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3 Ways To Make A DIY Setting Spray For Long-Lasting Makeup

Setting sprays are super expensive. Usually, they contain ingredients that can ruin your skin if you use it every day. There is another way that can guarantee long-lasting makeup which is DIY setting spray. And it is not going to damage your skin.

Some setting sprays contain alcohol which is not good for your skin and eyes. Also, if you have sensitive skin, commercial setting sprays can be harmful and cause skin problems.

You can use setting sprays to make your skin look smoother and avoid melting makeup in the heat. 

Making a DIY setting spray is super easy and simple. It also makes your makeup look more natural.

By making a homemade DIY setting spray, you control what you’re going to apply to your face.  You can also use ingredients that nourish and smooth your skin.

Even if you don’t wear makeup, you can use those sprays every day. They can moisturize and hydrate your skin as they’re multi-purpose products.

Also, consider applying natural makeup products to your face. And don’t forget to clean your makeup brushes regularly. This helps protect your skin from damage.

Here are 3 different ways to make a homemade setting spray with ingredients that help nourish your face:

DIY Setting Spray For Long-Lasting Makeup - 3 Different Ways

First Method – DIY Setting Spray

Products to use :

1-  Bottled water or water 

 To keep your skin hydrated.

2- Glycerin 

It can treat acne and skin infection. Glycerin decreases the number of fine lines because it moisturizes your skin. Also, It’s suitable for all skin types.

Glycerin keeps your skin smooth as it’s a natural emollient. It can boost skin cells growth. Glycerin also improves skin barrier function.

3- Perfume

4- Empty clean spray bottle

Second Method

1- Warm water

To keep your face fresh and clean.

2- Aloe Vera gel

Aloe vera has antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties that heal burns. It can also treat mild acne and acne breakout areas.

It can kill the pain due to its antioxidant properties. Also, aloe vera moisturizes and soothes your skin.

3-  Vitamin E oil 

It can prevent the damage caused by free radicals due to antioxidant properties. Vitamin E can also diminish marks and reduce the appearance of scars.

4- Lavender oil ( optional)

5- Spray bottle


Products to use :

1- Two fresh roses 

2- Water

3- Rose extract ( optional)

4- Glycerin or Aloe Vera gel

5- Fragrance oil

 6- Spray bottle 

Rosewater keeps the skin’s PH levels balanced and helps cleanse the face. It can also reduce the redness of irritated skin. Rosewater can help you get rid of acne due to its anti-inflammatory properties.

Another benefit of rose water is it can heal scars and wounds because of its antibacterial properties. Also, Rose Water perfectly suits sensitive skin. And it moisturizes and hydrates the skin.

Experts recommend rose water for people with Rosacea as a natural remedy. It can reduce the irritation caused by this condition.

Third Method

Products to use :

1- Distilled water

2- Green tea

It has antioxidant properties that protect your skin from UV radiation. Green tea can treat acne due to its antibacterial properties.

Also, it has anti-inflammatory properties that can reduce redness, irritation, and swelling. It contains vitamin E which supports skin cell growth and hydrates the skin.

Green tea can treat puffy eyes as it can shrink blood vessels around the eyes. Moreover, green tea combats signs of aging and nourishes your skin.

3- Lavender oil

Lavender oil has antibacterial properties that kill bacteria and heal acne. It also moisturizes your skin. The oil reduces inflammation and redness.

It has antioxidant properties that can protect your skin from free radicals. And it reduces wrinkles. Also, lavender oil unclogs pores and helps cleanse your skin.

4- Vitamin E oil

Vitamin E keeps your skin cells healthy and hydrated. It can reduce inflammation and irritation.

Also, vitamin E moisturizes and protects your skin. It has anti-inflammatory properties that can soothe the skin.

5- Spray bottle

3 Ways To Make A DIY Setting Spray For Long-Lasting Makeup

Boil 1 1/2 cups of distilled water then pour the boiling water over a green tea bag. Let it steep for about 20 minutes then remove the bag.

When the tea cools down, add four 4 drops of vitamin E oil to it. Also, add 6 drops of lavender oil to the mixture.

Combine the mixture well then pour it into a spray bottle. Spritz it over your face after wearing makeup. You can also use green tea as a toner to reduce the appearance of pores.


  • Test the DIY setting sprays on a small part of your skin before applying it to your face.
  • To be sure that you aren’t allergic to any ingredient of the recipe.


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