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All-Natural DIY Lip Gloss

It's super easy to make your own lip gloss with natural ingredients that will hydrate dry lips without chemicals.
Prep Time0 mins
Active Time15 mins
Total Time20 mins
Yield: 3 tubes
Cost: $3-5


  • double broiler or a pan with a small pan sitting inside it (works just as well)


  • 1 tbsp olive oil or other favorite oil
  • 1/2 tbsp coconut oil
  • 1/2 tbsp cocoa butter shea butter also works
  • 1/2 tbsp bees wax pellets melt fast
  • 5 drops vitamin e oil
  • 2-5 drops essential oil
  • 1/8 tsp mica powder beet root & cocoa powder work too


  • Using a double boiler, combine the olive oil (or whichever oil you choose to use), coconut oil, cocoa butter and beeswax. Boil until it is all dissolved.
  • Then add 5 drops of vitamin E oil. If you use capsules poke a hole in the top and squeeze one out into the mixture. Stir that up.
  • Stir in essential oil if you are using them.
  • Now stir in your color additive if you are using one.
  • Next you want to pour your mixture into your lip gloss tubes.
  • Wait for gloss to cool before using it on your lips.


This DIY Lip Gloss does NOT use preservatives so it will only last 3 months.