Effaclar Micellar Water

Make-up, impurities, pollution, discomfort, a thing of the past … just one cotton pad away. Ultra cleansing make-up removing purifying and sebum-controlling purity. Targeted efficacy for sensitive oily skin.

    Enriched with La Roche-Posay Thermal Spring Water: a unique mineral diversity for soothing and anti-oxidant effects even on sensitive skin.
    The skin is cleansed of impurities and excess sebum for a fresh feeling of clean skin. EFFACLAR Purifying Micellar Water gently cleanses the skin thanks to cleansing agents selected to respect sensitive skin. It eliminates impurities and excess sebum while leaving the skin clean and fresh.

    100ml/200ml/400ml bottle


    Purifying micellar water for oily and sensitive skin. Non-rinsing. Tested on acne-prone skin. Non comedogenic. Respect the barrier function.
    For the 1st time La Roche-Posay goes beyond traditional micellar waters: The next generation of micellar waters, when Ultra-efficacy meets Ultra-tolerance.

    Specifically formulated facial cleanser for oily, blemish-prone skin. Gently cleanses the skin and removes make-up. Lifts dirt, grime and sebum away from the surface of the skin without disrupting its delicate balance and leaves the skin feeling clean and fresh.

    • Provides a feeling of freshness*
    • Removes perfectly impurties and dirt*
    • Removes 99% of foundation make-up from the 1st cotton pad**
    • Leaves the skin clear, clean and less shiny*
    • Cleans softly, does not dry the skin*

    *Self-assessement on 121 caucasian women
    **Cosmetoclinical study, 20 caucasian women

    Product efficacy

    La Roche-Posay associates the power of micelles with glycerin achieve a high make-up removal efficacy from the 1st cotton pad.
    1) Homogeneous spread: ultra-gliding formula
    2) Better adhesion on make-up and impurities
    3) Easier removal with less rubbing

    - After 1 cotton pad -99% of face make up removed.*
    - After 1 cotton pad -69% of mascara removed.*
    - Ultra-efficacy proven even against pollution fine particles (+37% efficacy with micellar water vs rinsing with purified water)**

    After 4 weeks 1/2 women say they use less cotton than with their usual product.***

    *20 Caucasian women, 20-56 years old, with a phototype I to III, with normal skin to dry skin, moderately long or long lashes (not matted) and perfectly waxed eyebrows.
    **PM2.5 REMOVAL TEST, MICROSCOPIC IMAGES Anti-adherence test on 21 women
    ***Panel: 121 Caucasian women, 18-64 years old, all skin types

    Texture & application

    Use morning and/or night on the face. Soak a cotton ball with the purifying micellar water and clean the face and neck. Dry the skin gently using a clean towel or cotton pad.

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    Thermal spring water

    Soothing and anti-oxidant effects.

    Zinc PCA

    Provides a mattifying effect.

    Our safety

    Safety standards beyond international cosmetics regulations.