Drunk Elephant E-Rase Milki Micellar Water Review
By Ree

Drunk Elephant E-Rase Milki Micellar Water Review

24 Jun 2020 (Updated: 15 Jul 2020)

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I am a huge fan of Drunk Elephant cleansers, so this new launch is super exciting! Here’s the lowdown on the brand new Drunk Elephant E-Rase Milki Micellar Water.

Drunk Elephant E-Rase Milki Micellar Water
Drunk Elephant E-Rase Milki Micellar Water

Update 1st July 2020

The new micellar just launched at Space NK* and Cult Beauty*.

I absolutely love DE’s balm cleanser, the Slaii Makeup-Melting Butter Cleanser, and I also really like the jelly cleanser as a second cleanse or morning cleanse. They also have some cleasning bars, and I guess the only thing missing from their cleansing portfolio was a micellar water. Well that has now been addressed.

What is Drunk Elephant E-Rase?

The strap line for this product is, Remove + Refresh.

Drunk Elephant E-Rase Milki Micellar Water
Drunk Elephant E-Rase Milki Micellar Water
  • Ceramide-rich Micellar Water
  • Formulated to thoroughly & gently remove makeup, dirt, pollution, and bacteria
  • For use on the face and eyes
  • Won’t sensitise, irritate or strip the skin’s acid mantle
  • Uses a unique combination of moisturising ceramides, plant oils, & vitamin E
  • Formulated with ultra-mild micelles to lift away makeup and dirt
  • Vitamin E, replenishing fatty acids and antioxidant-rich, nonfragrant plant oils (marula, baobab, mongongo, wild melon seed, ximenia seed, passionfruit, and sweet almond) nourish the skin
  • Skin is cleansed while the barrier is supported
  • Gentle enough to be used all over the face including the eyes
  • Designed to be used before, after, or in place of your nighttime cleanse
  • Formulated at a pH of 5.0 to ensure skin is acidic enough to protect good bacteria
  • Free from essential oils, silicones, sulfates, frgagrance and PEGs

How to Use it

DE suggest that that you gently smooth over the face, eyes, and lips with a soft cotton pad, holding for a few seconds on heavily made-up areas. Avoid scrubbing, tugging or rubbing. Can also be used anytime in between facial cleansing. Shake before use.

My Review

I have to say, this is not a classic micellar. The texture reminds me more of a serum, or a thick essence type product and the way it feels on the skin seems like more of a hydration treatment than a cleanser.

I have used this to remove makeup a couple of times before I go in and do proper cleanse, but you do need quite a lot of product to remove heavy makeup. So that’s not my preferred way to use it.

I really like the texture. It is like a watery milk that melts into a clear water solution. It feels super gentle and hydrating.

My favourite way to use this is when I want a quick morning cleanse. I love the way it sits on the cotton pad, rather than sinking into it.

Drunk Elephant E-Rase Milki Micellar Water
Drunk Elephant E-Rase Milki Micellar Water

It makes skin feel so fresh and clean, and super smooth and plump. I like to do it straight out of bed before I do my workout as it’s so refreshing and wakes up my face.

It actually makes a lovely second cleanse because it’s very soothing and hydrating. Before I tried it I was completely expecting it to be the cleanse number one! I have to confess, it won’t become an essential part of my routine, but it is really pleasant to use.

Where to buy Drunk Elephant E-Rase Milki Micellar Water

E-Rase is available NOW at:

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