Many people are used to using soap-based facial cleansers. When they hear about oil cleansers, it sounds strange to them. However, there are several drawbacks to soap-based cleansers, and oil cleansers have many extra benefits.
Even the most gentle soap formulas will dry out your skin. They strip the natural layer of good oils from your face. They also tend to be acidic, which creates a PH imbalance in the skin. Disruption of the skin’s acid mantle leads to accelerated signs of aging.