Swiping your face with a face wipe, followed with your favorite facial wash will leave your skin incredibly clean feeling. Therefore, whe you are out of them, it never feels the same.
To minimize your late night drugstore runs, you can make them on your own. The materials are completely customizable, therefore feel free to swap out the essential oils based on your particular skin type.
Using tea tree if you suffer from geranium, acne or rose if you are looking to treat pigmentation, etc. You can do some research and find what would work best for you.
For the anti-aging face wipes, stick with Frankincense as the essential oil. It works on wrinkles and keeps your complexion radiant.
Homemade Anti-Aging Facial Cleansing Wipes
1/4 cup warm water
1/4 teaspoon liquid castile soap
1/2 tablespoon fractionated coconut oil (this can be found in most health food stores)
5 drops Frankincense (or any essential oil of your choice)
Package of round facial cotton pads (make sure they are for the face)
1. Combine all of the wet ingredients together.
2. Set aside.
3. Fill a mason jar with as many cotton rounds as you can fit.
4. Pour the wet ingredients over the cotton.
5. Place a lid on the jar and leave on for 30-45 minutes.
Castile soap is a concentrated and vegetable-based soap with easy to recognize ingredients. You can use castile soap for everything from homemade body wash, laundry detergent and hand soap.
Because this mixture stays on the counter for weeks, it is recommended using boiled or distilled water to keep bacteria from growing.
Oil dissolves oil, therefore it is only natural to add a nourishing oil to a homemade facial cleansing recipe.