Say Goodbye to Chapped Lips With These 25 DIY Lip Scrubs


We’re *all* about DIY when it comes to our beauty products. Not only is it a fun pastime, it means we can control what we’re putting on our skin. Whether you’re a master or a newbie to the practice, there’s one product, in particular, that’s easy enough for anyone to make: lip scrubs. Every solution essentially boils down to two simple components — an exfoliator and a nourishing agent — that make for a killer combo in vanquishing chapped smackers forever. We’ve rounded up 25 delightful DIY scrubs you can make at home right now.

1. Grapefruit Lemonade Lip ScrubThis one’s got it all: A nice citrusy scent, moisturizing properties that come courtesy of its added coconut oil, and plenty of enzymes and antioxidants for cleansing and nourishing. (via A Beautiful Mess, Photos via Savannah K. Wallace)

2. Chocolate Butter Lip ScrubPacked with brown sugar, shea butter, walnut oil, and cocoa powder, this chocolatey treat will gently remove dry skin while simultaneously hydrating. (via The Makeup Dummy)

3. Raspberry Lip ScrubYou’ll only need four raspberries to pull this DIY off, so you’ll have plenty left over for taste-testing. A new beauty product AND a sweet snack? Sounds like a win to us! (via Simply Stacie)

4. Coconut and Honey Lip ScrubUsing just four products from your kitchen cupboards — coconut oil, honey, sugar, and some water — you can make this mouthwatering scrub in less than five minutes. (via Hairspray & High Heels)
Homemade Lip Scrub with Cinnamon

5. Cinnamon Lip Scrub: Cinnamon is no longer just for French toast. You can also use the naturally stimulating ingredient in a lip scrub for an instant plumping sensation — and seriously kissable lips. (via Hello Glow)

6. Bubblegum Lip Scrub: Combine sugar, olive oil, bubblegum flavoring, and some food coloring, if you’re feeling fancy, for a nostalgic trip back to your middle school days of blowing bubbles on the playground with this bright scrub. (via Hairspray & High Heels)
Homemade Natural Lib Scrub

7. Brown Sugar and Honey Lip Scrub: If fruity flavors aren’t your thing, keep it simple with this minimalistic recipe. It calls for basics such as brown and white sugar, honey, and olive oil for added moisture. (via Wonder Forest)

8. Strawberry Lip Scrub: This recipe couldn’t be easier, and you can customize the flavor with your favorite lip balm (though we’re partial to the featured strawberry). (via Queen of All You See)
Pumpkin Pie Edible Lip Scrub:

9. Pumpkin Pie Edible Lip Scrub:PSL season will last all year long with this delectable creation chock-full of the epic flavors of autumn. (via Hello Glow)

10. Blueberry Lip Scrub: Our mouths are literally watering at the sound of this blueberry, sugar, and sweet almond oil blend that’s mashed up with vitamin E for anti-aging. (via Bulk Apothecary)

11. Lime + Honey Homemade Lip Scrub: Put da’ lime in da coconut and rub it on your lips, and voila! Instant softness. (via Petit Elefant)

12. Vanilla Peppermint Lip Scrub: Invigorating peppermint joins forces with soothing vanilla for a one-two punch of lip-scrubbing perfection. (via Designed by Dawn Nicole)

13. Maple Almond Lip Scrub: We whipped up this maple almond recipe that smells just like Christmas morning — along with five other covetable lip smoothers — to suit all of your scrubbing needs. (via Brit + Co)

14. Aspirin Lip Scrub: We know the aspirin sounds a little suspect, but it’s actually an acetyl derivative of salicylic acid, which works with the sugar for some intense exfoliating action. (via Beautylish, photo via Getty)

15. Watermelon Lip ScrubGet an instant dose of summer with this watermelon-flavored lip scrub, ideal for maintaining a chap-free smoocher on lazy poolside days. (via A Cultivated Nest)

16. Honey + Cinnamon Lip Scrub: Don’t get us wrong: We love our sweets. Reach for this honey and cinnamon mixture to add a little spice to your beauty routine. (via The Hippy Homemaker)