Buzz·Posted on 8 Mar 201619 Things Everyone That's Had To Remove Makeup Will UnderstandThe transformation from hot contoured babe, to terrifying melting monster, to a pure and fresh petal.by Natalya LobanovaBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. The first step of the ritual is to feel bad about the artwork on your face that you are about to destroy. Instagram: @fantasymakeupshoppers 2. Or, feel elated that soon, once again, you will be able to rub your eyes without a danger of this happening. Instagram: @wisteriablackwood 3. And then you just sit for a bit and regret ever having put on makeup in the first place for a bit. Instagram: @mcl.ang 4. Your hopes are always that the next step will go like this. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Buena Vista Pictures 5. But no, it will not be like that. Nothing is ever that easy. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF youtube.com 6. But you have to do it, otherwise you will look like this in the morning. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Crunchyroll / Pierrot / Via reddit.com 7. And you have to do it properly, or you will have to pull out that weird gross stringy black goo from your eyes. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Natalya Lobanova / BuzzFeed Glamour. 8. You probably have your own specific ritual. Maybe you hold a cotton pad of makeup remover over your eye, and look like a pirate for a bit. Instagram: @kagulovestea 9. Maybe you use a wipe and try to ~Mulan~ it. View this photo on Instagram Instagram: @matthewboman 10. Or you jump in the shower and let water do it's work. Twitter: @mjkop1958 11. Or maybe you just rub it and hope for the best. View this photo on Instagram Instagram: @freyachha 12. And lipstick can be even harder to remove than eye makeup. Maritsa @MaritsaMoore Removing black lipstick be like 02:57 AM - 25 Jan 2016 Reply Retweet Favorite 13. And if you wore red lipstick that day, you will definitely look like a really messy eater/vampire for a bit. Instagram: @ladyisawitch 14. Or, you know, maybe your ritual is something else entirely. michaella @michreilly26 how taking off makeup usually goes with us 03:32 AM - 21 Feb 2016 Reply Retweet Favorite 15. Then you take a moment to wonder how your makeup can look better on the cotton wool than on your face. Instagram: @ira_bazilevska 16. Then you just battle it through and watch your transformation from beautiful babe, to terrifying melting monster, to a fresh, beautiful petal that can rub her eyes. Twitter: @XOXOAliceWhite 17. Then, one final look at your wipe and cotton wool whilst quietly thinking "Did I really put that much gunk on my face?" Instagram: @modelkatrinawhite 18. And then, finally, you can go to sleep, safe in the knowledge that you are pure and clean and completely undefined. Margie R @13MargieSimpson How I feel after taking off my makeup 07:00 PM - 02 Feb 2016 Reply Retweet Favorite 19. However, at no point during this process do you do this. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF youtube.com Because you don't want more water on your bathroom floor than your face.