Once a well guarded secret among beauty experts, micellar water is now considered the ultimate skincare staple.
You no longer need to maximise your liquid allowance travelling from France across the channel – filling your case with as many bottles as you can carry. The beauty hero is now ubiquitous, stocked at every drugstore and online retailer with a seemingly endless selection to choose from, all of which boast unique skincare benefits.
What is micellar water?
Micellar water was created in 1991 by Bioderma and immediately shook up the way in which people would remove their makeup. Considered by many to be a one-step solution, it was designed to combine both cleansing and toning in one fell swoop. The liquid removes even the most stubborn of foundations or waterproof mascaras, excess sebum and other impurities like dirt and grime without stripping your skin of its natural moisture.
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