There are 3 ingredients in a making a homemade makeup remover. They are yogurt, honey and lime.
Yogurt is used due to it having natural enzymes and lactic acid. This will help remove from your skin dead skin cells, while also encouraging the production of elastin and collagen. Yogurt helps beautify the skin by softening, soothing and hydrating it, making it softer and smoother. Yogurt also has excellent cleansing properties as well as anti-fungal and anti-bacterial properties.
The third ingredient, lime , also has many benefits for our skin. It has astringent properties to help our skin and also helps with pimples. It helps control oily skin and lightening pigmentation spots.
To make this recipe you have to add 2 tablespoons of yogurt, 1 tablespoon of lime juice and 1 tablespoon of honey, but you can use more yogurt to make it creamier. This mixture can last for about three to four washes of the skin, but it is recommended to discard the mixture after 3 days.
To remove eye makeup, you can use a cotton pad to get rid of the eye shadow. This can be followed by using a foaming cleanser as foaming cleanse works well after that, if you are using only this mixture to cleanse your face, it is recommended that you double cleanse your face with the mixture, if you are not bothered with a felling of residue on their skin. This works better than a makeup remover.
This recipe has a pH value of 4.5 , which is good as normal healthy skin has a value of 4.5-5.5 . However , a pH value of 4.5 may be a little acidic for those with sensitive skin. They are advised to use this with caution and try to reduce the amount of lime juice.