Cleansing Balms aren’t a new phenomenon. However, it seems that this year they have taken the skincare world by storm. Every brand who’s any brand have been introducing these cult beauty staples to their collections With the Cleansing Balm world ever evolving it can make it difficult to pick your hero balm. The huge skincare fanatics here at Belle Magazine have whittled the world of Cleansing Balms down to the very best. We like to call them ‘Hero’ products, products that will forever be in our beauty collection and forever cleansing our skin.
1. Face Matters 24/7 Balm, £55
The multi-functional luxury balm is the Tom Ford of Cleansing Balms. As the brand says “timeless beauty begins here” and with Face Matter’s beauty begins the moment you open the product. An anti-ageing balm that includes their powerful collagen boost provides the skin with a restorative at-home treatment as soon as it is placed on the skin. Though best used, in our opinion, as a nourishing cleanser the balm can also be used as a mask as the balm penetrates the skin.
Top Tip: Massage gently using circular motions around the face, Leave for a couple of minutes and simply wipe the face clean with a muslin cloth.
2. Elemis Pro-Collagen Cleansing Balm, £39.50
The most famous and most popular member of the Cleansing Balm family is Elemis’s wonder product. Renowned in its own right, the balm is uncountably a hero product. Suitable for all skin types, this powerful and deep cleansing balm simply dissolves make-up. The days of scrubbing are over,
Top Tip: Massage into the eyelashes before the rest of the face to guarantee an intense cleansing experience