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5 Simple DIY Homemade Makeup Remover Recipes

To keep your skin healthy, you should always remove makeup from your face before going to bed. Although you will come across a number of commercial makeup removers, none of these products are as effective as the homemade makeup removers made with natural ingredients. Natural remedies are always best for the skin. Apart from dissolving the makeup, dirt and oil, they help in hydrating and nourishing your skin, thereby helping in maintaining the youthful appearance of the skin.

Here Are Some Simple Homemade Makeup Remover Recipes That Are Known To Work Wonders For The Skin

1. Olive Oil Makeup Remover



Four tablespoons of olive oil
Two tablespoons of water


Thoroughly blend the olive oil and water. Slather on the olive oil mixture on dry face. Let the oil sit on your skin for a few minutes. With a cotton pad, wipe your face. If needed, reapply the olive oil mixture to thoroughly clean your skin. Wash off the excess oil from your face with lukewarm water.[1]

2. Green Tea And Glycerin Makeup Remover

Green Tea And Glycerin Makeup Remover


One tablespoon of brewed green tea
Half a tablespoon of vegetable glycerin
One tablespoon of grape seed oil


Combine all the ingredients. Stir well so that the ingredients thoroughly blend with each other. Spread the mixture on dry skin. Leave it on your skin until the makeup dissolves. Wipe off with a cotton pad.[2]

3. Coconut Oil And Neroli Makeup Remover

Coconut Oil And Neroli Makeup Remover


2 ounce coconut oil
2 ounce cocoa butter
10 drops vitamin E oil
10 drops neroli essential oil
8 drops lavender essential oil
5 drops vanilla extract


Use a double boiler to melt and combine the cocoa butter and coconut oil. Allow the mixture to cool down to room temperature and then add the essential oils and vitamin E oil. Stir well to mix the ingredients. Take a small amount of the mixture and rub it on your face. Use a washcloth and lukewarm water to wash your face.[3]

4. Avocado And Coconut Oil Makeup Remover

Avocado And Coconut Oil Makeup Remover


One tablespoon extra virgin coconut oil
One teaspoon avocado oil


If the coconut oil is solid, liquefy the oil by placing the container containing the coconut oil on a bowl containing hot water. Mix the melted coconut oil with avocado oil. Gently massage your face with the oil mixture. With a cotton pad wipe away the makeup that had dissolved in the oil.[4]

5. Aloe Makeup Remover



One teaspoon aloe vera gel
One teaspoon jojoba oil


Blend the two ingredients and gently massage your face with the mixture for a minute. Leave the aloe vera mixture on your face for a few minutes. Wipe off the makeup with a cotton pad.[5]