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After making a splash as a beauty newcomer, micellar water looks set to stay. Our testers put three formulas to the test...

Sothys Micellar Cleansing Water, PS23, available in Sothys salons and spas nationwide (sothys-uk.co.uk) GENTLE enough to be used on both the eye area and skin, this fragrance-free cleansing water is a great multitasker. Perfect for sensitive skins, it removes make-up, dirt and debris without ever stripping skin and leaving it feeling parched. It does take a few attempts with a cotton pad to clean skin thoroughly, though.

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Bioderma Sensibio H2O Micelle Solution, PS10.50 (Escentual.com) I'M RAT A HER susceptible to waking up with panda eyes, but since being introduced to this product, those black smudges have ceased. The silky water-like liquid cleans off my clunky old mascara and kohl eyeliner in no time, leaving my rather sensitive skin feeling clean and calm, with absolutely no redness or irritation.

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Le Couvent de Minimes 3-in-1 Micellar Water, PS16 (lecouventdesminimes.co.uk) FRESH, fragrant and gentle, not only does this come in a pretty bottle, it's as clear and light as water. A little goes a long way and leaves skin soft and smelling sweetly of cornflowers, without being sickly. Ideal after a grimy cycle ride home from work.

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Title Annotation:Features
Publication:The Birmingham Post (England)
Date:Feb 18, 2016
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