Himalaya Herbals Lip Balm Review, Photos & Swatches

by Keirti on September 3, 2011 · 32 comments

Himalaya Herbals Lip Balm Review, Photos & Swatches

Hellloooooooooo once again beauties!!! 🙂 🙂 🙂

Hope your makeup gyaan is increasing day-by-day like mine, all thanks goes to our lovely Rati, not only for the makeup gyaan, but also for the friendship that is blooming here on IMBB:puchhi:

Once again, I am here with yet another product of our daily beauty regime, the lip balm, actually another lip balm, Himalaya Herbals Lip Balm.

I’m using this lip balm since 8th standard. Then, I tried to switch to VLCC, unfortunately it didn’t worked for me, so I once again came back to my previous HG lip balm. Lip balm is a necessity for everyone. In fact, it’s a base to make up your lips in a healthy way. Then, what’s better than having a herbal product to nourish and protect your lips.

Himalaya Herbals Lip BAlm2


Rs. 20 only, isn’t it droolworthy??? :drool: :drool: :drool:


10 grams.


Shelf Life:

3 years from manufacturing date.


(each gram contains) Oils Eranda (Ricinus communis)# 10 mg, Garijara (Daucus carota)# 10 mg, Godhuma (Triticum sativum)# 10 mg, Hyamaraka (Wrightia tinctoria)# 10 mg, Narikela (Cocos nucifera)# 10 mg
Ref: # Bhava Prakasha

Directions For Use:

Apply on lips as and when needed.


I saw two forms of packaging one in which it’s packed in a plastic casing sealed with cardboard on back having product details. Second, a toffee wala big jar having many lip balms sold loose. I guess price of former is Rs. 22 INR.

What Packaging Says:

Himalaya Herbals Lip Balm is, an ayurvedic proprietary medicine, enriched with wheatgerm oil & carrot seed oil that nourishes lips, prevents drying & chapping. It has 100% herbal actives. It’s a hypo-allergic product without any harmful chemicals.


My take on Himalaya Herbals Lip Balm:

Firstly, let me tell you that like most of you, I am blessed with soft pink lips, but some of my friends had pigmented lips. I suggested them to use this product and now they are happy with the results. :mirror:


Actually, the secret is every time you apply any lip balm before lip color, it forms a barrier between lips and pigments of your cosmetic, hence protecting lips from getting pigmented. So ladies, please don’t skip this step for the sake of naturally pink and beautiful pout. :specs:

The product is like gel, having off-white color and a little amount is required everytime. It doesn’t interfere with your lip color and can be used as a base under any lip grooming product. It makes lip look fuller as compared to bare lips, which is add-on pro to it. Below is a snap of my lips wearing this lip balm.


Like I said, I switched back to this product once again and now I am hooked with this product. :pigtail: The only change I observed in the product is it fragrance. It changed from herbal to bubble gummy flavor and I have no problems with it. The product is non-greasy and moisturizes lips like a dream. I apply it both during day and bedtime. My lips feel moist and nourished next morning. I rub them gently with damp cloth or toothbrush, apply it once again and I am sorted. This is my regular lip nourishing routine. It doesn’t cause any pigmentation like some other petroleum containing products do. During day, I apply it whenever I need to.

My thumbs-up Points for Himalaya Herbals Lip Balm:

• Inexpensive, it’s the cheapest and best product I have in my make-up shelf.
• Tube packaging.
• Easily available on medical store or even small cosmetic shops.
• Trusted brand.
• Travel-friendly packaging.
• Non-greasy.
• Extremely moisturizing.
• Lips become soft, appear fuller & naturally pink.
• Hypo-allergic with 100% natural actives.
• A little goes long way for me one tube lasts for 5-6 months.
• Not tested on animals.
• Sun protection (this I came to know when I googled about this product… initially I thought it lacks sun protection) :love:


Yay, none:D (I feel it’s an achievement for such an inexpensive product) 😀 😀 😀

Would I Re-Puchase:

Yessssss, :teddy: of course. In fact, I recommend this product to each one of you. Go for it girls even if you don’t like it (which I personally feel is not possible, but if it is, so please share with me), it won’t hurt you at all. :waytogo:

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{ 29 comments… read them below or add one }

Vid September 3, 2011 at 5:13 pm

This is my HG lip balm too :yahoo: but dint know about the sun protection


Gayathri September 3, 2011 at 5:20 pm

Wow!! I still have lotus vanilla theraphy, & lipice :yahoo: :yahoo: to finish.. will surely get this one after them.. 🙂 :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo:


Keirti September 3, 2011 at 5:33 pm

even me came to know abt sun protection on its website while writing this post .. actually wild carrot is the secret agent agnst sun :zombiekiller:


