Not everyone is born with luscious and dense lashes, but a majority of women love to flaunt longer, thicker, and denser eyelashes and that’s where a nice tube of mascara plays an important part. Thicker eyelashes open up the eyes and can enhance the beauty of the eyes, however, if you haven’t been blessed naturally with a set of eyelashes, here’s a list of best homemade eyelash gels for beautiful lashes. All of these gels can be made using easily available ingredients that are rarely known to cause any adverse reaction. So, here you go:
To make these eyelash gels, there are some basic items that you would need – a clean mascara wand and a clean container to pour the gel into.
1. Almond Oil + Castor Oil + Aloe Vera + Vitamin E Gel: Take ½ spoon of almond oil in a bowl and add 10 drops of castor oil into that oil. Take a vitamin E capsule and extract the gel of that capsule. Add the whole gel into that bowl. Mix all the ingredients nicely. Take a fresh piece of aloe vera and extract the gel. Blend these ingredients to get a thick jelly-like smooth gel. After that add the whole gel with pre-prepared oil and combine them smoothly until they dissolve together properly. Now, take a clean mascara wand and dip it in the gel. Apply this gel on your lashes smoothly and make sure the gel does not get into the eyes. You can keep it for overnight or leave this for one hour and wipe it away with a tissue. Use this for at least for 2 weeks and then you can start seeing results. This gel helps to grow the lashes faster and healthy. It also adds volume to the lashes and makes them beautiful.
2. Castor oil + Sweet Almond Oil + Vitamin E Capsule: Use the same method mentioned above to make this gel. Here, we do not include aloe vera. Also, you can store this gel in a clean mascara tube.
3. Coconut oil + Castor Oil + Olive Oil + Aloe Vera: Take 1/2 tbsp each of coconut oil, castor oil, olive oil, and then squeeze vitamin E capsules into this mixture. Blend well and transfer the contents into a clean mascara tube. Dip the mascara wand into the tube and apply all over
4. Flaxseed gel + Vitamin E: To make flaxseed gel, boil 1/4th cup of flaxseeds in 3 cups of water. Boil on low heat for 10 to 15 minutes, till the water turns into a gel-like consistency, similar to that of egg whites. Allow the gel to cool at room temperature. Now, take 1 tbsp of this gel and squeeze in one vitamin E capsule. Mix well, transfer into the mascara tube, and apply with the wand. Leave overnight or wipe away after one hour. The rest of the flaxseed gel, you can apply on the scalp and hair to make it frizz-free, hydrated, and tamed.
Benefits of Ingredients Used:
Almond Oil: Almond Oil is rich of fatty acid and Vit E and both the ingredients are great for hair. Almond oil nourishes and strengthens the lashes, and it is powerful to treat hair loss and lash breakage. It improves the poor texture of lashes and provides that desire volume to promote growth.
Castor Oil: Castor oil is the ultimate solution for longer and bigger eye lashes. It is optimal for faster growth and longer lashes. It makes lashes thick and dark.
Vitamin E: Vitamin E keeps lashes healthy and makes them strong. It is a great ingredient to promote hair growth. It makes lashes shiny and glossy. It also reduce hair fall to a great extent.
Aloe Vera: Aloe Vera provides that desire hydration to lashes and prevents breakage. It actually helps to grow lashes long and makes them healthy.
Flaxseed: It is rich in omega-3 fatty acids and has amazing moisturizing properties. It promotes hair growth and makes them healthy.