Mineral oil is used in many lip balms and lotions. It is a by-product of the distillation of petroleum used to produce gasoline and other crude oil products. According to some studies, “Chronic exposure to poorly refined base oils has the potential to cause skin cancer.” Ingesting too much mineral oil can also lead to diarrhea and nausea. The best thing to do is avoid products made with mineral oil and try our all natural lip balm and ultimate lotion bar.

Coffee and Cream Lip Balm

 

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