Why You Need To Try An Oil Face Wash

by Lexy Lebsack

Washing your face with oil may sound terrifying, but after hearing enough celebrities—Ginnifer Goodwin, Zooey Deschanel—and estheticians sing the praises of oil cleansers, we knew there was something there. Though it may seem counterintuitive, oil-based face wash won’t actually make your skin oily, nor will it clog your pores. The eight formulas in our slideshow remove makeup and impurities as well as traditional face wash, but they also nourish delicate skin without over-drying—which is why numerous skincare brands are jumping on the bandwagon! If our predictions are correct, drugstore formulas are right around the corner (in fact, L'Oreal's already released theirs in Europe!).

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