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Stella_Y
FARMACY - Green Clean Makeup Removing Cleansing Balm
- $34 (3.4oz) CLINIQUE - Take The Day Off Cleansing Balm
Balm” - $38 (3.8oz) I’ve been using Farmacy’s cleaning balm religiously for awhile now. However, it’s been getting harder and harder to find this product in stores. It seems like it is never in stock when I need it, and when they are in stock, I don’t feel comfortable hoarding a lot because of how easily it melts when the weather gets hot. Because of the inconsistency of the stock, I’ve been forced to find an alternative product. That’s when I stumbled across Clinique’s cleaning balm. My Farmacy one just ran out and I was desperately in need of one, so I decided to give Clinique’s a try. To my surprise, it was extremely similar to Farmacy’s cleaning balm. The three main things that I look for when finding a suitable cleaning balm, is the products ability to remove my makeup, the texture, and how soft the balm is. The reason that I used Farmacy’s balm religiously is because of how soft the balm is and how well it was able to remove my make up. The texture was also nice, which makes it feel good when applied to my face. To my surprise, Clinique’s balm was all of the above, and it was able to melt into my skin and has an oily feel to it. Clinique’s bottle design is also superior in my opinion. The bottle is wider in radius and shorter in height, which makes it easier to get the balm out of the bottle when you are near the bottom. Definitely an A for bottle design.
Mar. 31, 2020
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SashaFinkelsteinBoth are pretty bad for the environment because they have polyethylene which is a type of plastic. It can hurt marine wildlife because we wash it off and it goes down the drain. I would recommend the banilla and co balm!
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Kelssss
Sweeping in the fall season
Sweeping in the fall season with my favorite green trio from @farmacybeauty ⠀ 🍂 Deep Sweep: I love when I say love I mean I can’t go without my deep sweep bha toner! This stuff has helped so much with my mascne and I am forever thankful for it! Definitely a staple in my collection. FARMACY - Deep Sweep 2% BHA Pore Cleaning Toner With Moringa + Papaya ⠀ 🍂 Daily Greens: you guys know how much I love my daily greens. I can’t wait until the day that I can be reunited with my full size again! (On my Christmas wish list!) as for now this mini will do. FARMACY - Daily Greens Oil-Free Gel Moisturizer with Moringa and Papaya ⠀ 🍂 Green Clean: The best makeup melt ever! I makes my skin so clean and nourished but it does leave a film on my lashes sometimes that’s the only downfall. FARMACY - Green Clean Makeup Removing Cleansing Balm ⠀ Have you tried any of these green beauties? Which is your favorite?!
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Kayhackney
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NEW IN: my skin care ritual just got fancy
ULTA had ELEMIS - Pro-Collagen Perfect Partners on sale and I just had to guys. I love Elemis products and have been dying to try these two products. I love cleansing balms. They are the best thing to remove waterproof makeup without stinging and irritating your eyes. Yes, micellar water works as well but I usually use it after to make sure everything is off . This cleansing balm is so luxurious and oh my word the smell is absolutely divine. The balm is based with rose and mimosa waxes and are infused with elderberry, starflower and optimega oils and supercharged with anti-aging algae, padina pavonica— a Mediterranean algae with proven outstanding anti-aging benefits. Some of my favorites are: CLINIQUE - Take The Day Off Cleansing Balm (works well but they test on animals) BANILA CO - Clean It Zero Cleansing Balm Original Then I met you - Living Cleansing Balm After cleansing, I follow up with my new favorite retinol alternative ingredient, Baluchiol in ACURE - Radically Rejuvenating Dual Phase Bakuchiol Serum . I use this twice a day before moisturizing for that extra bit of moisture and protection from free radicals. I have to be honest, I have not tried the cream. I’m sure it is divine but I’m currently half way through two creams and it seemed wasteful to open this one... and I wouldn’t really be giving it a good test run if I’m still using the others right!? I will update in a later post. What other cleansing balm should I try? Thank you. Be Kind, Stay Beautiful **Elemis, Banila Co, Then I met you are all 🐰cruelty free.
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iso.beauty
All the cleansers I have emptied in 2020!! Im still trying all different cleansers but one item I will definitely repurchase: FARMACY - Green Clean Makeup Meltaway Cleansing Balm I feel all other ones are replaceable except for this one!
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I've tried them and found this one is the BEST...
I've tried them and found this one is the BEST...
