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Homemade Lipstick!!!!!

Made from what you ask? CRAYONS!!!!

Here are the supplies:

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  • Crayons in your color of choice
  • Shea Butter
  • Coconut Oil
  • A Saucer Pan
  • A small glass dish
  • Stirrers of some kind
  • A portable container for your lipstick
  • Essential oils (optional)

Here’s a picture step-by-step instructions in picture form:

1: Put water in the pan, put small glass dish in the water. Heat it up on medium heat.

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2: Using a stirrer, put a small amount of shea butter in the bowl.

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3: Put a larger amount of coconut oil.

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4: Melt both.

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5: Pick your crayon of choice. For every half crayon added after this point add a little more coconut oil. (keeps it smooth)

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6: Drop in your crayon piece:

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When it melts, it’ll look like this:

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7: Sometimes, its ok to try it at this point.

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8: In this case, I didnt like it so……

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So I added white (I also added more coconut oil)

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For a perfect color:

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Then when you are ready to pour it out, carefully take the bowl out of the water. Putting your desired case/holder on a paper towel for easy clean-up. And pour! This is the finished product.

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TRY IT, ITS SO FUN!!!!

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Author:

Owner of Martian Creations. Through my 15 years of crocheting, I have made it my goal to show the world we are more than just doily and blanket makers. And as a curious DIY crafter I'm always getting into other projects away from the hook and yarn too. This is "Crochet for the rest of us".

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