Literary Lip Balms

The Picture of Dorian Bay Lip Balm

$8

A deceptively light-hearted blend of rose and bergamot with a hint of bay

The story: An exquisite scent inspired by Oscar Wilde's dark and fantastical tale about a man obsessed with his own beauty. An alluring scent of rose geranium and citrus hides a hint of enigmatic spice in its depth.

The product: A moisturising lip balm made with organic shea butter and pure essential oils. The pretty pink colour comes from beetroot powder and appears transparent on the lips. 

Try this if you love

  • Timeless classics
  • Flawed and compelling characters
  • Sweet and long-lasting florals

10ml  |  Recommended Use Before: 12 MONTHS

Cera Alba (Beeswax), Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Butter*, Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Sweet Almond) Oil, Triticum Vulgare (Wheat) Germ Oil, Beta Vulgaris (Beet) Root Extract, Pelargonium Graveolens (Rose Geranium) Oil, Citrus Sinensis (Sweet Orange) Peel Oil Expressed, Citrus Aurantium Bergamia (Bergamot) Fruit Oil, Pimenta Racemosa (West Indian Bay) Leaf/Fruit Oil. 

 

*Certified organic ingredients. 

 

Naturally occurring in essential oils: Citral, Citronellol, Eugenol, Geraniol, Limonene, Linalool

Closed for the holidays! Orders placed after December 20 2023 will ship in the first week of January.

We ship worldwide from Northern Ireland directly to your mailbox.

If you live in Ireland, the UK or an EU country, you will not be charged any custom duties or extra VAT. US customers are also exempt as long as your order is below 800 USD.

Shipping Cost

Ireland & UK: Flat shipping rate of €6.00, with free shipping for orders over €70.

Other countries: Shipping will be calculated based on weight. Use the shipping calculator in your cart (scroll down until you see it) for an estimate. We offer combined shipping, which means you save on postage when you order multiple products.

Shipping Times

It currently takes 2-4 business days to get your order ready for shipping.

All packages will be sent with tracking. If it gets delayed we are unable to file it as lost until 30 days have passed. Please make sure you are aware of the shipping times before you order.

Service Ireland United Kingdom Rest of Europe Rest of the world
Standard 2-3 business days 3-5 business days 2-3 weeks 2-3 weeks

Express

1-2 business days 2-4 business days 2-3 weeks 2-3 weeks

 

Customs & Duties outside EU

Customers outside Ireland, UK and the EU may be charged additional duties or taxes on delivery depending on the country. Please understand that we have no control over this; we are required by law to put the correct value on your package for customs. 

US customers will not be charged any extra fees as long as your order is below 800 USD.

If you are uncertain of the amount that you could be assessed, we recommend you to check on it and cancel the order if you think this could be a problem. 

Need help?

If you have any questions before or after you place an order, contact hello@literarylipbalms.com and we will respond within 1-2 business days.

Allergies

If you have an allergy to any of the listed ingredients, please refrain from using. Our products may contain sweet almond oil and should not be used if you are allergic to nuts. Please note that all products are manufactured in the same facilities. If you are unsure, please contact us.

Sensitive skin

Some people might find essential oils irritating. Please try a patch test before use; if irritation occurs, discontinue using. 

We offer products free of essential oils, so check the ingredient list or contact us if you are looking for unscented products.

Medical

In the case of pregnancy or medical issues, you should always consult your local physician before using our products.

We do not make any claims about the health benefits of our products. Any such information is based solely on the research conducted, product testing, and customer testimonials. The information provided is for educational purposes only and is not intended to treat, cure, prevent, or diagnose any disease or condition.

Literary Lip Balms will not be liable for any losses, injuries, or damages from the display or use of this information.

Customer Reviews

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Ewe
This was a gift

This was a gift I wasn't expecting to receive and I was SO HAPPY. You can feel the quality of all the ingredients :)

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Becky
Wonderfully floral

This balm is so lovely! It definitely has a very floral scent that's instantly calming. Moistures the lips very well and I don't have to reapply it as often as my shop bought ones, which is a testament to its quality! I love the black tin as well because it matches the aesthetic of the book!

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