Exfoliating the lips often ease dryness caused by harsh products and more. Here's one way to go at it naturally.
It's is a simple beauty technique where the upper (usually dead) skin layer is taken off to reveal newer skin. Exfoliation is done on the facial skin, the body and even the lips, it essentially helps to reveal clearer, visibly soft skin and this helps products penetrate deeper to work as they should.
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Exfoliating the lips often ease dryness caused by harsh products, dead skin surface, changes in weather, dehydration, medications to reveal visibly smoother, cleaner, softer and fresher lips.
Coconut oil and sugar mix works best to achieve softer and intensely moisturized lips without any fear of chemical reactions. The blend (coconut oil and sugar) exfoliate the lips well and fast.
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Put a few drops of coconut oil in a bowl and add sugar, mix till you get a paste
Apply this on clean lips with a toothbrush with soft bristle in gentle 'sweeping' motion for a few seconds.
Wipe this off and moisturize the lips as per usual.
Coconut oil alone is also a great option for people with dry lips.