4 Unbelievably Scary Things that Happen When You Sleep with Makeup On

LIFESTYLE  |  January 09, 2017
  • 1. Eye irritation
    1 / 4 1. Eye irritation

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    Sleeping with your heavy makeup on can harm your eyes. While sleeping, we tend to move around and our face may rub against our pillow. Your eye makeup has a high chance of getting into your eyes. This may even lead to infections such as styes. It can also cause dryness around your eye area when you leave your makeup on overnight.

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  • 2. Wrinkles
    2 / 4 2. Wrinkles

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    Yes, your skin will age way faster if you don’t remove your makeup. Sleeping with your makeup on can leave your skin more exposed to the free radicals in the air. These dirt particles can cause wrinkles and premature aging skin by breaking down the collagen on your skin.

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  • 3. Breakouts
    3 / 4 3. Breakouts

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    Leaving your makeup on while sleeping will also clog your pores. When your pores are clogged, you are at a higher risk of breaking out! If you already have acne problems, this will make it worse because the dirt and dead skin cells on your face will be left on your face.

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  • 4. Broken eyelashes
    4 / 4 4. Broken eyelashes

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    Your eyelashes have a higher tendency of breaking if you don’t remove your mascara! Leaving your mascara on for too long can make your eyelashes more brittle, and thus it will drop off or break more easily.

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