Our Top Makeup Remover Picks

Dec 19 2017, 10:04 am

Removing your makeup after a long day can be such a chore. That’s why a lot of us don’t do it, right?

Going to bed with a clean face is imperative to keeping your skin looking its best. During the day, our skin is exposed to pollution, dirt and grime, in addition to our makeup. Sleeping with all of these irritants coating our skin can lead to clogged pores, breakouts, the breakdown of collagen and a dull-looking complexion, due to the natural exfoliating process being inhibited.

It’s time to come clean. To help you gently (and quickly) dissolve even the most stubborn cosmetics and keep your skin healthy, we’ve rounded up our top makeup remover picks.


Clarins Gentle Eye Make-up Remover ($28, Murale)
Clinique Take the Day Off Makeup Remover ($22, Shoppers Drug Mart)
Estée Lauder Gentle Eye Makeup Remover ($23.50, Sears)
Fresh Soy Conditioning Eye Makeup Remover ($30, Sephora)
Marcelle Oil-Free Eye Make-Up Remover Lotion ($13.99, London Drugs)


ALMAY Oil-Free Makeup Remover Towelettes ($9.99, London Drugs)
AVEENO Positively Radiant Make-up Removing Wipes ($12.99 London Drugs)
Garnier Clean+ Soothing Remover Cleansing Towelettes ($10.99, Shoppers Drug Mart)
L’Oréal Paris Sublime Soft Soothing Cleansing Wipes ($11.99, Shoppers Drug Mart)
Sephora Express Cleansing Wipes ($11, Sephora)

* Note: these cleansing wipes are also excellent for removing eye makeup.

What is your go-to makeup remover?

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