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scarlet1992
EVE LOM Cleanser
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Farmacy Green Clean
Farmacy Green Clean
FARMACY - Green Clean Makeup Removing Cleansing Balm this cleansing balm is definitely a cult favorite & I had decided to pick it up during the spring Sephora VIB sale because of all the amazing reviews I was hearing about it! essentially, this is makeup remover and face cleanser that is marketed to melt virtually all makeup - leaving skin hydrated and silky smooth ya girl has been using this regularly for the past 6 months and I think this product lives up to its claims 👏 on a everyday basis, it easily removed all my sunscreen, mascara, and brow gel. on my heavier makeup days, it melted away all my eyeshadow, foundation, blush and highlighter effortlessly. it has a luxurious, creamy feel and has never left a film / residue on my skin. overall, I think this product removes everything like a dream & although it’s $34 for 3.4 oz, a little bit can go a long way (it’s lasted me half a year) so this product is 5 stars in my book! definitely think it’s worth the price & would definitely recommend it to my homies 💯
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skin_unfiltered
Green Clean Makeup Removing Cleansing Balm
FARMACY-Green Clean Makeup Removing Cleansing Balm
Old vs New: Battle of the Cleansing Balms ✨
Old vs New: Battle of the Cleansing Balms ✨
I work at a make up store so I wear a full face of make up 4-6 days a week. I’m a firm believer in the double cleansing method. It’s where you take a balm or oil cleanser to your face to remove all traces of make up and then go in with a traditional cleanser. With this method of make up removal/cleansing you’re getting everything off, cleansing your face, and providing yourself with a blank canvas for your skincare to work the best it can. ✨ The CLINIQUE - Take The Day Off Cleansing Balm has been a holy grail product of mine for at least 5 years now if not longer. It’s a hard balm that easily melts between your fingers. There is no scent to this product which I enjoy. I usually take a little bit, rub it between my fingers, and apply it straight to my face. This does an AMAZING job at removing all my make up. When you rinse off the product it doesn’t leave behind a residue or slippery feeling. It also doesn’t sting or make your eyes blurry. If it weren’t so expensive at $30 it would be the perfect make up remover. I decided not to repurchase purely based on price and the fact I wanted to see what else was out there. This brought me to the DERMA•E - Universal Cleansing Balm . For $13 you get almost the same amount of product as the Clinique. I saw good reviews on Ulta’s website so I decided to give it a try. Firstly, it’s A LOT softer than the Clinique. I’m not really a fan of the texture. It’s almost like a vaseline consistency. It also has a herbal rose smell that I’m not a fan of. It does do a good job of taking off my make up but it feels really weird on the face because of its soft texture. When you rinse it off there is a film left behind so you have to be very careful you get it all off. It doesn’t sting my eyes or make it blurry. I don’t think the Derma E is a bad cleansing balm and I will continue to use it til I run out but I definitely won’t repurchase it. It did a good job at taking off my make up but the experience wasn’t as pleasant as it is with the Clinique. I feel like I had to work with it more while the Clinique is effortless. I’m still on the hunt for a better cleansing balm! Please leave me a comment with your favorites ✨
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Mallory
Take The Day Off Cleansing Balm
CLINIQUE-Take The Day Off Cleansing Balm
Maybe you've been hearing the
Maybe you've been hearing the phrase doublecleanse more and more lately. It's definitely the very trendy thing to do right now when it comes to skincare. I believe to first using an oil-based or balm cleanser that will really lift the impurities and the second is to use something that's super gentle and lathers nicely. Because the main benefit of double cleansing is that products can be more effective when applied to an already clean face, so having that first cleanser to remove and the second to penetrate is never a bad thing. I have recently added a new cleanser to my double cleansing routine and it's done an amazing job of sloughing away makeup and keeping my skin clear, yet nourished. Say hello to the Farmacy Green Clean Makeup Meltaway Cleansing Balm. At night, I go straight with this sorbet-texture formula that waves goodbye to waterproof mascara and even heavy foundation then it emulsify to more of a creamy texture that leaves your skin without any oily residue. I only use a tiny amount and then use a wash cloth to remove the balm as the first step to a double cleanse. I just love how gentle and non-drying this product feels. That happens because it has non-comedonic and non-irritating ingredients, including sunflower and ginger root oils that leaves skin hydrated and silky smooth. Moringa extract that nourishes and Papain to gently exfoliate the skin. It also contains a unique blend of lime, bergamot and orange essential oils that makes this product smell refreshing. As for packaging, I like how it came with a spatula which is super handy in keep it all hygienic.
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adpbeauty
Green Clean Makeup Removing Cleansing Balm
FARMACY-Green Clean Makeup Removing Cleansing Balm
Versed Day Dissolved Cleansing Balm
Versed Day Dissolved Cleansing Balm
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skincareglam
DAY DISSOLVE Cleansing Balm
VERSED-DAY DISSOLVE Cleansing Balm
I haven’t changed my mind abou
I haven’t changed my mind about farmacybeauty green clean. It is still by far the best cleansing balm I have ever used and definitely a favourite skincare product! It’s very similar to banilaco but I find that this doesn’t feel as greasy on my skin. I also really enjoy the subtle fresh, citrusy scent 😍 anyways, look at that texture tho!
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skinwithrina
Green Clean Makeup Removing Cleansing Balm
FARMACY-Green Clean Makeup Removing Cleansing Balm
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