I love it! If you’ve got no idea what this ‘squalane’ thing is, you’re not alone. I also love how hydrating it can be on my skin and my fine lines, especially when gently massaging it into the fine lines under my eyes. This cleanser is very gentle and hydrating! We want our product information to be useful to you, so we have done our best to provide you with the most up to date ingredients list. Loved this cleanser and how it removed makeup really well. 491 reviews. Squalane, Aqua (Water), Coco-Caprylate/Caprate, … For fans of the brand known for its scientific lotions and potions that look like they belong in a laboratory, any new The Ordinary product launch is very exciting. So comfortable, a perfect for a short night time face massage! If I couldn't afford any high level oil cleansers, this one can definitely replace those in my opinion. this is the only one that is effective at getting ALL my makeup off, and feels nice. Star of the show is squalane, a first-class hydrator that’s found naturally in the … But The Ordinary Squalene Cleanser is a good moisturizer. Bat-hen Ben Daniel. I have dry skin and I feel like this is quite a luxurious texture to put on! The formula incorporates Squalane, alongside other lipophilic esters that are gentle, moisturizing, efficient in dissolving makeup and facial impurities and increasing the spreadability of the product. Must not work for everyone unfortunately. Side note – did you know you can help improve your skin while you’re snoozing? The Moisturizer - The Ordinary have developed an oil-based cleanser to help us remove the remains of makeup and sunscreen. And hair. The Ordinary describes "Buffet" as "a multi-peptide serum designed to target multiple signs of ageing at once". I love to clean my face before serums that's just me, I clean my face with a face halo then rub the cleanser in and wipe it off. Gentle, removes make-up well and leaves skin feeling soft and clean. I have mature dry skin with spot breakouts. The Ordinary is a skin-care brand known for its affordable but highly effective products. Oh, and it's vegan too. I wasn’t sure about this cleanser initially when it turned oily on my skin but hands down I love it. The Ordinary Squalane Cleanser sold out only 24 hours after going on sale when it first launched. All of the dermatologists I spoke to said the primary benefit of squalane is its moisturising properties for smooth and soft skin. This product is so good! Will I ever stop buying this product? It doesn’t irritate the skin, and also has a softening, anti-ageing effect by enhancing the skin’s elasticity. The Ordinary Squalane Cleanser, as the name suggests, features squalane, not squalene. I only use ligthweight makeup though so I don't know how well it would remove heavier makeup. It melts the makeup away with ease and leaves my skin feeling soft. Post continues after audio. The esters in the formula help to dissolve and remove makeup, and facial impurities, detaching them from the skin's surface when rinsed with water I have never found a cleanser that I have truely ever loved apart from this! According to the brand's website, the everyday use formula uses squalane, and other 'lipophilic and emulsifying esters' that trap makeup and skin impurities to then be washed away with water. At least, not enough to label it a holy grail skincare ingredient. And most importantly of all, does The Ordinary Squalane Cleanser live up to the hype? My skin is prone to breakouts; this cleanser in no way leaves my skin feeling greasy nor does it lead to pimples. It’s super gentle but still actually feels like it cleanses my skin (some cleansers either dry out my skin, or leave it feeling like I barely did anything to it). Will be restocking on this from now on. Love the consistency, it's very therapeutic to massage it into my skin for a few minutes each night. I use it as a day and night cleanser and the first one in my double cleanse routine. The Ordinary Squalane Cleanser. This cleanser has become my new go-to. Total bargain for the price. In skincare products, squalane is an excellent moisturiser and lubricant.”. (I like to take it off with a face washer and then double cleanser with asap gentle cleanser!). It gives a beautiful, gentle, effective cleanse. Email Address. That said, Dr Sebaratnam did say there isn’t much testing and research into squalane in skincare products just yet. It was my first time using a cleanser that doesn’t foam and it’s weird at first but it works. I use this every day and night, it's perfect for sensitive, dry and irritated skin. “There is little evidence in terms of its benefits to the skin as an ingredient in cosmetics. When looking into my skincare routine I realise the way I was cleansing was too harsh and drying. I went straight for the larger option as I feel the small one will run out very quickly. Best of all, whether you’re a savvy skincare shopper or a skincare novice, The Ordinary has products that will fit your needs to a T. The Ordinary The Balance Set – Beauty Set, Skincare Set, Gift Set with Squalane Cleanser, Salicylic Acid 2% Masque, Niacinamide 10% and Zinc 1% and Natural Moisturizing Factors and HA (4 Piece Set) 4.0 out of 5 stars 13 Takes a bit of working to turn it from a more gel-like consistency into an oil but effectively removes makeup and doesn't leave your skin feeling stripped or dry. I love that it turns to an oil/balm texture and doesn’t foam. Great price, not irritating at all and effective. I like this cleanser a lot - I got the first smaller on in an Ordinary gift pack, and then I had to come back and get a big one. Just to confuse things a little more, you might see squalane spelt two different ways: squalane vs. squalene. Skin feels cleaner, even and hydrated after use! The Ordinary have designed a cleanser designed to complement all routines and all skin types. 8630879. Northern Sydney Dermatology’s Dr Liz Dawes-Higgs, Biossance Squalane + Antioxidant Cleansing Oil, Dermalogica's Pre Cleanse Oil-Busting Emulsifyer ($65.50), The Ordinary Squalane Cleanser on The Ordinary website. Removing makeup is a nightmare for me because my skin tends to react to anything and everything in makeup remover, yup even micellar water. I use it on wet skin (even though the directions say to use it on dry skin) and I feel as though it still works, just need more product, so this supersize is ideal. FYI I have mature dry sensitive skin. non irritating, even on sensitive skin. The Ordinary Multi-Peptide Serum for Hair Density. Love this product. I have normal/dry skin and find this cleanser doesn’t strip back the skin layer and it feels moisturising on the skin. Designed to be gentle enough for daily use, this balm-like formula changes to a clear oil-like texture when warmed by the palms, allowing the … £5.50. And you just need a tiny bit to remove the whole makeup. This cleanser is perfect for you. I am such a fan! A gentle cleansing product formulated to target makeup removal whilst leaving the skin feeling smooth and moisturized. I have sensitive skin with breakouts and find that acne cleansers are too drying when I use serums or spot treatments too, so this cleanser is a good gentle cleanser to balance my other products. It made my skin look and feel clean and light. Leaves my skin feeling soft and clean without that stripped feeling. After the cleanser launched in Australia last week in The Ordinary stores and on The Ordinary and DECIEM websites, it promptly sold out. 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