Lip Gloss Recipes

Scarlett+Johansson in 83rd Annual Academy Awards - ArrivalsActress Scarlett Johansson arrives at the 83rd Annual Academy Awards held at the Kodak Theatre on February 27, 2011 in Hollywood, California. (Getty Images)more pics Are you looking for excellent lip gloss recipes? We've got some do-it-yourself, make at hoe lip gloss recipes you will love.

Melt 1/2 shortening with 1/2 petroleum jelly with your microwave and stir in cocao powder or crushed berries or food coloring for a subtle tint.

For a more tropical lip gloss recipe, try 1/4 teaspoon of grated paraffin wax and 1 teaspoon of coconut oil with 1 teaspoon of vaseline and melt together. Add food coloring or berries or leave as is for a sweet tropical lip treat.

Looking for a berry tinted gloss? Try mixing fresh cranberries (or your fruit of choice) with sweet almond oil and honey. Heat in the microwave and viola! A home-made lip gloss confection.

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