Diy Mascara




Introduction: Diy Mascara

About: I love to make fun projects at home and my brother said this was the perfect app for me I tried it and turns out it is perfect!!!

In this instructable I will show you how to make your own mascara from items you should be able to find in your home.

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Step 1: Supplies

•bag balm or Vaseline/petroleum jelly

•paper plate



•clean mascara brush (optional)

•Q-tip (optional)

Step 2: Making the Mascara

Scoop out some bag balm or Vaseline.
Then scrape of some eyeshadow I'm using black but you could use a different color to make it a different color (obviously) then mix it all up. If it's too light put in more eyeshadow in.

Step 3: Quantity of Bag Balm

(I am making my mascara with bag balm)
If you plan on making a one time use mascara only take a little bit of bag balm. If you want to make more than one time use take a bigger blob make sure you have a small container to put the mascara in. I am making a one time use but it's totally up to you on the quantity of the mascara. ( I know my bag balm looks like earwax eww lol)

Step 4: Applying

Use a clean mascara brush, toothpick, or Q-tip to apply the mascara. In the pics I'll show you before and after results*.

*pic#1 after pic#2 before

(Warning this mascara tends to get messy so plan on wearing it for a short period of time or make sure to have some makeup remover, Q-tips and a small mirror.)

Step 5: Removal

Wash your face with water and the mascara should come off then take a paper towel and take of any access mascara.

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    3 years ago

    Sorry about my error on step 4 the picture was shown was before the mascara and at the very top of the instructable the first picture is after mascara picture again sorry for the confusion this may have caused.

    DIY Hacks and How Tos

    Interesting. I am going to have to show this trick to my daughter. She always loves practical life hacks like this.