Carmex Healing Cream and Lotion **GIVEAWAY**

Hot – Cold – Hot – Cold.

If you didn’t guess it yet, yes – I live in Texas!

We have had some of the most versatile weather across the United States this year ranging in temperatures from 114 degrees Fahrenheit to our current lows of 34 degrees.  In less than 3 months we have swung over 80 degrees!  Unfortunately, with all of the changes, we have had extremely low levels of rain (stage 3 drought), causing very dry air.

With this crazy swing of weather and temperatures, in combination with the dry air conditions, dry, cracked and chapped hands are beginning seasonally early.

My husband and I both lather down with lotion after showering each morning, yet still feel itchy and dry only hours later.  The worst seems to be our hands, since they are one of the most exposed areas of our bodies.

I was extremely excited to continue on the Carmex blog squad journey when I received a great kit of lotions to try, including their new Healing line!  For nearly 75 years, people have come to love the healing power of Carmex lip balms.  Finally, Carmex has created Carmex Skin Care as a solution to help heal, soothe and moisturize your dry skin.

The Healing Lotion and Healing Cream have been WONDERFUL in this great time of need!  I was even more thrilled to receive two travel sizes of each lotion that is perfect for my upcoming trip to Atlanta, where the cold weather continues!  I will fit perfect into the front pocket of my Ergo carrier while I carry my newborn Amelia around!

The healing cream was my favorite, mainly because I have an affinity towards the thicker creams and lotions.  Carmex Healing Cream is made using a patent pending process that delivers concentrated healing and moisturization of your driest, roughest skin.

What was great about both products was that it was not greasy, as so many of the thicker creams and lotions can be.

As great as I found these products to be, I must say that (as a green blogger) my biggest disappointment with these products was the use of a number of parabens. Containing both methyl- and propyl- parabens concerns me, as these preservatives have had adverse affects in laboratory testing.

Otherwise, I did like the product from the packaging to the smell and moisturizing feel! I would recommend this product as long as the use of parabens does not deter your purchasing decisions.

Suggested retail price for the smaller, travel sized tubes are only $.99!  The full size tubes are $5.99.  They are currently available at Walgreens and CVS.  These products are also found at selected WalMart locations.

Carmex is celebrating their 75th anniversary!! Make sure to visit Carmex on Facebook  and enter their 75 Years with 750,000 Carmex Fans Giveaway. Also, visit them on Twitter!  Finally, by visiting, you will receive a $1.50 off any skin care product coupon! Who doesn’t love savings?!?!?!

Don’t forget to also try some of the other great new products from Carmex, including their Vanilla and Lime Twist Click Sticks!


WIN!  This 4-piece kit of full and travel-sized lotions!


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  1. 1

    My hands get so dry in the winter, I would love to see if the Carmex would work.

  2. 2

    My husband is a contractor and his hands get so dry in the winter. He recently tried the Carmex Healing Lotion and loved it. I’d love to win this to stuff in his Christmas stocking!
    Thank you! :)

  3. 3
    Amanda Alvarado says:

    Same here! My hands get so dry during the winter and I have yet to find anything that works! I have tried so many different lotions, creams, etc it’s not even funny anymore!

  4. 4

    I love Carmex products.

  5. 5
    swedenesefamily says:

    I would love to try the skincare line.

  6. 6

    Love their lip stuff, would love to try their skincare!

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    sarah shult says:

    My husbands works outside and his hands get brutally dry & cracked in the winter, I would love to win this for him

  8. 8

    I`d like to try the healing lotion

  9. 9

    These lotions would make an awesome stocking stuffer gift!

  10. 10
    Cheryl Abdelnour says:

    Love the giveaways! Thanks!

  11. 11
    jennifer dansberger jones says:

    love your blog. your great. and i like carmex too,lol

  12. 12

    I wash my hands frequently so I’m very interested in the Carmex.

  13. 13

    Carmex is great!

  14. 14

    I would love to try this for my skin . HappyHolidays <3 :)

  15. 15

    I love Carmex!

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    michelle bardos says:

    i love carmex products!

  17. 17

    Thank you for the chance to win.

  18. 18

    I love Carmex as I have sensitive skin but it doesn’t bother my skin!!

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    Michelle Dippel says:

    I would love to win this to add as a stocking stuffer.
    (littleangel_mw at yahoo dot com)

  20. 20
    Brittany C. says:

    Great giveaway! I’d love to try their lotion! Thanks!

  21. 21
    ???Louis ??? says:

    Thank you for hosting this giveaway

    pumuckler {at} gmail {dot} com

  22. 22
    Barbara Evans says:

    Happy Thanksgiving …….. I wish you well.

  23. 23

    pick me

  24. 24

    Happy Thanksgiving :)

  25. 25
    Linda Meyers-Gabbard says:

    Happy Holidays

  26. 26

    Happy Holidays! What a nice Giveaway!

  27. 27

    Carmex is awesome! So is A Nation of Moms!

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    Angela Alpaugh says:

    Love this giveaway!

  29. 29

    Thanks for having this giveaway!

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