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« on: February 18, 2008 12:39:39 PM »

My first ever attempt at home-made lip balm. My friend didn't believe me today when I said I could hand-make a coloured lip balm that smelled yummier and was pounds cheaper than hers (5 lip balm! Ridiculous).



I mixed a nearly full pot of vaseline, a full teaspoon of gloopy honey and a lump of my sparkly red lipstick.
This was a variation from a version I got the idea from on here...which said to add colouring but I replaced this with lipstick (as I had no colouring!) which I think probably gives it more colour and a slight sparkle - as mine was sparkly red.
Yum! Smells good enough to eat, just waiting for it to freeze up a bit so I can apply it without a HUMUNGOUS glob going on my finger!
Fills out a lot with the honey, so more lip balm for my budget!
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« Reply #1 on: February 19, 2008 08:08:11 PM »

Looks yummy!  Cheesy And a wayyyy better deal than your friend's!
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« Reply #2 on: February 24, 2008 02:09:36 PM »

Good idea!  Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: February 24, 2008 06:09:30 PM »

What simply ingredients! Is that all it takes!

It looks fantastic! There's no way I could afford the other!
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« Reply #4 on: March 05, 2008 01:26:58 AM »

Brilliant!  Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: March 05, 2008 11:07:49 AM »

Hmmm...sounds like it would feel really good on your lips.  I might have to try it.
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