Removing make-up can be a very boring chore and we’re all guilty of cutting corners. It happens to the best of us, we’re tired and reach for the make-up wipes or we wash our face in the shower. Neglecting to remove make-up correctly can cause all sorts of problems for our skin. It causes blackheads, enlarged and blocked pores and breakouts. The skin looks dull and tired.
When taking off your make-up, make sure that your hands are clean. There is no point trying to cleanse your face with grubby hands. Place some eye make-up remover onto a cotton pad. Hold the pad over your eye lid and gently place down for a couple of seconds. This will remove the majority of your make-up and will eliminate the need to aggressively rub the area. You can then wipe the area with fresh remover soaked pad. Fold over a pad and place it under your bottom lashes. Close your eye and use a remover on a cotton bud to rub along your eyelashes. This will take off any mascara that is left.
Moving to the face, squeeze cleanser into your palms. Rub the cleanser gently onto your face and give yourself a mini massage. Repeat this as often as necessary and use cotton pads to remove the cream and make-up. At this point you can place the cleanser directly onto cotton pads to continue cleaning your face.
I personally don’t use toner as I have dry and sensitive skin, but if … Read the rest