5 Easy DIY Lip Scrubs

DIYs are so exciting to read. But they turn out to be a fiasco when you see the long list of ingredients or a tedious process. We thought of sharing with you some DIY lip scrubs at home that are easy to prepare, simple to implement and very effective in results.

We all hate chapped lips, but if you are a lover of matte lipsticks you know the struggle is so real. Wearing lipstick all the time can steal the moisture from your lips leaving them dry and chapped. You need to hydrate them, and just like your body, you need to exfoliate and scrub your lips as well.

 

DIY lip scrubs at home

 

Raid your kitchen and make these amazing lip scrubs at home, you can thank us later.

 

5 easy DIY lip scrubs at home 

 

Cinnamon Lip Scrub

Cinnamon is known for its healing properties and is a natural lip plumper. Of course the yummy fragrance is an added advantage.

You need –

  • 2tbsp brown sugar
  • ½ tbsp olive oil
  • ½ tbsp honey
  • ½ tsp cinnamon powder

 

DIY lip scrubs at home

 

Mix all of these ingredients and your cinnamon lip scrub is ready. Scrub gently on your lips and then wash with lukewarm water.

 

Lemon Lip Scrub

With this super easy lip scrub you’ll get soft kissable lips. Honey will keep your lips soft and lemon acts as a brightening agent.

You need –

  • 1tsp coconut oil/ olive oil (if you like)
  • 1 tsp honey
  • 1 tsp granulated sugar
  • Few drops of fresh lemon juice

 

effective diy lip scrubs

 

Mix all the ingredients to form a sugary paste. You can use the scrub with a soft bristled toothbrush or your fingers. Rinse off with cool water and then apply your favourite lip balm.

 

Strawberry Lip Scrub

If you are a fan of strawberries, then this one will win your heart.

You need –

  • 1 tsp sugar
  • 1 tsp olive oil
  • 1 tsp honey
  • 2 -3 drops of strawberry essence

 

DIY lip scrubs at home

 

Microwave or heat the honey for a few seconds until it is runny. Add sugar and olive oil and mix well. Add strawberry essence and voila! strawberry lip scrub is ready.

 

Vanilla Lip Scrub

This is the simplest of all. Sugar acts as a natural exfoliating agent, and is quite gentle on your lips.

You need –

  • 1 tsp sugar
  • ½ tbsp olive oil
  • Few drops of vanilla essence

 

DIY lip scrubs easy to prepare

 

Mix all of these ingredients and the scrub is ready. You can easily store it in an air tight container as well.

 

Choco-Coffee Lip Scrub

Chapped lips no more…

You need –

  • 2 tbsp sugar
  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • ½ tsp cocoa powder
  • ½ tsp instant coffee powder
  • 2 -3 drops vanilla essence

 

DIY lip scrubs at home

 

Mix sugar, oil, and vanilla essence in a bowl. In another bowl mix cocoa powder and coffee powder. Now add the dry ingredients to the sugary paste and mix well. Yummy chocolatyyy scrub is ready in less than 10 minutes.

Including lip scrubs in your skin care routine is a great idea. Use them in your night time routine and have soft supple lips.

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Tanya Virmani is a Luxury Fashion & Travel Blogger from Delhi. Her blog, Let’s Expresso is one of the top Fashion Blogs of India. She is working with leading brands and writes on latest launches, events and trends.
Tanya is an English Hons from Delhi University and an alumni of NIFT, Delhi.
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