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Smile and Shine! How to Make Your Own Lip Gloss


Making your own lip gloss is a fun activity to do with your daughter and a safe way to make your lips
shine! This recipe is made with edible ingredients you can find around your home, so you can add a
little glam without any unwanted extras.

DIY Lip Gloss

Makes 2-3 lip glosses


  • 2 Tbsp coconut oil
  • 1 tsp fruit punch powder mix
  • 2-3 drops water
  • 2 5-gram small plastic makeup jars (available at craft stores or online)


  1. Start by warming the coconut oil in the microwave for 30 seconds or until it’s smooth like glue.
  2. Sprinkle some of the fruit juice powder mix and water into the coconut oil and stir.
  3. Add more powder mix until the color is to your liking.
  4. Spoon or pour the mixture into the small plastic makeup jars. Place in the fridge until the lip gloss hardens a bit, and store in a cool place.

Adapted from Spa-mazing © 2016 American Girl.
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