Winter is the season of dryness. Dry skin, dry hands, dry lips from dry heat and cold, cold, cold weather. Unless you’re in Florida, where cold is a cool 60.
Which actually is kind of cold when you’re used to 80.
There are lots of ways to combat the dryness. Frequent moisturizing with oil based moisturizers, hydration and exfoliating. Regular exfoliation is the key to great skin and lips. I’m moderately addicted to chapstick so I’m always looking for ways to keep my lips feeling soft and hydrated. Lip exfoliators are my go-to during the Winter months because they remove the outer layers of dead skin, revealing the soft, smooth skin beneath. With regular exfoliation, you can actually improve the overall texture of your lips – less cracking, flaking and chapping.
This lip scrub is a combinations of fresh lemon juice, sugar and vanilla. It’s simple recipe that will polish away dry skin on lips and leave them feeling soft and refreshed. I recommend mixing up a batch, spooning it into small containers and gifting them to your Valentine’s. …