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Carmex® Classic Lip Balm Original Jar

BY CARMEX #70 in Lip Care

4.4 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Stars67%
  • 4 Stars19%
  • 3 Stars8%
  • 2 Stars3%
  • 1 Star2%
4.46 / 5 based on 14,674 Reviews

Product Description

The iconic medicated lip balm that generations have relied on to soothe and protect dry, chapped lips

Provides long-lasting protective barrier to help healing

Glides on smoothly to help soften and hydrate lips with moisturizing cocoa butter

Cools and soothes lips with camphor and menthol

Active Ingredients:
Camphor 1.70%.................................................................External Analgesic

White Petrolatum 45.30%.................................................................Lip Protectant

Inactive Ingredients:
Lanolin, Cetyl Esters, Theobroma Cacao Seed Butter, Paraffin, Beeswax, Menthol, Salicylic Acid, Phenol, Vanillin, Flavor

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  • This is what I used when my lips are deshidrate specially...1 Answers
  • Does it leave your lips even more dry after?5 Answers
  • Is it worth the price tag ?6 Answers
Carmex® Classic Lip Balm Original Jar
Carmex® Classic Lip Balm Original Jar
Reviews (14674)
Q&A (39)
Media (178)
  • "I swear I'm addicted to the smell of Original Carmex. This lip balm is my jam during those cold, dry winter months! Great protection from the elements. " in 4260 reviews
  • "CarMex has been a lifesaver for me since I started getting cold sores. I usually will use CarMex daily and I can tell it helps reduce the chances of getting a cold sore and the healing time." in 809 reviews
  • "I have been using Carmex for forever. Nothing I've found even comes close to the moisturizing and healing this gives. Recently, I found the original version in tube form (I'm not a fan of the flavored one) and it made my day lol!" in 697 reviews
Kiara F.
Everett, WA
90 reviews
I love using this lip balm because it's medicated especially during the winter time when my lips tend to get drier compared to any other time I would often use this whenever I can get my hands on to it plus it helps get rid of cold sores faster than any other brand the down side is that it's in a jar and I have to place my finger into it which means I have to make sure my fingers are clean before use
Merissa W.
127 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 2
I enjoy this product very much. My lips chap easily and this prevents it from happening. I have been using Carmex since I was in middle school and it still works beautifully. I simply enjoy the tingling feeling of this product when applied to the lips and I also like the applicator because I don't care to put directly on my lips but rather squeeze some on my finger and then apply to my lips. Carmex is definitely an OG products and I can name quite a few people who use and love Carmex even after using it for so many years. Two thumbs up for this product.
Arianna T.
Richmond, VA
87 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
An absolute classic! As a child, my mother ALWAYS had one of these in her purse in case of any approaching colds. Carmex can be bought at almost every grocery store and the tub lasts a long time. I just always found that the tub would start to get gross fairly quickly in the bottom of my purse (the lids screws off and on) and the gunk it would pick up in-between the lid and the container always grossed me out leading me to throw away the container before I was actually finished with the product.
Eden M.
15 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
I really like carmex products, the only thing that bothers me is the scent. I use the kind in the jar every day and I find it to be just what my chapped lips need!
yuliam i.
Paterson, NJ
45 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
It is a really balsam. And it looks pretty good in all type of skin. It feels really soft in you lips. The packiging s really nice and hard. I bought it at a local farmacy, and whenever i run out of ot i will get another one. I love to use it in winter
Amzy z.
10 reviews
I really I don't buy this one as much because it's in a jar but it still works just as well it is very effective I just worse is just as well as the other ones and it cost a little bit more not as much as I like you and everything but it's just in the dryer so it's harder to put it in again I would buy this again
Kaila J.
Chicago, IL
11 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
My family been using this on my little brother his whole life. Every time he has a cold sore my dad have him apply a thin coat and it's gone within week. It's like magic.
Gaby R.
118 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 4
Big fan of this healing lip balm jar. Carmex is such an amazing brand for lip products. You can purchase this balm at Walmart, Heb or Target. I definitely believe it is worth the money. You get what you pay for. This product is perfect to carry in your purse. I find it to be a perfect size. When I am not carrying my purse I place this jar in my pant pocket. This product saves my lips. It is not harsh on my lips. It has no absolute taste or flavor. This product is perfect for all occasions. I wear this before bed. I also wear this prior to using liquid lipsticks. If my lips are chapped I also use this balm. I highly recommend this product. If you do not like to put your fingers in balm I recommend the tube version of this product.
gloria b.
Altadena, CA
9 reviews
I have nothing to say except carmex is & always will be THE best. You apply it in the morning & it lasts all day, & you can’t get much better than that, especially for the price!
Julie N.
Farmington , NM
225 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 2
I have used carmex for over 20 + years ! This is my go to ! I ALWAYS have 3-4 jars at home . This is the only product that will work on my lips and it is the only product that has not caused any irritation at all! I definitely recommend this stuff !
Kayla K.
294 reviews
Is this better then Burt's bees and what is the scent?
Raych P.
Fremont, NE
220 reviews
Anyone else ever hoard Carmex tubes?
Kayla S.
Plainfield, IL
25 reviews
Does your lips get zoo use to it, they become more chapped?
Gown C.
73 reviews
This is better than the ones in the squeeze tube?
Crystal G.
759 reviews
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