Homemade Lip Balm

Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes


  • 1 Tbsp Beeswax (optional see note)
  • 2 Tbsp Coconut Oil
  • 2 tsp Olive Oil
  • 1 capsule Vitamin E
  • Essential Oils of your choice
  • Containers


  1. Fill a pot halfway full of water. Place a glass measuring cup in the water.
  2. In the measuring cup, add beeswax (if desired), coconut oil, olive oil and vitamin E.
  3. Melt over medium heat.
  4. Once the mixture is completely melted, remove from heat.
  5. Add 5-10 drops of essential oil (any combination you desire) until the scent is as strong as you prefer.
  6. Quickly pour into containers, and let cool.

Recipe Notes

You can vary the amount of beeswax, depending on how solid you want your lip balm. This creates a solid lip balm. You can omit the beeswax, but if the lip balm gets warm it will turn to liquid.