Mascara is one of the most common makeup products for eyes. Mascara enhances the beauty of our eyes. It darkens, thickens, lengthens and defines our eye lashes. Mascara usually comes in three forms- liquid, cake and cream. Pigmentation, oil and wax are the three basic elements of mascara. But most of the mascaras that are available in the market today contain preservatives and various chemicals. If you are looking for chemical free mascaras, then homemade mascara is your answer. So check out my post on how to make mascara home.
Mascara is one such item which is a must have in our beauty kit. Most of us girls wear mascara on daily basis. Most of the store bought mascaras contain paraffin, paraben and various other harmful chemicals. Now, would to like wear chemicals on your eyes day in & day out? No, never because, they are too much damaging for our precious eyes and eye lashes. Allergic reactions like red eyes, itchy eyes are very common for mascara users. So what’s the solution? Ditch mascara? Never. Rather opt for homemade mascaras. In this post we have shared how to make mascara at home.
Things you will need : Petrolium jelly, black eye shadow, almond oil, Q-tip, a container, empty mascara tube, empty syringe
Take a little less than 1 tsp petroleum jelly in place it in an empty container. Now take some black eye shadow with the Q-tip and mix with petroleum jelly. You will eventually notice that a mascara like thick texture is forming up. Add 2 drops of almond oil to that. Now mix some beeswax with the formula to make it waterproof. Put the mascara in an empty syringe and carefully fill your empty mascara tube using the syringe. This will transform the mascara into the mascara tube without any mess. Your mascara is ready to use.
Petrolium jelly will help the eye lashes to curl and almond oil will make your eye lashes grow naturally.