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10 popular cleansing balms

Lots of people prefer using a cleansing balm as a first step in the PM routine to remove makeup and sunscreen plus dirt and pollution. So here are some popular cleansing balms. Have you've tried them?

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Clean It Zero Cleansing Balm

Clean It Zero Cleansing Balm product review
Clean It Zero Cleansing Balm product review
Clean It Zero Cleansing Balm product review
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xoxlood21


Dry/Sensitive

Banila Co Clean it Zero Cleansing Balm✨: This is our holy grail 🙌 product to remove all the makeup/sunscreen off the face at the end of the day. Its an oil free cleanser that completely removes all of your makeup (even heavy eye makeup) without stripping off your natural oils or irritating your skin/ sensitive eye area It does contain fragrance, but since it’s a wash off, it’s not an issue personally, but if you have a known sensitivity towards Fragrance, you could be cautious with it and patch test before using it on your face. It comes with a very practical and pretty packaging that looks gorgeous on your bathroom counter (always a plus point 😉) and also comes with a scoop which makes it a lot more hygienic! Other attributes: it’s alcohol free ☑️and sulphate free ☑️ How to use it? 💗Step 1: Scoop out a small amount of the product and massage it on to your dry face (make sure your hands 🖐️ are dry as well) 💛Step 2: Emulsify with a splash of water using your fingertips until all your makeup melts off 💜Step 3: Rinse your face with water 💦 Don’t forget to be gentle and kind to your skin 🥰

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Radiance Cleansing Balm

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Kelly Reviews


Oily/Sensitive

WHAT IS IT?👀 Gentle cleansing balm that melts into an oil. Breaks down makeup, sunscreen & oils. Best suited as a makeup remover/ first cleanse. Suitable for all skin types🥳 PERSONAL EXPERIENCE🙋🏽‍♀️ Okay, so I am very picky when it comes to oil cleansers esp balms😩 I don’t appreciate oil cleansers that: 1. Leave a film/residue on the skin 2. Dries out/strips my skin 3. Clogs my pores & causes breakouts I can confidently say this balm cleanser does non of the above💃🏻. It’s incredibly gentle, it smells lovely & effectively breaks down spf & makeup. I must also admit it’s my first ever Korean cleansing balm & I love it🥳. It didn’t really sting my eyes unless I have really stubborn waterproof mascara/eyeliner on. It doesn’t leave a film on my skin after rinsing which is amazing🥰. It felt really good on my skin & left my skin feeling soft, smooth & clean! It melted down well & emulsified well. A little goes a long way & I’m very happy I tried this one! Love Beauty of Joseon products & the balm cleanser did not disappoint💛 REPURCHASE- Yes WORTH A TRY?- Absolutely! RECOMMEND- Yes! I think everyone may enjoy this one🥰 FEEL & FINISH? - White solidified oil - Scoops out like sorbet - Melts down seamlessly into a silky oil - Housed in a white screw cap container - No residue/film - Soft, clean & radiant skin FRAGRANCE? - Yes- I think I might have the older version - Soft perfumy floral scent - Not overpowering at all HOW DOES IT WORK WITH OTHER PRODUCTS? - 🥰 - No residue/film after rinsing PROs👏🏽 - Effectively breaks down makeup & spf - Non drying/stripping - No residue/film - Gentle - Skin looks radiant - Pleasant scent - Longevity (little goes a long way) - Travel friendly - Feels so silky on my skin

Radiance Cleansing Balm

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Radiance Cleansing Balm

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Green Clean Makeup Removing Cleansing Balm

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Green Clean Makeup Removing Cleansing Balm product review
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skincare12


Dry/Sensitive

💚FARMACY GREEN CLEAN MAKE UP MELTAWAY CLEANSING BALM💚 🌱Third time buying this after my mother stole the first😅😅 🌱Absolutely brilliant, especially with wearing sun cream and makeup. 🌱Takes off everything with no dramas. Skin looks and feels so good afterwards. really like this cleanser - it’s light and removes all of my make-up easily. Easy to use and comes off and leaves your face clean. 🌱 My absolute favourite cleanser ever. It does what it’s supposed to do, smells like an ice lolly and does not break me out.  🌱I always use it after a day of heavy makeup and it makes my skin so fresh and light after using it.  No matter how many cleansing balms I go through, I’ll always come back, my go to.  🌱Honestly, I don't know why I try and use anything else. 🍀Refresh your complexion with the Green Clean Make Up Meltaway Cleansing Balm from FARMACY, a New York-based brand that combines innovative science with clean, locally grown ingredients to deliver farm-to-face skincare with effective results. 🍀Utilising Papaya Extract, the balm-to-oil formula creates a luxurious lather upon contact with water to gently exfoliate and refine skin, without stripping or drying. Sunflower and Ginger Root Oils effectively dissolve stubborn makeup and impurities.

Green Clean Makeup Removing Cleansing Balm

Farmacy
Green Clean Makeup Removing Cleansing Balm

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All Clean Balm

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carrotstickbeauty


Dry/Resilient

This is probably one of the most affordable cleansing balms out in the market! I bought the 120g and it is such a bang for your buck! It took me months to finish this. I also like how it is NOT a screw type lid that you need to twist off to get into the product. It makes it easier for me. The texture of this one feels like a sorbet and it melts into my skin into an oil. It can be chunky if you use too much. Applying this to my skin is not a drag. It glides into my skin very well. It also dissolves makeup decently. You can detect a citrus scent in this product. Personally it does not bother me. It did not sting nor cause any sensitivities to my skin even when I have breakouts. It was very easy to wash this product off. It turns into a milky color when it get in contact into water. I washes off effortlessly without leaving any oily residue. This also doesn't fog my vision when washing it away. My skin feels refreshed and clean without the stripping feeling! I love it. I love it for its performance, packaging and pricetag! Definitely a repurchase.

