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best cleansing oil

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If you're looking for an easy way to clean your face or looking to try the double cleansing trend, try using a cleansing oil. These will gently remove dirt, oil, and makeup from your skin, are easy to use, and can be used in place of or in addition to your regular cleanser.


I love a good double cleanse and have many cleansing oils I enjoy, but this unfortunately is not one of them. ...I love this cleansing oil, I follow it with the gentle cleanser in my double cleanse routine. ...Great for Double Cleanse

What it is: An antioxidant-rich cleansing oil that gently removes long-wear makeup and impurities to leave skin looking and feeling hydrated.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dryness, Dullness, and Uneven Texture

Formulation: Lightweight Oil

Highlighted Ingredients:
- 8 Plant-Derived Oils and Extracts: Calm, soften, and deliver nourishing, antioxidant-rich oils to the skin.
- Sugarcane-Derived Squalane: Weightlessly locks in essential moisture.
- Sugarcane-Derived Hemisqualane: Gently and effectively cleanses and removes makeup.

Ingredient Callouts: This product is vegan, cruelty-free, and comes in recyclable packaging.


Best cleansing oil, maybe ever...Beautiful cleansing oil. Doesn’t break me out.. in fact, breakouts I already had when I started using this healed faster. ...I love boscia’s makeup breakup cool cleansing oil slightly more, but I love the fact that I get more product from kiehl’s when both cleansing oils are the same price!

Which skin type is it good for?
✔ Normal
✔ Dry

What it is:
A lightweight oil cleanser to remove makeup and impurities.

Solutions for:
- Dryness
- Dullness and uneven texture

If you want to know more…
This lightweight essential oil cleanser emulsifies with water to a cleansing milk, gently yet effectively dissolving even the hardest to remove makeup and impurities without over-drying.


This is not the best or the worst makeup removing cleansing oil I have used. ...It takes off a full face off makeup easily, however it smells like straight vegetable oil.

What it is: A refreshing, rinse-off cleansing oil that activates with water, transforming into a silky milk that removes long-wearing, heavy, and waterproof makeup and pollutants.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Formulation: Oil

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Golden Gentian and Lemon Balm: Soothe and soften the skin for ultra-gentle cleansing.
- Moringa Extract: Gently dissolves makeup and pollutants.
- Sunflower Oil: Facilitates easy makeup removal.

Ingredient Callouts: This product comes in recyclable packaging.

What Else You Need to Know: Clarins’s laboratories have created an exclusive gentle complex, a blend of natural ingredients sourced from Le Domaine Clarins.


New favorite cleansing oil...After following up with a second cleanse I notice that there does not seem to be residue left behind like I feel with other cleansing oils....Such a lightweight cleansing oil...Overall I’ve really been loving this cleansing oil and if you’re not typically into cleansing oils-I think you might actually like this one!

What it is: A certified organic dual-phase cleansing milk that gently and thoroughly removes the appearance of dirt, oil, and makeup.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Pores, Dryness, and Dullness

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Silver Ear Mushroom: Natural alternative to hyaluronic acid with better moisture retention.
- Babassu Oil: Rich in fatty acids and antioxidants to help nourish, soften, and smooth skin.
- Sunflower Seed Oil: Contains cleansing properties that help remove excess oil and dirt.

DermalogicaPrecleanse Cleansing Oil

ITEM: 2002079

Size: 5.1 oz/ 150 mL

1.3K Reviews


Precleanse gently removes any oil, dirt and debris off the skin so that your cleanser can work directly on the skin to deep cleanse. ...Best Cleansing Oil...This doesn’t leave your skin feeling dry or irritated it’s one of the best cleansing oils.

What it is: A thoroughly cleansing oil that melts away waterproof makeup, SPF, debris, and oil without clogging pores or stripping your skin’s natural oils.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Pores, Redness, and Acne and Blemishes

Formulation: Lightweight Oil

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Vitamin E and Rice Bran Extract: Antioxidant-rich ingredients that moisturize, smooth, and soften skin.
- Kukui Nut Oil and Borage Seed Oil: Supply vitamins A and C, as well as skin-barrier-supportive omega-3 fatty acids.
- Apricot Kernel Oil: Soothes irritated skin, nourishes, and moisturizes.

