Denser than foam (think shaving foam) for a more thorough clean, but lighter than cream or gel, they are made for slightly sensitive oily-combination skins.
1. La Prairie Advanced Marine Biology Foaming Mousse Cleanser, $102 Despite its gentle formula, it manages to dissolve makeup. 2. Lancome Mousse Eclat, $56 This clarifying cleanser boasts papaya and pineapple extracts to hydrate and calm skin as it gently exfoliates. 3. Ioma White Revelation Brightening Cleansing Mousse, $68 Comes with tiny exfoliating beads. 4. Too Cool For School Egg Mousse Soap, $23 Skin looks dewy after, and it even doubles as shaving foam.
5. Dermagold Delicate Skin Cleansing Mousse, $48 Its texture is silky, and skin feels softer after. 6. Dior Prestige La Mousse, $106 Has natural rose oil to repair and soothe delicate, tired complexions. 7. Ettusais Jelly Mousse, $30 Its gel-to-mousse texture tightens pores and leaves face refreshingly cool.
An adapted version first appeared in Female‘s May issue, out on newsstands now.