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28 Lush Lip Scrub Recipes for Your Chapped Lips


“The thing about lips is that you always want to kiss them.” And who doesn’t love to get such a kiss-worthy, chapped-free lips? Many of you suffer from dry and chapped lips throughout the year. Even if you apply lipstick on them, you cannot hide them. It is as if your lips are saying, “You haven’t cared for me. Now, I don’t care how much you’re ashamed because of me.”  Even applying lipstick cannot hide their bad condition. But, you know, every problem has a solution. I have shared with you some lush lip scrub homemade recipes which are easy to prepare and apply.

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Benefits of Using Lush Lip Scrub Homemade Recipes

When it concerns taking care of your lips, you mainly focus on hydrating them. However, you also need to exfoliate your lips. And for that, scrubbing is essential. Lips exfoliator helps you to get smooth healthy pout.

Unlike over-the-counter scrubs, homemade scrub for lips are free from harmful ingredients. Many lip scrubbing products available in the market can make your lip black. On the other hand, natural products are safe even if you’ve skin allergy issues. Homemade scrub for lips help you to get beautiful lips in the following ways.

a) Remove the dead skin cells

b) Help them to stay nourished

c) Eliminate the dirt particles that comes from the environment pollutants

d) Moisturize your lips and makes them smooth and soft

e) Clean the lips and give you pink lips

Most of the ingredients I will refer here are found in your kitchen. So, you won’t get any excuse of not to consider them. Follow the procedure while scrubbing. Check out the recipes shared below.

What Lush Lip Scrub Consists Of?

Two main components are there in a lip scrub. They are:

a) Nourishing agent

b) Exfoliant

The nourishing agent enables your lips to hydrate and exfoliate. Both of these agents help the lips to stay smooth and moisturized. 

1.Chocolate Lip Scrub Mask

Lip scrub homemade recipes

Required Ingredients 

Vanilla extract: 1 teaspoon 

Olive oil: 2 teaspoon 

Cocoa powder: 1 tablespoon 

Honey: 3/4 teaspoon 

Brown sugar: 2 tablespoons 

How to Do Scrub 

a) Take a glass bowl and mix all the above-said ingredients.

b) Rub the mixture on your lips gently in circular motion.

c) Leave this scrub on your lips for absorption.

d) Then use soft wet cloth to wipe off your lips. Or, use lukewarm water to wash your lips thoroughly.

2.Lip Scrub Honey and Coffee

Ingredients Required 

Honey:  1 tablespoon 

Coffee: 1 tablespoon 

How to Apply

a) Mix and stir both the ingredients in a bowl.

b) Massage the scrub into your lips for about one minute in a circular motion.

c) For another one minute, leave this lip mask DIY.

d) Wash your lips immediately with lukewarm water. 

Enjoy chapped-free hydrated lips.

3. Toothbrush and Lip Balm

Ingredients Required


Lip balm: Any

How to Do Scrub

a) Apply a thick layer of your lip balm on the lips.

b) Use a clean toothbrush to scrub your lips in gentle circular motion.

c) Do it for a minute.

d) Then, wash off your lips or simply wipe away the balm using a wet cloth.

4.Rose Petals and Milk Scrub

Ingredients required

Petals of rose


 How to Apply 

a) Smash the rose petals.

b) Make a thick paste by mixing the petals with milk. 

c) Apply it on your lips as a regular lip scrub.

d) Use lukewarm water to wash it away.

e) Apply lip balm to moisturize your lips.

5.Lip Scrub with Sugar and Glycerin

Ingredients Required



How to Apply

a) Take 4-5 drops of glycerin and mix it with sugar.

b) Scrub your lips with it.

c) Keep it for 1-2 minutes.

d) Wash your lips with lukewarm water.

