As much time as we take to perfect the winged liner, we’ve never met anyone who wants to go to sleep while wearing it!
Go gunk-free in NO time with our top picks of oil, water and cream-based makeup removers that suit all budgets.
1. Lakme Absolute Bi-Phased Makeup Remover
An oil and water formulation, this makeup remover may prove to be a good choice for combination skin type
(apart from normal skin). The water content will help hydrate the dermal layer of the skin.
Rs 180. Buy it here
2. Revlon Eye and Lip MakeUp Remover
A 2-in-1 product, this makeup remover has a creamy base and is great for getting rid of your red lipper and your winged liner. Yes, it works on long-wear makeup too!
Rs 234. Buy it here
3. Maybelline New York Clean Express Makeup Remover
Short on time? Very sleepy after a long night? This makeup remover means it when it says “fast acting” - meaning all it takes is ONE swipe. You can wash your face with cool water, and you’re done!
Rs 275. Buy it here
4. L’Orèal Paris Gentle Cleansing Milk
An all-rounder, this one, it helps ward off dirt and get foundation off your face. (I am using it these days, and I have to say, it takes off even what the face wash can’t.) Don’t skip a toner afterwards if you’ve got clogged pores.
Rs 424. Buy it here
5. The Body Shop Vitamin E Gentle Facial Cleansing Wipes
A great buy for humid days (like these!), these cleansing wipes
are a convenient way to feel clean and refreshed even when you’re on the go. Best to keep it in the fridge and stash in your bag as you’re heading out of the door.
500. Buy it here
6. Sephora Targeted Eye Remover Swabs
A paraben-free fix, these swabs are ideal to get all specks of your liner out of the way. Easy to reach creases and folds without poking your eye, these are great to use when APPLYING makeup too. See, win-win!
Rs 570. Buy it here
7. H20+ Dual Action Eye MakeUp Remover
This is a great eye makeup remover since it also doubles up as a nourishing treat for the eye area. While it does the regular job of getting rid of kohl and mascara
, it also has copper peptides and sea minerals that hydrate and plump the eye area.
Rs 1,050. Buy it here
8. Avène Gentle Milk Cleanser
This milk-based cleanser is a good go-to for those of us with normal to dry skin. Plus, it’s got thermal spring water, so this face cleanser will keep your skin hydrated and soft too.
Rs 1,400. Buy it here
9. Dior Instant Eye Make Up Remover
A water-based eye makeup remover, it’s a great buy for contact wearers since it doesn’t irritate the eyes. Also, it’s great to get rid of smoky eye makeup
and other stubborn looks too.
Rs 2,023. Buy it here
or on Sephora.
10. Clinique Take The Day Off Cleansing Balm
This one is pretty unique; this is a solid balm that turns into a cleansing oil the moment you take it in your hand or on a cotton bud. Great for sensitive skin, you can go all out in taking off heavy makeup without feeling oily.
Rs 4,639. Buy it here
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