Stock up on green tea, natural oils, beetroot juice and papaya to get rid of chapped lips this winter, suggest experts. While these are the most generally used methods to get the perfect pink lips, there are some other home remedies to get rid of chapped lips;
Your lips often begin to hurt when chapping is extreme. Try the honey-vaseline home remedy to rectify this problem. Apply a thick layer of organic, raw honey and seal it off with a layer of Vaseline. Leave it on for 10-15 minutes and then wipe it off with a damp towel.
Aloe vera has multiple uses and healing chapped lips is one of them. It not only heals the chapped lips but also works to strengthen the thin layers of the skin. This leads to stronger lips that do not chip easily. Slice an aloe vers leaf and extract the gel from within. Before going to bed, apply a layer of this gel on the lips and leave it overnight, repeat this method for a few weeks to get the best result.
Natural oils such as almond oil, neem oil, coconut oil, grape seed oil and jojoba oil are excellent moisturizers. Use coconut oil as your base as it is widely available. Mix the coconut oil with any other form of natural oil, blend it and apply it on your lips generously. Apply it on your lips regularly in order to get rid of chapped lips permanently.
Apply fresh milk cream on your lips as it is a great lip moisturizer and leave it on for 10 minutes. Then dip a cotton ball in lukewarm water and gently wash your lips with it. To help your lips heal faster, do this method daily.
Green tea is rich in tannins, which helps in reducing the pain and burning sensation caused by chapped lips. Green tea is full of antioxidants that can make your lips strong and healthy, it can also help to repair damaged skin cells on your lips. Dip a bag of green tea in lukewarm water and place it on your lips. Leave it on your lips for ten 15 minutes in order to get the best results.