Recipe: Root Beer Float Lip Balm

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Mmm! Mmm! Mmmmmmm!!!!

I?ve got a yummy one for you guys today!

It?s the easiest little lip balm recipe in the most delicious flavor- root beer float! Send your taste buds soaring while your lips soften from the nourishing blend of coconut oil and vitamin E.

It comes together in minutes and believe me, your lips will thank you!

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You?ll need:

2 TBS. Coconut Oil

1 TBS. Vitamin E Oil

1 Tsp. Beeswax

Root Beer Flavor Oil

Pipette Dropper

.25 oz. Lip Balm Jars

Brown Kraft Labels

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Combine the coconut oil, vitamin e oil, and beeswax in a microwave-safe dish. Melt by heating in short increments and stirring in between until you?ve achieved a smooth, clear mixture.

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Using a pipette, add the flavor oil by drops. You can adjust this amount to suit your taste, but start by adding several drops, stirring, and adding more until you?ve reached your desired flavor. To decide if I wanted more flavor oil, I dripped a tiny amount on my finger and rubbed it on my lip to determine the amount of flavor present.

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Stir well to be sure that the flavor oil has blended seamlessly into the lip balm mixture. At first the flavor oil will look separated. As you stir, the base and flavor oil will come together.

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Carefully transfer the finished lip balm mixture into lip balm jars. I simply used the pipette to transfer the mixture without creating a mess since the jars are so small. It worked great!

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Allow the lip balms to cool and harden completely before use. They set dark, but the color doesn?t transfer to the skin when using so don?t worry about dark lips!

To package. I placed two jars of lip balm in a Kraft paper box and finished each box with a printed Kraft label. I think they turned out pretty cute! 🙂

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Recipe: Root Beer Float Lip Balm

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17 thoughts on “Recipe: Root Beer Float Lip Balm

  1. When I was a kid I used to. Love cola flavored lip balm. How can I get cola flavering I would like to try my hand at making flavored lip balm.

    1. Hi Karmella!

      Unfortunately, we do not; but you can use these same recipes and just add the flavor to the lip balm base, since the base we sell already contains the beeswax, and other base oils.

      Happy Creating!

  2. Love this and want to try it! Can you tell me where I can get the boxes and labels? I’m a cold process soap maker! Would appreciate your help!

  3. please tell me what I need to buy to make these want to try and make about 20 first.. how much will it cost ..

  4. Curious this looks so dark. Is the Root beer flavor carry the color? I would love to use your pigments in my lip balm… can i?

    1. 2 TBS. Coconut Oil = approximately 30 grams
      1 TBS. Vitamin E Oil = approximately 15 grams
      1 Tsp. Beeswax = approximately 5 grams

  5. I added about 5 drops of Creme Brulee flavor oil and about 15 drops of the root beer flavor oil and wowee does it ever taste like a true root beer float!!!

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