What Can Micellar Water Do for Your Skin Care Routine

What Can Micellar Water Do for Your Skin Care Routine

Micellar water has been a hot topic as of late and also just so happens to be the perfect item to update your skin care routine this year. This cleanser is finally gaining popularity stateside after being a huge hit in Europe for years. It has multiple benefits and can really streamline your beauty regimen. We’re giving you the lowdown of what makes micellar water a skin care must, and how it can make your skin care regimen so much easier.


What is Micellar Water?

Micellar water is filled with micelles which are tiny cleansing molecules suspended in water. They attract and lift, makeup, dirt, oil, and other skin impurities like a magnet. It only takes a few cotton pads to completely clean your face and there is no rinsing or harsh rubbing needed for a good clean.


For years, micellar water was a fashion show backstage secret. Make up artists used to smuggle dozens of bottles in their checked luggage because they loved how well the product worked. Beauty fanatics swore by it and ordered online from abroad. Lucky for you, you don’t have to travel abroad or enlist anyone to bring you a bottle. You can pick up Garnier SkinActive’s Micellar Cleansing Water which comes in two versions, Original and Waterproof. Micellar water can remove everything from your skin, without stripping the good stuff, so it’s a great addition to your beauty arsenal. Additionally, Micellar water can be used both in the morning and at night.


What Can Micellar Water Do For Your Skin Care Routine

1. Make Your Routine Super Quick

Are you familiar with this scenario? You’ve had a long day and you just want to cleanse you’re face as quickly as possible and go to bed. Skin care can encompass several steps and sometimes you’re just not in the mood to wash your face. This is the perfect time to use micellar water. Simply saturate a cotton pad, press over your skin for a few seconds, and gently wipe your face; your make up will come right off. Afterwards, moisturize and you’re all done!


2. Remove Every Single Bit Of Make Up

Micellar water is incredibly effective at removing even the most resilient, stay-proof make up — it can even dissolve waterproof mascara. This is because micelles are oily molecules that are attracted to the oily molecules on your skin and in your make up. They attract and remove oil particles from your skin.


3. Refresh Your Skin

Many cleansers can dry out or irritate your skin but micellar water does neither. It is gentle and suitable for all skin types. With its balancing formula it leaves your skin feeling hydrated and supple.


4. Help Make Quick Changes

We’ve all been there when we’ve applied too much blush or slipped while applying eyeliner. Making a mistake when applying makeup can be the worst. The quick fix? Apply a little micellar water on a cotton pad or a Q-tip and you can spot treat makeup mishaps in a few seconds.


5. Be Your Perfect Travel Companion

While you’re traveling your limited in the size and amount of products you can bring on a plane, train, or bus. Micellar water makes packing easier since you’ll only need one product to clean your face every night. Pack a TSA-approved travel size bottle to use while you’re on the road. Using it will give you the best type of clean while you’re traveling. You’ll always make it part of your travel regimen going forward because it’s so easy to use.


Now that you have five compelling reasons as to why micellar water make your life super easy, why haven’t you made this miracle product part of your routine yet?