DIY – Natural way to Lighten Lips

We bring to you our first ever Do-it-yourself(DIY) post. We hope you find this and subsequent posts helpful and effective.

Today, we share tips on how to lighten your lips. Its a common complaint among Africans due to our weather condition, that their lips gradually darken. This could be due to so many other factors though, but we are not going to emphasize on that. Let’s seek for solutions. Enjoy!!!



This will lighten up your lips while keeping them protected against the sun. Be sure to use this everyday all day and you will see results in a week!

What you will need is:

1. Small container

2. Lemon juice

3. Lemon oil

4. Chap stick with SPF or any type of lip balm with SPF

5. Spoon

In the container, place the chap stick or lip balm add a 1/4 teaspoon of lemon juice and a drop of lemon oil. Mix together till smooth. you place in fridge to set up for 30 mins.  you can add more of the lemon juice if the mixture is not smooth.




3 Comments so far. Feel free to join this conversation.

  1. Moni January 8, 2013 at 10:27 PM - Reply

    I havnt seen lemon oil in nig maybe I haven’t been observant . Pls where can I get it?

  2. Gist missy January 8, 2013 at 10:37 PM - Reply

    Hello Moni,
    You can get it online from sites like or

  3. Adjarho lilian February 21, 2013 at 1:57 PM - Reply

    Woww! Really! Finally pple with lips issue have a solution

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