Soft and pink lips is something we all desire but factors like smoking, lack of SPF in lip balm, lip licking habit and not using lip balm can make your lips dry, cracked and dark. There are a lot of lip products that promise lighter and pink lips but they seldom work. Here is an all natural overnight remedy that can make your lips lighter and keep it softer and pink!
Honey- Honey is a natural humectant. It keeps lips soft and also lightens it with time.
Rose water- Rose water adds a natural pink flush to your lips.
Lemon- Lemon has great lightening and bleaching properties that lightens darkness and gives your lips a nice rosy shade.
Lavender oil- Lavender essential oil softens lips and heals dryness. It also helps lighten yur lips.
RECIPE FOR LIP SLEEPING MASK TO LIGHTEN LIPS:
Things you need-
- 1 tablespoon raw honey
- 1 teaspoon rose water
- 1 teaspoon lemon juice
- few drops lavender essential oil
In a jar or bowl, add raw honey and rose water. Add in lemon juice and lavender essential oil. Mix it well and store in an old lip balm jar or any tiny jar that you have.To use, apply a generous amount of this mask on your lips before bedtime and wipe it off in the morning. READ MORE – DIY: OVERNIGHT HAIR GROWTH SPRAY
Always patch test before use. If you are pregnant, always consult your doctor before incorporating any essential oils in your health/skin care/hair care routine.
Never use essential oils directly on your skin, make sure they are always diluted with carrier oil. Always use organic ingredients to avoid clogging pores and other skin issues.