When we talk about the skin, then we must consider every part of our body. People often forget to take care of their lips and eventually their lips turn dark and unattractive. When we do not exfoliate the lips for a long time, they become dark as the layers of the dead skin cell accumulate over them. However, in order to maintain the natural pink colour of the lips, one must use a good lip balm, lip moisturizer, healthy diet and should also drink plenty of water. Besides this, one must exfoliate the lips time to time, to get rid of the dead skin cells. For this one can use a natural lip scrub. Let’s discuss how to make a natural lip scrub at home. (Also read: Effective home remedies to treat the smile lines on the face)
How to make a lip scrub at home to get softer lips?
Sugar and honey: To make this scrub you need to have a teaspoon of honey and half a spoon of honey. Mix them well and make a scrub of it. Apply this scrub to the lips. Massage your lips with your fingers for some time. Now wash your lips properly. Now apply some petroleum jelly to moisturise your lips.
Coconut oil and sugar: Take 2 tablespoon of coconut oil and mix 2 teaspoons of cocoa sugar in it. Keep the mixture in the fridge. To apply this, take some of it and massage your lips well. Keep rubbing it for 5 minutes. Now wash your lips for 5 minutes with lukewarm water. Now moisturise your lips properly. (Also read: How to use coconut oil to get rid of the hair lice)
Coffee and aloe vera gel: Mix half a spoon of coffee and one spoon of aloe vera together. Apply the mixture to your lips and scrub your lips well. Now wash your lips and apply a good lip balm.
Tomato pulp and cocoa powder: Take 2 spoons of tomato pulp and mix it with cocoa powder. Now spread this mixture on your lips and massage your lips well. Now wash your lips and apply a lip balm to them.
Coconut oil, brown sugar and baking soda: Take half spoon of brown sugar, a pinch of baking soda and one spoon of coconut oil. Mix them well and scrub on your lips for 10 minutes. Now wash your lips with lukewarm water. Apply some lip balm or petroleum jelly on your lips after that. (Also read: Amazing home remedies to get rid of the fungus in hair)