Presume a fresh, clean and healthy skin using removers of homemade makeup. These will allow you to obtain the desired skin, in an easy and effective way for your skin type.
When removing make-up we not only remove the makeup, but also get rid of the dust, impurities and bacteria that adhere to the skin during the day. That is why makeup removers should be an important part of our beauty ritual.
However, like other cosmetic treatments, for the use of makeup removers we need to know our skin type. In this way we will avoid damaging it.
Characteristics and care of skin types
Dry skin is caused by the loss of water, the lack of activity of the sebaceous glands, environmental factors, exposure to sunlight and the use of inappropriate products.
This complexion has a tendency to age faster than other types of skin. This favors the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines.
Characteristics of dry skin:
It is very thin.
It has an opaque appearance.
Your pores are closed.
You feel a feeling of tightness.
Tends to flake
It has little water or humidity.
It has little production of natural oils (lipids).
Care for dry skin
Use products rich in water and nutrients.
Avoid soaps or cleansers that dry out the skin.
Use a cleansing cream that hydrates the skin.
Use a mild alcohol-free tonic.
Include a moisturizer in the morning in the routine.
Apply a nourishing cream at night.
Take care of the lips, include them in the usual treatment.
Apply nutritious masks at least every 15 days.
Exfoliate the skin at least once a month.
Oily skin is common in women and it is most noticeable in adolescence. It is said that people suffer from it at least 1 or 2 times during their life. Although, sometimes it can last the whole life.
This type of skin presents problems with some makeup given its durability, however, has other advantages when it comes to highlighting our face. For example, thanks to the bait of the skin the makeup will not be opaque. But, you’ll need some tricks to show off a perfect finish, like using a pre-base to tinge the grease and make the makeup last.
Characteristics of oily skin
It has a bright appearance.
It produces a lot of sebum, which helps wrinkles do not appear so soon.
It has little chance of suffering premature aging.
Sometimes the pores are open.
They can appear pimples easily.
There can be acne.
It presents small eruptions.
Care for oily skin
Use astringent tonics.
Apply grease-free sunscreen.
Use matte or special makeup for oily skin.
Renew the makeup, since it is absorbed easily.
When lying down clean your face with a neutral soap.
Nourish the skin with special creams for the type of oily skin.
Make chamomile or mint infusions to activate circulation.
Perform deep cleanings.
A sensitive skin requires more care, unlike other skin types. You must know which products or ingredients to use and which ones not. Try to apply hypoallergenic cosmetics.
Characteristics of sensitive skin
The skin barrier is deficient and permeable.
This type of skin is unstable.
Tends to present tightness.
It suffers from itching and irritation.
Flaking and eruptions may occur.
The skin is dehydrated and dry.
Some products irritate you.
Care for sensitive skin
Use special creams for the care of sensitive skin.
Use products that do not irritate your skin.
Apply a facial soap suitable for sensitive skin.
Use an exfoliant that cleans and purifies.
Apply a cream indicated to reduce imperfections, tightness and irritation.
Limit alcohol consumption.
Eat less caffeine
Avoid temperature changes.
Avoid the sun and the wind.
Use sun protection.
Having a clean skin is the best secret for perfect beauty. To achieve this, we recommend that you maintain a strict cleaning routine. You should never miss the makeup remover every day, this is one of the keys to good skin health.
Ideally, in addition to removing makeup, you can at the same time avoid bags under the eyes, spots, avoid wrinkles, pimples and pimples with homemade make-up removers.
While commercial make-up removers work wonders, many contain chemicals that are not conducive to certain types of skin.
For this, it is best to use a homemade makeup remover made with natural ingredients. With which you will manage to hydrate the face and eliminate the heavier products that accumulate during the day.
Benefits of using homemade or natural makeup removers
They are cheap.
They are easy to prepare.
You can prepare them yourself.
You do the amount you want.
You can keep them in tight containers.
Today we leave you with a series of natural and homemade makeup remover recipes for each type of skin: dry, oily or sensitive.
1. Remover based on glycerin, almond oil and roses
recipes with rose water
This recipe is ideal for people with oily skin, since glycerin and rose extract will close the pores. While the oil will give elasticity to the skin.
