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By Astha Goel
I am going to talk about a little box of treasure. Like many other products from Lush, this has made a permanent place in my list of staple products 🙂
Our product inventors worked hard in the labs, experimenting with all sorts of different flavors before they landed on this seductive honey lip balm. Honey Trap is filled with toning sweet orange and cooling peppermint to soothe dry, chapped lips. Rich honey moisturizes and melted white chocolate is part of that delectable flavor. After all that chocolate tasting and kissing we did in the name of innovation, we think Honey Trap can certainly be considered our most delicious lip balm to date. It’s a hard life we have here at Lush.
Directions For Use:
Prep your pout by scrubbing with our sugary Lip Scrubs. With a clean finger, apply your Lip Balm and get ready to pucker up! Well you don’t really need to scrub it using their lip scrubs, just put it on freshly cleansed lips 🙂
Oat Milk (Avena sativa) , Almond Oil (Prunus dulcis) , Beeswax (Cera alba) , White Chocolate (Sugar, Cocoa Fat, Dry Whole Milk, Soy Lecithin, Natural Vanilla) , Glycerine , Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil (Olea europaea) , Cetearyl Alcohol , Shea Butter (Butyrospermum parkii) , Flavor , Honey (Mel) , Cold Pressed Wheatgerm Oil (Triticum vulgare) , Carnauba Wax (Copernicia Cerifera) , Sodium Borate (Borax) , Peppermint Oil (Mentha piperita) , Vanilla Absolute (Vanilla planifolia) , Sweet Wild Orange Oil (Citrus Dulcis) , *Limonene , Methylparaben.
730 INR for 10 gm.
They put it in a tiny tin, which has a screw mechanism. This is a pain sometimes, as it gets difficult to open it if hands are even a bit slippery.
Shelf Life (as per the pack):
2 years. That’s something rare by Lush.
My Experience with Lush Honey Trap Lip Balm:
This has orange and peppermint with vanilla and white chocolate. The smell of while chocolate mixed with a hint of vanilla and peppermint is how I would describe the scent. This also contains honey, which is a humectant that means it traps in the moisture from the atmosphere preventing dryness. The scent is really long lasting (I did lick my lips several times because it tastes so good! 😛 ).
Now, this is my HG lip balm. It is very soothing and does an amazing job at healing chapped lips. It doesn’t really have a waxy texture like most other lip balms. Instead, it’s like a really thick creamy solid and it melts on your fingers like butter and feels so good. Though it does mention bee’s wax in the ingredient list, but I guess it must be in a lesser quantity.
The staying power this has is super amazing. You don’t have to constantly keep applying your lip balm every 2-3 hours like other lip balms. For me, this lasts for 5-6 hours easily provided I don’t lick my lips 😀 I like to apply it under my lip tint and it makes the latter stay super long. I also use this at night. Given all these qualities, no wonder it is one of Lush’s best-selling products.
Pros of Lush Honey Trap Lip Balm:
- Has good healing property.
- Smells good and smell is long lasting.
- Non greasy/waxy, so won’t make your lip tint bleed.
- Long lasting.
- Some people claim that it provides sun protection.
- Totally an organic product, which is not tested on animals.
- Easily available at Lush stores and their website.
(PS. It tastes good too 😀 )
Cons of Lush Honey Trap Lip Balm:
- The screw lid isn’t very easy to open.
- Contains parabens.
Will I Repurchase Lush Honey Trap Lip Balm?
Do I Recommend Lush Honey Trap Lip Balm?
Yes, this is one product from Lush that you cannot miss.
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