Hi everyone !!
So here we are again with the not green cleansers lol.
I used these for makeup removal and second cleanse options in the evening.
PRODUCT – Slaai Makeup – Melting Butter Cleanser
PRICE – $52 aud for 110g
SKIN TYPE – Any
RECOMMENDED USE – On dry skin massage over face and eyes. Add water to activate, rinse well with warm water and pat dry. May also be removed with a soft, damp cloth.
1-2 times per week, add the booster for a physical exfoliation.
Avoid the eye area when using the exfoliating booster.
A.M OR P.M- Either
HOW IT SMELLS – Like cooking oil.
HOW IT FEELS – Very good slip and a lovely thick texture which softens as soon as you touch it.
HOW MUCH DO I USE – I would say a thumbnails worth or enough to fill the attached spoon.
HOW OFTEN DO I USE – Nightly
HOW DO I USE – As directed , so massaging into skin for a minute then adding warm water to emulsify for me I then use a warm wash cloth to ensure there is no residue.
MY THOUGHTS – This does exactly as expected all makeup is easily removed and you could definitely use this to double cleanse to make sure that your skin has also been gently cleansed . Its extremely important to not use to much as it will be hard to ensure that all residue is removed.
Ive not experienced any sensitivity in the eye area nor difficulty removing waterproof eye makeup.
I add a little of the booster during a second cleanse occasionally and have found it to be very gentle and effective if it was available for purchase separately I wouldn’t buy it.
My preference is for green beauty cleansers as I enjoy the aromatic experience so whilst i don’t feel any love for this as a sensorial experience I cant deny that it works and is a bloody good makeup remover especially if you have sensitive skin or react to fragrance in products .
FACTS – Free from essential oils, silicones, fragrance, PEGs and irritants
REPURCHASE – I would it works , Its a good price point and has about 100 uses in it also I love the magnetic spoon .
INGREDIENTS – Ethylhexyl Palmitate, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Carthamus Tinctorius (Safflower) Seed Oil, Lauryl Laurate, Polyglyceryl-3 Laurate, Polyhydroxystearic Acid, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Wax, Polyglyceryl-10 Laurate, Sclerocarya Birrea Seed Oil, Euterpe Oleracea Fruit Oil, Actinidia Chinensis (Kiwi) Fruit Extract, Fragaria Ananassa (Strawberry) Seed Extract, Vaccinium Macrocarpon (Cranberry) Seed Oil, Borago Officinalis Seed Oil, Adansonia Digitata Seed Oil, Polyglyceryl-2 Caprate, Citrullus Lanatus (Watermelon) Seed Oil, Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Sweet Almond) Oil, Schinziophyton Rautanenii Kernel Oil, Vaccinium Angustifolium (Blueberry) Fruit Extract, Ximenia Americana Seed Oil, Tocopherol, Glycerin
Bamboo Booster™: Bambusa arundinacea stem extract, charcoal powder, microcrystalline cellulose, mannitol, zea mays (corn) starch, potassium sorbate
PRODUCT – Tatcha Pure one step camellia cleansing oil
PRICE – $73 for 150ml
SKIN TYPE – Any
RECOMMENDED USE – Massage into dry skin then remove with a warm wash cloth
A.M OR P.M- Either
HOW IT SMELLS – Doesn’t smell strongly of anything more a gentle pleasant aroma so beige on fragrance front.
HOW IT FEELS – Lovely light feeling on the skin.
HOW MUCH DO I USE – I bought the travel size so 6-8 pumps.
HOW OFTEN DO I USE – As a second cleanse on makeup nights or first cleanse spf only.
HOW DO I USE – As recommended
MY THOUGHTS – This does a perfectly good job at removing makeup , It did make my eyes feel slightly sensitive with regular use. Whilst this is a lovely cleansing oil it didn’t wow me as it has so many others so yay for being lucky enough to have so many amazing cleansers on the market so everyone can find something they love.
REPURCHASE – No .
INGREDIENTS – CETYL ETHYLHEXANOATE,ORYZA SATIVA (RICE) BRAN OIL,POLYGLYCERYL-10 DIOLEATE,POLYGLYCERYL-2 SESQUICAPRYLATE,WATER,GLYCERYL BEHENATE/EICOSADIOATE,PHENOXYETHANOL,ETHYLHEXYLGLYCERIN,FRAGRANCE,CAMELLIA JAPONICA SEED OIL,CAMELLIA SINENSIS LEAF EXTRACT,ALCOHOL,GLYCERIN,ALGAE EXTRACT.
PRODUCT – Kate Somerville Goat Milk Moisturising Cleanser.
PRICE – $58 aud for 120ml
SKIN TYPE – Any
RECOMMENDED USE – Gently massage into damp skin for 30 seconds, rinse and gently pat dry. Use morning and night.
A.M OR P.M- Either , although only as a second cleanse in the evening.
HOW IT SMELLS – Very comforting and soothing , wholesome even .
HOW IT FEELS – Its very creamy with a decent weight to it.
HOW MUCH DO I USE – A nice dollop .
HOW OFTEN DO I USE – Ive been enjoying as a second cleanse or spf only first cleanse.
HOW DO I USE – Well I didn’t read the directions the first few times lol, so now I use only as directed.
MY THOUGHTS – This is a beautiful cleanser and it feels so comforting and soothing on the skin and when I’ve been going all out on the actives this feels lovely on my skin. I’m thoroughly enjoying this cleanser and even tough its not the usual fragrance profile I gravitate towards I’ve come to relish the simple aroma.
REPURCHASE – Yes !!!!
INGREDIENTS – Aqua/Water/Eau, Sodium Cocoyl Isethionate, Cocamidopropyl Hydroxysultaine, Glycerin, Polyglyceryl-3 Methylglucose Distearate, Betaine, Glyceryl Distearate, Vitis Vinifera (Grape) Seed Oil, Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil, Persea Gratissima (Avocado) Oil, Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Xylitylglucoside, Propanediol, Polyacrylate Crosspolymer-6, Glyceryl Stearate, Cetearyl Alcohol, Caprae Lac (Goat Milk, Lait de Chèvre), Lactose, Milk Protein, Lactic Acid, Tocopherol, Mel Extract (Honey Extract, Extrait de Miel), Rosmarinus Officinalis (Rosemary) Leaf Extract, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Extract, Bisabolol, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice, Sodium Lauroyl Glutamate, Oryza Sativa (Rice) Bran Extract, Xylitol, 1,2-Hexanediol, Anhydroxylitol, Parfum/Fragrance, Stearic Acid, Disodium EDTA, Caprylhydroxamic Acid, Xanthan Gum, t-butyl Alcohol, Benzyl Salicylate.
Thank you for reading and I hope you were able to get something from this .
I will be aiming to post twice a week so that I can get through the backlog of reviews because I love buying and trying new products, there will inevitably be some gifted product posts but I will obviously declare that at the start of the post.
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