Does looking at those posters always makes you feel jealous? Are you wishing you had soft pink lips too? Well it’s not such a far away dream. Pigmentation is a common problem.Lips can tend to go dark for a few reasons. Sometimes it’s what you eat and drink. For example smoking can give darkness on the lips. Pigmentation can also arise due to lack of circulation. But how to get rid of these and how to get soft lips?

Read: How To Get Rid of Dark Lips ]

How to get soft lips?

Read the following wonderful home remedies for get soft pink lips to improve the lush and feel of your lips.

  1. To get soft lips ensure that you exfoliate your lips at least twice a week. Dab you finger in water, then dip in sugar and exfoliate your lips by rubbing sugar on them. Wipe the sugar off the lips and you apply a lip balm.
  1. Apply lip balm in the night before sleeping and leave overnight. Wake up to soft pink lips.Avoid lips balms with dyes and artificial ingredients. Always opt for those with natural ingredients.
  1. Use a soft bristle brush with a bit of toothpaste and make round circular motions to get rid of dry skin and give a plumping effect. This takes off the dead skin and makes the lips look soft
  1. Use a balm with a pink tinge and leave overnight to tint the lips a bit giving you pink lips
  1. Drink lots of water and take juices with vitamin C as dehydration can also cause lack of luster on lips. Water or juices hydrates the body, nourishes the skin and aids new cell growth. Dry lips are also one of the signs that the body is not getting properly hydrated.
  1. Use honey as a natural alternative to lip balms. It moisturizes leaving subtle lips and helps in giving a nice shine on the lips. You can also mix 1 tbsp of honey, two tbsp of sugar and one tbsp of olive oil and rub on lips. Leave for sometime and then wipe off.
  1. Another perfect soft lips remedy is applying vitamin E on the lips before sleeping. These are available in form of tiny capsules. They help hydrate the lips making them soft.
  1. Eat fruits and vegetables that are red in color. For example, Tomatoes, Strawberries as they help deposit the color in the skin making lips pink.
  1. Some studies show that decreasing your tea and coffee intake might result in pink soft lips
  1. Hyper pigmentation caused during pregnancy or illness will go away with time. Sometimes it’s hormonal also.
  1. Pigmentation not only on the lips but also on the face and body is determined by genes. Hence there is many things you can do to make your lips pink.
  1. Lips tend to darken due to exposure to the sun. Use a balm with SPF 15. Make sure to wear lip protection when going outdoors. Many Lipsticks and Lip glosses also contain SPF 15.
  1. If you are prone to bite your lips when you are tensed, try to take a chewing gum to overcome the oral fixation. Biting your lips can make them dry and cracked.
  1. Avoid licking your lips. Wetting them with saliva can lead to dryness and darkening of the lips.

[ Read : How To Get Rosy Cheeks Naturally ]

  1. Aloevera is another best remedy that is extremely soothes the lips and protects from sun’s harsh heat.

Hope this gives you a good idea on how to get pink soft lips. Leave us a comment!

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  • Jane Sanchez

    No work

  • shweta

    try sebamed lip balm

  • Hailey Cohen

    Use living libations lip and cheek tint the best

  • Emmanuel

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  • Anonymous

    Thank you

  • Shona sneha

    I like all tips….. thank u….

  • StyleCraze

    Hey Abbie, glad that u found the article to be useful..and also suggest your friends to try them too…:-)

  • StyleCraze

    Dear Manjula, there can be many causes of dark lips. Some of the main causes of dark lips are excessive exposure to direct sunlight, an allergic reaction, use of low-quality cosmetics, chewing tobacco, excessive smoking, high caffeine intake, pigmentation and hormonal imbalances. You can try a couple of home remedies to lighten your lips naturally, such as:
    1. Lemon – Lemon is often used to treat dark skin patches and spots, and you can use it to naturally lighten dark lips, too. The bleaching property in lemon works well as a simple yet powerful remedy for dark lips. Squeeze a lemon and apply the juice on your lips before going to bed. Follow this simple remedy daily for one to two months.
    2. Olive oil – Olive oil can also be used to make your lips lively and vibrant. Olive oil contains many essential nutrients to nurture your lips and its moisturizing property will make them soft. Apply a few drops of extra virgin olive oil on your lips and massage it gently. Do this daily before going to bed.

  • StyleCraze

    Hey Manjula, thats great that you are careful about the products you use and do not indulge in smoking or chewing tobacco as it may cause severe damage to health. Do try out the remedies and share your experience with us !!

  • StyleCraze

    Hi Priya, some of the home remedies you can try to lighten lips are:
    1. Lemon and honey pack – mix equal parts of lemon juice and honey. Coat your lips with this mix, leave it for an hour and then wipe it off with a soft wet wipe. This process can be done as many times a day to remove tan and pigmentation. This serum can be refrigerated and used for a week.
    2. Almond oil – apply almond oil on the lips before going to bed. Almond oil helps to reduce discoloration.
    Hope you find these tips to be useful !