I can’t believe it is week six already of the Best of Beauty Blog Challenge organised by Samantha Johnston from All the Buzz. This week blog posts must be based on one beauty bargain. I have been torn about whether to write about beeswax lip balm available in Penneys or Catrice’s liquid liner but in the end I have decided to feature the beeswax lip balm.
I have dehydrated lips. They were often sore, cracked and sometimes had those ugly white bits around the corners. I used Vaseline, Carmex, MAC lip conditioner etc. but nothing ever helped with the appearance of them. If I wore a very matte lipstick, not only would every line and crack be visible on my lips, but my mouth would be very sore afterwards. I would quite often get a dry irritated rash on my lips. During a make-up lesson, I was told that using beeswax before putting any make-up on the face was a great idea so that lips are prepped and ready for lipstick. The instructor said that we should bin other balms and only use beeswax and that we would see an instant improvement. I was quite sceptical about this but decided to give it a go. Instead of spending lots of money on a fancy brand, I decided to test Natural Beeswax Lip Balm available from Penneys. The balm comes in a pot and stick and I love both. I wasn’t expecting a whole lot from the lip balm … Read the rest