Keep your lips plump, healthy and hydrated with these lip care tips.
According to the ladies at Kensington Makeup, a healthy lip care routine begins with what you’re putting in your mouth... diet matters! Make sure you’re eating healthy and drinking lots of agua. Because your lips are one of the thinnest layers of skin on your body, they are first to show dehydration. To combat dry, cracked lips, exfoliate once or twice per week. It’s best to exfoliate before bed or in the morning before applying makeup. Gentleness is the key. Massage your lips with your fingers, showing some love the skin around your lips as well. Also, petroleum jelly and coconut oil will be pleasing to your pout. Check out their website to learn more
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You can use some of your pantry staples to create your own lip scrub.
- Use granulated sugar, olive oil and honey.
- Add coconut oil for extra moisture and a splash of peppermint oil for a scent.
- Mix together and you’ve got a lip scrub that you can refrigerate.
Also, petroleum jelly and coconut oil will be pleasing to your pout. Check out their website to learn more.