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    Is it just me or are these IMPOSSIBLE to open?
    ive just bought one and im gonna end up breaking it if i try any harder to open it
    anyone got any ideas on how to open it?
    its this one :
    http://cosmetic-candy.com/wp-content...g-Lip-Balm.jpg
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    Erm, can't say I've ever had a problem opening those. They just unscrew....
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    Use the pots? Never had any problems with those.
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    (Original post by Ilora-Danon)
    Erm, can't say I've ever had a problem opening those. They just unscrew....
    yeah ive tried unscrewing but it seems stuck so when i twist it the whole tube ends up twisting and i dont want to cause the tube to leak lol
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    Try soaking the whole tube in hot water for a minute or so - it might make the plastic more 'pliable'. But, be aware the Carmex will be almost liquid, so take care when unscrewing!
 
 
 
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