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Frequent questions

  • What are ALEXIASKIN reusable makeup remover pads?

Reusable makeup removal pads or reusable makeup removal discs are handmade discs that effectively remove all types of eye, face and lip makeup. They are reusable, meaning they can be used multiple times, thus saving many liters of water from the cotton plantations used to create disposable makeup remover pads.
  • What material are ALEXIASKIN makeup removal pads made of?

The make-up removing pads ALEXIASKIN consist of 2 types of fabric. Both are made of high quality 100% cotton (which can be used hundreds of times), completely skin-friendly, without causing irritation.

The fabrics used for ALEXIASKIN are created in Europe and have certifications that their raw materials are produced on the basis of Fair Trade, that is for their production there has not been any kind of slavery or child labor and that the cultivation of the raw materials is done with respect for nature and the environment.

Furthermore, the fabrics used for ALEXIASKINhave safety certifications GOTS (Global Organic Textile Standard) certification as well as the Oeko-Tex Standard 100 certification, that is they do not include chemicals and dyes toxic to humans and the environment at any stage of their production. It is also ensured that the entire process of their creation, from the farmer-producer to the completion of each fabric, is done with absolute respect for human rights and nature.

*The production process of ALEXIASKIN pads is done in Greece supporting small Greek businesses, with minimal pollution to the environment and consumption energy. The packaging of the pads comes from recycled paper and is fully recyclable.

Learn more about GOTS and Oeko-Tex Standard 100 certification here.

  • Who can use ALEXIASKIN makeup remover pads?

Everyone! ALEXIASKIN makeup remover pads can be used by all skin types Oily skin, normal, dry, sensitive, acne prone skin. ALEXIASKIN make-up removal pads do not cause skin irritations and allergies.

  • Why should I choose reusable ALEXIASKIN makeup removal pads instead of disposable makeup removal discs?

The ALEXIASKIN make-up removal pads, do the most effective make-up removal in one move, reducing the time you need to remove your make-up without causing irritation to the skin. You will find them in various designs and colors so you can choose your favorite set that you will never part with.
Furthermore, by using ALEXIASKIN, you are taking a small but very important step to protect the environment by protecting its natural resources.
According to official measurements, it takes 382 liters of water to create just 0.5 gr (half a kilogram) of disposable cotton used in the disposable make-up removal pads that you will use for a few seconds. At the same time, there are places on the planet without access to clean, potable water.
In addition, they are a value for money option, as in the long run they save you unnecessary expenses for disposable products and they also require less makeup remover to be effective.
  • How are they used?

ALEXIASKIN are used exactly like disposable discs but last for hundreds of uses. Apply a small amount of your make-up remover lotion or michellar water >and with a gentle movement you remove all kinds of make-up from the face, eyes and lips. They can also be used with the use of balm or make-up removal oil from the face while at the same time offering a gentle exfoliation without irritating the skin and without removing its natural hydrolipidic film.
  • How are ALEXIASKIN cleaned?

ALEXIASKIN are multi-purpose washable make-up removal discs They can be washed in the washing machine together with other clothes of the same color or by hand. To save water, we recommend washing in the washing machine at 40 degrees and together with other clothes of the same color. For hand washing, you can leave them in a small bowl with a little boiling water for 10 minutes and remove makeup stains with liquid soap or a bar of soap.