Here are simple tips to ensure you have soft and supple lips during winter.
Chapped or dry lips are a common problem that can be painful and unattractive. Common symptoms are dryness, redness, cracking, flaking, and tender or sore lips.
Here are a few, handy tips to keep them soft and supple:
Lemon juice works as an exfoliant and removes any dead skin cells resulting in softer, smoother lips.
It is as easy as massaging lemon wedges onto your lips before you go to sleep.
Leave it on overnight and wash off the next morning.
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The high fat content of milk cream makes it a great natural lip moisturizer.
Apply fresh milk cream on your lips and leave it on for 10 minutes. Then gently wash your lips with a cotton ball dipped in lukewarm water.
Do this daily to help your lips heal faster.
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Exfoliating dead cells off your chapped lips will help restore their natural softness faster.
Mix two teaspoons of sugar with one teaspoon of honey. Apply the paste to your lips and let it sit for a few minutes.
Then use your fingers to gently rub the mixture around on your lips to loosen the dead skin cells.
Wash it off with lukewarm water.