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How to make beeswax and honey lip balm

I am always looking for projects that utilize the by-products of my beehive. This lip balm uses both honey and beeswax. It makes a useful and unique gift for my friends and family.


IMPORTANT WARNING: Unlocking your bootloader will delete ALL the data on the phone (ALL Partitions). Make sure you've backed up and transferred your data remotely first. This also voids your warranty.

Windows users may want to search for "Wug's Galaxy Nexus Root Toolkit" which can simplify this whole process.

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