I like the pump for dispensing product as it is a lot more hygienic than those removers that require soaking the cotton pads against the opening. The smell of the cleansing oil reminds me of a lemony dishwashing fluid, I guess it is meant to clear makeup off like how dishwashing fluid clears dishes. Using two pumps per cotton pad, I massage through about 6 pumps and still found (faint) traces of gel eyeliner on my cleansing cloth later in the shower. I ended up waking the next morning with a stye, caused either directing or indirectly by the cleansing oil [Tip: If you don't have an extra face towel around like me, try soaking cotton pads in hot water and then hold it over the inflicted area. I used 3-4 cotton pads twice that day and my stye was gone the next morning!]. Luckily I didn't get any more breakouts on the following trials over the last 3 weeks.
To sum it up, I like the cleansing oil for removing lip products (only need 1 pump). I wouldn't use this cleansing oil for removing eye products anymore because it always causes my vision to blur for 5-10 minutes. At £18.00 for 150mL, I expected the MAC Cleansing Off Oil to gently remove everything, so I am a bit disappointed. I probably would not repurchase.
Have you tried MAC Cleansing Off Oil Before? What brands of cleansing oil do you love?