We all have a dream of having soft and pink lips. Pink lips are often considered healthy. However, global warming and pollution destroy our lips same as it destroys skin.
Lips are the most delicate part of our body; therefore, they need the topmost care by applying moisturizer, sunscreen, and lip balm every day.
You may wonder why sunscreen? UV rays can darken your lips leading to dry, dull and black lips. Well, there are other reasons as well, such as dehydration and hormonal imbalance.
This article will help you get soft and pink lips naturally, i.e., without chemicals. So, let’s get started.
8 Ways to Get Pink Lips Naturally
I know, now you are all set to apply some natural ways for getting soft and pink lips. You must probably be tired of using lipsticks every day only to hide the black patches on your lips.
Surprisingly, excessive use of some low-quality lipsticks can cause discoloration of your lips. That is why you should try the following ways to get pink lips in 1-2 months naturally:
1. Lip Scrubs:
Lip scrubs help remove dry skin on lips that give lips fresh and soft skin. Also, circulation while applying lip scrubs gives lips pink color.
Although they are available in markets, you can easily make it at home. How?
Use almond or coconut oil and mix sugar or salt in it. All done! Yes, it is this much easy!
How to Use Lip Scrub?
- Apply the scrub on the lips and gently massage (Do not rub hard)
- After some time, wash the lips and dry them with a clean and soft towel
- Use a lip balm
Note: Use the lip scrub once or twice per week to see the results quickly.
2. Use Beetroots:
Beetroots are rich in Vitamin B3 and B9 that help reduce pigmentation and increase the blood in your lips; thus, make the lips pink and soft.
So, make beetroot juice and add aloe vera gel to it. Aloe vera gel will help in moisturizing your lips. Mix both the ingredients well.
Now, apply the mixture and leave it on your lips for 15 minutes. You should use the procedure twice per week for 1-2 months to see pink and moisturized lips.
Use Aloe Vera and Honey
Both Aloe Vera and Honey can keep your lips hydrated and moisturized for a long time. To make this mixture, you probably have to do nothing!
- Slice out Aloe Vera gel from the plant, or you can also use aloe vera gel available in the market.
- Mix the gel with some honey and stir the mixture well.
- Now, apply the mixture on your lips and leave it for 15 minutes
- Rinse it with water to see instant soft and pink lips.
Follow this procedure twice a week for 1-2 weeks to get pink lips naturally.
3. Hydrate Internally
Nothing is better than hydrating yourself internally! When you are hydrated, your lips are also hydrated. And hydrated lips are naturally soft and pink.
So, drink a lot of water and use a good lip balm that can keep your lips moisturized.
5. Use Peppermint Oil
Nowadays, many lip balms available in the market contain Peppermint Oil. Peppermint oil regulates the blood flow that prevents lips from discoloring.
You can quickly get peppermint oil in the market. Keep the oil in a container; you can also add essential oil such as almond oil and Vitamin E oil.
Apply the oil on your lips two times per day to get faster results. However, if you have chapped lips, then it can cause irritation.
6. Honey, Coconut Oil, and Lemon
When honey, coconut oil, and lemon combine, you can say bye to dull, dry, and black lips!
On the one hand, honey and coconut oil nourishes and hydrates your lips; on the other hand, lemon lightens the skin on lips. A mixture of all three can give you moisturized, hydrated, and pink color lips in no time.
To apply the honey, coconut oil, and lemon mixture, follow the following steps:
- Take a container and put one tablespoon coconut oil, honey, and 11/2 tablespoons of lemon.
- Mix all the ingredients well
- Apply the mixture on your lips daily to get faster results
All of the above-given methods to get pink lips are homemade recipes. However, there are some tips you should follow to get natural pink lips. Let’s have a look.
7. Quit Smoking
I am sure this is not a surprise for you! We all know smoking is one of the common reasons for black lips.
If you want pink lips naturally, you have to quit smoking. Well, if you do not smoke at all, then go for other methods.
8. Use Good Quality Lipsticks
As already mentioned, pink lipsticks making your lips pink could be the real reason for your dark lips.
It would be best to use good-quality lipsticks and use only those that have not expired yet. You can check the quality of lipstick by scratching the coin on the lipstick swatch.
If the lipstick swatch turned black, you should not use it as it has been expired or the quality is not good.
All the above-given methods and tips will help you get soft and pink lips in 1-2 months naturally.
However, no matter what! You should always use lip balm and sunscreen on your lips. While lip balms keep your lips hydrated, sunscreen protects your lips from harmful UV rays.
So, what are you waiting for? Try out the methods and share your experiences with us. Until then, drink lots of water and keep your lips hydrated!