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DIY Cocoa Lip Balm


 

What you need:

  • 1 teaspoon beeswax
  • 2 teaspoons pure Fair Trade organic cocoa butter
  • 3 teaspoons organic coconut or olive oil
  • 5-10 drops peppermint essential oil recycled containers

What to do:

Slowly melt ingredients in a double boiler or in 30-second spurts in microwave. Cool slightly and fill recycled containers. You may need to adjust the ratio of ingredients to suit your liking. Yum!

Read more: http://www.care2.com/greenliving/slather-your-lips-with-diy-cocoa-lip-balm.html#ixzz1FcyVo1qf

Posted by OneProudMomma at Friday, March 04, 2011 11:04 AM

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