Jump to content

Photo

Really Need A Non-Comedogenic Chapstick


This topic has been archived. This means that you cannot reply to this topic.
18 replies to this topic

#1 Lt Aldo raine

Lt Aldo raine

    Junior Member

  • Members
  • Posts & Likes
    Posts: 32
    Likes: 5
About Me
  • Joined: 19-January 12

Posted 06 January 2013 - 06:02 PM

I am prone to break out on my chin, so lip balm really frighten me. I been using this one from the health food store that is pretty much just jojoba, avocado oil, and beeswax. I'm pretty comfortable with using, but it is extremely greasy feeling, and shiny. I hate this, cause I'm a guy. I just bought neutrogenas natural brand of lip balm but have yet to use it. What's your guys opinion on this lip balm, or what do you guys use that don't break you out on the chin. Also, how do you feel on lanolin, petroleum, and beeswax (the ingredients that seem to do vastly different things for people)?

#2 5ive

5ive

    Member

  • Veteran Members
  • Posts & Likes
    Posts: 142
    Likes: 5
About Me
  • Joined: 03-February 10

Achievements

     

Posted 06 January 2013 - 06:03 PM

Vaseline. Trust me on this one! I've tried a few and nothing beats it in terms of protecting my lips from harsh weather as well as not causing breakouts! Good luck!

Check out my Regimen Log HERE.

Back on DKR full force after trying to get off of it with horrible results.


#3 Kyle_

Kyle_

    Regimen user since 2011

  • Veteran Members
  • Posts & Likes
    Posts: 212
    Likes: 15
About Me
  • Joined: 30-August 11

Achievements

     

Posted 06 January 2013 - 09:52 PM

does it matter what you use? As long as it sticks to your lips and nothing else you should be fine! I use whatever I have, weather it be chapstick or vasaline

New Regimen!

Morning: 2 pumps Dan's cleanser in the shower, and "Eucerin Dermo Purifyer Hydrating Care" to moisturize, works to get me through the day without dry skin, but doesn't show, it's like there's nothing on my face, it's matt and doesn't shine.

///

Night: 2/3 pumps Dan's cleaner in the shower, using the cleanser to shave with a 2 blade generic razor, end segment finger's worth of Dan's BP, 2 pumps Dan's moisturizer with 6 drops generic, organic jojoba oil.

Sometimes just Dan's AHA+, or the usual application of Dan's BP with AHA+ on top if I'm feeling hardcore.

///

1 generic multivitamin, 30mg Zinc if the multivitamin doesn't contain it, 1/2 odorless garlic capsules, 2/3 EyeQ capsules (omega 3, 6, evening primrose oil,)

Have been on lots of different prescriptions, most successful was oxytetracycline.

 

New regimen!

Dove summer glow morning

AHA+ (acne.org) night!

Awaiting 20% salicylic acid gel in post for chin and nose.

Acne isn't returning after almost 2 years on the regimen

Looking for treatments for oily skin however, I have that really bad


#4 Lilly75

Lilly75

    Veteran Member

  • Moderators
  • Posts & Likes
    Posts: 1,449
    Likes: 457
About Me
  • Joined: 01-April 12

Achievements

     

Posted 07 January 2013 - 03:51 AM

I've never experienced any sort of breakout from any lip balm I've used. I agree with Kyle, as long as it's just on your lips then I don't think there would be a problem. Vaseline and paw paw ointment would be my suggestions for really dry lips, though both would be quite shiny and comedogenic - but as long as you're applying just to your lips then it shouldn't lead to breakouts.

Started The Acne.org Regimen 2nd July 2013

 


#5 Lt Aldo raine

Lt Aldo raine

    Junior Member

  • Members
  • Posts & Likes
    Posts: 32
    Likes: 5
About Me
  • Joined: 19-January 12

Posted 07 January 2013 - 06:00 AM

Yes, obviously I'm not planning on smearing the lip balm all over my face, but a comedogenic product so close to my danger zone can still be an issue, even if its not in direct contact.

