The Magic of Shea Butter

If the herb arnica was the initial inspiration behind the creation of ChopSaver lip balm and therefore the very first ingredient, running a close second was shea butter, another wonderful substance I had never heard of before. Like my discovery of arnica, shea butter was suggested to me by a trumpet playing colleague. He also […]

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An Interview with Paula Robison

Another installment in our “ChopSaver Users are Just Plain Cool” series! Paula Robison (http://paularobison.com/home/) is an American treasure in the classical music field. Paula Robison burst onto the international music scene in 1966 when she won First Prize at the Geneva Competition, the first American ever to receive this honor. She joined the roster of […]

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Skin Cancer Awareness Month

Did you know that lips can sunburn? And are you aware that you can develop skin cancer on your lips? May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month. And while May is almost over, it is always a good time to check in with your dermatologist. We want all of our ChopSaver fans to be aware that […]

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How is ChopSaver lip balm usage currently growing?

When we first began marketing ChopSaver, we showed the product at many trade shows including The NAMM Show, Bands of America, the Midwest Band and Orchestra Clinic as well as other music related events. We then started attending medical shows like the American Academy of Dermatology Annual Convention and the Dermatology Nurses’ Association Convention. We […]

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What is in ChopSaver and what are the ingredients?

ChopSaver ingredients are as follows: castor oil, candelilla wax, beeswax, shea butter, mango butter, aloe vera, carnauba wax, avocado oil, apricot kernel oil, grapeseed oil. The herbs are arnica, calendula, comfrey, raspberry leaf, white willow and ginger. It also contains vitamin-E and combination of citrus essential oils. The herbs are there for both pain relief […]

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Healing Gel from a Plant – Aloe Vera

This is another in our continuing series on what actually makes ChopSaver all-natural lip balm so great. Today we feature Aloe Vera and some scientific research on this remarkable plant. ALOE VERA Aloe vera is a transparent gel from the pulp of the meaty leaves of the aloe vera plant. It has been used topically […]

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