Literary lip balms



Bookish lip balms inspired by classic tales and modern fiction. Immerse yourself in your favourite stories with unique and natural fragrances. The perfect literary gift for book lovers.

Murder on the Orange Express The mysterious Orient Express has influenced many writers, notably Agatha Christie and Ian Fleming. This scent hints at intrigue and opulence with its exquisite combination of mandarin, rose geranium and ylang-ylang.

The Picture of Dorian Bay– 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 with just a hint of enigmatic spice in its depth.

The Grapefruit of Wrath – A sweet and fresh scent of grapefruit and spearmint, with a hint of earthy frankincense. Inspired by Steinbeck’s Grapes of Wrath – a story of human resilience, kindness and social justice.

These moisturising lip balms are are vegan, made with pure essential oils and contain no artificial flavours. The tube is made from recycled cardboard and plant glue, is plastic-free and 100% compostable. Use before 12 months once opened. To use, gently push on the bottom to bring out the content. Each lip balm hand made in Dublin, Ireland.

Each tube contains 14 ml of product. Tube size 2 diameter x 7.5 cm.


  • Dimensions: Height 7.5 cm,  diameter 2 cm, 14 ml
  • Weight: 20 g
  • Maker: Literary Lip Balms
  • Material: Lip balm made with pure essential oils. The tube is made from recycled cardboard and plant glue, and is 100% compostable