If you are not into facial cleansing oils, micellar water is just the right product for you. Micellar water is nothing but a mixture of water and oil that not only helps cleanse the skin but also melt away any sebum makeup and dirt. There are a lot of micellar waters available commercially but before you make a purchase, try the below homemade micellar water recipe-
Sweet almond oil- Melts makeup, sebum and dirt. Cleanses skin and brightens complexion. Its a lightweight oil and won’t make your skin greasy.
Vit E oil- Melts sebum and makeup, works as a preservative.
Witch hazel- Has anti-microbial and anti-inflammatory properties.
RECIPE FOR HOMEMADE MICELLAR WATER:
Things you need-
- 1 1/2 cups distilled or filtered water
- 2 tablespoons witch hazel
- 2 tablespoons sweet almond oil
- 1 teaspoon vitamin E oil
In a jar, add water and witch hazel.
Add in sweet almond oil and vitamin E oil.
Stir well and pour the solution in an easy-to-use bottle.
To use, simply saturate a cotton pad with the micellar water solution and swipe it on your face.
**Caution- Patch test before using.