ShiseidoPerfect Cleansing Oil

ITEM: 1641778

Size: 6 oz/ 180 mL

148 Reviews


Double Cleanse Secret is key!...This oil cleanser is the Perfect cleansing oil! I apply it, and just rinse off in the shower because I wear lancĂ´me 's 24 hour foundation. ...after using an entire bottle of this cleansing oil as my first cleanse in a double cleanse I don't think I can go back to any other cleansing oil or balm. it does such a great job at removing all my makeup without leaving a residue or stinging

What it is: A lightweight, hydrating facial cleansing oil that thoroughly dissolves makeup and removes visible impurities.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dryness, Dullness, and Uneven Texture

Formulation: Oil

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Grape Seed Oil: Helps improve the look of skin roughness and dullness.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, phthalates, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, sulfates SLS & SLES, triclocarban, and triclosan.

What Else You Need to Know: This multitasking cleansing oil quickly melts away waterproof makeup while maintaining skin’s moisture. It can be used on wet or dry skin.

innisfreeGreen Tea Hydrating Cleansing Oil

ITEM: 2640415

Size: 5.07 oz / 150 mL

20 Reviews


It makes the second part of my double cleanse so easy, cannot recommend enough!...I have combination skin that’s acne prone so I tend to stay away from oils, but I loved this one!! Didn’t break me out and removed makeup better than the cleansing balm I usually use.

What it is: A lightweight cleansing oil with green tea water that hydrates while dissolving makeup, sunscreen, and excess oil for a thorough cleanse.
Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dryness and Oiliness

Formulation: Oil

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Green Tea Water: Delivers antioxidant-, amino-acid-rich hydration.
- Triple Amino Acid Complex: Helps add moisture to deliver a gentle, non-stripping cleanse.
- Blend of Eight Botanical Oils

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, sulfates SLS & SLES, triclocarban, triclosan, and contains less t

amikaReset Cleansing Oil

ITEM: 2674224

Size: 6.7 oz / 200 mL

12 Reviews


this cleansing oil is much more than you think. it does not promote oiliness or heaviness. ...It really cleanses the scalp and in return, removes any flatness from oil build up and therefore gives nice bounce to the roots.

What it is: A charcoal-infused, oil-to-foam pre-wash that breaks down product buildup and oil while refreshing the scalp.

Hair Type: Straight, Wavy, Curly, and Coily

Hair Texture: Fine, Medium, and Thick

Hair Concerns:
- Oily Scalp
- Flaky and Dry Scalp
- Damage, Split Ends, and Breakage

Key Benefits:
- Removes product buildup, odor, and sweat
- Refreshes scalp
- Deeply cleans

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Pink Clay and Charcoal: Absorbs dirt, odors, and oil.
- Indian Cress Stem Extract: Enriches hair with antioxidants for a healthier scalp.
- Sea Buckthorn: Superfruit loaded with vitamin C, vitamin A, and fatty acid omega-7.

Ingredient Callouts: This product


A very luxurious cleansing oil ~...From the ingredients, to the formula, to the packaging this is by far one of the most luxurious cleansing oils I’ve used. It’s the perfect first cleanse as it easily removes all makeup and SPF within a minute or so. ...One of the best cleansing oils...This is one of the best cleansing oils I have ever used it feels so luxurious and right when I started using it I noticed it removed everything so easily.

What it is: A gentle, exfoliating cleansing oil with fruit enzymes, chia, and squalane that effortlessly removes makeup, SPF, and grime, leaving skin hydrated and glowing.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dryness, Redness, and Dullness

Formulation: Oil

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Pumpkin, Pineapple, Papaya, and Grapefruit Enzymes: Skin-smoothing fruit enzymes gently exfoliate and visibly brighten dull skin.
- Squalane, Chia, and Moringa: Act as superfood hydrators that are rich in nutrients and omegas.
- Spirulina and Kelp: Boost hydration and nourish skin for a superclean feeling.

Ingredient Callouts: This product is vegan, gluten-free, cruelty-free, and c

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