#6 Lilly75

Lilly75

    Veteran Member

  • Moderators
  • Posts & Likes
    Posts: 1,449
    Likes: 457
About Me
  • Joined: 01-April 12

Achievements

     

Posted 07 January 2013 - 07:18 AM

Yeah, I understand your concern. I did I simple search and found this thread - there's not many posts but they all mention 'aquaphor' so maybe that's something to look into. http://www.acne.org/...genic-lip-balm/

You could also search google for a comedogenic ingredient list (there's also a thread on here like that) and compare ingredients in the lip balms you're considering to that list too if you wanted. I do this when planning to buy a new product and I'm not sure whether it'll irritate my skin/acne.

Started The Acne.org Regimen 2nd July 2013

 


#7 tracy521

tracy521

    Veteran Member

  • Veteran Members
  • Posts & Likes
    Posts: 1,504
    Likes: 162
About Me
  • Joined: 18-October 05

Posted 07 January 2013 - 01:52 PM

i love carmex it works really great and if i use it every single day i dont get any zits near my lips.

#8 XXYY

XXYY

    Member

  • Veteran Members
  • Posts & Likes
    Posts: 314
    Blog Entries: 1
    Likes: 81
About Me
  • Joined: 03-June 11

Achievements

     

Posted 13 January 2013 - 11:30 AM

I just have to use moisturizer on my lips at night because ANY chapstick gives me a breakout right on the edge of me lip where it meets the skin. I love carmex but ill try and use it every couple of months to experiment and its always the same. I put cetaphil moisturizer on my lips if theyre dry and theyre always perfectly moisturized by the morning.

#9 misspickle

misspickle

    New Member

  • Members
  • Posts & Likes
    Posts: 7
    Blog Entries: 10
    Likes: 3
About Me
  • Joined: 06-January 13

Posted 13 January 2013 - 11:42 AM

Dan recommends either Vaseline, aquaphor, or jojoba oil! :)

#10 armadillo

armadillo

    Member

  • Veteran Members
  • Posts & Likes
    Posts: 262
    Likes: 35
About Me
  • Joined: 05-October 12

Posted 15 January 2013 - 04:59 PM

I use the classic Carmex in strawberry flavour [in the tube, not the pot, that's very unhygienic] most of the time or Blistex Relief Cream. I have also used various Badger lip balms, none of these have given me acne around the mouth.

Finished Tetralysal on 12/04/13

Quinoderm 10 once a week

Gedarel 30/150 as current treatment.


#11 BMarieWantsNoAcne

BMarieWantsNoAcne

    Member

  • Veteran Members
  • Posts & Likes
    Posts: 288
    Likes: 42
About Me
  • Joined: 04-November 12

Posted 15 January 2013 - 06:18 PM

I really like Burt's Bees. They have a couple different versions, and all the ones I have tried work great. I'm not sure if they're comedogenic though.

Edited by BMarieWantsNoAcne, 15 January 2013 - 06:19 PM.


#12 WishClean

WishClean

    Healthy Lifestyle Advocate

  • Veteran Members
  • Posts & Likes
    Posts: 1,876
    Likes: 398
About Me
  • Joined: 06-November 11

Achievements

     

Posted 16 January 2013 - 12:58 AM

I use The Body Shop's lip balms and Korres lip butter with no issues. I also use Revlon's lip butter with spf15 - it's amazing and does not break me out. I used to use blistex but didn't like some of the ingredients (parabens etc).

Supplements: inositol, DIM, digestive enzymes [don't need them every day anymore, only on cheat days], herpanacine & vitamin C with rose hips [not every day], regular sun exposure for vitamin D3.

Lifestyle & Skin Care: Low histamine diet, avoiding unnecessary stress, balancing skin's PH (using Image Ormedics), using distilled/ filtered water to wash face, occasional high frequency facials... (although I have been slacking lately)

** Find the cause, find the cure **

 


#13 Brandy

Brandy

    Senior Member

  • Regimen Assistance
  • Posts & Likes
    Posts: 20,209
    Likes: 229
About Me
  • Joined: 27-February 05

Achievements

     

Posted 19 January 2013 - 07:59 PM

Dan just uses jojoba oil on his lips.





We're all in this together.


