Removing Makeup(Photo : Getty Images/Joshua LOTT/AFP)
A model removes her make-up as her hair is styled backstage before presenting a creation from the Prabal Gurung Fall/Winter collection during New York Fashion Week February 15, 2015 in New York.

Removing makeup is an essential step if you want to go to bed with clean skin, but some makeup removal mistakes can result in premature wrinkles, fine lines, and skin irritation.

Fortunately, many skin experts have pointed out the mistakes to avoid and the best practices to follow when removing makeup.

Read on to learn the dos and don’ts of makeup removal.

Makeup removal mistakes that age your skin

1. Harsh makeup remover wipes