The first thing everyone sees is your smile, nothing is more beautiful than smooth, luscious, pink lips.
While taking care of our skin, we sometimes forget about our lips, providing fair nourishment and hydration to lips is very important.
Conditions like pollution and dehydration of the atmosphere may result in chapped, dry, or parched lips.
What Makes Your Lips Go Dark?
Lips can get darken due to various factors like low blood circulation, stress, drugs, smoking and lot more. Better avoid such practices. We are listing below few factors which make your lips dark:
Dehydration, Keeping lips dry for prolonged times.
Consistent use of lip Cosmetics or products
Melasma or Hyperpigmentation
Prolonged exposure to the sun rays
Consumption of caffeine and hot beverages
You’ll get pink and soft lips with these homemade lip scrubs.
1. Honey and lemon lip scrub:
1. 4 tsp Crushed Sugar
2. 2 tsp Honey
3. 2 tsp Lemon Juice
How to use it :
Mix crushed sugar, honey, and lemon juice together and make a smooth paste.
Take the little amount of mixture on your finger and start scrubbing your lips in a circular motion.
Massage for about 2-3 minutes then wash it off with cool water.
2. Olive Oil And Salt Scrub For Pink Lips
Another natural scrub for dry skin on your lips is olive oil and salt scrub.
The salt grains help exfoliate your lips, and olive oil is a moisturizer that also adds slip to the scrub to make it easier to apply.
This scrub also makes your lips supple and soft. You can also use coconut oil or almond oil.
What You Need
1 tablespoon olive oil
Â½ teaspoon salt (fine granules)
Mix the olive oil and salt.
Rub this mixture into your lips very gently in a circular motion for about 2-3 minutes.
Wipe it off with a washcloth.
Apply a lip balm.
Do this once a week.
3. Oats and Honey Lip Scrub:
Ingredients Needed :
1. 4 TSP Crushed Oats
2. 2 TSP Coconut Oil
3. 1 TSP Honey
How To Make It :
1. Mix oats and coconut oil together and then add honey to it.
2. Take the little amount of mixture on your finger and start scrubbing your lips in a circular motion.
3. Scrub for about 2-3 minutes using this homemade lip scrub then wash it off with lukewarm water to get pink and soft lips
4. Use Rose Petals And Milk On Your Lips
Rose petals nourish, soften and lighten your lips naturally. Together with milk, they work as a wonderful remedy for discoloration and repair dark, patchy lips.
How to make -Soak 5-6 rose petals in a half a cup of milk overnight.
Strain the petals from the milk in the morning and mash them to make a paste.
Apply this paste to your lips and leave it on for 15 minutes. Add a few drops of milk if the paste is too thick to apply on lips.
How And When To Apply –
Since rose petals are gentle on the lips, you can repeat this remedy every day. Make it into a night treatment to see significant changes.
5. Milk And Turmeric Scrub Mask
An exfoliating mask you can also try out is one that is made out of milk and turmeric.
Milk is a great moisturizer, and turmeric further able to heal any dryness and dark spots, ensure that when these ingredients are combined, they work wonders for tackling any discolouration that you have on the lips.
This gentle scrub is sure to provide you with the supple and gorgeously tinted lips that you desire.
All you have to do is mix a teaspoon of cold milk with half a teaspoon of turmeric powder and place this concoction over your lips for around 5 minutes, after which you can gently scrub off any of the remnants of the paste, wash your lips with water and then apply some moisturizer.