Which facial cleanser is best for you?
A clean skin, is a beautiful skin. It is therefore essential to find a facial cleanser that matches your skin type.
That you are sinning against one of the 10 beauty commandments of ELLE by diving with makeup on top of the sheet, you know in the meantime. For those who still have doubts: here they are all listed once again. But did you know that more is needed than just removing your make-up? Pollution, particulate matter, large particles of carbon, polluting metals and gases penetrate the skin throughout the day and causes inter alia dryness, irritations, impurities, dilated pores and hyperpigmentation. You do not even have to leave the door to expose your skin to pollution. Also indoor pollution caused by aggressive chemicals in maintenance products can weaken the natural protective barrier of the skin so that pollutants such as fine dust particles and heavy metals can penetrate the skin better and cause damage. Cleaning the skin thoroughly in the evening is therefore necessary even if you do not wear make-up.
What? cleanses removes light make-up and impurities dirt, sebum, pollution) in one step thanks to the ‘micellar technology’.
How? Apply the product directly on a cotton pad to remove (eye) make-up. Massage over the face and lips to remove the make-up. You do not need to rinse.
For whom? Suitable for all skin types. The product does not have to be rinsed off (which saves water) and is therefore ideal for women who have to go forward. Attention: remove only traditional make-up, for stubborn or waterproof make-up you better choose a different product.
What? Sulfate, perfume, alcohol, dye, mineral oil and paraben free cleansing cream that cleanses the skin in a gentle way. Does not foam and contains 93% natural ingredients.
How? Massage gently into the skin and rinse with water.
For whom? Thanks to the creamy formula, even the most sensitive skin can be cleansed with water without causing irritation.
This practical kit contains a miniature Cream to Oil and a toner to remove any leftovers from the product. Perfect to take with you on holiday.
What? Cleansing oil rich in active substances and vitamin E, suitable for removing (waterproof) eye makeup and cleansing the skin.
How? Take one or two pumps of the oil and massage into the skin. Add water so that the oil changes a milky substance. Remove with water.
For whom? Lovers of oil cleaners. Attention, this oil contains rosemary oil that can irritate the sensitive skin around the eyes.
How? Pour the powder in a wet hand. Add water and let foam. Gently massage over the skin. Let rest for a minute on the skin Rinse well.
For whom? Thanks to the fine particles, a powder cleaner is much milder for the skin than an average scrub and can therefore be used by all skin types, and especially those who suffer from oily skin. Dry skin types can combine the powder with an oil so that the skin is not only exfoliated but also hydrated. Do you suffer from rosacea or severe acne? Then take care with a powder cleanser and prefer to find a mild liquid cleaner.
What? sensational cleaner with 2-in-1 texture, enriched with acacia honey. Suitable for removing all types of makeup.
How? Take a nut of product in your hand and apply it to the face to warm it up. The texture changes and dissolves all leftovers of make-up. Let foam with a little water and massage with circular movements. The foam absorbs the colorants of the make-up and the impurities. Rinse with lukewarm water. The skin is clean, well hydrated and radiantly healthy.
For whom? Due to the strong perfume with honey and vanilla keys, this cleanser is not immediately suitable for women with sensitive skin that gets irritated quickly. For those who love the smell of honey, the perfume is a plus.
What? Mild but effective cleaning without sulfate and soap that can dry out the skin. Moringa extract and bio white grape extract easily remove contaminating particles.
How? Spray a tuft of foam into your palm. Apply the foam to damp skin, spread over the entire face and gently massage with small circular movements. Rinse with lukewarm or fresh water.
For whom? Thanks to a combination of 3 natural surfactants, the mousse is even tolerated by the most sensitive skins.
What? The Cleansing Oil Stick is a 3-phase oil remover with turmeric root extract, oil of sunflower seeds and vitamin E. The formula changes from balm to liquid oil and then to microfoam.
How? Apply the product dry and massage it gently on the skin until it becomes fluid. Then add some water and massage until it foams. Then remove all make-up by rinsing the face.
For whom? This product is a must for those who are still on holiday. The stick is compact and therefore useful for traveling, it does not leak and can be taken on the plane.
What? Cleanser with gel texture that gently removes make-up, dirt and excess sebum. Extracts of honey and royal jelly provide amino acids, minerals and extra hydration.
How? The cleaner from the Waso line foams without water and is therefore ideal for massaging in the skin. Rinse with a damp towel or water.
For whom? For the demanding Millennial who enjoys carefully formulated products with stylishly designed packaging.