespoon castor oil.

    Instructions:
    1. Melt shea butter in a double boiler, you can also use the pan to melt it over direct heat.
    2. Add castor oil into the melted shea butter until it is properly mixed.
    3. Now add the cocoa butter to it.
    4. Take the prepared mixture off the heat.
    5. Stir in peppermint essential oil.
    6. Finally, pour the mixture into a lip balm tube or a small container and leave it overnight.

    9. Homemade soy wax lip balm

    Ingredients:
    2 tablespoons of soy wax.
    20 drops of carrot seed oil.
    1 tablespoon coconut oil.
    10 drops lavender essential oil.

    Instructions:
    1. Add soy wax and coconut oil to a bowl and melt it in the microwave, start with the 15 seconds interval.
    2. Take it out from the microwave and let it cool for a couple of minutes.
    3. Add the remaining oils and mix them well.
    4. Pour the mixture into the lip balm tube.

    10. Homemade glycerin lip balm

    Ingredients:
    2 tablespoons of soy wax.
    1 tablespoon of shea butter.
    1 tablespoon coconut oil.
    Few drops of sweet almond oil.
    A dash of vegetable glycerin.
    Few drops of sweet orange essential oil.
    1 tablespoon of castor oil.

    Instructions:
    1. Melt soy wax and shea butter in a double boiler or a microwave.
    2. Remove the mixture off the heat and let it cool for a couple of minutes.
    3. Then, add the remaining ingredients and stir them properly.
    4. Transfer it to any lip balm tube or a container.

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