Do you suffer from chapped, cracked, and dry lips?. If you do, you don’t have to make a big deal about it. As has been known, every problem has a solution, in your case, the solution is quite simple.

You can treat your lips with a simple DIY lip balm recipes, in fact, it considers the best option for lips issues. Most people think that simple homemade lip balm makes a good option to include in their skin regime. The meaning of that is what’s the point if your skin shines while your lips are dry and chapped that’s why you should consider treating your lips.

In today’s article, you will get to know the best homemade DIY lip balm that you can easily make at your home.

Without saying much here is a list of the best lip balm recipe

1- Beeswax DIY lip balm


You can’t perfectly treat your lips with a diy lip balm without beeswax because beeswax is used in a number of cosmetic lip products. Although using it alone won’t do you much of help, therefore you would need to mix the following.

Blend 1 tbsp of grated beeswax and virgin coconut oil, then add a few dashes of raw honey (organic if you could). And don’t forget adding to the mixture 2 capsules of vitamin E, due to its antioxidant properties that will benefit you big times.

2- The coconut oil & lavender DIY lip balm recipes

coconut oil

This diy lip balm with coconut oil may seem to be difficult to prepare considering the number of ingredients to make from. But we ensure it’s very easy and fast, actually, it won’t take you more than 10 minutes.

Take your mixture and mix 2 tbsp of beeswax with 3 tbsp of coconut oil, 1/2 tsp raw honey along 1 tbsp almond oil. Yet, you also need to drop on 20 drops of lavender essential oil. You can store the lip balm in a lip balm container for future uses, such as events.

3- Shea butter & beeswax DIY lip balm recipes

Shea butter

Another lip balm recipe that contains beeswax, but this time you will also have another amazing ingredient, shea butter. The simple should be quite easy, go ahead in a bowl or a blender and:

Mix 1 tbsp of each ingredient, meaning 1 tbsp beeswax, 1 tbsp shea butter, 1 tbsp raw organic coconut oil, and 1 tbsp raw honey. While mixing them add 4-5 drops of lemon essential oil, and for the application part you can apply it whenever you feel you have to, or you want some moisturizing effects.

4- Beeswax & peppermint DIY lip balm recipes

You can apply this diy lip balm for dark lips but before you do so make it first. Your first step will be heating both of the beeswax and coconut oil, 1 tsp coconut oil and 1 tbsp beeswax pellets. Then add 1 tbsp of sweet almond oil, and then add 2-3 drops of peppermint essential oil. Although, please note to use chopsticks so you can stir your ingredients. As for the lip balm, it will help you with various lip conditions from cracked lips, dark lips to hydrated and shaped lips. You can use it whenever you want.

5- Rose petals & coconut oil DIY lip balm recipes

rose water

A rose petals lip recipe is a full package with the essential nutrition that will leave your lips in the best condition you could never dream of. In a small heatproof bowl mix your ingredients until you form a smooth paste. The ingredients are; 1/4 cup of beeswax and dried rose petals, then add 2 tbsp coconut oil, 1 tsp olive oil, 1/4 tsp of honey, and 1/2 tsp of vanilla extract.

You can store the paste but don’t store it in a cold or hot place, it’s recommended in a dark warm place so it can last longer.

6- Hemp & almond oil Do it yourself lip balm

almond oil for skin

Using hemp diy lip balm for pigmented lips is a good option to treat such issues, the recipe is considered as one of the best and the easiest. Please when preparing this recipe follow the exact instructions as given below.

First, you would need to take a heatproof bowl and melt 15g beeswax, 10g cocoa butter, and 10g of shea butter. When they have melted enough move on and add 4 tsp almond oil, 1 tsp hemp oil, and 2 tsp honey.

7- Cocoa butter & lime essential oil DIY lip balm

The truth is that every lip balm recipe that contains cocoa butter, shea butter, and beeswax is a total win. As for this recipe, it contains both cocoa butter and beeswax and that means your lip problems will vanish. To prepare it mix 1 tsp of beeswax and cocoa butter in a bowl over medium heat. Then add 1 tsp coconut oil for extra moisturizing effects and add 5-10 of lime essential oil.

8- Raspberry & coconut oil DIY lip balm

Also known as the raspberry and beeswax lip balm, first things first freeze the raspberry. The take a third of a frozen raspberry and add 1 tbsp beeswax and 2 tbsp coconut oil, the oil will help your lips and boost its health. Lastly, drop 3 drops of lemon essential oil, it also works as an antioxidant and exfoliator. To store the mixture using a container or simply tubes, however, place them in a dark but not a cold place.

9- Beeswax & cocoa DIY lip balm

In a heatproof bowl, boil some water then add 1 tsp beeswax and 1 tsp cocoa, for this step make sure they are melted enough. Then add 2 tbsp of your favorite moisturizing oil carriers such as jojoba oil, and olive oil than stirring an essential oil, and vitamin E.

As for the amount of the used ingredients be careful when you add more as long as the scrub looks thick and smooth.

10- Coconut oil, olive oil & sweet Orange DIY lip balm

For this recipe, you would need to have three different oils: 1 tbsp coconut oil, 1 tbsp olive oil, and 8 drops of sweet orange oil. Your first step is to combine or add the oils then add 2 tsp grated beeswax and 2 tsp shea butter. Lastly, when mixing them adds 1/8 tsp of vanilla extract, the mixture should be mixed smoothly and gently. As for how to store it a container or small tubes will do the work.

11- Crystal light powder & jelly petroleum DIY lip balm

Petroleum jelly makes a good replacement for Kool-aid and you can also mix it with Crystal light powder to make a great lip balm. Take 1 tbsp of crystal powder then add 1 tsp of petroleum jelly and 1 tsp of vaseline then heat them in a bowl that must be heatproof.

12- Jojoba oil & wax DIY lip balm

For this recipe, you will need only three ingredients, jojoba oil, wax, and essential oils. The recipe is considered the shortest in today’s list, to make it melt 1 tsp of jojoba oil with wax after some time adding 5-10 drops of essential oils. Take a small container or tubes as a storage way and that’s it.

13- Mint, beeswax & shea butter homemade lip balm

The following recipe has many benefits to provide from moisturizing, exfoliating, and keeping your lips smooth and attractive. So your first step would be to take a heatproof bowl and mix 1 tbsp coconut oil, 1 tbsp shea butter, and 1 tsp beeswax. After that add some drops of peppermint essential oil as you desire, 3-5 drops should be enough, and mix them gently. Take a container or tubes so you can store the lip balm for future uses.

14- Kool-aid & sugar DIY lip balm

Who thought that you can use Kool-aid for treating lips, even though it has proved to be very effective in this matter. In a glass or bowl mix 1 sachet of Kool-aid with 1 tsp of sugar, then add 1 tsp of coconut oil and 1 tsp of water. Gently mix them so you can make a thick scrub and use it whenever you feel your lips need extra treatment.

15- Vaseline & petroleum jelly DIY lip balm

Have you ever considered making a diy lip balm with vaseline? Now you should, because mixing it with petroleum jelly will work wonder for your lips. First, take a small amount of petroleum jelly and add 1 tsp of honey to boost your moisture then add Vaseline and mix them smoothly. Don’t forget to heat the mixture in medium heat in your microwave. It’s essential to do that.