The first thing you will want to do to maintain a good skin care regimen is to remove your makeup before going to bed. The benefits of makeup removal are enhanced when you follow the right steps so you can remove your makeup while simultaneously promoting healthy skin.
Ask any makeup lover – and they will tell you makeup products are not just a splurge, they’re a full blown investment. But they don’t have to be. Instead of spending a lot of money, consider making this easy DIY makeup remover recipe at your home with the help of 2 natural ingredients that too without having to worry about side-effects.
Pour ingredients into a small container and shake well. Soak a cotton ball or Q-tip in it and wipe your makeup off. The mixture should be shaken before each use. You can also use it to clean your makeup brushes.
Benefits of using this DIY Makeup Remover:
Witch Hazel is effective as a cleanser, anti-inflammatory and tonic. It lacks irritating chemicals which makes it suitable for all skin types, even sensitive. This natural astringent can help control acne by reducing redness, inflammation, and decreasing excess sebum produced by the skin.
While witch hazel can be used on its own but for the purpose of removing makeup, it needs to be mixed with oil in equal parts. Olive oil is the most commonly used and is non-comedogenic so it won’t clog your pores. Other oils like argan oil, coconut oil, sweet almond oil, jojoba oil can also be used.
This makeup remover not only soothes the skin as it cleans but also tightens pores and leaves your skin with a healthy shine. So don’t delay, add this makeup remover recipe to your skin care regimen today!