We have different balm types in Nigeria and one can decide to be producing one of them on his or her choice and may as well sell to people to make money. we have lip balm, relief balm and so many on. The reason for this thread is to show you how to make balm so you can turn it into business if you wish to. It easy, all you need is to register your business name and look for a market for your balm and start making it to the masses and as well be making you money. The process to make balm is easy though i won't have all the time to start writing everything from scratch i will have to call a post from another website to show you how you can make balm in Nigeria. Why Should You Venture Into Balm Production? The following points below are the reasons why you should consider venturing into balm making and they are below: a. Balm making is a simple process b. The venture is profitable c. It is something you can make at home d. There is much demand for the product Materials For Making Relief Balm The following materials are necessary for the making of relief balms. These ingredients are necessary for making balms and they are: a. Petroleum gel b. Oil from paraffin c. Wax (bee) d. Methol e. Industrial camphor f. Colour g. Salt (eucalyptus) h. Peppermint Making Formula For Relief Balm a. 1 litre of paraffin oil b. 8kg of petroleum gel c. Beewax that is twice your thumb size d. A spoon of camphor that is powdered. e. 4 spoons of peppermint f. 4 to 6 spoons of Eucalyptus g. 8 to 12 spoons of menthol h. Colour that is desired Procedures For Making Relief Balm a. Get a pot that is clean into the fire and add gel for melting. b. Add some paraffin oil and do the stirring c. Pouring the beewax inside the top is nect and the beewax undergoes melting. d. Add some of the menthol and stir after which there is reduction of the heat intensity. e. Add some of the menthol and stir after which there is reduction of the heat intensity. f. Put the peppermint and do the stirring properly. g. Stir effectively and this is after pouring in the camphor inside the mixture. h. Put in the colour and then you can stir as you utilise it. i. The balm is ready now and you can package them for sale and use them. What Are The Functions Of The Ingredients For Making Relief Balm? a. Gel for petroleum does skin does skin protection, body building and lubrication. b. Paraffin oil is normally utilised and this is for skin treatment. Nevertheless paraffin oil is used in making cream (pomade). c. Menthol has multiple uses and there is cleaning of the lungs when inhalation takes place. This inhalation causes some inflation on the throat. This offers a cool sensation and this is if you are in an airy place. Mouth wash production with toothpaste is obtainable here. d. Camphor (industrial) is for making balms and this is to relieve pains, itching and also treating of infection. Original camphor is necessary and this is since impure camphor is not good for your health. There are many negative effects and this include kidney damage. e. Peppermint (oil) addition into balm and this is due to the effect in relief. Relieving of acne, itching and muscle pain are one of the functions of peppermint. There is an aura of expression and this gives a mint feeling. This is one of the reasons why people are fond of mint products like chewing gums and sweets. Eucalyptus performs an antimicrobial function and this also relieves cold.