1 cup of pure glycerin (200 g)
1 cup of mineral water (250 ml)
20 drops of almond oil (1 ml)
15 drops of pure rose extract (15 ml)
In a bottle with atomizer mix all the ingredients.
Beat the bottle very well to condense the mixture.
Leave it in the fridge overnight.
The next day, when you go to take off your makeup, spray the solution on your face.
Remove it with gauze or baby wipes in circular movements.
Be careful with your lashes so you do not break it.
Rinse with water.
Apply the lotions you normally use.
2. Make-up remover with extra virgin coconut oil
Coconut oil is a unique element as a natural makeup remover for all skin types.
1 teaspoon extra virgin coconut oil (15 ml)
1 speck of cotton
Rub the virgin coconut oil into the palm of your hand until it takes a liquid form.
Apply the oil on the entire face.
Make small massages.
Wipe the face with cotton.
Rinse the face with warm water to remove excess makeup and oil.
To clean the eyes, add oil to a cotton ball.
People suffering from acne should not use coconut oil.
3. Milk remover
Milk is an excellent makeup remover and is much cheaper than other removers. The fat and protein content of milk moisturizes the skin and retains moisture. It is ideal for people with dry skin.
½ cup whole milk (250 ml)
2 or 3 cotton balls
Put the milk in a small bowl.
Immerse a cotton ball in the milk.
Tighten the cotton ball to remove the excess milk.
Rub the cotton ball in the face.
Finally rinse with water.
4. Aloe vera makeup remover
Aloe vera gel to be slippery removes makeup more easily, leaving the skin clean and brighter. It is good for all skin types, especially for sensitive skin, as it contains nutrients and elements that do not cause allergic reactions.
1 tablespoon of aloe vera gel (15 gr)
1 cotton ball
Put the aloe vera on the cotton ball.
Pass the cotton all over the face.
Rinse with water.
Apply a light moisturizer.
5. Banana makeup remover
Banana makeup remover
This moisturizes your skin while cleaning the makeup of the face. The enzymes that the banana possesses eliminate dirt from the deepest pores.
1 ripe banana
2 tablespoons of honey (30 ml)
Crush the banana until you have a paste.
Add the honey to the banana paste.
Apply the paste on the face.
Leave on for 5 minutes.
Wipe with a warm cloth for soft skin.
6. Avocado make-up remover for the eyes
It is very good to remove makeup, it is also a great skin moisturizer.
1 spoonful of avocado puree (15 gr)
Crush a piece of ripe avocado until you have a paste.
Place a spoonful of avocado in a bowl.
Dip a cotton swab into the paste.
Gently slide around the eyes to remove makeup.
Wipe the eyes with a damp cloth.
7. Makeup remover olive oil and thyme
15 tablespoons of water (250 ml)
5 tablespoons of olive oil (75 ml)
1 sachet of ground thyme (50 gr)
A glass jar
2 cotton balls
Put the water on the fire.
When it boils add the thyme.
Allow to cool and then with the funnel we place the infusion in the bottle.
The olive oil is added and mixed.
With a cotton ball we passed it through the face.
It can also be used to remove makeup from the eyes.
8. Makeup remover of yogurt and lemon
This remover allows you to exfoliate the skin and remove spots on the skin.
1 spoonful of natural yogurt (10 gr)
1 tablespoon of lemon juice (15 ml)
Cotton balls or wipes
Mix the ingredients in a bowl.
Moisten the cotton with the mixture.
Remove the makeup from your face, neck and neckline by applying circular massages.
Clean with a clean washcloth and cold water.
9. Lemon and chamomile makeup remover
Lemon and chamomile makeup remover
This make-up remover allows to eliminate and reduce bags and dark circles that appear under the eyes
1 tablespoon of lemon juice (15 ml)
½ glass of chamomile tea (125 ml)
In a bowl add the infusion of chamomile.
Allow it to cool.
Then add the lemon juice.
Moisten a cotton with the mixture.
Remove your skin.
10. Honey make-up remover
This make-up remover is very good for skin or oily skin. It also prevents the appearance of pimples, pimples. In turn, it removes the spots left by acne.
1 tablespoon of honey (15 ml)
1 Glass with water (250 ml)
Cotton balls or washcloth
In a bowl add the ingredients.
Mix very well.
Soak a cotton or washcloth with the mixture.
Remove your skin by giving gentle massage.