The Benefits of Natural Lip Balms: How to Keep Your Lips Hydrated and Healthy

The Benefits of Natural Lip Balms: How to Keep Your Lips Hydrated and Healthy

Natural lip balms are a great way to keep your lips hydrated and healthy. Here are some of the benefits of using natural lip balms:

Nourishing ingredients: Natural lip balms are often formulated with nourishing ingredients such as beeswax, shea butter, plant based oils and herbal extracts and vitamin E. These ingredients work together to moisturize and soothe the lips, leaving them soft and smooth.

Protection from the external factors: Lips are often exposed to harsh weather conditions such as wind, sun, and cold temperatures. Natural lip balms can help to protect the lips from these elements and prevent dryness, cracking, and chapping.

Gentle on the lips: Natural lip balms are typically free from harsh chemicals and synthetic fragrances that can irritate the lips. This makes them a great choice for people with sensitive lips or those who prefer to use products with “clean” ingredients.

Eco-friendly: Many natural lip balms are made using environmentally sustainable practices, ethically sourced ingredients in eco friendly packaging. This makes them a great choice for people who are environmentally conscious and want to reduce their impact on the planet.

Versatility: Natural lip balms can be used throughout the day to keep the lips hydrated and healthy. They can also be used as a base for lipsticks and other lip products, helping to keep the lips moisturized while enhancing their appearance.


When choosing a natural lip balm, look for products that are free from harmful chemicals such as parabens, phthalates, and synthetic fragrances,colors and preservatives. Instead, opt for products that are formulated with natural and plant-based ingredients such as beeswax, apricot kernel oil and turmeric oil.With regular use, natural lip balms can help to keep your lips hydrated, healthy, and looking their best.

Keeping your lips hydrated and healthy is important for maintaining their softness, smoothness, and overall appearance. Here are some tips to help you keep your lips hydrated and healthy:

Drink plenty of water: Drinking enough water is important for keeping your skin hydrated, including your lips. Aim to drink at least 8 glasses of water a day to keep your body and skin well-hydrated.

Exfoliate regularly: Exfoliating your lips can help to remove dead skin cells and promote the growth of new, healthy skin. You can use a gentle lip scrub or simply use a soft toothbrush to gently massage your lips in a circular motion.

Use a natural lip balm: Natural lip balms, such as those made with beeswax, shea butter, and other plant based oils and herbal extracts, can help to moisturize and protect your lips. Look for products that are free from harmful chemicals and synthetic fragrances, and apply as needed throughout the day.

Avoid licking your lips: Licking your lips can actually make them more dry and chapped, as the saliva can strip away the natural oils that keep your lips moisturized. Instead, use a natural lip balm to keep your lips hydrated.

Protect your lips from the sun: Just like the rest of your skin, your lips can be damaged by the sun's UV rays. 

Eat a healthy diet: Eating a diet rich in fruits and vegetables can help to nourish your skin, including your lips. Foods like avocado, nuts, and leafy greens are particularly beneficial for the skin.

By following these tips, you can help to keep your lips hydrated and healthy, and maintain their softness and smoothness.

The competitive advantage of Athonites

Our formulas contain between 84% and 100% natural origin ingredients all evaluated and certified by European organizations according to General Regulations and International Standards.All cultivations are certified as organic.The water infused during the formulation comes from the natural springs of Mount Athos.

All Athonites’ formulas are dermatologically tested and in some cases where necessary the products are dermatologically tested on sensitive skin also. They are 100% free from GMO, toxins, fillers, artificial colors and artificial fragrances. We strictly follow the European Union cosmetic regulations, among the safest in the world. All our processes, from the raw ingredient to the final packaging and delivery, are carried out with a constant sustainable approach.Today Athonites offers everyone the natural force of Mount Athos herbs and plants to care and cure the skin.


Pure and 93% organic, based on a centuries-old recipe, this intense care balm for lips and nails protects, hydrates, nourishes and soothes skin. Extraordinarily rich in plants from Mount Athos such as calendula, sideritis and vine leaves that contribute to moisturize, soothe and protect delicate lip and nail areas. Organic beeswax and propolis naturally maintain skin elasticity by creating a protective barrier against outside aggressions.

No added perfume. Suitable for children from 6 years old.


  • Concern: dry, chapped lips, rough skin and cuticles around nail area. Cracked and irritated lip area due to cold sores, cheilitis and oral retinoid treatments
  • Key ingredients: organic beeswax, sideritis, calendula, St John’s Wort, vine leaf
  • Benefits: softens, calms and nourishes, restores skin barrier
  • Skin type: all skin types, ideal for dehydrated skin
  • Texture: all skin types, ideal for dehydrated skin
  • Fragrance: natural waxy scent, no added perfume
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