All Clean Balm

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All Clean Balm

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Deep Clear Cleansing Balm

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Deep Clear Cleansing Balm product review
Deep Clear Cleansing Balm product review
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JillF


Dry/Resilient

Ever since I discovered cleansing balm, my skincare game has changed. The way this cleansing balm removes makeup, including waterproof mascara and lipsticks, is incredible!! Not to mention, it's so gentle and non-irritating, no harsh rubbing involved. I massage this on dry skin, add a little water to completely melt makeups and impurities, then rinse off. So what's in it? - Green Tea Seed Oil and Rice Bran Oil, which are powerful ingredients in cleansing and hydrating skin at the same time. - Tea tree extract and Centella extract calm and soothe skin. - Macadamia seed oil and sunflower seed oil nourish and moisturize skin.

Deep Clear Cleansing Balm

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Deep Clear Cleansing Balm

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Take The Day Off Cleansing Balm

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Skincarebyzuzu


Dry/Resilient

Clinique’s Take The Day Off Cleansing Balm is the makeup remover in a silky balm formula. Its a lightweight oil based balm that does a fantastic job in removing waterproof makeup from the face , works well on acne prone skin as welll. it emulsifies well and does not leave your skin dry or greasy ! Please keep a spatula with it thats My only suggestion 😝 Its Free from parabens. phthalates. fragrance. Just happy skin! It is sold in two sizes And this one is a travel size ,so less pricey!

Take The Day Off Cleansing Balm

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Take The Day Off Cleansing Balm

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Green Tea Pure Cleansing Balm

Green Tea Pure Cleansing Balm

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Green Tea Pure Cleansing Balm

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No.3 Pore & Makeup Cleansing Balm with Green Tea and Charcoal

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No.3 Pore & Makeup Cleansing Balm with Green Tea and Charcoal product review
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skinsupportco


Oily/Resilient

@numbuzin_official pore & makeup green tea + charcoal cleansing balm 🌿💚🖤 ughhh I had to wait to use this as I wanted to capture those dreamy texture shots but I’m so glad I’ve been able to dig into this balm. it has quickly become a staple in my routine especially leading up into summer here I’m reapplying my spf more frequently so my more gentle cleansers just aren’t cutting it when it comes to removal and I honestly forgot why I stopped using balm cleansers! this has reminded me how much I love them! this cleansing balm does the best job of removing heavy makeup, spf and washing away impurities without leaving my skin feeling dry. i love that it’s enriched with green tea-derived ingredients such as the oil, powder and extracts making it super gentle and charcoal powder and french kaolin clay to unclog my pores and remove excess sebum, leaving my skin smooth and clear. it’s perfect for my acne skin. I mean just look at how effortlessly it is removed with a tissue leaving no residue behind 🤤🤤 ✨|#ad| pr/gifted from @stylekorean for review purposes only✨

No.3 Pore & Makeup Cleansing Balm with Green Tea and Charcoal

numbuzin
No.3 Pore & Makeup Cleansing Balm with Green Tea and Charcoal

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Aqua Bomb Cleansing Balm

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Aqua Bomb Cleansing Balm product review
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Loveskinroutine


Oily/Sensitive

𝐀𝐪𝐮𝐚 𝐁𝐨𝐦𝐛 𝐌𝐚𝐤𝐞𝐮𝐨 𝐑𝐞𝐦𝐨𝐯𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐂𝐥𝐞𝐚𝐧𝐬𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐁𝐚𝐥𝐦 100ml 𝐕𝐞𝐧𝐭𝐚𝐣𝐚𝐬 & 𝐂𝐨𝐧𝐭𝐫𝐚𝐝𝐢𝐜𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐞𝐬: - Se necesita poca cantidad - Se funde de inmediato en la piel - Contiene perfume - Se nota demasiado la fragancia - Elimina el bidn el maquillaje pero no del todo el de ojos 𝐓𝐞𝐱𝐭𝐮𝐫𝐚: Como se aprecia en la foto su textura es densa al cogerla con la espatula pero se funde al instante en la piel retirando la grasa, suciedad e maquillaje. 𝐌𝐢𝐬 𝐏𝐞𝐧𝐬𝐚𝐦𝐢𝐞𝐧𝐭𝐨𝐬: Es un buen balsamo limpiador y nada mas, fin. Es broma si no tengo decepciones y siempre espero algo mejor o maravilloso y nunca lo es 😒 Me gustaria que hubiera en todis los productos tamaños pequeños para saber si es para tu tipo de piel o no resultaba lo que esperabas. Yo al principio notaba irritacion en las mejillas, la cara se sentia suave e hidratada pero con irritacion, no me suele pasar en todos los productos pero en algunas ocasiones si me ocurre. Lo recomiendo para pieles secas o grasas que no sean sensibles a la fragancia de este producto, tambien para uso mas de invierno que de verano. En especifico este producto es bueno para retirar el maquillaje basico, la suciedad y para una doble limpieza con un acabado suave e hidratada en la piel.

Aqua Bomb Cleansing Balm

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Aqua Bomb Cleansing Balm

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1025 Dokdo Cleansing Balm

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Ilariaghi


Dry/Resilient

very moisturizing and fast absorbing, wonderful packaging

1025 Dokdo Cleansing Balm

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1025 Dokdo Cleansing Balm

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The packaging is so cuteee
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