Daily Archives: Mar 7, 2006

Kose Softymo Super Cleansing Oil Review

I have always loved Kose Softymo Deep Cleansing Oil so when I came across Kose Softymo Super Cleansing Oil during a trip back to Hong Kong and it was surprisingly dirt cheap, I decided...

Kose Softymo Deep Cleansing Oil Review

As much as I love my high end cleansing oils, there are some pretty good drugstore ones out there too. Case in point? The Kose Softymo Deep Cleansing Oil I have been using for...

Shu Uemura High Performance Balancing Cleansing Oil Review

I purchased my first cleansing oil back in 1999 from none other than Shu Uemura, the creator of the first oil-based cleanser in Japan. While the iconic product comes in various versions for different skin...

Fancl Mild Cleansing Oil Review

Back in the late 90s, Japanese beauty brand Fancl was really popular in Hong Kong and Mild Cleansing Oil ($28) was one of their best-selling products. The Fancl Mild Cleansing Oil utilizes nano-technology to penetrate...

DHC Deep Cleansing Oil Review

Back in college, I LOVED DHC Deep Cleansing Oil, one of the best-selling cleansers in Japan that is literally featured in EVERY single beauty magazine! Using olive oil as its main ingredient, the DHC Deep...

What is a Cleansing Oil?

Back when cleansing oils were first introduced to the Western market (thanks to MAC), a lot of people had doubts. How do you wash makeup off with oil? Doesn't oil make your face greasy...