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DIY marsala lip gloss

This DIY Lip Gloss gives your lips a sheer red wine hue, inspired by the Marsala color of the year. Made with jojoba and castor oil, this lip gloss will moisturize and give plenty of shine.
Active Time5 mins
Total Time5 mins
Course: Natural Beauty
Cuisine: DIY
Keyword: lip balm
Yield: 6 -7 pots
Author: Stephanie Gerber
Cost: $15


  • Microwave safe bowl
  • Lip gloss pots



  • Combine castor oil, jojoba oils and cera bellina wax is a small microwave safe container. Heat 15 seconds and stir. Keep heating in short bursts until wax is melted.
  • Add Honey Flavor Oil (if using) and stir.
  • Add the Merlot Sparkle Mica and stir until thoroughly mixed in.
  • Pour the lip gloss mixture into the pots. Allow to fully cool and place the cap on top.


Lip gloss should keep for up to 3-4 months. Feel free to scale the recipe down to make fewer containers.
Recipe adapted from Soap Queen.