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Carmex® Classic Lip Balm Original Jar

BY CARMEX #12 in Lip Care

4.4 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Stars67%
  • 4 Stars19%
  • 3 Stars8%
  • 2 Stars3%
  • 1 Star2%
4.47 / 5 based on 14,627 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 (14627)
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REVIEWS
PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS
  • "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
Chasity T.
Belden , MS
173 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 2
Every winter I get cold soles this does a great job of moisturizing my lips and keeping my cold sores medicated you can buy it anywhere it’s super affordable it’s the overall great product
Lauren A.
Charlotte, NC
14 reviews
I have always had an issue with dry, irritated, chapped lips in the winter and I've tried many balms. I tried Carmex because it has been around forever. It was ok at first but, like many drug store lip balms, it did nothing to heal or cure my issues. It only seemed to exacerbate them. I have found that many of the cheaper lip treatments you find contain ingredients that your already thirsty lips become "addicted" to, and unfortunately this is one of those.
T S.
Willard
4 reviews
I love this stuff. I can put it on at night if my lips are chapped and by morning they are better. Yes it met my expectations. I bought it at Walgreens. Yes, it was very easy to appt/use. 

Ashlee A.
Schellsburg, PA
6 reviews
I love the classic Carmex! As the seasons change, my lips chap! Carmex has always been my go to for lip care. I believe it's a good value, last long, and always works! I also love that this product is available in most stores. I don't think I'll ever buy another lip care product to replenish my chapped lips.
Alexa H.
27 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
I really don't like carmex in general, it leaves a HORRIBLE nasty taste in my mouth and it's all skinny feeling. It's not something I'd buy. Just use if I need it and a friend has it
Abbi A.
13 reviews
Hate getting my finger all sticky but definitely works to heal those cracked lips in the winter time. I would recommend getting the stick one so you don't get your finger all sticky.
Sujin K.
Los Angeles, CA
21 reviews
I have actually been using this for couple of months. Although it doesn't smell too good, its quite moisturizing. I've used it before but not as much as now. I don't like how I need to use my fingers, but I still use it everyday haha. I carry it with me everywhere! I would recommend people trying it why not
Katie N.
Fort Hood, TX
252 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 3
I love this stuff. It helps protect my lips in the winter time but something that I use for year-round is for breakouts. It helps my pimples pretty much disappear overnight. I put a little dab if I feel one coming on or if it's already there and by morning the swelling and redness has reduced tremendously.
Nicole R.
Saugerties, NY
6 reviews
A few of my friends have raved about Carmex, in fact they swear by it. However, I was not a fan. While it made my lips feel smooth for a little bit after i put it on, I felt like my lips were peeling shortly after and I was unhappy. It is extremely easy to use, however I would not recommend it to anyone.
Natalia C.
Norwalk, CT
4 reviews
My all time favorite lip balm for years now! It makes my lips sooo smooth and even a little plumper looking. Works amazing when you put it on before bed, wake up with perfect lips!
Kayla K.
291 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.
712 reviews
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