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Skincare – Lip treatment

Friday, January 13th, 2012

Skincare – Lip treatment

Lips are extremely sensitive, because they dont have oil glands, temperature control system, so their upper layer is extremely thin, so cold, wind and dry overheated air can injure them. The result is a great loss of moisture and cracking. Licking dry lips can make situation even worse, because saliva irritates skin on the lips.

Professional help

Since cracking lip salso cause a lack of vitamin B, we can help us with eating more eggs, whole grains, lentils, liver, kidney, oily fish and dairy products. And do not forget to put over food some wheat germs.

Home solutions

For nice lips you need a lot of fat, conditioner, resources for healing, in short you need something that will heal the cracks and recover soft lips. We need to apply selected care products as often as possible throughout the day, evening, especially with brisk brush over the edge of the lips.

To buy

It is good to have always beside you the balk of mango butter and sunflower oils with specifis peptide and anti-oxidants. First each week you need to gently rub your lips with a soft tooth brush. There are also creams with AHA acids that gently dry flaky skin, but put that acids on only during night. Lips should always be covered with ointment or nourishing lipstick that does not contain irritating ingredients (menthol, peppermint, citrus fruits, strong perfume). During the its good that lip care products contain protection against UVA and UVB rays.

Honey ointment for lips

Honey is a pure natural product and is very effective for lip care. We can dissolve a teaspoon of beeswax and teaspoon of honey. Add two teaspoons of almond oil and mix everything together and apply this mixture on lips. We can leave this lip-mask on lips for 10-20 minutes and then wash if off with lukewarm water.