If you usually skip removing your makeup before falling asleep, we ask you to reconsider. Going to bed with makeup on could result in acne, eye infections, and broken eye lashes. Luckily, there are tons of makeup removal options out there – tried and tested!
1. Coconut Oil
You’re probably wondering if coconut oil is a miracle worker that solves everything but honestly, we think it is. It’s not only a cheaper alternative to store-bought makeup removers but it also moisturizes and heals your skin in the process, leaving your skin softer and smoother. Take a coin-size amount of the oil onto your fingers; massage it into your skin and wipe it off with a cotton ball. Be sure to wash the remnants off your face with a cleanser or it could make you break out.
2. Petroleum Jelly
Another product that is a winner for most women due to its various uses is petroleum jelly. But did you know that you can also use petroleum jelly as a perfect eye makeup remover? Use this makeup removing technique carefully and for your eyes only. Petroleum jelly can also be used to fix makeup by taking some onto a cotton swab and swiping it over the makeup mishap.
3. Baby Wipes
Baby wipes are known to be gentle so you don’t need to worry about breaking out or irritating your skin, making this method an obvious choice for people with sensitive skin. They’re also cheaper than makeup wipes and just as travel friendly; so it’s a win-win situation here!
4. Aloe Vera
Aloe Vera is great if you have oily skin and don’t want to make it worse. It takes off your makeup and is recommended for. As an added bonus, aloe vera serves as a great compress for tired and puffy eyes and helps decrease redness.
5. Milk Or Yogurt
It’s no surprise that milk is great for the skin.Simply dip a cotton ball into some milk or yogurt and apply to your face, then wash off with water to get rid of residue.With its soothing consistency and probiotics, they are one of the best alternatives out there in makeup removal.
After all these tips and tricks, we hope you never have to go another day without taking off your makeup because we wouldn’t want you to harm your skin due to something that makes you feel good. Tell us below which tip works for you the best.