Why you should never sleep in your makeup

Keep reading to find out what happens to your skin when you don’t  remove makeup before bed—and get a few product recommendations too.

Your face is dirty. Anything other than nighttime skincare, such as  makeup or dirt from the day, will create the perfect surface for  bacteria to cause breakouts.


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Premature aging

Sleeping in makeup can cause inflammation overnight—which not only shows  up as breakouts but in the form of fine lines and wrinkles.

Dry skin

Oxygen and nutrients are delivered to your skin cells while you sleep,  but when you don’t remove your makeup, your skin can’t breathe, which  can lead to dryness and flaking.

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Honestly? No. Even one night of sleeping in makeup can set your skin back.

Is it OK to sleep with makeup on sometimes?


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