At-Home Skincare Regimens
Celebrity facialist Kate Somerville shares homemade skincare treatments made from natural ingredients you probably have at home.
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Homemade treatments can be very effective. Just remember: Whenever you use natural ingredients or ingredients from your fridge, you should always do a little patch test on your skin first. This way, you'll make sure you aren't too sensitive and won't react with an allergy or irritation. Here are a few home remedies to treat some common concerns:
Eye-Makeup Remover: Olive or Grapeseed Oil
If you run out of eye-makeup remover, look to your kitchen for the solution. Olive or grapeseed oil can be very effective for this purpose. These gentle natural oils break down the solids in mascara, and they nourish the delicate eye area at the same time. Personally, I also believe oil helps condition the lashes and makes them grow longer and stronger, adding a little love to your lid!
As a reminder, always consult your doctor for medical advice and treatment before starting any program.