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6 Surprising Beauty Hacks Using Tissue Paper!

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What is that one thing we never run out of? And if we do, our personal hygiene effectively comes to an halt! You guessed it right - tissue paper!

tissue paper

There is more you can do than what you have been doing with tissue paper. We are not really getting into details here. However, what we are getting at is tissue paper beauty hacks!

That's right, there is much that you can do with tissue paper from removing makeup, clearing out black heads to turning your gloss lipstick into matte. Something as simple as tissue papers can do magic!

However, before we get to beauty tricks using tissue paper, there are a few things you need to be aware of. Tissues, especially the non-coloured, bright white ones, are designed to be used on skin. And, hence are gentle and safe.

Furthermore, many tissues come with neutral pH balance or acidity level, which further makes it compatible to the skin!

However, same cannot be said for low-quality ones, so invest in a premium brand, especially for the one you are using on your face!

Also, here are incredibly easy beauty hacks using tissue paper! Have a look.

Peel Off Mask

peel off mask

Take 1 egg white in a bowl, add 5 drops of lemon juice and 5 drops of almond oil. Whip it into a fluffy consistency. Using a brush, apply an even coat on your face. Take a tissue paper, press it against your skin, over it apply two more coats of the mask. Let it sit for the next 20 minutes. When the issue starts tightening around the skin, peel it off in one quick stroke. This simple egg tissue paper face mask will remove all skin impurities and brighten the skin!

Turn Lipstick Into Matte


Apply your regular lipstick. Press a tissue paper against your lips. Brush translucent powder over your lips lightly. It will seep right into the creases of your lips and mattify your lipstick!

Keep Your Eyeshadow From Ruining Your Makeup


You know the flakes of eyeshadow that sprinkles on your cheek, smudging your makeup. Now, you can dodge the problem altogether with the help of this simple trick.

Simply hold a tissue paper over your cheeks, when applying eye makeup. When done, remove the tissue paper. Smudge no more!

Pore Strips For Blackheads

pore strip

Put a warm towel over your face for 2 minutes to open pores. Take 1 teaspoon of egg white and mix in 5 drops of tea tree oil. Cut a paper towel into a thin strip. Apply a thin coat of the mask all over your nose. Then, stick the strip, and apply another coat of the mask over the strip. Let it sit for 15 minutes and then remove it in one quick swipe like a band-aid. Blackheads will come right off!

Keep Your Hair From Burning When Ironing


Here is a cool trick you will thank us for. Wrap your curling rod or flat iron with a tissue paper before using it. It will minimise the heat damage to your hair, plus keep your hair from getting burned. Try it!

Help Your Lipstick Last Longer


For an even application and to help your lip colour last longer, here is what you need to do. Apply first coat of the lipstick, hold a tissue paper between your lips for a few seconds and then remove it. Follow it up with a second coat of the lipstick. Your lips will look smoother, fuller and the colour will also last longer!

Read more about: clear skin, lipstick, eye shadow, egg
Story first published: Thursday, November 17, 2016, 15:21 [IST]
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