#14 imowlwaymo

imowlwaymo

    New Member

  • Members
  • Posts & Likes
    Posts: 9
    Likes: 0
About Me
  • Joined: 12-January 13

Posted 16 February 2013 - 04:52 PM

I use the original carmex packaged in a tube. :)


A.M.:

  • CeraVe Hydrating Cleanser
  • DKR BP (1/2 pump)
  • Olay Complete SPF 30 Sensitive

 

P.M: 

 

  • Clean & Clear Makeup Dissolving Wipes (if wearing makeup)
  • CeraVe Hydrating Cleanser
  • DKR BP (1 pump)
  • Paula's Choice 2% BHA Liquid (every other night)
  • Cetaphil Moisturizing Lotion

#15 iphoneguy12319

iphoneguy12319

    New Member

  • Members
  • Posts & Likes
    Posts: 6
    Likes: 0
About Me
  • Joined: 01-March 13

Posted 03 March 2013 - 03:21 PM

Castor oil hands down


I haven't had any mouth zits since I started using it and I got them bad from everything else

#16 lostinthefog87

lostinthefog87

    Junior Member

  • Members
  • Posts & Likes
    Posts: 86
    Likes: 23
About Me
  • Joined: 29-July 12

Posted 30 March 2013 - 06:32 PM

Use 100% pure vaseline. It is noncomedogenic.  I am a guy and have looked forever for a safe lip balm as I am prone to breakouts around my lip and chin.  I really don't think vaseline makes my lip shiny but I only use a little bit, just enough to get the chapped feeling gone.  Try using as little as possible.  Girls tend to apply that stuff all day long so that might be why they always have that shiny lipglossed look.

 

 I used Aquaphor for a while, but I found it has a lot of bad ingredients and it also didn't help me at all in regards to acne around my lipline.  Stay away from chapstick.  i'd stay away from lanolin and beeswax personally.

 

Some of these "natural" lipbalms might work for some, and I am a huge advocate of natural products...but many contain things like coconut oil and other things that are  very bad for those who are prone to breakouts.


Edited by lostinthefog87, 30 March 2013 - 06:35 PM.


#17 Tom Busby

Tom Busby

    Member

  • Veteran Members
  • Posts & Likes
    Posts: 187
    Likes: 9
About Me
  • Joined: 23-February 13

Posted 21 April 2013 - 11:08 AM

I would like to find a chapstick type of lip balm that is labeled as noncomedogenic.

 

I looked and have never found a single one, except this product by Clarins, from France, http://shop.nordstro...89-001b2166c62d ,which is too pricey in my opinion.

 

Has anyone found a similar but cheaper product, labeled noncomedogenic?



#18 Morgo K

Morgo K

    Skincare enthusiast

  • Veteran Members
  • Posts & Likes
    Posts: 155
    Likes: 22
About Me
  • Joined: 19-July 12

Achievements

     

Posted 22 May 2013 - 02:21 PM

I have recently been getting loads of spots around my lips and realised it's from the lip balm I've been using :( Checked the ingredients and it has Myristyl Myristate in it :(

Carmex does the same thing to me because of the Lanolin in it :/


Morning Routine:

- Avene Soapless Gel Cleanser

- Boots Time Delay AHA Toner

- Boots Botanics Rosewater Toning Spritz

- Hyaluronic Acid Serum (homemade)

- Hazelnut oil with rosemary + clary sage (on acne prone areas)

- Alpha Hydrox Enhanced Cream (10% Glycolic Acid)

- SK:N Sunscreen SPF 30

- W7 Camera Ready Primer

 

Evening Routine:

- Lush Ultrabland + Washcloth 

- Soap & Glory ULTIMELT Hot Cloth Cleanser + Washcloth

- Boots Time Delay AHA Toner

- Differin 0.1% cream 

- Hazelnut oil with rosemary + clary sage (stops oil production)

- Vitamin C Serum (also homemade) OR

- Estée Lauder Advanced Night Repair serum

 

Once/Twice a week:

- Green Clay Mask (+ salicylic acid)

- Exfoliate with No7 skin cleansing brush


#19 AmyyRose

AmyyRose

    Junior Member

  • Members
  • Posts & Likes
    Posts: 45
    Blog Entries: 6
    Likes: 6
About Me
  • Joined: 29-August 13

Achievements

     

Posted 08 September 2013 - 05:16 AM

I use and love Lucas papaw ointment :) I always wake up with fresh plump soft lips!

Edited by AmyyRose, 08 September 2013 - 05:16 AM.