If you are looking for a cheap, yet
effective solution for your chapped lips, then Carmex
is one of the best things you can find. Each tube or tub
of Carmex costs about $1 or less depending on where you buy it.
Carmex is a moisturizing lip balm. It soothes, heals and
protect your lips for a long lasting relief of dry and chapped
lips. Below is a review of Carmex lip balm.
Review of Carmex
Carmex comes in different travel sizes. They
are cheap, easy to use and they are sold in almost all major
stores such as Walmart, Target, Walgreens, CVS, and so on. They
are also sold in many countries, not just the USA.
The active ingredients in Carmex lip balm
Menthol 0.7% for anti itch (this is the prominent
smell of the Carmex lip balm)
Camphor 1.7% for analgesic
Phenol 0.4% for anesthetic
Carmex helps to provide relief of the
symptoms of cold sores and dry chapped lips. It does not have
SPF 15 or any SPF ingredients so it is not for sun protection.
It will moisturize your lips while other lip balms cannot
though. If your lips tend to get allergic, then you might want
to go easy on using the Carmex to make sure that you are not
allergic to it. Few people claim that they are allergic to
Inactive ingredients include fragrance in
petrolatum, lanolin, cocoa butter, bees wax, cetyl ester,
salicylic acid, mineral oil and vanillin.