Natural Ways to Remove Make Up

Most of us, women, think the most important step of having to deal with make-up is putting it on, often ignoring the true importance of taking it off and cleaning up the face. We tend to focus on looking good with make-up so much, that it slips our mind how make-up can affect our skin in the long term. This is why so many articles and beauty bloggers are starting to stress out the importance of a thorough make-up removal. Even more so, using the right products.

There are countless of make-up removing products available nowadays that can help you get clean and fresh in almost no time, but it is worth checking their ingredient’s list before trusting your face.

Keep in mind the fact that your skin requires special and personalized care, and your best choice in avoiding rushes, allergies and other side effects, are natural products.

Don’t worry, we have selected a few products that are not time consuming and will leave your skin glowing and clean in no time!

  1. You must have definitely heard the stories about Cleopatra and Sissi, the empresses that were famous for their beauty and did not hide the fact that it was all due to milk. Milk is itself a delicate detergent and perfect for removing all types of make-up without being in the slightest aggressive to your skin. Indulge in this queen-worthy beauty treatment and see how your skin will thank you for that!
  2. Baking soda and honey. Both products are already famous for their health and cleaning properties, but what will amaze you is how well they work together in removing make-up and leaving your skin both exfoliated and hydrated. Just mix a teaspoon of honey with one of baking soda, and rub in gently, careful removing both make-up traces and superficial dead-skin.
  3. Coconut oil. This simple product is a must have in any household, and when you learn about its wonderful powers, you will not let it go from your beauty bag as well! Coconut oil is the perfect weapon for waterproof make-up leaving your face clean and hydrated.
  4. Cucumber juice. You are most certainly familiar with the slices of cucumber that do wonders for your tired eyes, but did you know you can use the vegetable to obtain a make-up free face? Blend a cucumber to a paste with the help of a blender and use it as a cleanser. You get bonus points if use the remaining product as a mask. The mixture will soothe your skin and give you a healthy glow as a result.
  5. Steam is the most feared enemy of all kinds of dirt. Especially make-up related products. Keeping your face over a recipient with hot water will remove not only superficial traces of make-up, but clean your pores all through, unclogging them of dirt and impurities. Steams are the secret all models swear by and it never fails to work!

So ditch all the expensive professional make-up removing products for some natural ones that will do wonders for your skin the long run!