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Makeup remover and face cleanser: which solution is right for me?

Published on February 16, 2022 at 14:36 / Updated on February 25, 2022 at 15:13

With so many face cleansers to choose from, it can be difficult to know what's best for your lifestyle and skin type. Let's demystify three ways to remove makeup and cleanse your face with different solutions for every routine. We bet your next go-to is one of these tried-and-tested products!

For those always in a hurry: Essentiel Cosmetik Micellar Water Makeup Remover Wipes
A pack of 25 Essential Micellar Water Cleansing Wipes

Who hasn’t wanted to go straight to bed without removing their makeup after a long day? Essentiel Cosmetik Makeup Remover Wipes with micellar water offer a quick and convenient way to gently remove makeup and impurities from the surface of your skin. You'll be able to go to bed in no time! However, deep cleansing is recommended morning and night to effectively remove any residue that may still be present. They're also super useful for a quick wash up during the day, after training, for example.

For all skin types, including sensitive skin: Garnier Micellar Water
400 ml bottle of Garnier Micellar Cleansing Water All-in-1 for Normal to Sensitive Skin

Micellar water is one of the most popular makeup removers on the market. Very gentle, Garnier Micellar Water is available in eight formulas to suit every need and skin type, and is considered to be one of the best makeup removers for sensitive skin. Made of micelles, which are small particles that act like magnets to trap impurities, the all-in-one micellar cleansing water removes makeup and gently cleanses the skin, like magic! It's incredibly easy to use: soak a cotton ball in micellar water and remove makeup using circular motions. Make sure to repeat this process until the cotton pad is clean and free of makeup residue, and voilà! Garnier Micellar Water doesn't have to be rinsed off thanks to its special oil-free, alcohol-free, and fragrance-free formula, in addition to leaving your skin feeling fresh. Now that's what we call a win-win!

For oily, acne-prone skin: Bioré Deep Pore Charcoal Cleanser
200 ml bottle of Bioré Deep Pore Charcoal Cleanser

Do you have oily skin? Look for the performance of a charcoal cleanser, which is proven to remove oil, dirt, sweat, and makeup from your face. Thanks to an exclusive Japanese technology, Bioré Charcoal Cleanser reduces sebum and removes twice as much dirt. It helps purify the skin and flush out pores, as well as eliminate blackheads. So, how does it work? Although it is powerful and removes up to 95% of stubborn impurities compared to a regular cleanser, it is still gentle enough to be used every day. Don't hesitate to make it part of your daily skincare routine! Simply wet your face and apply the product in your hands to create a lather, then massage it all over your skin. You'll see the black foam turn white and disappear as you rinse. Hello clean and fresh skin!

Now that you know what types of face cleansers and makeup removers to look for according to your needs, it'll be much easier to take care of your skin, and keep it sparkling clean!

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