Removing makeup before bed is really important, because if you go to bed without removing the makeup it can result in clogged pores over a period of time and then your skin will become more prone to breakouts and other skin troubles. Getting rid of your makeup will help your skin to breathe which is quite necessary. But if you are hesitant to use harsh makeup cleanser and removers, you can always opt for natural cleanser to clean you face and leave your skin safe and glowing. We share with you some tips on how to use home-made cleansers to clean your makeup without damaging your skin. Following is a list of natural cleansers that will be gentle on your skin and at the same time these cleansers will clean your face properly without any damage to your skin. (ALSO READ How to use mustard oil in your beauty regimen to get radiant skin and lustrous hair).
You can use milk to gently clean your face. It will help to get rid of dirt and works best for sensitive skin. It is easily available and is also gentle on your skin. Milk also nourishes your skin, boosts collagen while smoothing skin. Using milk to clean your skin will hydrate dry skin and soothe irritated skin. Use a cotton pad and dab raw milk onto your skin, let it sit for 15 minutes and then wash off with cool water. (ALSO READ Beauty benefits of milk: 5 beauty hacks that will change your life).
2. Oil cleanser
One of the most effective ways to get rid of dirt and makeup is to use oil on your skin. Use of oils such as coconut oil and olive oil to cleanse your skin thoroughly. The oil when applied to your face will remove all the makeup residue and the dust and dirt settled on your face without leaving your skin dry. (ALSO READ 5 Ways to use facial oil with your daily beauty products to get flawless skin!).
3. Rose water
Rose water works as a great cleanser. Apply rose water on cotton balls and gently wipe your face and neck. The rose water gently cleanses your skin and aids in removing oil and dirt accumulated in clogged pores. It also leaves your skin feeling fresh with sweet fragrance of rose. (ALSO READ How to get pink lips naturally at home: 13 effective home remedies to get back your naturally soft and pink lips).
Yogurt is great for your skin. It not only cleanses your skin but also reduces blemishes. The lactic acid in yogurt will help dissolve dead skin and tighten pores. To use yogurt, dip a cotton ball into plain yogurt and apply it all over your skin. Leave this for about 30 minutes and then rinse this off with cool water. (ALSO READ How to get fair skin naturally: 13 natural home remedies and face packs to get flawless and fair skin).
Cucumber is one of the most popular ingredients in skincare. It also helps to reduce swelling and puffiness from yoru skin due to water retention. To use cucumber as a cleanser grate a little bit and apply in all over your face. You can also add little bit of milk to the grated cucumber and apply if on your lips to get rid of the pigmentation. (ALSO READ How to wash your face without soap and face wash: 11 natural face cleansers to make your skin glow naturally).
6. Honey and baking soda
Honey is well-known for its anti-bacterial and anti-inflammatory properties and baking soda works as a great exfoliator on your skin. To use honey and baking soda as a cleanser, mix some honey and sprinkle baking soda and massage it onto your skin. Leave it for 5-10 minutes then rinse it off. The honey and baking soda mix will remove all the make-up and dirt from your face. (ALSO READ Priyanka Chopra’s beauty secrets revealed! The Quantico star shares 3 DIY beauty packs for looking flawless).
Banana is great for your skin as it is rich in vitamin E and C. You can use ripe bananas on your skin to get glowing skin. Mash ripe banana into a paste and apply onto your face. Rinse well with a warm wash cloth after five minutes. The banana mask will remove all the make-up and leave your skin feeling soft. (ALSO READ Alia Bhatt’s skincare and haircare beauty secrets that make her look effortlessly flawless!).
8. Aloe Vera Gel
You can also use aminoacid and antioxidant rich pure Aloe Vera Gel as a natural cleanser. It is a great natural make-up remover. You can directly apply it on to your skin or use cotton ball to soak it in and then apply onto your face. Leave it for 20 minutes and then rinse and pat dry.
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