16 Of The Fastest Makeup Removers Ever

Soft clean skin in a snap is totally possible

Bifesta Cleansing Sheets Moist, $15.
21 Dec 2015

Bifesta Cleansing Sheets Moist, $15.

We love how these soft cottony sheets eliminate even heavy makeup and leave skin refreshed, not sticky.

Bioré Aqua Jelly Makeup Remover, $24
21 Dec 2015

Bioré Aqua Jelly Makeup Remover, $24

The jelly-like texture feels cool on the skin and spreads easily so makeup removal is a breeze.

Clinique Take The Day Off Cleansing Balm, $52.
21 Dec 2015

Clinique Take The Day Off Cleansing Balm, $52.

This balm’s soft emollient texture comforts the skin while the formula sops up even the toughest makeup.

Creme Simon Brightening Detox Micellar Water Makeup Remover for Face & Eyes, $55
21 Dec 2015

Creme Simon Brightening Detox Micellar Water Makeup Remover for Face & Eyes, $55

A no-rinse water cleanser that you swipe on with a cotton pad. It leaves skin feeling refreshed and satisfyingly clean.

Curél Makeup Cleansing Gel, $19.
21 Dec 2015

Curél Makeup Cleansing Gel, $19.

Without aggressive rubbing, this gel cleanser thoroughly melts away makeup. Yes, even thick layers of foundation.

Dr Andrew Weil for Origins Mega-Mushroom Skin-Relief Micellar Cleanser, $53.
21 Dec 2015

Dr Andrew Weil for Origins Mega-Mushroom Skin-Relief Micellar Cleanser, $53.

Gentle enough even for sensitive, angry skin, this soothes as it swipes away makeup and impurities.

Dr Vincent Cleansing Milk, $39 from Watsons.
21 Dec 2015

Dr Vincent Cleansing Milk, $39 from Watsons.

Massaging this cleansing milk onto skin makes us feel like we are having a spa facial, thanks to its luxurious texture and natural scent.

IDS Cleansing Gel, $62.
21 Dec 2015

IDS Cleansing Gel, $62.

The melty texture of this gel makes light work of heavy-duty makeup removal.

innisfree Green Tea Moisture Cleansing Oil, $30.
21 Dec 2015

innisfree Green Tea Moisture Cleansing Oil, $30.

Enriched with amino acids and mineral green tea extracts from fresh organic green tea leaves harvested from Jeju Island, this cleansing oil removes impurities while hydrating skin.

La Roche-Posay Physiological Micellar Solution, $23.
21 Dec 2015

La Roche-Posay Physiological Micellar Solution, $23.

This cleansing water is specially formulated to be extra gentle, so that it's suitable even for clinically sensitive skin.

NIVEA Extra White Make Up Clear 3 in 1 Mud Cleanser, $8.90.
21 Dec 2015

NIVEA Extra White Make Up Clear 3 in 1 Mud Cleanser, $8.90.

A multitasker that first goes on as a deep cleansing mask, then transforms into a creamy makeup remover on contact with a bit of water, and lastly becomes a foamy cleanser as you rinse it off.

Orbis The Cleansing One, $38.
21 Dec 2015

Orbis The Cleansing One, $38.

Great for dry or sensitive skin, this cleansing oil doesn't strip skin of its natural oils so that it remains healthy, soft and supple.

Porcelain Revive Makeup Cleanser, $55.
21 Dec 2015

Porcelain Revive Makeup Cleanser, $55.

A lightweight milk cleanser that glides over skin to sop up impurities. Tissue it off to reveal a clean and glowing complexion.

Shiseido Creamy Cleansing Emulsion, $62.
21 Dec 2015

Shiseido Creamy Cleansing Emulsion, $62.

A rich cleanser, which is best suited to dry skin. It nourishes skin with moisturisers as it cleans.

Tom Ford Purifying Cleansing Oil, $110.
21 Dec 2015

Tom Ford Purifying Cleansing Oil, $110.

A luxurious oil that infuses skin with nutrient-rich natural oils like evening primrose oil, buriti oil and botanical extracts like ginseng root extract to cleanse and detoxify skin.

Vichy Pureté Thermal 3-in-1 One Step Cleanser, $30.
21 Dec 2015

Vichy Pureté Thermal 3-in-1 One Step Cleanser, $30.

The 3-in1 functions of this cleanser includes a cleansing face milk, eye makeup remover and toner, which leaves skin comfortable and balanced.

The last thing you need to worry about during this party season is how (or how long it’s going to take) to remove all that heavy-duty makeup. Plus, who wants to spend an hour or so going through a lengthy cleansing routine after you’ve staggered home post-drinks?

The answer to not having to even think about it? Makeup removers. They’re fast, easy to use and will make light work of cleaning your face.

Here’s our compilation of 15 of the best - your tired self will thank you (and us).

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