Make Your Own Makeup Remover Cream with These 3 Recipes

· May 15, 2018
Are you ready to make your own makeup remover? Remember that, regardless of which recipe you choose, the important thing is that you remove all of your makeup before going to bed. 

Since it was discovered that sleeping with makeup on has a lot of negative consequences for your skin, many women are continuously looking for products that will remove it before going to bed. While the cosmetic industry has developed a variety of products that do this, some people choose to use natural products such as homemade makeup remover cream.

After all, even though it seems easier to buy a conventional cleanser, some natural recipes contain ingredients that give your face even more added benefits. 

The best part is that you can make them at home by just following a few simple steps. Plus, their ingredients are economic and easy to find. 

We want to take this time to share 3 ways to makes them so that you won’t hesitate to include them in your daily beauty routine.

Try them!

1. Coconut oil and glycerin makeup remover cream

makeup remover cream

Thanks to its interesting combination of natural ingredients, this makeup remover is a great option for removing cosmetics and hydrating your skin.

Its oily texture helps eliminate even the most difficult products such as mascara and, over time, strengthens your eyelashes.


Ingredients

  • 3 tablespoons of organic coconut oil (45 g)
  • 1 tablespoon of extra virgin olive oil (16 g)
  • 1/2 tablespoon of glycerin (5 ml)
  • 1 tablespoon of water (10 ml)

Utensils

  • Heat-resistant bowl
  • Wooden spoon
  • Jar with a lid
  • Clean cloth

Preparation

  • First, put the organic coconut oil in a heat-resistant container and then let it melt at bain-marie.
  • When it’s melted, mix with the olive oil, glycerin and water.
  • Stir it all with the wooden spoon and let the product sit until it reaches room temperature.
  • Before it solidifies, store it in the jar with a lid.

How to apply

  • Take a small amount of the product and rub it onto your face.
  • Then, use a clean cloth to remove your makeup.

2. Bee’s wax and almond oil makeup remover

Bee's wax and almond oil makeup remover

Bee’s wax is an ingredient that is rich in antioxidants, natural enzymes and essential amino acids that benefit your skin.

Combined with the almond oil and a little rose water, it helps to remove makeup while deeply nourishing our face.

Ingredients

  • 5 tablespoons of bee’s wax (75 g)
  • 5 tablespoons of almond oil (75 g)
  • 7 tablespoons of rose water (70 ml)

Utensils

  • Heat resistant container
  • Wooden spoon
  • Jar with a lid
  • Clean cloth

Preparation

  • Put the bee’s wax in the heat resistant container and melt at bain-marie.
  • When it has melted, mix in the almond oil and rose water using the wooden spoon.
  • Turn down the flame and store the mixture in the jar with a lid.
  • Let it sit until it reaches room temperature and store in the fridge.

How to apply

  • Scoop the cream with your finger and rub it onto your face.
  • Let it sit for a couple of minutes and then clean your face with a soft towel.

3. Makeup remover with vaseline and vitamin E

Makeup remover with vaseline and vitamin E

Because of its oily texture, vaseline has been used as a natural cosmetic to clean skin and reduce dryness.

While it can be used in its natural state to remove cosmetics, in this case, we’re going to increase its properties with a little bit of vitamin E oil. 

This combination of ingredients eliminates impurities on your face and, at the same time, leaves your skin soft, hydrated and toned.

Ingredients

  • 5 tablespoons of vaseline (100 g)
  • 1 vitamin E capsule

Utensils

  • Heat resistant container
  • Wooden spoon
  • Jar with a lid
  • Clean cloth

Preparation

  • Put the vaseline in the container and melt at bain-marie or in the microwave.
  • Then, mix it with the vitamin E capsule and store in the jar with a lid.
  • Let sit until at room temperature until it solidifies.

How to apply

  • Spread a fine layer of the makeup remover over your skin and, then, remove the product with a clean cloth.
  • Avoid making rough movements while cleansing since you could cause damage.

Are you ready to make your own makeup remover? Remember that, regardless of which recipe you choose, the important thing is that you remove all of your makeup before going to bed. 

Even though at first it may seem like it doesn’t have any negative effects, sleeping with makeup on causes the appearance of many problems and skin imperfections.