Doing makeup is every woman’s fundamental right but going to sleep without removing is a sin. If you are a makeup freak, you must be able to relate with the trouble of finding the products that are non-detrimental to your skin. You have to go through this trouble for makeup remover wipes too as they can be as harmful as the makeup products can be. So, why not have your own DIY makeup remover wipes?
Before you get to know the recipes that can ensure your skin’s health, first you should know why it is important to use DIY makeup remover wipe
1) It’s Safe
Using homemade makeup remover wipes is safe, as you surely know that no toxic chemicals have been used while manufacturing these wipes.
2) It’s Cheaper
It is way cheaper to make your own remover wipes as compared to the off-the-shelf wipes. If you are concerned about quality, then the wipes available in market can take a toll on your wallet.
3) It Saves You Time
You don’t have to go through the hassle of going to the market and finding the brand that suits you and that you are sure about to be safe.
4) It’s Fun
It is fun to make stuff at home with little effort and little money and then watching 100% results as well.
5) It’s Good for Your Skin
When you are applying natural ingredients like oil to your face, it will make your skin healthy and bright.
Recipe of DIY Makeup Remover Wipes
Here is the fun recipe to have your own makeup remover wipes:
Take 10 paper towels and cut them in half. Pour two cups of water in a tight-lid jar. Add 3 tablespoons of olive oil, 1 tablespoon of witch hazel, and 25 drops of lavender oil. You can use any essence oil of your choice. Stack the towels in a tight-lid jar after folding them into small squares.
Tip: Go for a wide-mouthed jar, it will save you from a lot of trouble. Stir the jar with fork to get the paper towels completely soaked in the solution. Now, close the jar with the lid and shake it. It is ready to use.
When you want to remove your makeup, just take out one paper towel and rub it on your face gently in circular motion. Close the jar when you are done so that the mixture does not dry out.
These wipes will not only remove the makeup smoothly and swiftly but also will ensure that you are not having any solution in your eye or in skin pores. Moreover, these wipes will prevent clogging, acne, or any other skin conditions that may rise using chemical containing wipes.
Note: You may start having acne at first time, but you need not to worry. It will be temporary as your skin is throwing the toxins away.
These makeup remover wipes can be used for more than a month, but it is advisable to start the fresh batch every month.