Keirti September 3, 2011 at 5:34 pm

ya gayathri & i bet u love this one… :waytogo: :waytogo: :waytogo:


sukanya September 3, 2011 at 8:01 pm

my lips are too dry :(( :(( … n so this product is not the one for me. even vaseline dries up vry fast… am trying on nivea lip care repair & protection and neutrogena one… they are a bit better :waiting: :waiting: … but i need a much thicker one .. which stays longer … any help ?:)


Keirti September 3, 2011 at 8:27 pm

i think thick products may work fine for you which appear a bit heavy & greasy for normal lips… but sry cannot name any :(( :(( :((


sukanya September 3, 2011 at 8:45 pm

arre mine toh lips have also turned brownish.. :(( :(( any home remedies for that perfect pink pout :struggle: and am still on hunt for that perfect lip balm :struggle: :struggle: :((


Visakhi September 3, 2011 at 9:23 pm

you can apply beetroot for really pink lips and its colors stay for some days too…


sukanya September 3, 2011 at 9:39 pm

thnx visakhi :teddy: will give that a try too :jiggy1: :jiggy1:


TA December 8, 2011 at 12:05 pm

Hey but does it colors ur lips or it promotes lip to be pink? Hope I dont sound confusing :stars: :stars: :stars: :specs:


keirti December 8, 2011 at 7:47 pm

it has sun protecting carrot seed extracts… so it sun safe… n m using this for years now… its doesn’t cause any pigmentation on lips… n yeah u shud apply lip balms before any kinda lipstick or gloss as sometimes these gloss cause lips to get darker..


keirti December 8, 2011 at 7:49 pm

u use any lip balm that suits u well… in my case it didnt cause any pigmentation like vaseline products whic makes ma lips dark… :spank: :spank: :spank: :spank:


Keirti September 3, 2011 at 8:30 pm

vaseline brand to doesn’t suits me at all… :headbang: :headbang: :headbang:
it causes me pigmentataion :yikes: :yikes: :yikes:


Nats September 3, 2011 at 8:39 pm

the lipbalm is nice and cheap too bt it melts in the summer 😐 so den u hv to refrigerate it…i wish himalaya comes up with tinted lipbalms……nice review!!! :yes:


sukanya September 3, 2011 at 8:41 pm

yea… it somewhat liquefies..and slips out of the tube :yuck:


Neha S. September 3, 2011 at 8:45 pm

hehe iv used this for years..very inexpensive


Rati September 3, 2011 at 9:05 pm

i buy it every winters, apply it at night and i barely get dry lips in winters too :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo:


Samantha September 3, 2011 at 9:24 pm

I’ve tried this once a long time ago. I stopped using it because it would turn to liquid in the summer :-/


Rati September 3, 2011 at 9:40 pm

yeah you are right. :hihi:


Visakhi September 3, 2011 at 9:24 pm

I have used this one, and liked it too, but i totally forgot it aftr sumtime. Nw i have to get it again, Thanks for reminding me… 😉 😉 :love:


Rekha September 3, 2011 at 9:32 pm

I have used this long back.. a descent product.. totally worth the money! nice review 🙂


Pragnyadeepta September 3, 2011 at 9:32 pm

:yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo:
It is droolworthy indeed! :drool: and if one only has to spend Rs. 20 for this amazing product,It is a :yes: product. :haanji:
I used it for a while but I switched over to another because I got bored of it. 😐 :lol2:
I am a fickle being when it comes to lip balms. :shame:


dimpi September 3, 2011 at 11:44 pm

i prefer tinted lip balms….i wud use this looooooooooooooong back…….n wouldnt buy htis even for the price….. :nono:


Nissy September 4, 2011 at 12:05 am

I have used this before! But it dint make any difference to my pigmented lips 🙁 right now i am using maybelline lip balm in cranberry and have also ordered for oriflame tender lip balm 🙂
and Visakhi thanx for the wonderful beetroot tip 🙂 will definitely try 🙂


Ragitha September 4, 2011 at 11:19 am

I have used this long back…but my lips darkened after using this…now I have switched to Lotus chocolate lip therapy..that one is yummy yummy…


Keirti September 4, 2011 at 7:31 pm

:thanks: all beauties & its my pleasure to remin u abt it… :cheers: n yeah i forgot this melting of product in summers but as i love it to keep in fridge…


Keirti September 4, 2011 at 7:37 pm

its really sad Ragitha it didnt suited u…
@dimpi- tinted ones to just lovely :teddy: :teddy: :teddy:


Ida September 4, 2011 at 8:04 pm

Had no idea himalaya herbals had a lip balm. Would surely try this next time, I love lip balms. :-/


Geeta September 5, 2011 at 7:22 am

thanx for the review! I’m a himalaya fan, but haven’t tried this yet. now gotta try it for the healing properties. :waytogo:
i kinda like my pigmented lips though….suit my complexion.


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