The sweltering weather these days has left our skin feeling exceptionally oily and sweaty; and wearing a mask hasn’t really helped.
To reduce the chance of breakouts, opt for a softening and lightweight cleanser that delivers hydration while removing all traces of impurities such as sunscreen and makeup. Cleansing water and micellar water, both no-rinse and mess-free cleansing options, can do wonders to your skin during hot summer days.
Read on for our picks of the best no-rinse cleansers that will save your skin.
This story first appeared on Prestige Hong Kong
Chanel’s Sublimage L’eau De Démaquillage is perfect for eliminating impurities thanks to its blend of antioxidant Vanilla Planifolia and purifying Harungana Extract, which leaves the skin feeling smooth and refreshed. It’s also infused with high-molecular-weight hyaluronic acid to plump and soothe the skin.
As far as cleansers go, micellar water is by far the easiest to use. With just a few drops on a cotton pad, you can wipe away the stresses of the day while sitting on the couch. Drunk Elephant’s version, E-Rase, can gently remove makeup, dirt, pollution and bacteria while refreshing the skin without stripping the skin’s acid mantle. Made with ultra-mild micelles, Vitamin E, and fatty acids, the skin is still hydrated even when squeaky clean.
La Prairie’s Crystal Micellar Water is one of the best cleanser in the market because it checks all the boxes: It’s easy to use, effective when it comes to removing makeup and impurities, and suitable for all skin type. Its combination of Liquid Crystal technology and Swiss glacier water leave the skin clean and soft, but never stripped.
Within this little tub are gentle cotton pads soaked in Hungarian brand Omorovicza’s micellar solution. The gentle water is infused with microscopic micelle molecules that act as magnets to attract dirt and oil from the face without stripping it of moisture. Tough enough to remove even waterproof makeup and SPF, the cleanser is yet still delicate enough with rose extracts to tone, purify and soothe the skin.
If the idea of cleaning your face in the morning with foam cleanser is too harsh for your liking, then this cleansing water from The History of Whoo will speak to you. Its mild and gentle formula will remove any impurities and residue without drying out the skin, making it suitable for sensitive skin.