Oil Cleansing Method (OCM)

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3.3

385 reviews

61%
would repurchase
3.2/5
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1.0
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5 years ago

I'm sitting here, reading OCM reviews because even after my very failed foray into it, there's such an allure to the method and the way it's worked for others! About 5 years ago, I spent a few...

About reviewer (20 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinCombination, Fair, Warm

HairBrunette, Wavy, Medium

EyesGreen



5.0
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5 years ago

I have been oil cleansing for about a month now, and I will never go back. I use either 100% grapeseed oil, 100% almond oil (both food grade) or a combination of both. I rub the oil on my skin,...

About reviewer (111 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinOily, Dark, Neutral

HairBlack, Curly, Medium

EyesBrown


5.0
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5 years ago

Everyone's skin is unique and will react differently to methods of cleansing. After using the OCM for several years, here are some things that I have discovered either from personal use and by...

About reviewer (46 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium

HairBlond

EyesBlue


1.0
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5 years ago

I've tried OCM for a few times (not in a row) as a deep cleansing routine. I use combination of castor oil and sweet almond oil. Yes, I found I have the same experience as those whose clogged pores...

About reviewer (121 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinAcne-prone, Fair-Medium, Warm

HairOther, Wavy, Medium

EyesBlack


3.0
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5 years ago

Back in 2004, I learned about OCM, or Oil Cleansing Method for facial cleansing. I only do it once a month now as I never had the guts to stick out the purging phases. But it really does being a...

About reviewer (14 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinAcne-prone, Fair, Not Sure

HairBrown, Straight, Fine

EyesGreen


1.0
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5 years ago

I tried this only for a week and a half and should've read reviews here before I even tried that long and wasted money on organic oils. My skin HATED, HATED, HATED oil cleansing. I tried...

About reviewer (74 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinCombination, Fair, Cool

HairBrown, Curly, Fine

EyesOther


1.0
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5 years ago

This is the worst thing I have ever done to my skin and I really regret trying it! I have normal/combination skin which has always been clear as in I have never had proper acne, only the occasional...

About reviewer (3 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinCombination, Medium

HairBrunette

EyesBlue


1.0
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5 years ago

A "friend" of a cool blogger and hairstylist living in Paris swore that jojoba oil works wonders on removing blackheads and making your skin trouble free. She went into detail describing the...

About reviewer (15 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinSensitive, Fair, Cool

HairBrown, Wavy, Fine

EyesGreen


5.0
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5 years ago

I have normal to dry skin, no acne, no blackheads, my skin isn't particularly sensitive. It's just getting old :/ I've been oil cleansing for quite some time now. After using Castile soap...

About reviewer (239 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinDry, Fair-Medium, Neutral

HairBrown, Wavy, Coarse

EyesBrown


1.0
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5 years ago

Like dissolves like in theory. Not in practice when talking about plant oils and human skin lipids. OCM is best for dry skinned folk and those with clog prone, acne prone skin should stay away...

About reviewer (318 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinDry, Olive, Neutral

HairBrunette, Wavy, Fine

EyesBrown



1.0
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5 years ago

I'm sitting here, reading OCM reviews because even after my very failed foray into it, there's such an allure to the method and the way it's worked for others! About 5 years ago, I spent a few...

About reviewer (20 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinCombination, Fair, Warm

HairBrunette, Wavy, Medium

EyesGreen



5.0
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5 years ago

I have been oil cleansing for about a month now, and I will never go back. I use either 100% grapeseed oil, 100% almond oil (both food grade) or a combination of both. I rub the oil on my skin,...

About reviewer (111 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinOily, Dark, Neutral

HairBlack, Curly, Medium

EyesBrown


5.0
Created with Sketch.

5 years ago

Everyone's skin is unique and will react differently to methods of cleansing. After using the OCM for several years, here are some things that I have discovered either from personal use and by...

About reviewer (46 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium

HairBlond

EyesBlue


1.0
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5 years ago

I've tried OCM for a few times (not in a row) as a deep cleansing routine. I use combination of castor oil and sweet almond oil. Yes, I found I have the same experience as those whose clogged pores...

About reviewer (121 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinAcne-prone, Fair-Medium, Warm

HairOther, Wavy, Medium

EyesBlack


3.0
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from

5 years ago

Back in 2004, I learned about OCM, or Oil Cleansing Method for facial cleansing. I only do it once a month now as I never had the guts to stick out the purging phases. But it really does being a...

About reviewer (14 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinAcne-prone, Fair, Not Sure

HairBrown, Straight, Fine

EyesGreen




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