When my lips become super dry and have that burning sensation I like to make a homemade peppermint beeswax lip balm. It really helps put moisture back in my lips and provides them with a cooling sensation that helps ease the burning feeling away. This homemade peppermint beeswax lip balm also helps protect my lips from drying by protecting them from the dry air.
The ingredients you will need to make the homemade peppermint beeswax lip balm are 3 tablespoons of melted beeswax, 1 teaspoon of melted Shea butter, 5 drops of vitamin E oil, 2 drops of jojoba oil, 3 drops of almond oil, and 10 drops of peppermint oil. You can find all of these natural ingredients in your local herbal store and drugstore. They are expensive to by, but it is good to have these ingredients on hand to make a homemade peppermint beeswax lip balm anytime you run out and need to make some for your lips.
The way you make the homemade peppermint beeswax lip balm is by placing the 3 tablespoons of melted beeswax, 1 teaspoon of melted Shea butter, 5 drops of vitamin E oil, 2 drops of jojoba oil, 3 drops of almond oil, and 10 drops of peppermint oil into a small measuring cup with a spout and mixing them together with a spoon until you get a thick liquid wax that is golden in color and has a strong peppermint scent to it. After you will pour the liquid wax mixture into a small lip balm container and place it into the freezer for 5 minutes or until it becomes a soil form. After you can remove the homemade peppermint beeswax lip balm from the refrigerator and use it on your lips whenever you need too.
The best way to apply the homemade peppermint beeswax lip balm to your lips is by taking your fingertip and rubbing it in the lip balm until you get some on your fingertip. After you can take your fingertip and rub the lip balm into your lips. The lip balm is a little bit waxy, but very moisturizing and will provide a lovely soothing cooling sensation to help relieve your burning lips. After a few applications of this homemade peppermint beeswax lip balm your lips should be well hydrated and soft and smooth again. You can apply this lip balm to your lips as much as you need too.
So, just remember the next time your lips are super dry and have a burning sensation to make up some peppermint beeswax lip balm and use it on your lips. Your lips will become soft and soothed and free from dryness and burning. I wish you all the best of luck with getting soft silky smooth well hydrated lips again.