Minty Lip Smoother

Minty Lip Smoother in roller bottles with fresh mint leaves.


  • 15 drops peppermint essential oil
  • 8 tsp castor oil
  • 1 tsp vegetable glycerin


  1. Drop the essential oil into a small applicator bottle (with roller-ball tip).
  2. Add the castor oil and glycerin, screw on the cap, and shake for two minutes.
  3. Let it sit in a cool, dark place for at least one day.


  • When labeling gift bottles, include the instructions to shake well before using and to avoid use if lips are sunburned, chapped, or bleeding.
  • Cautions: Use only the highest-quality essential oils. Keep essential oils locked away out of the reach of children.

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Nan Fornal

Nan Fornal has experience with fiction, nonfiction, and technical publications, working closely with book and magazine publishers from from first edit to final proofing. She has worked with Exeter Press, Boston magazine, and self-publishers alike.