Lip Scrub…. What even is it.
In one word: Lip scrub is an exfoliant.
Maybe you’ve been around the block and you’ve noticed a lot of people talking about, buying, and using lip scrubs and you’ve just kind of wondered… why. This article is here to clear that up for you!
One of the most important steps to the skin care routine is exfoliation. Exfoliating the skin helps to remove dead skin, sweat and other blockages.
Removing this build up helps with the skin’s overall appearnce and texture by smoothing it out. You’ll also notice that it helps your skin look fresh and glowy.
But exfoliating has other benefits as well.
- It helps to regulate oil production reducing or controlling acne.
- It increases circulation and lympthaic drainage.
- It stimulates collegen synthisis.
- And it also helps moisturizers, toners, essences, serums and other good-skin stuff penetrate the skin deeper.
So now we know that lip scrub is an exfoliant for the lips. What makes it unique?
Lip scrubs are formulated to be used on the lips and around the mouth. They are gentle yet effective at removing dead skin. They can make your lips look more pink, reduce chapped lips and increase the ability for your lip serums and chapsticks to absorb into the lip (proftecting against aging, damage and dryness). They also help your lipstick look bomb!