Sonia Allen Makeup Lip Scrub

Sumptuous Angelina Jolie lips?  Yes please!

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Cracked, dry, sore lips?  No thanks.

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Dry lips are irritating and often we find ourselves desperately lathering on various ointments or balms which don’t actually seem to do much or help the situation.  But fear not, I have a solution that you can:
1) Make yourself
2) Gift to others
3) Eat because it’s delicious

It’s my Sonia Allen Make Up Lip Scrub.  Takes 5 minutes to make, works to exfoliate and hydrate lips and taste-testing is the best bit.

You need the following ingredients:

  • 1 tablespoon of brown or white sugar or a 50-50 mix of both
  • 1 tsp honey (just enough to make the sugar really stick together)
  • ½ tsp coconut oil
  • ½ drop of vanilla (only for the taste and smell, not an essential)
  • 1 small container
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Ingredients- coconut oil, vanilla, honey, brown sugar & white sugar.

Directions

Mix everything together in a bowl.  Seriously that easy!

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Then spoon into small jars.

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If you’re gifting them, make them look pretty.

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I gift these to my brides so their lips will be in tip-top shape come wedding day.

Directions for use

Once a week (twice at the max) gently rub the scrub onto your lips to loosen dead skin.  Let it sit for 1 minute and then wipe off with a damp washcloth…. or errrrrrr…. the ingredients are edible and tasty so no one would judge if you “ingested” it off.  Apply a nourishing lip treatment after use like the Hourglass No.28 Lip Treatment Oil or the Essential Kit Multipurpose Wonder Balm.

And there you have it, a simple homemade scrub that is simple to make and enjoyable to use.

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The Sonia Allen Make Up Lip Scrub

If you enjoyed this post you might also like to read about how to make a homemade body scrub.

Let me know if you decide to try this recipe and what variations you come up with.  If you have any questions, please leave them below.

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