Beautiful Bronze Lip Tint Tutorial

  • Difficulty:Beginner
  • Time:15 minutes
  • Yields:10 tubes

Temperatures are heating up and the sun is out in full force — even in the notoriously dreary Pacific Northwest (yes, today was a tank top kind of day)! Turn up the heat on your daily beauty routine with this Bronze Lip Tint. It’s perfect for adding a subtle hint of warm color to your lips. Made with the Nourish Lip Balm Base and colored with a gorgeous assortment of micas, it’s a quick and easy lip balm that’s great for daily wear.

Be on the lookout for more projects to give you a summer bronze glow coming later this week! Subscribe to our newsletter to receive an exclusive tutorial straight to your inbox tomorrow, and keep your eyes on the Tumblr and the Soap Queen blog for more projects.

What You’ll Need:

1 oz. Nourish Lip Balm Base

.4 oz. Castor Oil

Honey Kisses Flavor Oil

Gold Sparkle Mica – On sale this month!

Merlot Mica

Copper Sparkle Mica

.15 CC Mini Scoops

Lip Balm Pouring Tray

10 Clear Lip Balm Tubes – On sale this month!

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ONE: Portion out 1 oz. of the Nourish Lip Balm Base. Melt in 20 second bursts in a heat-safe container.

TWO: Once melted, add .4 oz. Castor Oil and stir.

THREE: Add 2 scoops Sparkle Gold Mica, 2 scoops Merlot Mica and 2 scoops Copper Sparkle Mica. Stir.

FOUR: Add 2 mL Honey Kisses Flavor Oil and stir.

FIVE: Insert the lip balm tubes into the pouring tray, and the fill to the brim. Be sure to scrape off any excess and save for another remelt. You can watch this Soap Queen TV episode to learn how to do that.

Allow the lip balms to dry for 1 – 2 hours. They’re ready to use once hard!

Below is an example of what the color looks like on skin. It is a great sheer, neutral hue that works for a wide variety of skin tones!

9 Responses to “Beautiful Bronze Lip Tint Tutorial”

  1. Lauren H says:

    Beatiful! What size are the scoops?

  2. Rachel says:

    Could you swipe one across the back of your hand so we can see the amount of tint it creates? Thanks!

  3. Engy Allam says:

    I did the lip balm but i am facing a problem, when i start using and pushing it up it never go down again and it is separated form the tube base (the bottom part). i have the same problem in all my lipbalms My recipe (cocoa butter), this recipe or even when i use the lipbalm base from BB. please advice

    • Kelsey says:

      Hi Engy!

      I’m sorry your lip balms are giving you a bit of trouble. You may want to twist it up just enough for what you need to use.

      Also, you may like our Clear Lip Balm Tubes so you can see how much you have left. :)

      -Kelsey with Bramble Berry

      Clear Lip Balm Tubes: http://www.brambleberry.com/Clear-Lip-Balm-Tubes-P4750.aspx

      • Engy Allam says:

        hey Kelsey thanks for the reply..

        I use these clear lipbalms and i love them. I Twist it up just enough for what I need to use. but i think the reason is it sticks to the sides of the tube.. is there something i can polish on the sides of the tube ?

        • Kelsey says:

          Hi Engy!

          You don’t need to add anything to your tube. If you want your lip balm to be a little softer, you can add more liquid oils to your recipe. :)

          -Kelsey with Bramble Berry

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