GENTLE TOUCH Makeup Remover
Based on 324 reviews
An extra-mild formula that effortlessly dissolves all types of makeup, from long-wearing to waterproof, quickly and easily.

GENTLE TOUCH Makeup Remover

Based on 324 reviews
An extra-mild formula that effortlessly dissolves all types of makeup, from long-wearing to waterproof, quickly and easily.
  • Exceptionally gentle skin-softening formula
  • Non-irritating, safe use around the eyes
  • Effectively removes all kinds of makeup
  • Leaves skin feeling hydrated and smooth, not oily
Skin Types:
All Skin Types
    127 ml
Why is it different?
GENTLE TOUCH Makeup Remover is a dual-phase solution that, when shaken, combines the best ingredients to quickly remove all types of makeup. It goes above and beyond other makeup removers by providing soothing ingredients and will not leave an oily or drying feeling on skin.
What does it do?
Quickly and completely removes waterproof mascara, stay-put makeup, long-wearing lipsticks, and lip stains, all without leaving a greasy residue. This unique formula was carefully formulated for delicate eyelashes and the fragile skin around the eyes.
How to use

Before or after cleansing, shake well and pour a small amount onto a cotton ball or pad. Gently wipe over the eye area, lips, face, or other areas where you want to remove makeup.

Show details

Skin Therapy Letter, September 2008, pages 5–9

Journal of Drugs in Dermatology, July 2008, pages S7–S12

Journal of Molecular Medicine, February 2008, pages 221-231

British Journal of Dermatology, August 2007, pages 295–300

Contact Dermatitis, May 2004, page 265

Contact Dermatitis, June 1999, pages 310–315

Microscopy Research and Technique, May 1997, pages 193-199

Product Ingredients

Water (Aqua), Cyclotetrasiloxane (hydration), Cyclopentasiloxane (hydration), Isohexadecane (texture-enhancing), Butylene Glycol (hydration), Glycerin (hydration/skin replenishing), Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice (skin-soothing), Bisabolol (skin-soothing), Camellia Oleifera Leaf Extract (green tea extact/antioxidant), Poloxamer 184 (texture-enhancing), Sodium Dehydroacetate (texture-enhancing), Allantoin (skin-soothing) Glycyrrhetinic Acid (skin-soothing), Sodium Chloride (stabiliser), Disodium EDTA (stabiliser), Methylparaben (preservative), Benzalkonium Chloride (preservative), Benzyl Alcohol (preservative).

Ratings & Reviews



This takes everything off and is so gentle on my skin. I use this as my first step every night on a cotton pad all over my face then follow with my cleanser in the shower. Doesn't irritate or bother my sensitive acne prone skin. Paula should also make this formula in ready to go makeup wipes. I would buy them for the convenience. Love this product!!




Definitely a staple


This product is now a staple that I can't do without! It removes all traces of make up without drying so I don't feel it stripping my skin of moisture like others. I can then reap the benefits of my cleanser knowing I'm not just wasting my cleanser on removing make up too!


Melbourne Australia


Removes foundation


I have a popular gentle face wash that I'm trying to use up that removes almost no makeup. I use Paula's makeup remover first. Then I wash with the face wash. I follow with Resist toner and 2% BHA. Pores cleaned and size reduced!


Vacaville, CA


Excellent Makeup Remover


This makeup remover is excellent. It removes all my foundation and powder easily, and there are no feelings of burning, itching or redness after. I also have fairly acne-prone skin, but this remover has not caused any issues at all. Additionally, it is very effective because just a small amount removes quite a lot.


Calgary, Canada


The best


This makeup remover is the best. It will take off any makeup quickly without leaving you greasey. I will definitly be purchasing again.


Highland, ny


HOLY GRAIL! Best Eye Makeup Remover- Beats High End!


This is amazing! It's insane to think how hard it is to find an effective, fragrance free, non irritating formula! I was using Lancome's Bi-Facil remover, but it was too expensive to repurchase. Moved to the Garnier Micellar Water, but the pH was way too high and stripped by skin. This does not irritate or feel like anything while using. The pH is perfect and something I aways stress over. This is seriously impressive! I'll never look for another eye makeup remover!




best eye make uo remonver


I have never written a review before but for this product i just had to. This is by far the best make up remover. I have never found a make up remover that does not irritate my eyes apart from this one. Even when it gets into the eyes it does not burn or sting like other make u removers. and it removes matte liquid lipsticks with just one swipe and leaves my lips feeling soft. I love other skin care products from this company as well.


new york


Works great


This is an effective liquid makeup remover, not much more to it. It doesn't sting my eyes and I don't have to scrub with a cotton round. I do follow up with a lotion or oil cleanser that I take over my eyes, but there isn't a super oily residue.


Denver, CO


Takes it all off!


I bought this ages ago and have barely made a dent! Be sure to shake it first. It is very effective for all the heavy, waterproof makeup-especially waterproof mascara and lipstick. I've also used it over my whole face and it really did the job. I'm just not sure it is a daily cleanser-i've not used it that way. So it lasts a long time if you are only using it for "spot" makeup removal. Not at all drying, which is super nice and unusual in a powerful makeup remover.


Cincinnati, Ohio




I only need to dab at my eyes to get this to remove my eye makeup. I was in awe of how well it worked. In the past I've had to pull at my eyes, even with coconut oil. With this I just put a bit on a cotton round and dab, and it comes right off. Seriously awesome- I got this for free and I never thought I would want to spend this much on makeup remover, but I will definitely be getting more.


Saint Louis MO



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