Discover the sweet and shimmery science behind lip balm! Lip Balm keeps your lips smooth, shiny and protected but did you ever wonder how it’s made and what makes it work? With the Science Academy’s Lip Balm Lab you will blend your own signature balms, experiment with fruity flavorings, learn about common ingredients and even test SPF solar lip balm! Once you’ve created your delightful formulations, use the evaluation data sheet to form focus groups with friends and family and rank the popularity of each! Think like a real scientist while creating a luxurious custom item you can use again and again! TOYS THAT TEACH: Unlike the rest of your skin, your lips don’t make their own protective oils. This kits from MindWare makes it fun, easy and safe to learn the chemistry behind lip balms and how they work. EDUCATIONAL AND FUN: Use chemistry to explore the science of lip protection. In addition to experimenting with formulas, colors and shimmers, you can also add SPF to block out the sun’s harmful rays. GUIDE BOOK: The colorful detailed guide booklet includes step-by-step instructions, storage advice, product testing and ingredient info. INCLUDES: lab station, baby oil, berry wax beads, fine shimmer, fruity flavors, sun block, compact, spoons, beakers and much more!