6.Brown Sugar Lip Scrub Homemade

Ingredients Required

Brown sugar: 2 tablespoons 

Almond oil: 10 to 12 drops

Dried orange peel powder: 2 tablespoons 

How to Scrub Lips

a) Make a fine powder of orange peel using your grinder.

b) Add almond oil and brown sugar to the powder and mix it well in a glass bowl.

c) Scrub this mixture onto your lips for about 30 minutes.

d) You can use wet wipe to clean your lips or wash it with Luke warm water. 

Use this scrub for twice a week. 

7. Blueberry Lip Scrub

Ingredients Required

Blueberry: 1

Almond oil: 5-6 drops

Sugar: 2 tablespoons

How to Do Scrub

a) Blend the three ingredients in a bowl.

b) You can mix vitamin E capsules with it.

c) Apply it on your lips.

d) Leave it for 1-2 minutes.

e) Then, wash it away.

8. Coconut Oil and Honey Lip Scrub

Ingredients Required

Coconut oil: 1 tablespoon 

Brown sugar: 2 tablespoons 

Organic honey: 1 tablespoon 

Luke warm water: 1/2 tablespoon 

How to Apply 

a) Mix all the ingredients.

b) Add Luke warm water and Honey to it.

c) For 2 to 3 minutes rub this scrub into your lips in a circular motion. 

d) Use lukewarm water to rinse it off. 

9. Almond and Honey Lip Scrub

Ingredients Required 

Honey:  1 tablespoon 

Almond oil:  1 tablespoon 

Light brown sugar:  2 tablespoons 

Ways to Use

a) Take a bowl and mix all the ingredients. 

b) Blend it thoroughly. 

c) Take a small amount of the scrub and rub it to your lips gently.

d) For hydration, apply a little amount of almond oil to your lips and rinse the sugar.

10. Olive Oil and Cinnamon Lip Scrub

Ingredients Required 

Raw honey:  half tablespoon 

Ground cinnamon powder:  1/2 teaspoon 

Olive oil:  half tablespoon 

How to Do Scrub

a) Mix properly all the ingredients in a mixing bowl. 

b) Apply the scrub to remove off the dead cells.

c) Use lukewarm water to rinse it off    

d) Moisturize your lips by applying lip balm.

11. Watermelon Lip Mask DIY

Ingredients Required

Watermelon juice: 4-5 drops

Vitamin E oil:  2 drops

Sugar: 1/3 cup

Directions for Use

a) Blend and stir all the ingredients in a bowl.

b) Wet your lips and apply the scrub.

c) Massage it in circular motion for your lips exfoliation.

d) Use a towel to wipe off the mask and pat it dry.

12. Strawberry Extract Lip Scrub

Ingredients Required

Food color:  rose pink

Extra virgin olive oil:  1/2 teaspoon 

Sugar:  1 tablespoon 

Strawberry extract:  1/2 drops

How to Scrub Lips

a) Mix olive oil, sugar and strawberry extract in a mixing bowl and blend well.

b) According to your requirements add the food color and stir it well.

c) Scrub your lips with it so that the sugar can remove all the dead cells.

d) Moisturize your lip with lip balm. 

13.Sugar and Shea Butter Scrub

Ingredients Required

Shea butter:  1 tablespoon 

Sugar:  1 tablespoon 

How to Do Scrub 

a) Make a smooth paste of Shea butter and sugar after mixing both the ingredients. 

b) Scrub for a minute after applying it onto your lips generously. 

c) Wash it off with lukewarm water. 

d) Use your favorite lip balm to moisturize your lips.

14. Aloe Vera Lip Mask

Ingredients Required

Aloe Vera: 1 tablespoon

Sugar: 1 tablespoon

How to do Scrub

a) Take out the gel from aloe Vera leaf.

b) Mix it with sugar.

c) Refrigerate it for several hours.

d) Apply the mask on lips in gentle circular motion.

