Hereâ€™s a nifty little product that might just save you from chapped, cracked skin this winter, and itâ€™s ecologically conscious too. Itâ€™s called Waxelene, and itâ€™s billed as â€œthe petroleum jellyâ€ alternative.
Now, I grew up with Vaseline as the go to soother for dry lips and rough elbows. But as our awareness of the carcinogenic potential of petroleum-based products has grown, my enthusiasm has waned. Enter Waxelene, a comforting balm made up of vitamin E oil, beeswax, organic rosemary oil, and organic soy oil.
Applied on lips, itâ€™s a comforting moisturizer that somehow soaks in but lasts for hours at the same time. Itâ€™s great for