Body shop makeup remover

Overall Score: 77/100

Tested July 2015

The Body Shop Camomile Gentle Eye Make-up Remover is an eye make-up remover suitable for removing non-waterproof eye make-up. It claims to cleanse lashes and lids while conditioning skin around the eye area. It has been dermatologically and ophthalmologically tested and contains Community Fair Trade camomile essential oil and water sourced from the UK. It comes in a 250ml bottle with a flip top lid, and is designed to be used with cotton wool pads.

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Price when tested: £8.00

GHI Expert Verdict

The Body Shop Camomile Gentle Eye Make-up Remover is a good value, gentle eye make-up remover best suited to those with lighter eye make-up.

Overall Score: 77/100


  • Good price point for the amount you’re getting in this size
  • Many consumer testers found to be gentle on their eyes and non-irritating
  • Scored highly in lab tests for its ability to remove make-up quickly


  • Testers were not so keen on the natural scent of the product, derived from the camomile, with some finding it quite strong
  • Some found that it was not effective at removing all their makeup

All product information provided by the manufacturer is correct at time of publication.