Carmex

Carmex is a brand of lip balm produced by Carma Laboratories, Inc.wikipedia
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ChapStick

Chap Stick
In 1989 it began producing it in stick form which had been the longtime form factor for ChapStick and Blistex, Carma's major competitors in the lip balm market.
Its main competitors in the US, Carmex and Blistex, also use the popular lipstick-style tube for their lip balm products.

Phenol

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In the United States, the active ingredients of Carmex lip balm are benzocaine, camphor (1.7%), menthol (0.7%), phenol (0.4%), and salicylic acid.
It is the active ingredient in some oral analgesics such as Chloraseptic spray, TCP and Carmex, commonly used to temporarily treat pharyngitis.

Lanolin

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The inactive ingredients, in order of greatest used to least used in the product, are petrolatum, lanolin, cetyl esters, paraffin wax, cocoa butter, beeswax, and flavor.
Lanolin is also used in lip balm products such as Carmex.

Lip balm

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Carmex is a brand of lip balm produced by Carma Laboratories, Inc. It is sold in jars, sticks, and squeezable containers.
Carmex

Wisconsin

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Carma Laboratories, Inc. began in Wisconsin in the early 1930s when Alfred Woelbing began experimenting with creating his own line of lip balm and other cosmetic products.

Milwaukee

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Then in 1957, the family business moved out of the kitchen and into a rented facility in the Milwaukee suburb of Wauwatosa.

Wauwatosa, Wisconsin

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Then in 1957, the family business moved out of the kitchen and into a rented facility in the Milwaukee suburb of Wauwatosa.

Illinois

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After doing business like this, Woelbing discontinued making sales calls in 1972 which had mostly been in Wisconsin, Illinois and parts of Indiana.

Indiana

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After doing business like this, Woelbing discontinued making sales calls in 1972 which had mostly been in Wisconsin, Illinois and parts of Indiana.

Assembly line

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Woelbing's son Don joined the business in 1973 and introduced assembly lines to Carma Labs.

Franklin, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin

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In 1975, due to the product's success, a new production facility was built in the southwest suburb of Franklin; production at the same facility continues to the present day.

Tube (container)

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Carma Labs began producing the product in squeezable tubes in 1988.

Blistex, Incorporated

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In 1989 it began producing it in stick form which had been the longtime form factor for ChapStick and Blistex, Carma's major competitors in the lip balm market.

Stroke

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Alfred Woelbing continued to drive to the offices every day until 1997 when he suffered a stroke.

Sunscreen

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In 2002, mint-flavored Carmex lip balm (SPF 30) joined original Carmex lip balm in the product line, and Carmex lip balm became available throughout North America, Australia, Europe, Asia and Africa.

North America

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In 2002, mint-flavored Carmex lip balm (SPF 30) joined original Carmex lip balm in the product line, and Carmex lip balm became available throughout North America, Australia, Europe, Asia and Africa.

Australia

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In 2002, mint-flavored Carmex lip balm (SPF 30) joined original Carmex lip balm in the product line, and Carmex lip balm became available throughout North America, Australia, Europe, Asia and Africa.

Europe

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In 2002, mint-flavored Carmex lip balm (SPF 30) joined original Carmex lip balm in the product line, and Carmex lip balm became available throughout North America, Australia, Europe, Asia and Africa.

Asia

AsianAsian continentAsian countries
In 2002, mint-flavored Carmex lip balm (SPF 30) joined original Carmex lip balm in the product line, and Carmex lip balm became available throughout North America, Australia, Europe, Asia and Africa.

Africa

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In 2002, mint-flavored Carmex lip balm (SPF 30) joined original Carmex lip balm in the product line, and Carmex lip balm became available throughout North America, Australia, Europe, Asia and Africa.

Strawberry

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During 2006, Internet voters chose strawberry and cherry as the newest Carmex lip balm sticks.

Cherry

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During 2006, Internet voters chose strawberry and cherry as the newest Carmex lip balm sticks.

Benzocaine

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In the United States, the active ingredients of Carmex lip balm are benzocaine, camphor (1.7%), menthol (0.7%), phenol (0.4%), and salicylic acid.

Camphor

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In the United States, the active ingredients of Carmex lip balm are benzocaine, camphor (1.7%), menthol (0.7%), phenol (0.4%), and salicylic acid.

Menthol

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In the United States, the active ingredients of Carmex lip balm are benzocaine, camphor (1.7%), menthol (0.7%), phenol (0.4%), and salicylic acid.