How to remove makeup without using makeup wipes 🤔🤔
You’ve finally come back home after a long night out—and then realize that you’ve forgotten to stock up your makeup wipes! Don’t panic or worry (and don’t go to bed without removing your stubborn makeup). If you don’t have makeup wipes then there are plenty of other ways to take off your makeup without using makeup wipes.
I am listing down some alternatives or substitute for taking makeup off without makeup wipes – All of which you can already see those products lying in your makeup cabinet.
Substitute # 1
In the world of removing makeup micellar water has become one of the most important makeup product in every ladies handbag. It not only remove your makeup but it also cleanses your skin at the same time. Just you need to do is simply take a cotton pad or normal cotton as we use in our home, saturate little amount of micellar water and gently wipe it over your skin to remove all your rigid makeup.
It does not leave any single residue of makeup once you clean your face with micellar water. There are a lot of options of micellar water but here are a few Mithila water options which I am mentioning below:
1. Bioderma sensibio H2O makeup removing Micelle solution
This is a complete oil free cleanser which can remove your makeup as well as waterproof makeup easily without tugging or pulling your skin off. Bioderma is dermatologically tested it also maintains skin balance, it is free from fragrance easy to use and gentle on your skin.
Do the product has no cons but it can pinch your pocket. But trust me each penny would do wonder to your skin.
2. Garnier skinactive micellar cleansing water
This micellar water by Garnier was recently launched in Indian market but has done wonder to every skin. It removes all the skin impurities and dirt effectively and is suitable for all skin type. So girls you don’t have to fetch for your micellar water of every different skin type this one can do every possible wonder to your skin. It is extremely gentle on your skin and can also be used as an eye makeup remover at the same time. The product claims to be paraben free, fragrance free, silicon and sulphate free. This is the one which is extremely affordable and effective at the same time.
3. L’Oreal 3-in-1 micellar water
L’Oreal Paris micellar cleansing water remove makeup even if the water proof makeup as well. It (L’Oreal) is such a trusted brand that we can blindly trust the name and go ahead with all its product. This makeup remover even removes waterproof mascara which we all know is so difficult to take off your our lashes. But this micellar water does it’s miraculous job by removing it without leaving any residue.
Substitute # 2
Here I am also going to mention some natural way to remove your makeup. Above I have mentioned all the brands and chemical treated way to remove your makeup. But I tell you each product I am going to explain in this section is super effective and helpful for your skin. Stay tune and relax
1. Johnson’s baby oil
Though you all must be wondering that Johnson’s baby oil is used for baby then what is its work here for makeup lover?
Here I go Johnson’s and Johnson’s baby oil common choice for all the mother for their baby. But who knows that Johnson’s baby oil would do wonder for adults’ skin as well. This oil not only keeps your baby skin soft but for adults too. Johnson’s baby oil can be used as a makeup remover as well now how to use this oil as a makeup remover?
Take a cotton pad or a muslin cotton cloth, take few drops of Johnson’s baby oil and generously apply it on your makeup and wipe it off. But do not treat your skin harshly while applying this oil. The all claims to be silky soft moisturizer for baby skin, and it also locks in up to 10 times more moisture on weight skin than ordinary lotion can do on dry skin. The oil have mild fragrance to it which contains mineral oil and acetate. It not only removes your makeup but it also makes your skin look moisturize and supple at the same time. I am using this oil from last 5 years for my face whether in form of removing makeup or whether as a moisturizer it works full on full for this.
2. Coconut oil
Well I know that coconut oil has been a multitasker for makeup junkies but this is another one which can be done by the help of coconut oil. Many girls tell that coconut oil gives wrinkles and fine lines to skin but do not apply that directly onto your face. Take an empty container, put 3 tablespoon of coconut oil and mixed with water. Then take a minimum 10 cotton pad and put inside the container and let the cotton pads soak all the oil and water in it. Once it gets soaked up gently remove your stubborn makeup, all the highlighters, eye shadows with the help of the cotton pad and just see the result.
Best and affordable way to remove your makeup without the help of makeup wipes.
3. Olive oil and aloe vera juice
Firstly I will describe about this two ingredients which is considered as one of the best natural ingredient for your skin care and hair care.
Olive oil it is naturally high in squalene, it copies your skin’s natural sebum and leave your skin extra smooth and soft whereas aloe vera has the soothing quality. It also acts as an antioxidant for your skin which fights for your skin to get in contact with environmental bacteria. Olive oil and aloe vera both are perfect combination of keeping your skin hydrated and moisturised.
So how to use both of this together to remove your makeup?
Here are the step by step details of removing makeup by these two ingredients.
- Mixed Aloe Vera and olive oil together, take a little quantity and rub it on your face including your eyelids and eyelashes and neck (add more body parts if required).
- Massage it for few minutes. These helps in keeping your skin free from premature aging and helps in stimulating your blood flow.
For more use of Aloe Vera you can check out the link here A pocket size beauty regime with – Aloe Vera
Substitute # 3
The Cleansing oil is a very genuine way to remove all the dust particles, bacteria, dead skin cells and makeup as well. There are many cleansing oil available in market which claims to be best of their own. But one should be very careful while choosing there cleansing oil. All cleansing oil is not good for every skin. Depending on the product there are some expectation from these cleansing oils and they are:-
1. Innisfree apple seed cleansing oil
As a name claims (apple seed oil), this oil has apple fruit extract which is completely natural. And best way to remove your makeup while keeping the skin fresh and soft. It removes heavy makeup and impurities from your skin and gives you a soft feather like effect without leaving your skin greasy. The apple extract and apple seed smoothens your flaky dead skin cell and makes your skin look and feel healthy. The fragrance of this cleansing oil gives you a refreshing feeling at the same time.
2. Clinique take the day of cleansing balm
Clinique has been one of the best brand for skin care routine. This balm claims to be number one makeup remover in silky balm formula. It is extremely lightweight makeup remover and quickly absorb in your skin. All the rigid or stubborn eye and face makeup can be quickly removed by the help of this balm. You just need to do is take a little amount of balm in your hand warm it up in your palm and gently massage it in your skin. Rinse it off completely when you see makeup coming out. Once the makeup gets removed the skin looks healthier, younger, non-greasy, non-drying.
Clinique take the day of cleansing balm claims to be no parabens, no phthalates, no fragrance, no color just your happy skin.
3. Garnier skin naturals, micellar cleansing Bi-phase water makeup remover
As I have mentioned in substitute #1 about micellar water this micellar water is not only a micellar water but it is the 1st ever oil infused micellar cleansing water. Very powerful at removing makeup even all your waterproof makeup would go off your skin. This micellar water is infused with nourishing argan oil. The oil infused micellar water capture and lift away all the dirt particles from your skin like a magnet. It can be used for face, lips, and eyes. Once your makeup is removed the skin is left perfectly cleansed and refreshed without a greasy residue left behind.
*Subject to availability.
Please my Divas do not forget to take off your makeup before going to bed. Take care of your skin and yourself. Till than as I always say “Be Amazing Be a Diva”… xoxo