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Dry, itchy, cracked lips are no fun at all. And as the summer temperatures heat up, lips can get painfully sore. But it doesn't have to be this way. You can care for your lips naturally this summer.
What causes chapped lips?
Sun, wind, and dehydration. Thankfully, these are all things you can do something about.
How can you prevent dry lips in summer?
Your drink bottle is your new best friend, so don't go anywhere without it. To keep you water cool in summer, pick a double wall insulated drink bottle. Add a few cubes of ice to keep and you're adventure ready.
Protect your lips by keep them in the shade.
When you're out and about in summer it's pretty hard to stay in the shade, so if you're serious about protecting your lips from the sun pick a parasol hat from Kowtowor check out the range of beautiful hats by Solbari.
Nourish your lips from the inside!
For healthy happy skin focus on fresh fruits and vegetables and make these a large portion of every meal. Summertime fruit and vegetables are brimming with goodness.
Up your vege-game by eating the rainbow three times a day - avocados, capsicum, cucumbers, beetroot, carrots, blueberries, courgettes, homegrown greens, plums, and kumera.
Treat your chapped lips with care.
Gently exfoliate your lips to remove any flaky skin. You can DYI a lip exfoliator by mixing 1 tablespoon of olive oil and 1 tablespoon of brown sugar in a bowl.
Apply to your lips using a very gentle circular motion with only the lightest of pressure. Wash off with a warm damp facecloth.
Then nourish your lips with a high absorption lip balm.
Some lips balms sit on the lips until they wear off, which won't do much for moisturising your lips. Pick a lip balm a perfect blend of natural oils that are easily absorbed by the skin and natural waxes that protect your lips from the elements.
Camellia oil is the ultimate lip balm oil. It feels light on the skin and is quickly absorbed to leave your lips feeling oh-so-soft.
Beeswax and carnauba wax are natural waxes that protect your lips from drying winds.
Feeling fabulous with Everkind lip care!
Lip care has never felt so good. Here at Everkind, we've developed a uber-nourishing lip balm that feels good, looks good, and tastes good.
Every ingredient is certified organic, and we've packaged it with innovation. This is the first home-compostable paperboard lip balm tube that slides down instead of pushing up. Making application easy.
Everkind Lip Balm is created from camellia oil, jojoba oil, coconut oi, beeswax, carnauba and a blend of beautiful essential oils. Truly natural and really works! But don't just take our word for it.
Best lip balm!!!
I am very happy with the lip balm. It goes on beautifully & makes my lips so soft. No more dry lips now. Thanks.
You can make the switch too! Your lips will love you for it.xx
In her pre-mum life Amanda-Jane was an environmental lawyer. When her children were little she and her family moved to the country in a market gardening area, where they experienced first-hand the toxic impact of conventional horticulture on groundwater, land and personal health. This experience launched her on a journey to restore her family's health and find practical, truly natural solutions for everyday needs. Amanda-Jane became the founder and creator of Everkind - a body care brand strongly committed to providing body kind, people kind, planet kind essentials that work.
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