15. Coconut and Vanilla Lip Mask

vanilla and coconut

Ingredients Required 

Sugar:  2 teaspoons

Vanilla extract: 1/4 teaspoon 

Unrefined coconut oil: 1 teaspoon 

Way to Apply 

a) Mix all the three ingredients in a bowl. 

b) Massage the scrub on your lips for one minute.

c) After one minute, use lukewarm water to rinse it off.

16. Beetroot Juice and Sugar Scrub

sugar and beetroot

Ingredients Required

Beetroot juice: 7-8 drops

Sugar: ½ tablespoon

How to Do Scrub

a) Mix beetroot juice with sugar in a bowl.

b) Scrub your lips gently with this mixture.

c) Do the scrubbing for 1-2 minutes.

d) Use lukewarm water to wash your lips.

17. Vitamin E Lip Scrub

vitamin e

Ingredients Required 

Brown sugar:  1 tablespoon 

Coconut oil or Olive oil:  1 teaspoon 

Honey:  1 tablespoon 

Vitamin E:  1 teaspoon 

How to Apply 

a) Take all the ingredients in a grinder and blend well. 

b) Use clean finger to apply the scrub onto your lips in a circular motion. 

c) Rinse it thoroughly with lukewarm water.

d) Lock your lips with lip balm. 

18.Salt and Lavender Essential Oil Lip Scrub

lavender essential oil

Ingredients Required  

Coconut oil:  2 teaspoons

Sea salt:  2 teaspoons

Lavender essential oil:  1 to 2 drops 

Directions for Use

a) Take all the ingredients and mix it well.  Then blend it in a grinder. 

b) Close your lips and apply it generously onto your lips in a circular motion. 

c) Do the scrubbing for one minute.

d) To rinse it off, use only lukewarm water. 

19. Mint Lip Scrub Homemade


Ingredients Required 

Grapeseed oil:  1/2 teaspoon 

Coconut oil or Olive oil:  2 tablespoons 

Sugar:  2 tablespoons 

Peppermint or spearmint essential oil:  8 to 10 drops 

How to Do Scrub

a) Mix the sugar with olive oil or coconut oil.

b) Blend it using peppermint oil. 

c) Now again add the grapeseed oil to it 

d) Apply this scrub to your lips in a circular motion. 

e) Wash it away with lukewarm water.

20. Vaseline and Lemon Juice Lip Scrub


Ingredients Required

Petroleum jelly or Vaseline:  1 teaspoon 

Sugar:  2 tablespoons 

Lemon juice:  1 tablespoon 

How to Use

a) Take a mixing bowl and mix the sugar with the petroleum jelly. 

b) Add 1 tsp of lemon juice into it.

c) Use your finger tips and take a required amount of scrub

d) Massage it gently onto your lips for 1 minute. 

e) For bright lips, wash it with lukewarm water. Or, you can use wet cloth to wipe it off.

21. Honey Sugar Lip Scrub

sugar and honey

Ingredients Required 

Brown sugar: 1 tablespoon 

Lavender essential oil: 5 to 6 drops 

Raw honey:  1 tablespoon 

Directions to Apply 

a) Mix brown sugar and raw honey together. 

b) Pour few drops of essential oil into it. 

c) Apply the scrub onto your lips and rub well in gentle circular motion for 2-3 minutes.

d) Apply lip balm to your lips after washing it with lukewarm water. 

22. Yogurt and Seasalt

seasalt and yogurt

Ingredients Required

Yogurt: 1 tablespoon

Seasalt: 1 tablespoon

Lime juice: 1/4th teaspoon

How to Apply

a) Mix them well to make a smooth and thick paste.

b) Gently rub it on your lips for about 1 minute.

c) Use lukewarm water to rinse it off.

