oils have been creeping in to the beauty spotlight as of late as an alternative
to wash-off cleansers and creams. Gentle and naturally hydrating, oils don't
dry out skin while also targeting make-up, impurities and anything else left
behind on skin after a long day. Here is a run through the top 5 oil cleansers
available that are top rated.
1. Shu Uemura High Performance Cleansing
High Performance Cleansing Oil is the company's newly updated formula from
their 'classic' oil which removes even waterproof make-up: "Evolved from
the original Shu Uemura cleansing oil, "Classic" is reformulated with
an advanced High Performance Cleansing Oil system for significantly improved
removability of waterproof make-up."
2. Bobbi Brown Cleansing Oil
Brown Cleansing Oil is a luxurious oil cleanser with floral extract:
"Luxury meets simplicity - Bobbi's Soothing Cleansing Oil is a quick
yet luxurious way to cleanse skin. Made with soothing jasmine flower extract
(sourced directly from France), moisturizing kukui nut oil, and a blend of
Italian olive, organic sunflower and jojoba oils to dissolve surface impurities
and makeup without leaving skin feeling tight or dry."
3. Clinique Cleansing Oil
Cleansing Oil targets makeup and impurities, gently removing all make-up and
dirt: "This powerful oil dissolves all traces of makeup and impurities.
Recommended for all skin types, it easily glides on and rinses off cleanly with
water, leaving no residue behind. "
4. Dior Instant Gentle Cleansing Oil
Instant Gentle Cleansing Oil can be used on dry or wet skin to take makeup off
and it doesn't leave behind residue: "Applied to dry or damp skin,
the Cleansing Oil gently dissolves even the most stubborn face and eye makeup.
This exquisitely fine, highly soluble oil is instantly eliminated upon
rinsing, without leaving any oily residue. By preserving the skin's
natural hydration, it delivers gentle but high-performance cleansing results.
Clean and clarified, the complexion regains its pure radiance."
5. Philosophy Purity Made Simple Mineral
Purity Made Simple Mineral Oil is a basic but effective cleansing oil that is
also natural: "Experience luxury in a cleanser. Purity made simple mineral
oil-free facial cleansing oil is designed to comfortably cleanse, nurture skin,
and provide superior makeup removal. A deep-cleansing blend of natural oils
melt away all traces of makeup, dirt, oil and impurities, while maintaining
skin's natural moisture levels."