20 Unique Uses for Lip Balm

20 Unique Uses for Lip Balm

We know lip balm works on lips, right? But, did you know the ingredients in balm can work on hands, eyes, feet, shoes and even scratched DVDs? Say whaaat?

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7 All-Natural & Unique Stocking Stuffers

7 All-Natural & Unique Stocking Stuffers

Many of us natural-minded folks always seem at odds with finding the best organic, eco-friendly products to stuff your stockings with. You want something unique, all-natural, practical & yummy, but don't want to break the bank. 

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Allergies? We have a balm for you!

Allergies? We have a balm for you!

We manufacture a variety of balms in our USDA Certified Organic facility. We expertly formulate our lip and cheek balms with the consumer in mind. We use good manufacturing processes (cGMP) to ensure cleanliness every...

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Ask Us Anything: Why is My Balm Gritty and Lumpy?

Ask Us Anything: Why is My Balm Gritty and Lumpy?

Lip balm made with cocoa butter, like our Mongo Kiss, can sometimes have a grainy texture. This is actually called "blooming". Cocoa butter is made of differing combinations of saturated solid fats and unsaturated liquid...

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Fair Trade & How it Benefits Us

Fair Trade & How it Benefits Us

October is Fair Trade Month. Every purchase supports something. Fair trade exists so we can support what’s fair. Eco Lips purchases fairly traded cocoa and sugar used in our balms and scrubs.

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Ingredient Spotlight: Mongongo Oil

Ingredient Spotlight: Mongongo Oil

Mongongo oil comes from the maketti tree of Africa, and is the star ingredient in our Mongo Kiss lip balm. The benefits of mongongo oil are plentiful: It's a super emollient meaning that it has extreme...

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Hemp Oil 101: What You Need to Know

Hemp Oil 101: What You Need to Know

Hemp has been a mainstay ingredient with us since the early 2000s. It's not only the star of our Hemp Lip Balm and Hemp Skin Care Oil, it's a highly regarded and beneficial oil that's soaring in popularity.

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Summer Hair Care 101

Summer Hair Care 101

This winter was a brutal one for the folks here in Iowa. The harsh conditions and dry air have wreaked havoc on our hair. But, all hope is not lost. The lovely summer sun is...

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