Since beauty junkies have jumped on the bandwagon of cleansing oils, balms and the like, the good ol’ makeup wipes have been getting a bad rap as ineffective and moisture-stripping. While we agree that facial towelettes can’t beat a luxurious oil in dissolving your day’s makeup, we can’t deny their convenience and efficiency in a time crunch. Luckily, delicate and nourishing options are available, and they can stand alone during emergency situations or as a prelude to your multi-step cleansing routine. Here, shop six options that’ll leave your skin clean and refreshed without irritation.
Wipe On, Wipe Off
Tip: To optimize and avoid vigorous rubbing, place the towelette on the skin and let it soak for a moment before gently smoothing it over the face.