DIY : Sugar Lip Scrub
Lip scrubs available in the market are way too expensive and ineffective. I actually wasted lot of money buying them and had to discard them...
Benefits Of Sugar Lip Scrub:
1. Scrubbing helps the removal of the dead skin on the lips.
2. Removes pigmentation with time.
3. Makes the lips soft and supple.
- Any lip balm that suits you
Benefits Of Each Ingredient:
Lemon: It has natural bleaching property which lightens dark patches and pigmentation to a large extent. It is also rich in anti-oxidants and has beneficial acids like citric acid and alpha-hydroxy acids.
Honey: It is an effective natural remedy to lighten lips and also moisturizes them.
Glycerin: It locks the moisture on your lips and hydrates them.
Sugar: Sugar is known for its wonderful exfoliating property. Scrubbing sugar removes the dead cells from the lips.
Squeeze out the lemon juice, approximately 1 tablespoon.
In a small bowl, mix honey, sugar, glycerin and lemon.
Use your index finger to scoop out and slather on lips. Keep massaging the lips for a good 10 minutes in slow motion.
Wash off the lips with lukewarm water and smear your lips with ice cubes to make the lips plump. Finish off by applying your favorite lip balm or Vaseline.
Dry lips bother me throughout the year. So I always make it a point to use this scrub often, whenever I get time. Using this over the years, has cured my problem to a large extent. I am sure you guys will find this helpful as well.
Contributed By: Salomi Das