A real blessing when it comes to cleansing skin without requiring water, micellar waters are perfect for getting rid of everyday dirt and heavy-duty make-up. These convenient cleansers are alcohol-free and do not dehydrate skin or cause any inflammation. Their formulas are safe for even the delicate skin of the orbital region and lips, and they are often enriched with botanical extracts to nourish or humectants like glycerine or hyaluronic acid to keep skin hydrated for long durations post cleanse. So, here are some of the finest micellar waters we recommend you get your hands on for instantly cleansing your skin, saving you both energy and time.
For Sensitive Skin
Bioderma Sensibio H2O Micellar Water Makeup Remover
Leaving skin thoroughly cleansed and refreshed, its physiological pH of around 5.5 helps preserve skin’s biological balance, which is essential for maintaining healthy skin.
Enriched with skin-soothing cucumber extract, this one-stop-cleansing formula instantly gets rid of heavy metals, impurities, and waterproof eye and lip make-up. Especially made for sensitive skin, it is dermatologically tested to ensure there are no adverse reactions or skin irritation.
For Purifying Skin
Dermafique Micellar Water Makeup Cleanser
Thoroughly removing all make-up residue, excess sebum, and grime from pores and rejuvenating skin, this micellar water is both dermatologically and ophthalmologically tested and safe for all skin types.
Infused with the power of micelles, this formula dissolves and breaks down and cleans out even the heaviest make-up, without causing dryness. Alcohol- and oil-free, it contains humectants like hyaluronic acid and glycerine that ensure your skin stays hydrated for long after cleanse.
For Non-Greasy Cleanse
L'Oréal Paris Gentle Eyes & Lips Express Make-up Remover
Delivering squeaky clean skin, eyelids, and lashes effortlessly with every use, this micellar remover is ophthalmologically tested.
With its Dermo-Expertise formula, this gentle make-up remover efficiently removes waterproof and long-lasting make-up, without leaving no greasy film or residue behind. Its revitalising Pro-Vitamin formulation is suitable for even the most sensitive eyes and skin, and even contact lens users.
For Enhanced Hydration
Colorbar Xpert Micellar Bi Phase Makeup Remover
Free from toxic chemicals like artificial fragrance and colour, it is also dermatologically and ophthalmologically tested.
Loaded with hydrating agents like aloe vera and liquorice extracts, along with argan oil, this bi-phasic make-up remover leaves skin super clean and soft. It contains glycerine, a humectant that helps draw in moisture and keeps skin hydrated for long. With 70% natural ingredients sourced from Morocco and Spain, this make-up removal expert is ideal for all skin types, including acne prone skin.