Muji • Cleansing Oil • Cleansers

rated 4.2(28 reviews)

Average Rating.4.2
Would buy this product again.78%

rated 3 of 5 drin13 on 12/14/2010 7:43:00 AM more reviews by drin13

Age: 30-35   Skin: Other   Hair: Other   Eyes: Other    

Itīs the cheapest and easiest to find cleansing oil in my country. I got oily skin and since I discovered cleansing oils a couple of years ago I am a total convert. But this is the worst cleansing oil I have tried yet - Shu has the best ones, but other brands like Shiseido have some better ones as well.

I donīt like the consistency of this much, it does not rinse as well as the others, it might be related to some breakouts (can not prove it 100%) and maybe it is just me, but the smell is slightly strange. It is a very light, non perfumey smell, but it reminds me a bit of grease or something.

But still, itīs a cleansing oil, and better than any other water based cleansers! I might end up rebuying just because it is what I can find on a shop in my country, if it cames to an emergency.

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rated 4 of 5 Lucifiel on 11/11/2010 6:33:00 PM more reviews by Lucifiel

Age: 25-29   Skin: Combination, Fair, Cool   Hair: Black, Wavy, Fine   Eyes: Brown    

I've the version for Sensitive skin. I chose this over the one for Normal skin because my skin is quite sensitive.

Yes, it's quite heavy because of the various oils but since it's formulated to wash off after a while, I'm quite fine with it. I actually leave it on my face for about 30 seconds so it can suck up all the dirt from my face and then rise with lukewarm water. And then I follow up with some sort of cleansing milk(changing this soon).

It comes in a pump bottle for hygiene and don't get me started over how some of those "luxury" brands don't even come with hygienic packaging! And even better: they're quite generous: giving slightly over 200 ml!

All in all, a really good product for an extremely low price.

Ingredients list(from What a Wonderful World):

Olea Europea (Olive) Fruit Oil, Octyl Partimate, Sorbeth-30, Tetraisostearate Polysorbate-80, Sorbeth-30 Tetraoleate, Sorbitan Oleate, Water, Pentylene Glycol, Glycosyl Trehalose, Hydrolyzed Starch, Glycerin, Pursalene Extract, Polyquaternum-51, Citrus Grandis (Grapefruit) Seed Extract, Tocopherol, BG.

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rated 5 of 5 disti on 8/6/2010 1:43:00 PM more reviews by disti

Age: 25-29   Skin: Combination, Fair-Medium, Warm   Hair: Black, Wavy, Fine   Eyes: Brown    

I'm not sure which one i've purchased (it has red writings on it), but i suspect it's the one for normal skin.. which works perfectly fine, btw. The consistency isnt too thick, quite runny in fact compared to B&C's. It cleans out stubborn waterproof liquid eyeliner so quite happy about that. Price range is affordable. Doesn't have a distinctive smell which many girls love. It does leave you feeling clean without drying the skin, yet it doesn't feel oily. so all in all a top product! if only they supplied it in jakarta's muji, it'd be PERFECT.

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rated 5 of 5 hazefree2002 on 6/6/2010 12:42:00 PM more reviews by hazefree2002

Age: 25-29   Skin: Acne-prone, Fair-Medium   Hair: Black   Eyes: Black    

There are 2 versions, one for sensitive skin and one for normal skin,

I like the one for normal skin very much. It is light in texture and feels comfortable on the skin. I am finishing my third 400mL bottle. The price is also very reasonable - 400mL for SGD$23.

I found the one for sensitive skin (slightly more yellow in color) to be way too thick and oily for my liking. I bought the 200mL for this and it was a relief when I finished this and could go back to the one for normal skin.

Pictures and ingredients for the normal version:

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rated 1 of 5 darlie on 5/9/2010 8:10:00 AM more reviews by darlie

Age: 19-24   Skin: Normal   Hair: Black   Eyes: Black    

I was so excited to try this product because it got good reviews on the internet & makeupalley and it's very cheap compared to the cleaning oils I had been using (Shu&DHC). Turned out it gave me rash RIGHT AFTER 5 minutes I put the oil on my face. I was allergic to it and had to go see dermatologist immediately. I suspect the essentials oil were the culprits. The smell is bad and the texture and somewhat thick--like vegetable oil used for cooking. Even if I were not allergic to this, I wouldn't be buying it again.

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rated 5 of 5 *TOP REVIEWER* Green_Tea on 12/13/2009 11:25:00 PM more reviews by Green_Tea

Age: 19-24   Skin: Combination, Fair   Hair: Black   Eyes: Black    

I'm on my 5th bottle of this stuff! Simple and clean! Takes off ALL your makeup, but like all oil cleansers you need to follow with another mild cleanser. Never breaks me out.

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rated 4 of 5 *TOP REVIEWER* Jadetive on 8/14/2009 2:13:00 AM more reviews by Jadetive

Age: 19-24   Skin: Combination, Fair, Neutral   Hair: Black, Straight, Coarse   Eyes: Brown    

Like a lot of oil cleansers, this product goes onto dry skin like an oil and emulsifies into a liquid when a little water is added. It is very effective in removing makeup. The only thing I dislike about it is that it has a distinctive smell. Apart from that it's a perfect product.

UPDATE: This caused my skin to become a little dry and flaky. I realize that this is due to the inherent composition of all cleansing oils. Have stopped using cleansing oils and will switch to using olive oil + regular wash off cleansers instead.

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rated 5 of 5 *TOP REVIEWER* Vittoriak on 3/28/2009 2:59:00 PM more reviews by Vittoriak

Age: 19-24   Skin: Combination, Fair-Medium, Cool   Hair: Black, Straight, Medium   Eyes: Brown    

Amazing! There is no smell whatsoever, which is good. It removes all my makeup easily, even my eye makeup! And it does not leave my skin dry or greasy. The price is very reasonable as well. Muji actually makes really good quality stuff.

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