- 1 Tablespoon grated Beeswax
- 1 Tablespoon oil Coconut or Olive or Almond
- 10-15 drops Essential Oil amount depends on oil chosen
Gently melt beeswax and oil together in microwave or double boiler.
Stir in essential oil.
Pour into suitable containers.
Chill in the fridge for 5-10 minutes and you are good to go.
Recipe can be doubled, tripled etc but beeswax sets quickly so you need to work quickly.
Suggested combinations - Coconut oil and Lime essential oil; Almond oil and Sweet Orange oil.
You can adjust the texture of your balm ie harder add more beeswax, softer add more carrier oil.
Suitable oils for lip balms include Lemon, Lime, Orange, Lemongrass, Ginger, Peppermint, Ylang Ylang, Jasmine, Lavender, Rose.