Origins Well Offpounds 14 This gentle but effective remover sweeps away make-up easily without rubbing. Free from synthetics and parabens, this is also opthalmologisttested.
Available from Origins at Frasers and John Lewis stores.
BUY Lancome Eau Micelllaire Douceur pounds 20 Cleansing and toning -in-one, this gently removes all traces of make-up. The handy pump decants easily on to your cotton wool without any spillage. Cooling and refreshing with French Rose. From all major department stores.
There were a few naked ladies at my beauty desk last week but don't get excited girls, I've not had a change of heart - I was roadtesting these make-up removers in the office. Here are my top five.
Clinique Take The Day Offpounds 14 This really does tackle the most stubborn of long-lasters. Shake the bottle to mix the two-phase formula and apply to cotton wool. You may want to use a wipe or rinse your face afterwards as skin can feel oily.
Vie Everything Goes Make-Up Remover pounds 8 Like the clinique version this is also a two-phase remover and likewise great at getting rid of stubborn make-up anmd waterproof mascaras. Again a little oily residue is left. Simply tissue offor rinse. Available from www.vieathome.com.
Dermalogica Soothing Eye Make-Up Remover pounds 18.40 This refreshing gel remover was cooling on contact with the skin and even stubborn mascara and liner slid off. Oil-free and alchohol-free this is suitable for sensitive skins. Available from www.hqhair. co.uk.