The Toronto-based beauty product line sent the industry (and skincare fans) into actual meltdown when it launched in August 2016 because it was groundbreaking, budget-friendly, and best of all, it actually worked.
Our love for The Ordinary knows no bounds. Its ability to totally streamline the list of ingredients that we put on our skin is genius. In short, we consider it to be the ultimate fuss-free regime (plus, we love the way it makes us feel like scientists, pipetting our facial oil onto our face like an alchemist).
The Ordinary is the one brand that’s proven how good skincare and makeup needn’t cost the earth. However, we admit that we are sometimes out of our depth when trying to figure out which products we should be buying based on our skin type and concerns.
Is the Squalane Cleanser is right for me? And which type of retinol will give me that baby soft skin I’ve been searching for? Will it be Granactive Retinoid 2% in Squalane? Or perhaps Retinol 0.1% in Squalane?