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Reasons to Think Twice About Using Commercial Lip Balm

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Reasons to Think Twice About Using Commercial Lip Balm

Imagine rubbing well known carcinogens on your lips such as cobalt, nickel, cadmium, and chromium. If you’re using commercial lip balm, then that’s exactly what you’re doing. It’s a little hard to believe with all of the FDA rules and regulations such as the Delaney Clause (the law that prohibits the sale of known carcinogens in foods and medicine), but what if I told you that ingredients in cosmetics don’t have to be approved by the FDA! Other than color additives, this statement is true. As the FDA’s website states “The law does not require cosmetic products and ingredients, except...

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5 Things You Didn’t Know Your Lip Gloss Could Do!

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5 Things You Didn’t Know Your Lip Gloss Could Do!

Did you know that lip gloss isn’t just for your lips? Here are five amazing ways you can use your lip gloss differently: Works perfectly for highlighting Want to give your face a nice glow? Why not rub a little lip gloss on it? Due to its glossy nature, your lip gloss will reflect light and make you look like a model in a photoshoot. Plus, when you make your own lip gloss, you can either leave your hue clear or make it colorful; you can give yourself a pinkish or purplish glow! This will help people see the uniquely...

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5 Ways to Use Your Homemade Lip Balm

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5 Ways to Use Your Homemade Lip Balm

Hi everyone, There are many ways to use your homemade lip balm. Here are five great examples of how you can use your DIY lip balm: Party Favors Everyone loves party favors, especially when they’re as cool as homemade lip balm! Lip balm recipes typically make a lot of balm, and our containers are easy to buy in bulk. Your guest will appreciate your generosity and creativity. Spread joy by giving away something that improves someone’s smile! Stocking Stuffers It’s been said that the greatest gifts are the ones you make yourself, so why not give your homemade lip balm...

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5 Reasons To Make Your Own Lip Balm

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5 Reasons To Make Your Own Lip Balm

Hi everyone, One question we hear a lot at Glossy Grin is “Why make your own lip balm?” This is a great question, and we want to give our customers five great answers: No Dyes Have you ever read through the list of dyes used in commercial lip balm? They typically have names like Red-5 or Yellow-2. There’s a good chance you don’t know what those dyes are made of, so do you really want to rub them on your mouth? Lots of us try to avoid artificial dyes, especially for the safety of our children. Making your own lip...

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