Teens' Latest Cheap Buzz: Lip Balm ... on the Eyelid

Apparently the peppermint oil leads to a brief high

By Newsy, a Newser Video Partner

Posted Apr 26, 2014 8:00 AM CDT

(Newser) – Some teens really will come up with any way to get a buzz. The latest weird and potentially dangerous trend: "beezin," or applying Burt's Bees lip balm to your eyelids for a brief high thanks to the peppermint oil it contains. Experts say the practice could lead to a number of eye problems, and could even spread herpes to the eye. Newsy reports:

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