Easy Homemade Peppermint Lip Balm

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5 from 1 vote
Total Time 2 hrs 15 mins
Prep: 5 mins
Active: 10 mins
Setting Time 2 hrs
Makes 3

Making your own bath and beauty products is a great hobby, and can even save you some money too! You will not believe how easy these peppermint lip balm tins are to make.

This homemade lip balm will moisturize your lips, and they make great gifts too!

peppermint lip balm pin

The next time you have a few minutes to spare – grab the ingredients, then follow the instructions below. You’ll have yourself a lovely little lip treat in no time!

Peppermint Lip Balm Supplies

peppermint lip balm supplies

How to Make Peppermint Lip Balm

Add beeswax to a microwave-safe measuring cup with a spout. Heat on high in 30-second intervals, stirring between each heating session until fully melted.

peppermint lip balm process 1

Add coconut oil and stir well.

peppermint lip balm process 2

Add mica powder, and essential oil. Stir well.

peppermint lip balm process 3
peppermint lip balm process 4

Pour into lip balm tins.

peppermint lip balm process 5

Allow to set undisturbed for a couple of hours.

peppermint lip balm final

More DIY Soaps & Scrubs

If you love the wintery smell of peppermint, then you’re going to love this easy DIY! In just a few simple steps, you can create your own set of minty lip balm tins. They make great stocking stuffers or party favors.

Frequently Asked Questions

Why should you use a homemade lip balm?
First, it’s cheaper than store-bought; second, less packaging means less waste; and third, you save money by making your own!

Are these customizable?
Yes, you could use a different color and/or essential oil. You could try lavender to soothe dry skin or tea tree to help against bacteria that can cause problems like cold sores. The possibilities are endless!

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peppermint lip balm final

Easy Homemade Peppermint Lip Balm

5 from 1 vote
Homemade Peppermint Lip Balm is super simple to make and moisturizing giving you smooth, supple, and kissable lips!
Makes: 3
Prep Time 5 mins
Active Time 10 mins
Setting Time 2 hrs
Total Time 2 hrs 15 mins

What You’ll Need
  

  • 1 tbsp beeswax pellets
  • 2 tbsp liquid coconut oil
  • ¼ tsp deep rose mica powder
  • 5 drops peppermint essential oil
  • 3 0.5oz lip balm tins

Instructions
 

  • Add beeswax to a microwave safe measuring cup with a spout. Heat on high in 30 second intervals, stirring between each heating session, until fully melted.
  • Add coconut oil and stir well.
  • Add mica powder, and essential oil. Stir well.
  • Pour into lip balm tins.
  • Allow to set undisturbed for a couple of hours.
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