In the United States, the active ingredients of Carmex lip balm are camphor (1.7%), menthol (0.7%), salicylic acid, and phenol (0.4%) . The inactive ingredients, in order of greatest used to least used in the product, are petrolatum, lanolin, cetyl esters, paraffin wax, cocoa butter, beeswax, and flavor.
5. Nivea Milk & Honey Lip Care Lip balm. This Nivea lip chapstick contains the proteins of milk and honey for healthy lips. Honey and milk are also an excellent soothing alleviation from the sunburn, windburn, and dryness. Just make your lips more comfortable and kissable with its long lasting moisturizer.
ChapStick is a brand name of lip balm manufactured by Pfizer Consumer Healthcare and used in many countries worldwide. It is intended to help treat and prevent chapped lips, hence the name. Many varieties also include sunscreen in order to prevent sunburn.
Update: The EOS lawsuit has been settled. According to lawyer Mark Geragos, who represented the plaintiff, the brand will update its lip balm packaging to address the adverse reactions some customers have had. Here's his full statement: "I am very pleased that we have been able to so quickly and amicably resolve the matter with EOS lip balm products.
Burt's Bees chapstick is a life saver when it comes to keeping my lips moisturized. I've tried so many other different lip products but always go back to Burt's bees. It doesn't leave a nasty taste in your mouth or on your lips, it doesn't taste like sun screen, doesn't make your lips feel to over greasy, it's perfect.