eye make-up remover

michie1February 20, 2006

I have very short thin skimpy lashes but I have not worn mascara for years other than formal occassions because I wore contacts & always found the mascaras to flake in my eyes & then eye make-up removers would leak residue onto my contacts. Well I had LASIK done several wks ago & I am now ready to go back to wearing mascara. I prefer waterproof mascara b/c those black shadows of the oozing mascara I find hideous. Anyway my problem is not so much finding the right mascara as it is finding a good & easy to use eye make-up remover. I still think I'd prefer one that's not too greasy. Any suggestions? Drug store brand preferred.

Michie

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centralcacyclist

These are my favorites. The packaging I find is different. This must be new packaging.

Here is a link that might be useful: Makeup remover pads

    Bookmark   February 21, 2006 at 2:14AM
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Meghane

I've been using Maybelline eye makeup remover. It's a little oily, but I wash my face afterwards and it does a good job getting the mascara off. I really like Mary Kay extremely gentle eye makeup remover a LOT better- not oily at all- but I lost my MK rep and need a new one, hence the Maybelline.

    Bookmark   February 21, 2006 at 6:26PM
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mitchdesj

I use a non greasy non irritating eye makeup remover by Marcelle, it's in a bright blue bottle, it goes on like water. It's quite similar to the Lancôme remover that is in a blue glass bottle except it's cheaper.

    Bookmark   February 23, 2006 at 6:15AM
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bonelady

I use Ponds pre moistened towlets to clean my face and remove all eye make up.

    Bookmark   February 27, 2006 at 3:59PM
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dawn_59

I use baby-oil at night. Then I wipe arouod my eyes with a damp, soft cloth. It is cheap and does not stay oily like you think it would. It feels good.

    Bookmark   February 28, 2006 at 10:48PM
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hounds_x_two

I've tried several, but my favorite is Bi-Facil by Lancome.

    Bookmark   March 3, 2006 at 9:34PM
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garden_graphic_gal

Plain old vaseline works great and it's cheap!

    Bookmark   July 28, 2006 at 9:23AM
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caliloo

Pampers aloe baby wipes.

Cheap and remove any kind of make-up I've ever encountered.

Alexa - btw - they also do a great job removing spots from clothing LOL!

    Bookmark   August 3, 2006 at 8:07PM
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suelahoo

I like to use baby shampoo to remove eye makeup. I work it into lashes while in the shower and it easily removes even waterproof mascara. And without irritating my sensitive eyes the way makeup remover does.

    Bookmark   September 16, 2006 at 12:44AM
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dejavue

I have used NIVEA original lotion for 20 years for eye makeup removal.Works great.If you try it make sure you get the original formula, the others are too greasy.

    Bookmark   September 27, 2006 at 12:46PM
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