Despite the fact that shops are full of cosmetics which are to improve the condition of our eyelashes, it is problematic to pick the best one, fulfilling all our expectations. How to help yourself with that? Such a cosmetic can be made at home, on your own. Is it easy to prepare your own eyelash serum? Obviously, it is simple, as long as you follow several rules.
Homemade eyelash serum – ingredients and accessories selection.
Certainly, we have to do our best to make our home laboratory being as professional as possible. For that reason, be sure that the ingredients and accessories you are going to use are of the best quality you are able to get.
What ingredients are we going to choose in order to prepare our homemade eyelash serum? First and foremost, our cosmetic should comprise of plant extracts, vitamins and moisturizing substances.
Chemical substances, provided that we need some, are easily accessible on the Internet sales or in chemical and cosmetic wholesalers. The basic rule concerning substance choice is the purpose of your eyelash serum. To clarify, if you want to make your eyelashes and the skin area around eyes moisturized, then the cosmetic should be enriched with aloe or B5 vitamin.
In a case, you are a person having sensitive or dry skin around eyes, try to buy ingredients of relieving properties such as lanolin. If you expect the eyelash serum to additionally smooth your epidermis, you can add E vitamin. Worth remembering, willingness to try out homemade eyelash serum should be consulted with an ophthalmic optician or a dermatologist.
This rule has to be followed mainly by people suffering from eye or skin illnesses. Coming back to the eyelash serum itself, one of the most crucial ingredients of such the cosmetics are oils. These give the product appropriate consistency and ease application. What is more, oils provide also moisturization.
Your eyelash serum can comprise of, for example almond, coconut, grape seeds or argan oils, to name just a few. The choice of the oil depends on our needs and skin type. What kind of instruments should be collected in our home laboratory?
A bowl in which you will mix the ingredients, a teaspoon for measuring and mixing substances as well as a container with an applicator are all you need in order to prepare your eyelash serum at home. Important to clean all instruments thoroughly. You can, for example, boil these in water or wipe with a cotton pad soaked with grain alcohol. In such a way, you eliminate all bacteria gathered.
Eyelash serum – D.I.Y.
In order to make your own eyelash serum, prepare all the above-mentioned instruments. When it comes to the ingredients, collect one teaspoon of castor oil, one teaspoon of aloe gel or almond oil and two capsules of E vitamin. Put the capsule’s content into the bowl and then add the rest of the ingredients. Mix the substances and pour into the container with an applicator.
Your eyelash serum is ready. Store it in a refrigerator for two reasons. The first one, you prevent the cosmetic from becoming dense, and secondly, the expiration date of your eyelash serum will be longer.