How to Make Pumpkin Lip Gloss

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Shine and spice up your lips for the autumn with homemade pumpkin lip gloss. This recipe uses coconut oil, beeswax, vitamin E (all effective moisturizers) and pumpkin seed oil. You'll have your custom, all-natural pumpkin gloss in just a few steps. Besides being tasty, it will condition and protect you from dry, chapped lips.

Instructions

Make Your Own Pumpkin Lip Gloss

Step 1

Combine beeswax, coconut oil, Vitamin E, pumpkin seed oil in a microwave-safe container. All of these are available at natural food stores or on the Internet.

Step 2

Microwave mixture until beeswax melts and oils meld together.

Step 3

Remove from microwave. Mix with spoon and add a drop of pumpkin flavoring oil. You can buy pumpkin flavoring oil in supermarkets and on the Internet.

Step 4

Pour into a clean, empty glass lip gloss jar. Allow gloss to cool before use.

Step 5

Slick on your lips with a finger or lip brush and enjoy.

Tips and Warnings

Refrigerate lip gloss so it solidifies faster. Add 1/8 teaspoon of shea butter to the ingredients to add extra shine. If you are allergic to pumpkin or seeds and nuts, do not use.

Things You'll Need

One Tablespoon Shredded Beeswax, One Tablespoon of Coconut oil, 1/8 Teaspoon Vitamin E Oil, 1/8 Teaspoon of Pumpkin Seed Oil, Two Drops of Pumpkin Flavoring Oil, Microwave-Safe Container, Lip Gloss Jar

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