Lips are highly susceptible to drying, much more than any other part of the body because they only have a thin layer of skin which easily gets exposed to external elements. To prevent cracked and chapped lips, it is necessary to keep your lip hydrated and moisturized. Lips balms are used to hydrates the lips and to seal in moisture. There are many kinds of lip balms available in the market. But it has been observed that many lip balms dry out the lips and compel you to use it again and again and you become addicted to it. It is because some lip balms contain ingredients that keep your lips soft for an hour or two and then dries up and also contain harmful ingredients. So, if you want to avoid putting petroleum products, unwanted dyes and preservative that these tiny lip balm tubes contains on your delicate lips, make your own batch of lip balms that perfectly suit your taste. Making home made lip balm is extremely easy and many of them can beat store bought lip balms. Here we have come up with 13 amazing recipes of lip balms which will hydrate cracked and chapped lips and keep your lips soft and supple throughout the year.