23. Mint Choco Coffee Lip Scrub

choco, coffee, mint

Ingredients Required

Coffee ground: 1/2 teaspoon 

Cocoa:  1/2 teaspoon 

Sugar:  2 tablespoons 

Peppermint essential oil:  3 drops 

Avocado or grapeseed oil: 1 tablespoon 

How to Apply

a) Take a bowl and mix the above mentioned ingredients except peppermint essential oil. 

b) Blend together the avocado or grapeseed oil and peppermint oil and make a thick consistency.

c) Apply a little amount and scrub for one minute onto your lips. 

d) To wash your lips use the same lukewarm water as mentioned earlier. 

24.Aspirin and Vitamin E Lip Scrub

Ingredients Required 

Honey: 2 teaspoons

Brown sugar: 2 teaspoons 

Without coating aspirin tablet: 4

Vitamin E capsule: 1

Olive oil: 1 teaspoon 

How to Do Scrub

a) Break the aspirin with a few drops of water and take it in a clean bowl. 

b) Mix all other ingredients with the aspirin and make a smooth paste. If you find that the paste is dry, add some more oil into the mixture.

c) Apply the scrub using toothbrush or your finger onto your lips. 

d) Rinse off the pack with lukewarm water.

25. Kiwi Strawberry Lip Scrub

strawberry kiwi

Ingredients Required

Pureed kiwi: 1/2

Pureed strawberry: 1

Vitamin E (optional): 2 drops 

Olive oil: 2 tablespoons 

Sugar: 6 tablespoons 

 How to Scrub Lips

a) Blend the pureed strawberry and kiwi and set them aside.

b) Take a bowl. Mix sugar and olive oil together in it and blend them properly.

c) Add the blended pureed of the fruits to it and stir them well.

d) Pour 2-3 drops of vitamin E oil to it for more nourishment.

e) Apply the cool scrub onto your lips in a circular motion.  Sugar will help you to exfoliate your dry skin.

f) Wash the DIY scrub recipe with lukewarm water.

26. Baking Soda and Water

Ingredients Required

water with baking soda

Baking soda: 2 tablespoons

Water: 5-6 drops

How to Apply

a) Mix baking soda and water to make a thick paste.

b) Use a clean toothbrush with soft bristles to apply and scrub the paste onto your lips.

c) Wash with warm water and pat your lips dry.

d) Apply a lip balm to moisturize your lips.

27. Pumpkin Pie for Lips Exfoliation

pumpkin pie

Ingredients Required

Pumpkin pie: 1 tablespoon

Brown sugar: 1 tablespoon

Coconut oil: 2 tablespoons

Honey: 1 tablespoon

How to Apply

a) Blend the ingredients in a bowl.

b) Apply it in gently on your lips.

c) Wash it off with lukewarm water.

d) Moisturize your lips with a lip balm.

28. Salt and Sugar for Lips

sugar salt

Ingredients Required

Salt: 1 tablespoon

Sugar: 1 tablespoon

Coconut oil: 1 tablespoon

Lip balm: 1 tube

How to Apply

a) Empty the tube by taking all the lip balm in a bowl.

b) Add salt and sugar to it.

c) Warm coconut oil and pour it into the mixture.

d) Whisk the mixture thoroughly.

e) Apply it on your lips and scrub gently for about 1-2 minutes.

f) Use a wet cloth to wipe it off.

Go for this lip scrub homemade if your lips are extra chapped.

Tips to Apply Lip Scrub Before Wearing Lipstick

Scrubbing is essential to apply lipstick on smooth and moisturized pout. Here’re the tips to do it in the right way.

Dip and Scrub

Pick any of the above-said DIY lush lip scrub recipes. Dip your finger in the mixture and apply it gently in circular motion.

No Rough Rubbing

Never apply pressure while scrubbing as it may be harmful for your lips.


Apply a lip balm every time after scrubbing. Do this even if your chosen scrub recipe has moisturizing agent.

The Bottom Line

Your lips enhance your beauty. Therefore, it deserves your TLC. Take some time out from your routine to scrub the lips. However, go for it only once a week. Too much of scrubbing may affect your lips.

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