The question of how a milking jelly turned into an absolute favourite Kenyan product is an example of one peculiar and innovative habit by Kenyans. Arimis is such a craze and will soon transcend the Kenyan borders. This milking jelly turned beauty product has been embraced by both men and women of all ages. Kenyans attest to its magical wonders and have incorporated it as part of their skin care routine. Arimis has truly stood the test of time appealing to all skin types.
We tell you why this milking jelly is a crowd favourite.
There’s a reason Arimis is ‘bae’. Women, especially, have attested their glowing skin to Arimis. The milking jelly is inexpensive and is very accessible. Using it as a daily petroleum jelly leaves your skin soft and supple. The jelly is perfect as it does not irritate the skin and has no overpowering scent.You can also use the jelly right after you have applied your lotion to fully lock in moisture.
Cracked feet? No problem!
Many people with cracked feet are very self-conscious about exposing their feet. Thankfully, dry, rough and cracked feet can be relieved by moisturizing the feet on a regular. Arimis, when applied on the feet, moisturizes them leaving them smooth. To get the best results, apply it on your cracked feet before getting to bed then put on some socks.
Our hands lose moisture so quickly causing them to get dry. As a result, they tend to look wrinkly and old. To get that anti-aging goodness of petroleum jelly, ensure you carry your Arimis with you and moisturize often. One can use it in place of a hand cream if you can’t access one.
Make up remover
The milking jelly can also be used to quickly remove matte lipstick. All you need is to apply it on the lips then use a warm washcloth or tissue to remove the lipstick. It is advisable that right after removing the matte lipstick to moisturize the lips with the jelly. Fascinating right?
Our lips have the most sensitive skin so one needs to moisturize them on a regular. Arimis really does wonders to the lips by moisturizing and softening them. You can also use it to exfoliate your lips by dabbing some Arimis and rubbing them with a cloth in a gentle circular motion. The exfoliation process helps to lift the dead skin and help fade the darker areas that linger around the lips.
You can also use Arimis to remove makeup from your face by applying it then using it a warm dark cloth or tissue to clean it off. However, make sure to cleanse it off properly with a good cleanser.
Substitute make up primer
The jelly can be used in place of a primer in case you run out. You can apply a considerate amount of jelly on your face then apply your foundation. This will add a protective layer to your skin before applying makeup.
To top it off, here’s a hilarious take on Arimis: